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

HOUSE CONVENES AT 1:00 P.M. E.D.S.T.
MONDAY, JUNE 26, 2017

Bill
No.
Print.
No.
TITLE OF BILL ACTION
SECOND CONSIDERATION
APPROPRIATION BILLS
SENATE
181
999
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.(Senators MENSCH, BARTOLOTTA, GREENLEAF and others)--Appropriations, June 26, 2017
1

This bill establishes the Performance-Based Budget Board.

SENATE
651
864
An Act providing for the capital budget for fiscal year 2017-2018; itemizing public improvement projects, furniture and equipment projects, transportation assistance projects, redevelopment assistance, flood control projects, Keystone Recreation, Park and Conservation Fund projects, Environmental Stewardship Fund projects, State forestry bridge projects, park and forest management projects, State ATV/Snowmobile Fund projects, Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission projects, Oil and Gas Lease Fund projects and Motor License Fund projects to be constructed, acquired or assisted by the Department of General Services, the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, the Department of Environmental Protection, the Department of Transportation or the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, together with their estimated financial costs; authorizing the incurring of debt without the approval of the electors for the purpose of financing the projects to be constructed, acquired or assisted by the Department of General Services, the Department of Environmental Protection, the Department of Transportation or the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission; authorizing the use of current revenue for the purpose of financing the projects to be constructed, acquired or assisted by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources or the Department of Transportation stating the estimated useful life of the projects; making a related repeal; and making appropriations.(Senators BROWNE AND HUGHES)--Appropriations, June 26, 2017
1

This bill is the Capital Budget Project Itemization Act of Fiscal Year 2017-2018.

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
15

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
15

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, June 22, 2017
2

This bill provides for classes of income.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
INSURANCE BILLS
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
12

This bill provides for punitive damages study.

HOUSE
1576
2064
An Act amending the act of May 17, 1921 (P.L.789, No.285), known as The Insurance Department Act of 1921, providing for limited lines travel insurance.(Representatives PICKETT AND DeLUCA)--Rules, June 21, 2017
3

This bill provides for limited lines travel insurance.

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
15

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, June 22, 2017
2

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 BILL
HOUSE
1469
2016
An Act amending the act of November 10, 1999 (P.L.491, No.45), known as the Pennsylvania Construction Code Act, in adoption and enforcement by municipalities, further providing for administration and enforcement.(Representatives HEFFLEY, McGINNIS, MILLARD and others)--Rules, June 21, 2017
3

This bill amends the PA Construction Code Act to require that building permit applications in municipalities using one or more third party agency to enforce the Uniform Construction Code, contain a written notice on where complaints can be directed about the performance of such agencies.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
LOCAL GOVERNMENT BILL
HOUSE
641
1712
An Act amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in assessments of persons and property, providing for senior property tax freeze.(Representatives GROVE, SCHWEYER, JAMES and others)--Local Government, June 7, 2017
10

This bill establishes an Optional Senior Property Tax Freeze program.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
STATE GOVERNMENT BILL
HOUSE
1175
1398
An Act amending Title 65 (Public Officers) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in lobbying disclosure, further providing for registration, for reporting, for prohibited activities, for penalties and for registration fees, fund established, system and regulations.(Representatives CUTLER, NEUMAN, MATZIE and others)--State Government, June 26, 2017
1

This bill provides for registration, for reporting, for prohibited activities, for penalties and for registration fees, fund established, system and regulations.

SECOND CONSIDERATION
TRANSPORTATION BILLS
SENATE
288
274
An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in rules of the road in general, further providing for duty of driver in emergency response areas.(Senators RAFFERTY, McGARRIGLE, BREWSTER and others)--Transportation, June 26, 2017
1

This bill increases the fines and suspends the licenses of repeat offenders of PA's "Steer Clear" law.

SENATE
289
959
An Act designating a bridge on that portion of old State Route 22 over the Conemaugh River in Blairsville Borough, Indiana County, as the Blairsville Area Veterans Memorial Bridge; designating that portion of State Route 4027, also known as Business U.S. Route 220, over the Norfolk Southern mainline railroad tracks in Grazierville, Snyder Township, Blair County, as the John Fredrick Bridges Memorial Bridge; designating the bridge, identified as Bridge Key 53825, on that portion of State Route 1011, also known as Castile Run Road, over the South Fork Tenmile Creek between Jefferson Township and Clarksville Borough, Greene County, as the PFC Brent A. McClellan Memorial Bridge; designating a bridge on that portion of U.S. Route 11 over the Susquehanna River between the City of Pittston and West Pittston Borough, Luzerne County, as the Specialist Dale J. Kridlo Memorial Bridge; designating a bridge at the junction of State Route 150 and State Route 64 over Fishing Creek in Mill Hall Borough, Clinton County, as the U.S. Navy SOC David M. Collins Veterans Memorial Bridge; designating a bridge on that portion of State Route 2014 over Lycoming Creek, City of Williamsport, Lycoming County, as the Alexander M. McFadden Memorial Bridge; and designating a bridge on that portion of State Route 85 over the north branch of Plum Creek, Plumville Borough, Indiana County, as the Henry Lue Weaver Memorial Bridge.(Senator WHITE)--Transportation, June 26, 2017
1

This bill names multiple bridges in multiple counties.

THIRD CONSIDERATION
LOCAL GOVERNMENT BILL
SENATE
365
357
An Act amending the act of May 1, 1933 (P.L.103, No.69), known as The Second Class Township Code, in corporate powers, further providing for personal property.(Senators GORDNER, VULAKOVICH, COSTA and others)--Appropriations, June 22, 2017 Fiscal-Note Attached
2

This bill provides for personal property.

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, June 22, 2017
2

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, June 14, 2017
6

HOUSE
284
1556
A Resolution urging the Congress of the United States to repeal the Environmental Protection Agency's MS4 program.(Representatives MOUL, KEEFER, SANKEY and others)--State Government, June 8, 2017
9

RESOLUTIONS
PURSUANT TO RULE 35
HOUSE
360
1845
A Resolution honoring the life and achievements of Alvin C. Bush and expressing condolences on his passing.(Representatives EVERETT, FREEMAN, CUTLER and others)--June 6, 2017

HOUSE
405
2027
A Resolution congratulating the Pittsburgh Penguins on winning the National Hockey League's 2017 Stanley Cup Finals.(Representatives WARNER, HENNESSEY, TOOHIL and others)--June 20, 2017

HOUSE
407
2029
A Resolution congratulating the National Hockey League champion Pittsburgh Penguins for winning the 2017 Stanley Cup.(Representatives WHEATLEY, DERMODY, DAY and others)--June 20, 2017

HOUSE
411
2073
A Resolution honoring the life and legacy of Henry L. Hillman and recognizing his exemplary contributions to Pennsylvania.(Representatives FRANKEL, CALTAGIRONE, P. COSTA and others)--June 21, 2017