PRINTER'S NO.  652

  

THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA

  

HOUSE BILL

 

No.

596

Session of

2009

  

  

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  

  

  

  

AN ACT

  

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Providing for presentation checks delivered by government

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officials of the Commonwealth.

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The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

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hereby enacts as follows:

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Section 1.  Short title.

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This act shall be known and may be cited as the Presentation

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Check Act.

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Section 2.  Definitions.

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The following words and phrases when used in this act shall

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have the meanings given to them in this section unless the

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context clearly indicates otherwise:

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"Commonwealth official."  A member or employee of the

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legislative or the executive branch of the Commonwealth

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government.

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"Presentation check."  Oversized checks having no monetary

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value but represent a loan, grant or other moneys provided by

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the Commonwealth which are delivered by Commonwealth officials

 


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to a person, business entity or institution in a ceremonial

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function.

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Section 3.  Condition.

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All presentation checks issued by a Commonwealth official

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shall have in the signature portion of the check the phrase:

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Pennsylvania taxpayers.

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Section 10.  Effective date.

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This act shall take effect in 60 days.

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