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House Bill 1605; Regular Session 2015-2016


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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 and for compliance checks; providing for cancer control, prevention and research; in disposition of abandoned and unclaimed property, further providing for definitions and for property held by fiduciaries, providing for notice given by holder and for United States savings bonds and further providing for certificate of finder registration and for notice and publication of lists of property subject to Commonwealth custody and control; providing for capital facilities; in oil and gas wells, further providing for Environmental Stewardship Fund and providing for oil and gas conservation; in heritage areas, further providing for program and providing for declaration of policy and for Heritage Area Program; providing for Business in Our Sites Program account; providing for transportation network companies and motor carrier companies; in special funds, further providing for funding and for State Workers' Insurance Board; in additional special funds, further providing for use of fund, providing for hospital uncompensated care payments and reimbursements for extraordinary expense report and further providing for definitions, for Pennsylvania Race Horse Development Fund, for distributions from Pennsylvania Race Horse Development Fund, for drug and alcohol programs and for Natural Gas Infrastructure Development Fund; repealing provisions relating to 2011-2012 budget implementation and 2011-2012 restrictions on appropriations for funds and accounts; providing for 2016-2017 budget implementation and for 2016-2017 restrictions on appropriations for funds and accounts; in general budget implementation, further providing for executive offices and for Gaming Control Board and providing for Commonwealth Financing Authority restricted revenue account, for Federal and Commonwealth use of forest land, for Motor License Fund, for Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board procedure, for restaurant liquor license auction and for Liquor Code term; providing for general budget restrictions on appropriations for funds and accounts; providing for school district intercepts for the payment of debt service during budget impasse; in 2015-2016 budget implementation, further providing for Department of Human Services; and making related repeals.
PN 2320
Referred to LOCAL GOVERNMENT, Oct. 7, 2015
Reported as committed, Feb. 10, 2016
First consideration, Feb. 10, 2016
Laid on the table, Feb. 10, 2016
Removed from table, March 14, 2016
Second consideration, March 15, 2016
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, March 15, 2016
(Remarks see House Journal Page 274), March 15, 2015
Re-reported as committed, March 16, 2016
Third consideration and final passage, March 16, 2016 (191-0)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 351), March 16, 2016
In the Senate
Reported as committed, June 14, 2016
First consideration, June 14, 2016
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, June 22, 2016
PN 3691
Re-reported as amended, June 30, 2016
Second consideration, June 30, 2016
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, June 30, 2016
PN 3730
Re-reported as amended, July 13, 2016
Third consideration and final passage, July 13, 2016 (45-5)
In the House
Referred to RULES, July 13, 2016
Re-reported on concurrence, as committed, July 13, 2016
House concurred in Senate amendments, July 13, 2016 (124-66)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 1667-1672), July 13, 2016
Signed in House, July 13, 2016
Signed in Senate, July 13, 2016
Presented to the Governor, July 13, 2016
Approved by the Governor, July 13, 2016
Act No. 85 of 2016, July 13, 2016
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