Office Locations 

District Address
2424 Bristol Road
Neshaminy Valley Commons
Bensalem, PA 19020
Telephone: (215) 750-1017
Fax: (215) 750-1295

Capitol Address
49 East Wing
PO Box 202018
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2018
Telephone: (717) 783-7319
Fax: (717) 772-2414

Latest News
03/21/2017
WHAT: The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), will hold a voting meeting to consider four proposals, including two by the chairman. House Bill 396 would require prescribers to query the prescription monitoring database for each patient every time the patient is prescribed a controlled substance; and House Bill 398 would ensure that funding continues for essential human services in case of a budget impasse. Two other bills on the agenda include House Bill 45, which would allow eligible, terminally ill patients to use investigational drugs, biological products and devices not yet approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration; and House Bill 381, which would require the Department of Human Services to issue guidelines and adopt rules and regulations regarding a minor’s right to consent to mental health treatment.
03/10/2017
WHAT: The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), will hold a public hearing on a recent requirement that would significantly reduce the amount of time that a person with disabilities could spend in a day center or sheltered workshop under the Office of Developmental Programs. The hearing will include testimony of those affected, along with a potential compromise worked out between lawmakers and officials with the Department of Human Services.
01/31/2017
HARRISBURG – In an effort to help streamline government operations so that more people can be helped and taxpayers get the most effective use of their tax dollars, Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks) today outlined his proposal to maintain and strengthen the cabinet-level Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs.
01/30/2017
WHAT: Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), chairman of the House Human Services Committee and longtime champion of efforts to prevent drug abuse, will respond to Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposal to combine the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs and three other agencies into a Department of Health and Human Services.
01/05/2017
Bucks County lawmaker selected as Human Services chairman for fourth consecutive session
11/04/2016
New law enables paramedics to assist police in DUI cases
10/26/2016
HARRISBURG – An effort to overturn a new Medicaid rule that will make it harder for those facing a drug and alcohol addiction from receiving appropriate treatment cleared the state House today, said Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), author of the measure.
10/18/2016
WHAT: The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), will learn what to do when a loved one has an addiction problem.
10/07/2016
BENSALEM – Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks) said today that his annual Senior Expo will be held Thursday, Oct. 20, at the Bensalem Senior Center, and he invited seniors, their family members and caregivers to stop by. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the senior center is located at 1850 Byberry Road in Bensalem.
07/19/2016
BENSALEM – Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks) is hoping the story of a local teen who died a decade ago of a heroin overdose and a memorial event this Saturday will help increase awareness of the devastating opioid epidemic that is affecting Bensalem and communities across the country.
06/22/2016
WHAT: The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), will hold a hearing on House Bill 1692, which would allow for the involuntary commitment of individuals with drug and alcohol addiction.
06/14/2016
The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), will receive an update on the ongoing opioid crisis from Drug and Alcohol Programs Secretary Gary Tennis.
06/08/2016
WHAT: The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), will hear from representatives of several human service nonprofit organizations regarding the impact of a budget impasse on their agencies.
06/07/2016
HARRISBURG – The House of Representatives today unanimously approved legislation, introduced by Bucks County State Reps. Frank Farry (R-Langhorne) and Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bensalem), to enable paramedics to conduct blood draws on behalf of municipal police departments in alleged driving under the influence (DUI) cases.
05/11/2016
HARRISBURG – In conjunction with National Police Week, Bucks County State Reps. Frank Farry (R-Langhorne) and Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bensalem) introduced legislation to authorize paramedics to conduct blood draws on behalf of municipal police departments in alleged driving under the influence (DUI) cases.