SB 494, PN 528 (Martin) – This legislation would amend Act 78 of 1979 to allow political subdivisions and authorities to enter to contracts for services when two consecutive advertisements fail to induce bids. A vote of 50-0 was recorded.
SB 952, PN 1757 (Regan) –This bill amends Title 51 (Military Affairs) to clarify the Veterans Preference Law. A vote of 50-0 was recorded.
SB 995, PN 1460 (Laughlin) – Amends Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes to further provide for the definition of a multipurpose agricultural vehicle. A vote of 50-0 was recorded.
HB 1510, PN 3854 (Jozwiak) –Designates a section of PA Route 183 in Berks County as the “Trooper Wayne C. Ebert Memorial Highway” and makes additional road naming designations. A vote of 50-0 was recorded.
HR 836, PN 3903 (Diamond) – Terminates the declaration of disaster emergency issued and extended by Governor Wolf in response to the spread of the COVID-19 disease. Senator Corman offered amendment A06139 which was a technical amendment. The amendment was agreed to by a vote of 46-4 and the resolution was adopted by vote of 31-19.
The Senate confirmed the following executive nominations by a vote of 50-0:
William J. Bates, Architects Licensure Board (new appointment)
David B. Morgan, State Board of Landscape Architects (reappointment)
Kalonji Johnson, Commissioner of Professional and Occupational Affairs (new appointment)