SENATE CALENDAR
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
SESSION OF 2015

THE SENATE WILL CONVENE AT 1:00 P.M.
MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015

Be bold in what you stand for and careful what you fall for.

Bill
No.
Print.
No.
TITLE OF BILL ACTION
BILLS ON THIRD CONSIDERATION
SENATE
489
429
An Act amending the act of February 18, 1998 (P.L.146, No.22), known as the Check Casher Licensing Act, further providing for definitions, for authority of department, for conditions for licensing and for fees and charges; and providing for recovery of losses due to theft and fraudulent misrepresentation.(Senators YAW and others)
9

SENATE
490
853
An Act amending Title 35 (Health and Safety) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency, further providing for organization of agency.(Senators BAKER and others)
5

SENATE
643
652
An Act amending Title 65 (Public Officers) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in open meetings, further providing for executive sessions.(Senators AUMENT and others)
7

SENATE
687
673
An Act amending Title 68 (Real and Personal Property) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions for planned communities, further providing for applicability of local ordinances, regulations and building codes.(Senators BROWNE and others)
7

SENATE
688
674
An Act amending Title 68 (Real and Personal Property) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions for condominiums, further providing for applicability of local ordinances, regulations and building codes.(Senators BROWNE and others)
7

SENATE
695
682
An Act amending Title 65 (Public Officers) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in lobbying disclosure, further providing for registration, for reporting and for registration fees, fund established, system and regulations.(Senators SCARNATI and others)
8

BILLS ON SECOND CONSIDERATION
SENATE
73
51
An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, in malt beverage tax, further providing for limited tax credits for small brewers.(Senators ALLOWAY and others)
4

SENATE
78
54
An Act amending the act of December 7, 1982 (P.L.784, No.225), known as the Dog Law, further providing for definitions and for revocation or refusal of kennel licenses.(Senators ALLOWAY and others)
2

HOUSE
89
79
An Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in discipline, removal and retirement of judicial officers, further providing for automatic retirement on age.(Representatives HARPER and others)
10

HOUSE
90
251
A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, further providing for compensation and retirement of justices, judges and justices of the peace.(Representatives HARPER and others)
10

SENATE
95
654
An Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in particular rights and immunities, providing for immunity for protected communications.(Senators FARNESE and others)
5

SENATE
104
784
An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in preliminary provisions, providing for the Dual Enrollment Expansion Task Force.(Senators DINNIMAN and others)
8

HOUSE
140
124
An Act amending the act of December 14, 1982 (P.L.1211, No.279), entitled "An act providing for ridesharing arrangements and providing that certain laws shall be inapplicable to ridesharing arrangements," providing for a short title; further providing for definitions and for motor carrier laws not applicable to ridesharing; and making editorial changes.(Representatives KILLION and others)
2

HOUSE
188
1559
An Act amending the act of June 30, 1981 (P.L.128, No.43), known as the Agricultural Area Security Law, further providing for definitions and for the purchase of agricultural conservation easements.(Representatives SONNEY and others)
2

HOUSE
221
464
An Act amending Titles 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) and 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in selection and retention of judicial officers, further providing for continuing education requirement; and, in municipal police education and training, further providing for powers and duties of Municipal Police Officers' Education and Training Commission.(Representatives CALTAGIRONE and others)
6

SENATE
294
851
An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in riot, disorderly conduct and related offenses, further providing for the offense of cruelty to animals.(Senators EICHELBERGER and others)
5

HOUSE
341
363
An Act amending Title 68 (Real and Personal Property) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions, further providing for definitions; and, in seller disclosures, further providing for disclosure form.(Representatives GINGRICH and others)
7

SENATE
356
887
An Act amending the act of December 31, 1965 (P.L.1257, No.511), known as The Local Tax Enabling Act, in consolidated collection of local income taxes, providing for the definition of "farming" and further providing for declaration and payment of income taxes and for withholding and remittance.(Senators FOLMER and others)
3

SENATE
373
288
An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in riot, disorderly conduct and related offenses, further providing for the offense of cruelty to animals.(Senators ALLOWAY and others)
5

SENATE
404
894
An Act establishing guidelines and procedures governing certain investigations and interrogations of correctional officers; authorizing certain civil suits by correctional officers; and providing for impact of collective bargaining agreements and for summary suspensions.(Senators ARGALL and others)
2

SENATE
438
389
An Act designating a bridge on that portion of State Route 982 over the Loyalhanna Creek, Westmoreland County, as the Lance Corporal Joseph E. Roble Memorial Bridge.(Senators WHITE and others)
2

SENATE
472
861
An Act amending the act of April 14, 1972 (P.L.233, No.64), known as The Controlled Substance, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Act, providing for records of distribution of controlled substances.(Senators RAFFERTY and others)
4

SENATE
501
497
An Act providing for protection of paychecks of certain workers, for the collection of membership dues and political contributions; and repealing certain provisions of The Administrative Code of 1929 and the Public Employee Fair Share Fee Law.(Senators EICHELBERGER and others)
6

SENATE
513
463
An Act amending the act of July 7, 1980 (P.L.380, No.97), known as the Solid Waste Management Act, in residual waste, further providing for transportation of residual waste; and abrogating a regulation.(Senators McGARRIGLE and others)
1

SENATE
538
519
An Act amending the act of July 2, 1993 (P.L.345, No.48), entitled "An act empowering the General Counsel or his designee to issue subpoenas for certain licensing board activities; providing for hearing examiners in the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs; providing additional powers to the Commissioner of Professional and Occupational Affairs; and further providing for civil penalties and license suspension," providing for reporting of sanctions and criminal proceedings and for temporary and automatic suspension.(Senators TOMLINSON and others)
2

SENATE
556
862
An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, in realty transfer tax, further providing for definitions and for excluded transactions.(Senators McILHINNEY and others)
4

SENATE
594
587
An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, further providing for the offense of cruelty to animals.(Senators DINNIMAN and others)
8

SENATE
609
892
An Act establishing a task force on prostate cancer and related chronic prostate conditions; and providing for powers and duties of the task force, the Department of Health, the Insurance Department, the Department of Aging and the Department of Human Services, and for prevention and education strategies.(Senators MENSCH and others)
2

SENATE
691
677
An Act amending the act of April 9, 1929 (P.L.343, No.176), known as The Fiscal Code, in cigarette sales and licensing, further providing for definitions, for retention of records and for violations and penalties and providing for preemption.(Senators MENSCH and others)
4

HOUSE
753
1052
An Act establishing the Pennsylvania Long-term Care Council; providing for its powers and duties; and repealing related provisions of the Public Welfare Code.(Representatives SCHLEGEL CULVER and others)
2

RESOLUTIONS
SENATE
95
811
A Resolution urging Federal and State regulatory agencies to utilize science-based data in evaluating crop protection chemistry and nutrients.(Senators VOGEL and others)
2

SENATE
113
885
A Resolution urging the Commonwealth to adopt and utilize person-first language with respect to people with disabilities.(Senators KITCHEN and others)
2

S.S.H.E.R.
1
State System of Higher Education Property Request  No. 1 of 2015
RESOLUTION A
In the Senate, May 5, 2015
Resolved, That State System of Higher Education Property Request No. 1 of 2015, transmitted by the State System of Higher Education under the Public School Code of 1949 to the General Assembly under date of May 5, 2015, which is incorporated herein by reference, be approved.
(Editorial Note: Final action on this request must occur within 30 calendar days following its date of transmittal to the General Assembly excluding days on which either house is not in session because of an adjournment of more than ten days to a day certain.)
S.S.H.E.R.
1

RESOLUTION B
In the Senate, May 5, 2015
Resolved, That State System of Higher Education Property Request No. 1 of 2015, transmitted by the State System of Higher Education under the Public School Code of 1949 to the General Assembly under date of May 5, 2015, which is incorporated herein by reference, be disapproved.
(Editorial Note: Final action on this request must occur within 30 calendar days following its date of transmittal to the General Assembly excluding days on which either house is not in session because of an adjournment of more than ten days to a day certain.)
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