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Senate Bill 286; Regular Session 2015-2016


Printer's No.(PN):
Short Title:
An Act amending the act of June 12, 1931 (P.L.575, No.200), entitled "An act providing for joint action by Pennsylvania and New Jersey in the development of the ports on the lower Delaware River, and the improvement of the facilities for transportation across the river; authorizing the Governor, for these purposes, to enter into an agreement with New Jersey; creating The Delaware River Joint Commission and specifying the powers and duties thereof, including the power to finance projects by the issuance of revenue bonds; transferring to the new commission all the powers of the Delaware River Bridge Joint Commission; and making an appropriation," further providing for the Delaware River Joint Commission, for composition, for employees, for financing and for executive sessions; providing for majority approval and contract procedures; further providing for report; providing for conflicts of interest, for master plan and creating the Port Authority Transit Corporation Commuter's Council; further providing for definitions; authorizing the Governor to apply for approval; prohibiting the entrance into a compact until passage of a similar act; and making editorial changes.
PN 0164
Referred to TRANSPORTATION, Jan. 16, 2015
Reported as committed, Jan. 21, 2015
First consideration, Jan. 21, 2015
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, Jan. 22, 2015
PN 0499
Re-reported as amended, Feb. 23, 2015
Second consideration, April 13, 2015
Third consideration and final passage, April 14, 2015 (49-0)
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page 324), April 14, 2015
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page 233), March 23, 2016
In the House
Referred to TRANSPORTATION, April 15, 2015
PN 1437
Reported as amended, Nov. 23, 2015
First consideration, Nov. 23, 2015
Laid on the table, Nov. 23, 2015
Removed from table, Nov. 24, 2015
Second consideration, Dec. 1, 2015
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, Dec. 1, 2015
(Remarks see House Journal Page 2059), Dec. 1, 2015
Re-reported as committed, Sept. 28, 2016
Third consideration and final passage, Sept. 28, 2016 (117-73)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 1803), Sept. 28, 2016
In the Senate
Re-reported on concurrence, as committed, Oct. 17, 2016
Senate concurred in House amendments, Oct. 18, 2016 (37-13)
Signed in Senate, Oct. 18, 2016
Signed in House, Oct. 19, 2016
Presented to the Governor, Oct. 20, 2016
Vetoed by the Governor, Oct. 28, 2016
Veto No. 5
In the Senate
Bill, together with Governor's Veto Message, laid on the table, Nov. 9, 2016
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