Monthly Archives: June 2015

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June 25, 2015

 

9:30 – House Insurance

Informational meeting examining the Commonwealth’s pharmacy purchasing and spending costs

 

10:00 – House Children and Youth

To consider: HB 162

 

Off the floor – House Appropriations

Agenda TBA

 

11:00 – House and Senate sessions

 

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June 24, 2015

 

9:15 – House Consumer Affairs

HB 48, HB 965, HB 1098, HB 1241, HB 1326

 

9:30 – House Aging and Older Adult Services

To consider: HB 142, HB 271, HB 1210, HB 1329

 

9:30 – House Local Government

To consider: HB 1296, HB 1330, HB 1331

 

10:00 – House Professional Licensure

To consider: HB 1161, HB 1275, SB 538

 

10:00 – Senate Finance

Public hearing on the nomination of Timothy Reese for Treasurer followed by a voting meeting on: HB 239, HB 683

 

Off the floor – House Appropriations

Agenda TBA

 

Off the floor – Senate Urban Affairs and Housing

To consider: SB 877, HB 447, HB 613

 

11:00 – House and Senate sessions

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June 23, 2015

 

8:00 – House State Government

To consider: HB 941, SB 644, SB 645

 

9:00 – Legislative Audit Advisory Commission

Meeting to vote on auditing firm to handle the Statement of Financial Affairs for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2015

 

9:30 – House Finance

To consider: HB 928, HB 930

 

10:00 – House Judiciary

To consider: HB 262, HB 1118, HB 1205, HB 389

 

Off the floor – House Appropriations

Agenda TBA

 

11:00 – House session

 

1:00 – Senate session

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June 22, 2015

 

12:15 – House Transportation

To consider: HB 950, HB 1335, SB 385, SB 405, SB 438

 

Off the floor – House Appropriations

Agenda TBA

 

Off the floor – Senate Environmental Resources and Energy

To consider: SB 875

 

1:00 – House and Senate sessions

a daily look at historic legislation

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Historic Legislation Passed on June 19

 

1975

 

HB 218: An Act amending the act of August 8, 1961 (P. L. 975, No. 436), entitled “An act defining milk and its derivatives, prohibiting its adulteration, regulating its labeling, sale and serving; imposing powers and duties on the Department of Agriculture; providing penalties and making repeals,” further providing for definitions; and providing for the establishment of standards for milk and dairy products.

 

Approved by Governor Milton Shapp

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation, click here.

 

 

1996

 

SB 698: An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, further providing for educational aid for certain members of the Pennsylvania National Guard; and conferring powers and duties on the Adjutant General, the Department of Military Affairs and the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency.

 

Approved by Governor Tom Ridge

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation, click here.

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June 18, 2015

 

9:30 – House Urban Affairs

To consider: HB 974

 

9:30 – Senate Finance

Public hearing on municipal pension legislation

 

10:00 – House Judiciary

Public hearing on HB 322

 

10:00 – House Labor and Industry

To consider: HB 53, HB 725

 

11:00 – Independent Regulatory Review Commission

To consider the following regulations:

  • Reg. No. 3099 Department of Health #10-193: Schedules of Controlled Substances (Final-Omit)
  • Reg. No. 3026 PA Liquor Control Board #54-74: Conversion of Suspension to Fine

 

Off the floor – House Appropriations

Agenda TBA

 

11:00 – House and Senate sessions

a daily look at historic legislation

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Historic Legislation Passed on June 18

 

1976

 

HB 726: An Act amending the act of July 5, 1957 (P. L. 485, No. 276), entitled “An act for the protection of the public health and welfare, and the prevention of fraud and deception in the manufacture or sale of packaged non-alcoholic drinks; ***,” further defining the content of sugar in certain non-alcoholic drinks.

 

Approved by Governor Milton Shapp

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation, click here.

 

 

1982

 

HB 1806: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, prohibiting institutional vandalism; ethnic intimidation and providing for certain related private rights of action.

 

Approved by Governor Dick Thornburgh

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation, click here.

 

 

1984

 

SB 298: An Act providing for the inspection of amusement rides and attractions; granting powers and imposing duties on the Department of Agriculture; creating the Amusement Ride Safety Advisory Board; and imposing civil and criminal penalties.

 

Approved by Governor Dick Thornburgh

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation, click here.