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Local Government 2011 - 2012 Session

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Officers

Freeman, Robert
Democratic Chair

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Recent Meetings and Public Hearings

Committee meetings are not available prior to 2019.

Legislation Remaining in This Committee

HB2043 HAHN
An Act amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, furth...
SB405 BROWNE
An Act amending the act of December 31, 1965 (P.L.1257, No.511), known as The Local Tax Enabling Act...
HB2731 BENNINGHOFF
An Act amending the act of August 9, 1955 (P.L.323, No.130), known as The County Code, in prothonota...
HB2729 EVANKOVICH
An Act amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, furth...
HB2704 GOODMAN
An Act amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in ne...
HB2615 DeLUCA
An Act amending the act of July 28, 1953 (P.L.723, No.230), known as the Second Class County Code, p...
HB2531 SCAVELLO
An Act amending the act of December 31, 1965 (P.L.1257, No.511), known as The Local Tax Enabling Act...
HB2436 PETRI
An Act amending the act of May 1, 1933 (P.L.103, No.69), known as The Second Class Township Code, in...
HB2418 GINGRICH
An Act amending the act of August 9, 1955 (P.L.323, No.130), known as The County Code, further provi...
HB2404 PRESTON
An Act amending the act of July 28, 1953 (P.L.723, No.230), known as the Second Class County Code, p...

Committee Transcripts and Reports

Hearing
Date
Committees Subcommittee Witnesses/Testifiers Location
09/19/2012 Local Government  
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Harrisburg
  The Committee received testimony on several pieces of legislation by Rep. Wheatley on the issue of Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises. They were: H.B. 2089, H.B. 2091, H.B. 2092, H.B. 2093, H.B. 2094, H.B. 2095, H.B. 2096, and H.B. 2140.
  Transcript   HB2089 , HB2091 , HB2092 , HB2093 , HB2094 , HB2095 , HB2096 , HB2140
09/18/2012 Local Government  
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Harrisburg
  The committee received testimony on S.B. 1261 (Erickson), which would amend the purposes and powers section of the Municipality Authorities Act (MAA) in Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, to permit the establishment of municipal authorities for storm water management planning and projects.
  Transcript   SB1261
12/08/2011 Local Government;
Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development;
Senate Local Government;
Urban Affairs
 
Show:
Harrisburg
  The committees received testimony and examined Act 47 of 1987 (Municipalities Finanacial Recovery Act) and how it would impact the stakeholders (i.e. local governments, businesses and communities and labor).
  Transcript    
10/20/2011 Local Government;
Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development;
Senate Local Government;
Urban Affairs
 
Show:
Harrisburg
  The committees received testimony on Act 47 of 1987 (Municipalities Financial Recovery Act) and the impact it has on local governments, businesses and communities and labor.
  Transcript    
05/19/2011 Local Government  
Show:
Harrisburg
  The committee received testimony on H.B. 633 (Creighton), which would provide for electronic publication of legal notices.
  Transcript   HB633

Majority

Subcommittee Chair on Boroughs Swanger, RoseMarie
Subcommittee Chair on Counties Knowles, Jerry
Subcommittee Chair on Townships Maloney, David M., Sr.

Minority

Subcommittee Democratic Chair on Townships
Subcommittee Democratic Chair on Boroughs
Subcommittee Democratic Chair on Counties
Subcommittee Democratic Chair on Boroughs Hornaman, John
Subcommittee Democratic Chair on Counties Mahoney, Tim
Subcommittee Democratic Chair on Townships Gibbons, Jaret