Commission Distributes Jury Service Pamphlet for LEP Individuals to PA’s Federal, State Courts

In November 2021, the Commission distributed to Pennsylvania’s federal district courts and state court administrators electronic and hard copies of its informational pamphlets on jury service. These pamphlets were produced Continue ReadingCommission Distributes Jury Service Pamphlet for LEP Individuals to PA’s Federal, State Courts

Commission Submits Letters in Support of Bills Expanding Non-Discrimination Protections for LGBTQ Individuals

On September 29, 2021, the Commission submitted to Pennsylvania House and Senate committee chairs its letter in support of legislation that would expand non-discrimination protections for LGBTQ Pennsylvanians in the Continue ReadingCommission Submits Letters in Support of Bills Expanding Non-Discrimination Protections for LGBTQ Individuals

Commission Submits Comments on Proposed Amendments to PA Interpreter Regs & Compensation Schedules

On July 8, 2021, the Commission submitted to the AOPC its formal comments on the proposed amendments to Act 172’s interpreter regulations and compensation schedules. The Commission’s comments supported strengthening Continue ReadingCommission Submits Comments on Proposed Amendments to PA Interpreter Regs & Compensation Schedules