THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY COX, BEAR, BENNINGHOFF, CREIGHTON, CUTLER, ELLIS, GRELL, MELIO, MILLER, MUSTIO, PERRY, RAPP, ROAE, ROHRER AND SWANGER, FEBRUARY 24, 2009
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON STATE GOVERNMENT, FEBRUARY 24, 2009
Providing for presentation checks delivered by government
officials of the Commonwealth.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Short title.
This act shall be known and may be cited as the Presentation
Section 2. Definitions.
The following words and phrases when used in this act shall
have the meanings given to them in this section unless the
context clearly indicates otherwise:
"Commonwealth official." A member or employee of the
legislative or the executive branch of the Commonwealth
"Presentation check." Oversized checks having no monetary
value but represent a loan, grant or other moneys provided by
the Commonwealth which are delivered by Commonwealth officials
to a person, business entity or institution in a ceremonial
Section 3. Condition.
All presentation checks issued by a Commonwealth official
shall have in the signature portion of the check the phrase:
Section 10. Effective date.
This act shall take effect in 60 days.