HOUSE CALENDAR
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
SESSION OF 2015-2016

HOUSE CONVENES AT 1:00 P.M. E.S.T.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2015

Bill
No.
Print.
No.
TITLE OF BILL ACTION
SECOND CONSIDERATION
VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREP. BILLS
HOUSE
49
43
An Act amending the act of June 24, 1976 (P.L.424, No.101), referred to as the Emergency and Law Enforcement Personnel Death Benefits Act, providing for the payment of death benefits to members of the Pennsylvania Civil Air Patrol.(Representatives SAINATO, BARRAR, COHEN and others)--Veterans Affairs and Emergency Prep., February 2, 2015
1

This bill extends the $100,000 death benefit that is currently available to other emergency responders.

HOUSE
131
115
An Act amending the act of December 15, 1982 (P.L.1266, No.287), entitled, as amended, "An act conferring limited residency status on military personnel, their dependents and civilian personnel assigned to an active duty station in Pennsylvania," further providing for attendance at State-related and State-owned institutions of higher learning and community colleges.(Representatives BARRAR, V. BROWN, CONKLIN and others)--Veterans Affairs and Emergency Prep., February 2, 2015
1

This bill amends act 287 of 1982 to provide reduced tuition rates at community colleges and state related/state owned institutions for veterans, their spouses and dependent children.

HOUSE
152
232
An Act amending the act of June 24, 1976 (P.L.424, No.101), referred to as the Emergency and Law Enforcement Personnel Death Benefits Act, providing for the payment of death benefits.(Representatives TALLMAN, SAYLOR, MILLARD and others)--Veterans Affairs and Emergency Prep., February 2, 2015
1

This bill amends Act 101 of 1976 referred to as the first responder death benefit act, by extending the filing period for the benefit from 90 days to 3 years.

HOUSE
157
143
An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in professional and occupational licenses, further providing for definitions and for retention and certification.(Representatives HEFFLEY, BLOOM, MILLARD and others)--Veterans Affairs and Emergency Prep., February 2, 2015
1

This bill amends Chapter 75 Title 51, by requiring certain Commonwealth agencies to strongly consider a veteran's military education, training and experience for the purpose of receiving possible waivers from requirements for professional credentials.

RESOLUTION
HOUSE
38
154
A Resolution urging the Governor to issue a proclamation to observe January 30, 2015, as "Pennsylvanians with Disabilities Day" in Pennsylvania, and requesting the Governor to appoint a committee to investigate and recommend how the Commonwealth can best commemorate "Pennsylvanians with Disabilities Day" on an annual basis to recognize residents with disabilities who have distinguished themselves and this Commonwealth in the spirit of the late President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.(Representatives MATZIE, SNYDER, BIZZARRO and others)--Health, February 2, 2015
1

RESOLUTIONS
PURSUANT TO RULE 35
HOUSE
4
9
A Resolution commemorating the 300th anniversary of the establishment of the Borough of Hatboro.(Representatives MURT, CALTAGIRONE, COHEN and others)--January 26, 2015

HOUSE
6
10
A Resolution commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge.(Representatives MURT, BAKER, BARRAR and others)--January 26, 2015

HOUSE
34
135
A Resolution honoring the Northwest Raiders Football Team from the City of Philadelphia on capturing the 2014 Pop Warner National Super Bowl Championship for the Midget Division.(Representatives YOUNGBLOOD, KINSEY, CRUZ and others)--January 27, 2015

HOUSE
53
236
A Resolution recognizing February 6, 2015, as "Ronald Reagan Day" in Pennsylvania.(Representatives SAYLOR, BAKER, BARRAR and others)--February 2, 2015