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Post Session Report 2021

Post Session Report :: Wednesday, November 10, 2021

SB 140, PN 117 (Browne) - This legislation would require that all candidates for office and political action committees in Pennsylvania utilize the Department of State’s online filing system to electronically file campaign finance reports. A vote of 49-0 was recorded....

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Post Session Report :: Tuesday, November 9, 2021

SB 347, PN 350 (DiSanto) – Amends the Tax Reform Code to allow for “like-kind” exchanges which would allow for businesses to reduce their tax liability when property is exchanged for similar property. This change would mirror Pennsylvania’s tax law with the Internal...

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Post Session Report :: Monday, November 8, 2021

HB 416, PN 2322 (Quinn) – Amends the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L. 30, No. 14), known as the Public-School Code of 1949, by allowing school nurses, or a professional employee whose duties include direct contact with students, to complete a Department of Health approved...

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Post Session Report :: Wednesday, October 27, 2021

SB 275, PN 1163 (Yaw) - Prohibits municipalities from restricting or prohibiting the connection of utility service to a consumer based on source of energy. A vote of 35-15 was recorded. SB 349, PN 352 (Hutchinson) - Amends the Tax Reform Code of 1971 to increase the...

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Post Session Report :: Tuesday, October 26, 2021

SB 814, PN 993 (Yudichak) – amends Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) by adding two new sections, §5104.2 (Evading arrest or detention on foot) and §5104.3 (Harming a police animal while evading arrest or detention). Amendment A02766 (Yudichak) – The amendment does not...

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Post Session Report :: Monday, October 25, 2021

SB 236, PN 1102 (Brooks) – Amends the Telemarketer Registration Act by prohibiting a telemarketer from spoofing phone numbers so the call appears to originate from the same local area as the recipient. The bill also prohibits telemarketers from making “robocalls”...

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Post Session Report :: Tuesday, October 19, 2021

SB 157, PN 139 (Mensch) – The legislation would create the Pennsylvania First-Time Home Buyer Savings Account Act to allow an individual(s) to put up to $150,000 aside deductible from taxable income for the purchase of a single-family residence. A vote of 46-3 was...

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Post Session Report:: Monday, October 18, 2021

SB 224, PN 194 (Bartolotta) – Amends the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L. 30, No. 14), known as the Public-School Code of 1949, by repealing the current requirements for out of state teachers to become certified in Pennsylvania and outlining new criteria for certification....

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Post Session Report :: Wednesday, September 29, 2021

HB 1774, PN 2149 (Flood) - Amends the Achieving Better Care by Monitoring All Prescriptions Program (ABC-MAP) Act by expanding who may query the system and extending the length of the ABC-MAP program. A vote of 48-0 was recorded. SB 869, PN 1074 (Tomlinson) - Amends...

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Post Session Report :: Tuesday, September 28, 2021

SB 396, PN 384 (Bartolotta) – An Act designating the bridge, identified as Bridge Key 35000, carrying State Route 2040 in Bentleyville Borough, Washington Country, as the Mrs. Madeline Finney Memorial Bridge. A vote of 49-0 was recorded. SB 725, PN 1103 (Bartolotta) –...

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Post Session Report :: Monday, September 27, 2021

SB 153, PN 127 (Langerholc) – An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in size, weight and load, further providing for maximum gross weight of vehicles. A vote of 48-1 was recorded. HB 523, PN 1822 (Day) – Amends Act 169 of 1836,...

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Post Session Report :: Wednesday, September 22, 2021

SB 552, PN 579 (Dush) - An Act amending the act of February 14, 2008 (P.L.6, No.3), known as the Right-to-Know Law, by adding a new section to the Right-To-Know law to allow agencies to petition the Office of Open Records for relief from a vexatious requestor. A vote...

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Post Session Report:: Tuesday, September 21, 2021

SB 318, PN 326 (Scavello) – An Act amending Title 34 (Game) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in hunting and furtaking, further providing for hunting on Sunday prohibited. A vote of 47-2 was recorded. SB 461, PN 469 (Baker) – Amends Title 35 to mandate Senate...

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Post Session Report :: Friday, June 25th, 2021

HB 1508, PN 1603 (Saylor) - House Bill 1508, Printer’s Number 1603 makes annual appropriations for fiscal year 2021-22 to the Department of State for use by the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs in support of the professional licensure boards. These...

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Post Session Report :: Thursday, June 24, 2021

SB 78, PN 930 (Baker) – The bill amends the provisions of the child custody statute to focus on the health and safety of the child. A vote of 46-4 was recorded. HB 101, PN 1008 (Gleim) – Exempts an agritourism activity provider from being held civilly liable for...

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Post Session Report :: Wednesday, June 23, 2021

HB 196, PN 162 (Day) - Provides employment protections to Pennsylvania residents who are members of a National Guard or Reserve unit in another state. A vote of 50-0 was recorded. SB 550, PN 686 (Robinson) - Amends the 2nd Class County Code so that it is aligned with...

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Post Session :: Tuesday, June 22, 2021

SB 208, PN 177 (DiSanto) –  Amends the Municipalities Planning Code to clarify that a municipality may retain a bond of 110% of the value of outstanding improvements, rather than 10% of the original bond value in addition to the cost of required improvements, to...

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Post Session :: Monday, June 21, 2021

SB 324, PN 850 (Langerholc) –  This bill amends the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L. 30, No. 14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, by adding a new section to Article XIII (relating to pupils and attendance) that...

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Post Session Report :: Wednesday, June 16, 2021

SB 416, PN 910 (Gordner) - Amends the Professional Nursing Law, to provide for the official designation of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists and related requirements for certification. A vote of 50-0 was recorded. SB 561, PN 909 (Fontana) - An Act authorizing...

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Post Session Report :: Tuesday, June 15, 2021

SB 478, PN 503 (Dush) – 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 503, PN 527 (Regan) – Amends...

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