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Post Session Report 2018

Post Session Report :: Wednesday, May 23, 2018

SB 257, PN 1761 (Ward) - Amends the Insurance Company Law of 1921 providing for quality eye care for insured Pennsylvanians. A vote of 49-0 was recorded. SB 439, PN 1759 (Fontana) - This legislation establishes the Carbon Monoxide Alarm Standards in Child Care...

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Post Session Report :: Tuesday, May 22, 2018

HB 566, PN 3544 (Santora) - This bill amends the Contractor and Subcontractor Payment Act to allow a contractor to suspended work on a construction project if payment is not received per the terms of their contract. A vote of 43-5 was recorded. SB 801, PN 1012...

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Post Session Report :: Monday, May 21, 2018

SB 189, PN 178 (McGarrigle) – This bill amends the Pennsylvania Crime Victims Act to grant crime victims the right to attend criminal trials unless the court determines that the victim’s testimony would be materially altered if the victim heard other testimony in the...

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Post Session Report :: Wednesday, April 25, 2018

SB 384, PN 384 (Farnese) - The bill amends the Assessors Certification Act of 1992 by removing the current exemption in the law for assessors in Philadelphia County. A vote of 49-0 was recorded. SB 435, PN 612 (Boscola) - The bill requires all motorists driving in...

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Post Session Report :: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

HB 478, PN 2699 (Fontana) - This legislation provides for outpatient psychiatric oversight and shall be known as the Outpatient Psychiatric Oversight Act. Senator Corman offered Amendment A06936 which adds a definition of “interactive audio and video” to the bill and...

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Post Session Report :: Monday, April 23, 2018

SB 1041, PN 1484 (Bartolotta) – The legislation provides for the creation and use of a Veteran Owned Small Business logotype and a Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business logotype.  Senator Bartolotta offered amendment A06900, which eliminates the “Disabled Veteran...

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Post Session Report:: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 SB 635, PN 1660 (Browne) - This bill allows for further consolidation of the collection of local, non-real estate taxes. A vote of 39-10 was recorded. SB 961, PN 1585 (Rafferty) - Amends Titles 18 and 75, to increase mandatory minimum...

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Post Session Report:: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

HB 595, PN 627 (Brown) - Amends Title 68 (Real and Personal Property) to allow condo and cooperative the ability to seek assistance and investigation from the Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection in the event of a violation by the declarant or the...

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Post Session Report :: Monday, April 16, 2018

SB 880, PN 1431 (Langerholc) – The bill amends Title 75 (Vehicles) to allow for 102-inch wide trailers on all Pennsylvania highways.  A vote of 50-0 was recorded. HB 1341, PN 2065 (Pyle) – House Bill 1341 amends the Bituminous Coal Mine Safety Act to add “emergency...

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Post Session Report :: Monday, March 26, 2018

SB 114, PN 88 (Eichelberger) – This bill allows a municipal sewer authority to terminate service to commercial customers that have not paid their sewer bills for at least six months.  The Senate approved the bill, 49-0. HB 1486, PN 1893 (Zimmerman) – This bill exempts...

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