H2297B3347A06532       RLE:JMM 05/06/08    #90             A06532
            AMENDMENTS TO HOUSE BILL NO. 2297 (As amended by A06858)
                                    Sponsor:  REPRESENTATIVE BOYD
                                           Printer's No. 3347

     1       Amend Title, page 1, line 17 (A06858), by striking out "and"
     2    where it appears the first time
     3       Amend Title, page 1, line 20 (A06858), by removing the period
     4    after "tax" and inserting
     5               ; and providing for work performed.
     6       Amend Bill, page 5, by inserting between lines 33 and 34
     7    (A06858)
     8       Section 4.1.  The act is amended by adding a section to read:
     9    Section 1301.1.  Work performed.
    10       When a political subdivision has provided, approved or
    11    authorized a tax abatement or tax exemption for a property or
    12    project under this act, all construction, reconstruction,
    13    demolition, alteration and repair work other than maintenance
    14    work performed on a property shall be done in accordance with
    15    the act of May 1, 1913 (P.L.155, No.104), referred to as the
    16    Separations Act, and the act of August 15, 1961 (P.L.987,
    17    No.442), known as the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act, except
    18    that the Separations Act shall not apply to work funded by a
    19    person or business. For purposes of this act, maintenance work
    20    means repair of existing facilities when the size, type or
    21    extent of the facilities is not thereby changed or increased.

    22       Amend Sec. 5, page 5, lines 34 and 35 (A06858), by striking
    23    out all of said lines and inserting
    24       Section 5.  This act shall apply as follows:
    25           (1)  The amendment of section 515 of the act shall apply
    26       to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2008.
    27           (2)  The addition of section 1301.1 of the act shall
    28       apply to all contracts entered into on or after the effective
    29       date of this act.