HOUSE CALENDAR
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
SESSION OF 2017-2018

HOUSE CONVENES AT 1:00 P.M. E.D.S.T.
MONDAY, JUNE 5, 2017

Bill
No.
Print.
No.
TITLE OF BILL ACTION
SECOND CONSIDERATION
AGING AND OLDER ADULT SERVICES BILL
HOUSE
425
441
An Act amending the act of August 26, 1971 (P.L.351, No.91), known as the State Lottery Law, in pharmaceutical assistance for the elderly, further providing for determination of eligibility.(Representatives NELSON, McNEILL, MATZIE and others)--Aging & Older Adult Services, June 5, 2017
1

This bill extends a moratorium on increases in income due to a Social Security cost-of-living adjustment for certain individuals enrolled in PACE and PACENET.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
COMMERCE BILL
HOUSE
1213
1486
An Act amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in consolidated county assessment, further providing for short title and scope of chapter and for appeals by taxing districts and providing for standards of redress in appeals.(Representatives KAMPF, GODSHALL, McGINNIS and others)--Commerce, May 22, 2017
4

This bill provides for short title and scope of chapter and for appeals by taxing districts.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
CONSUMER AFFAIRS BILL
HOUSE
179
142
An Act amending Title 66 (Public Utilities) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions, further providing for definitions; in contract carrier by motor vehicle and broker, further providing for declaration of policy and definitions; and, in violations and penalties, further providing for unauthorized operation by carriers and brokers.(Representatives DAY, KNOWLES, D. COSTA and others)--Consumer Affairs, May 22, 2017
4

This bill amends Title 66 to increase penalties for unlicensed household goods movers operating in the Commonwealth.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
FINANCE BILL
HOUSE
332
356
An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, in personal income tax, further providing for classes of income.(Representatives GROVE, BLOOM, NELSON and others)--Finance, May 9, 2017
6

This bill provides for classes of income.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
GAME AND FISHERIES BILL
HOUSE
485
509
An Act amending Title 34 (Game) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Pennsylvania Game Commission, repealing provisions relating to junior hunter projects; and, in hunting and furtaking licenses, further providing for unlawful acts concerning licenses.(Representatives GOODMAN, GILLESPIE, BIZZARRO and others)--Game & Fisheries, June 5, 2017
1

This bill amends the Game and Wildlife Code to expand Pennsylvania's mentored hunting programs to include junior hunters aged 12 to 17 years old.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
GAMING OVERSIGHT BILL
HOUSE
864
970
An Act amending the act of December 19, 1988 (P.L.1262, No.156), known as the Local Option Small Games of Chance Act, in preliminary provisions, further providing for legislative intent and for definitions; in games of chance, providing for airport 50/50 drawing; and, in enforcement, further providing for enforcement.(Representatives MUSTIO, D. COSTA, DeLUCA and others)--Gaming Oversight, June 5, 2017
1

This bill amends the Local Option Small Games of Chance Act to allow non-profits affiliated with an international airport to hold 50/50 raffles within the airport.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
HEALTH BILL
HOUSE
877
1697
An Act amending the act of June 13, 1967 (P.L.31, No.21), known as the Human Services Code, in fiscal provisions relating to public assistance, providing for distribution of SNAP benefits.(Representatives TOOHIL, D. COSTA, DAVIS and others)--Health, May 23, 2017
3

This bill amends the Human Services Code to require a uniform distribution of SNAP benefits over a 25-day distribution schedule.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
INSURANCE BILL
HOUSE
1286
1789
An Act amending the act of March 20, 2002 (P.L.154, No.13), known as the Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error (Mcare) Act, in medical professional liability, providing for punitive damages study.(Representatives MENTZER, ZIMMERMAN, HICKERNELL and others)--Insurance, June 5, 2017
1

This bill provides for punitive damages study.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
JUDICIARY BILLS
HOUSE
111
1699
A Joint Resolution proposing integrated amendments to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, changing and adding provisions relating to selection of justices and judges.(Representatives CUTLER, DEAN, DRISCOLL and others)--Judiciary, May 22, 2017
4

This bill is a summary of proposed legislation and is prepared only as general information for use by the Republican Members and staff of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

HOUSE
274
1497
An Act amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in protection from abuse, further providing for relief.(Representatives MARSICO, READSHAW, KNOWLES and others)--Judiciary, May 9, 2017
6

This bill amends the Protection From Abuse Act to add another type of relief for the plaintiff by allowing the court to order the defendant to refrain from abusing the plaintiff's cat or dog.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
LABOR & INDUSTRY BILLS
HOUSE
25
188
An Act providing for school-to-work pilot programs; establishing the CareerBound Program; providing for a tax credit; and imposing powers and duties on the Department of Labor and Industry.(Representatives MACKENZIE, SIMMONS, EVANKOVICH and others)--Labor & Industry, June 5, 2017
1

This bill establishes the CareerBound program, a school-to-work pilot program.

HOUSE
176
1818
An Act amending the act of November 10, 1999 (P.L.491, No.45), known as the Pennsylvania Construction Code Act, in preliminary provisions, further providing for definitions and for application.(Representatives PICKETT, BAKER, BARRAR and others)--Labor & Industry, June 5, 2017
1

This bill amends the PA Construction Code Act to exclude structures commonly referred to as "roadside farmstands" from the Uniform Construction Code.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
STATE GOVERNMENT BILLS
HOUSE
410
1046
An Act providing for performance-based budgeting; establishing the Performance-Based Budget Board and providing for its powers and duties; conferring powers and imposing duties on the Independent Fiscal Office; and providing for performance hearings and performance reviews.(Representatives WARNER, SAYLOR, DUNBAR and others)--State Government, June 5, 2017
1

This bill establishes the Performance-Based Budget Board and provides for its powers and duties.

HOUSE
922
1075
An Act amending Title 71 (State Government) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in preliminary provisions relating to retirement for State employees and officers, further providing for definitions.(Representatives TALLMAN, BLOOM, MILLARD and others)--State Government, May 23, 2017
3

This bill amends Title 72 to remove future employees of the Susquehanna River Basin Commission for the State Employees Retirement System.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
TRANSPORTATION BILL
HOUSE
109
1679
An Act designating Exit 15 of State Route 43, known as the Old Pittsburgh Road interchange, in Fayette County as the Lance Corporal Russell W. Naugle Vietnam Veteran Exit.(Representatives WARNER, HENNESSEY, BAKER and others)--Transportation, June 5, 2017
1

This bill designates Exit 15 of State Route 43 in Fayette County as the Lance Corporal Russell W. Naugle Vietnam Veteran Exit.

RESOLUTIONS
HOUSE
17
20
A Resolution requesting the Congress of the United States to urge the Food and Drug Administration to reverse its directive allowing OxyContin to be prescribed to children 11 to 16 years of age.(Representatives BURNS, MURT, DiGIROLAMO and others)--Human Services, May 9, 2017
6

HOUSE
83
433
A Resolution directing the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee to study vote-recording systems for the House of Representatives.(Representatives ROAE, ORTITAY, MACKENZIE and others)--State Government, April 24, 2017
10

HOUSE
222
1300
A Resolution urging the President of the United States and the Congress of the United States to enact H.R. 303 to permit full, concurrent receipt of military retired pay and other veterans compensation, including dependent allowances.(Representatives RYAN, BAKER, D. COSTA and others)--Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness, May 24, 2017
2

HOUSE
337
1735
A Resolution urging the Congress of the United States to enact legislation that would allow states to regulate air ambulance billing and pricing practices.(Representative PICKETT)--Insurance, May 23, 2017
3

RESOLUTIONS
PURSUANT TO RULE 35
HOUSE
304
1617
A Resolution congratulating The Pennsylvania State University football team for winning the Big Ten Championship on December 3, 2016.(Representatives CONKLIN, BENNINGHOFF, HANNA and others)--May 9, 2017

HOUSE
305
1618
A Resolution congratulating The Pennsylvania State University men's ice hockey team on winning its first Big Ten Championship and on its continued success both athletically and academically.(Representatives CONKLIN, BENNINGHOFF, HANNA and others)--May 9, 2017

HOUSE
306
1619
A Resolution congratulating The Pennsylvania State University wrestling team on their sixth National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I championship in seven years.(Representatives CONKLIN, BENNINGHOFF, HANNA and others)--May 9, 2017

HOUSE
345
1786
A Resolution celebrating the life of Cardinal William H. Keeler in Pennsylvania.(Representatives RYAN, BARRAR, BIZZARRO and others)--May 23, 2017