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Senate Bill 916; Regular Session 2017-2018


Printer's No.(PN):
Short Title:
An Act amending Titles 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) and 44 (Law and Justice) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in post-trial matters, further providing for postconviction DNA testing; in DNA data and testing, further providing for policy, for definitions, for powers and duties of State Police, for State DNA Data Base, for State DNA Data Bank, for State Police recommendation of additional offenses, for procedural compatibility with FBI and for DNA sample required upon conviction, delinquency adjudication and certain ARD cases, providing for collection from persons accepted from other jurisdictions and further providing for procedures for withdrawal, collection and transmission of DNA samples, for procedures for conduct, disposition and use of DNA analysis, for DNA data base exchange and for expungement.
PN 1535
Referred to JUDICIARY, March 15, 2018
Reported as committed, March 19, 2018
First consideration, March 19, 2018
Second consideration, March 21, 2018
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, March 21, 2018
Re-reported as committed, April 16, 2018
Third consideration and final passage, April 17, 2018 (50-0)
In the House
Referred to JUDICIARY, April 19, 2018
PN 2086
Reported as amended, Oct. 9, 2018
First consideration, Oct. 9, 2018
Laid on the table, Oct. 9, 2018
Removed from table, Oct. 11, 2018
Second consideration, Oct. 15, 2018
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, Oct. 15, 2018
Re-reported as committed, Oct. 16, 2018
Third consideration and final passage, Oct. 16, 2018 (187-3)
In the Senate
Re-reported on concurrence, as committed, Oct. 17, 2018
Senate concurred in House amendments, Oct. 17, 2018 (49-0)
Signed in Senate, Oct. 17, 2018
Signed in House, Oct. 17, 2018
Presented to the Governor, Oct. 18, 2018
Approved by the Governor, Oct. 24, 2018
Act No. 147
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