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Pa. Senate approves bill restricting fireworks

By Marley Parish

Pennsylvania’s Republican-controlled Senate has approved legislation that proposes to reform the state’s existing fireworks law, including restrictions on when they can be set off.

Pennsylvania’s Republican-controlled Senate approved legislation on Thursday proposing reform to the state’s existing fireworks law, including restrictions on when they can be set off. The bill, introduced by Rep. Frank Farry (R-Bucks), passed the upper chamber with a 44-6 vote...