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Legislation Enacted

 Amendatory acts prior to 1990 are not available.

Acts on General Legislation approved In 1979

Act Enact. Date Bill Subject
1 Feb 26
HB 17 Public Official and Employee Ethics Law - effective date change  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
2 Apr 6
SB 280 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - changing effective dates of provisions  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
3 Apr 6
SB 281 Conveyance - land in former river bed in Schuylkill County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
4 Apr 6
SB 430 Loan Interest and Protection Law - redefining terms  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
5 Apr 6
HB 153 Pennsylvania Savings Association Insurance Corporation Act - enactment  (effective 60 DAYS)
6 May 11
SB 197 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Mercer County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
7 May 11
HB 36 Public School Code - field trips and weather and nuclear emergencies  (effective 60 DAYS WITH EXCEPTIONS)
8 May 11
HB 98 Bedding and Upholstery Law - application to quilted clothing  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
9 May 18
HB 60 William B. Lentz Highway - official designation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
10 May 30
SB 185 Malt Beverage Tax Law - extending emergency period for tax credits  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
11 May 31
HB 417 Public School Code - payment of costs for exceptional children  (effective JULY 1, 1979 WITH EXCEPTIONS)
12 Jun 6
HB 305 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - articulated bus defined and regulated  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
13 Jun 7
SB 319 George C. Platt Memorial Bridge - official designation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
14 Jun 8
HB 39 Judicial Code (42 Pa.C.S.) - general monetary exemption  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
15 Jun 13
HB 59 1969-1970 Capital Budget - public improvement project  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
16 Jun 13
HB 510 Occupational Disease Act - compensation for disability  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
17 Jun 16
SB 646 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Pittsburgh  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
18 Jun 20
SB 2 Senior Citizens Tax or Rent Rebate Act - filing claims  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
19 Jun 28
SB 501 Flood damage grants - eligibility and application  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
20 Jun 28
HB 247 County and Municipal State Highway Law - deleting route  (effective 60 DAYS)
21 Jun 28
HB 300 Administrative Code - natural gas determinations  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
22 Jun 28
HB 448 Municipality Authorities Act - regulating contracts and purchases  (effective 60 DAYS)
23 Jun 28
HB 645 Borough Code - vacating streets  (effective 60 DAYS)
24 Jun 29
HB 369 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - snowmobile restricted receipts fund  (effective JULY 1, 1979)
25 Jun 29
HB 486 Capital Facilities Fund - public improvement project allocations  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
26 Jun 29
HB 595 Senior Citizens Property Tax Rebate Act - payment of expenses and claims  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
27 Jul 4
HB 404 Tax Reform Code - continuing and adding various taxes  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
28 Jul 4
HB 643 1978-1979 Capital Budget - transportation assistance projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
29 Jul 5
HB 160 Fish Law - editorial changes  (effective 60 DAYS)
30 Jul 5
HB 178 State highways - deleting routes in Union County  (effective 60 DAYS)
31 Jul 5
HB 568 Game Law - dogs pursuing small game  (effective 60 DAYS)
32 Jul 5
HB 780 Hiram G. Andrews Center in Johnstown - official designation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
33 Jul 5
HB 1486 Vehicle Code (Pa.C.S.) - changing certain effective dates  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
34 Jul 10
HB 25 Inheritance and Estate Tax Act - transfers not subject to tax  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
35 Jul 10
HB 649 State highways - changing route in Lancaster County  (effective 60 DAYS)
36 Jul 10
HB 650 State highways - deleting route in Lancaster County  (effective 60 DAYS)
37 Jul 10
HB 713 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Allegheny County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
38 Jul 10
HB 1009 State highways - changing route in Chester County  (effective COMPLETION OF WORK)
39 Jul 10
HB 215 Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs Fee Act - method of payment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
40 Jul 12
SB 223 Public Bathing Law - changing definition and penalty  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
41 Jul 13
HB 140 Public School Code - subsidies, reports, bids, etc.  (effective JULY 1, 1979)
42 Jul 13
HB 224 Eminent Domain Code - measure of damages for natural disasters  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
43 Jul 13
HB 459 Municipalities Planning Code - hearings in home rule municipalities  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
44 Jul 13
HB 657 Emergency Medical Services Systems Act - reenactment and amendment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
45 Jul 13
HB 1335 Second A and third class counties - tax assessment appeals  (effective 60 DAYS)
46 Jul 13
HB 1336 General County Assessment Law - tax assessment appeals  (effective 60 DAYS)
47 Jul 16
HB 462 Crimes Code (18 Pa.C.S.) - antique firearms and criminal history record  (effective JAN. 1, 1980 WITH EXCEPTIONS)
48 Jul 19
HB 308 Health Care Facilities Act - enactment  (effective OCT. 1, 1979)
49 Jul 20
HB 53 Environmental Radiation Protection Act - enactment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
50 Jul 20
HB 405 Investigating Grand Jury Act - grand jury presentments  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
51 Jul 20
HB 31 Public officers and employees - uniform mileage fees  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
52 Jul 20
HB 82 Judicial Code (42 Pa.C.S.) - regulating district justices  (effective 60 DAYS WITH EXCEPTIONS)
53 Jul 20
HB 334 County Pension Law - credits for military service  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
54 Jul 20
HB 392 Judiciary Act of 1976 - fees in second class counties  (effective JULY 1, 1979)
55 Jul 20
HB 654 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - regulation of farm equipment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
56 Jul 20
HB 1259 1972-1973 Capital Budget - public improvement projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
57 Jul 20
HB 1475 Public Utility Code (66 Pa.C.S.) - receiver for rental payments  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
58 Jul 20
SB 59 Conveyance - Commonwealth realty in Northumberland County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
59 Jul 20
SB 532 Project 70 land - transfer by Warren Borough, Warren County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
60 Jul 20
SB 568 Oil and gas - leases to remove or recover  (effective 60 DAYS)
61 Jul 20
SB 727 Retail Electric Supplier Unincorporated Area Certified Territory Act - applicability, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
62 Jul 20
HB 1207 1979-1980 Capital Budget - public improvement projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
63 Jul 21
SB 208 Election Code - county commissioner candidates, ballots and voting machines  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
64 Oct 5
SB 593 Third Class City Code - parking for handicapped persons  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
65 Oct 5
SB 594 County Code - parking for handicapped persons  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
66 Oct 5
SB 595 Borough Code - parking for handicapped persons  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
67 Oct 5
SB 596 Second Class Township Code - parking for handicapped persons  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
68 Oct 5
SB 597 First Class Township Code - parking for handicapped persons  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
69 Oct 16
SB 357 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Dauphin County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
70 Oct 23
SB 181 Dam Safety Act - water obstructions and encroachments  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
71 Oct 25
HB 353 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Pittsburgh  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
72 Oct 25
HB 439 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Berks County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
73 Oct 25
HB 639 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Allegheny County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
74 Oct 25
SB 693 Local Tax Enabling Act - transfer tax on mortgage foreclosures  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
75 Oct 25
HB 211 Public Official Compensation Law - revising salaries  (effective DEC. 1, 1980 WITH EXCEPTIONS)
76 Oct 27
SB 299 Real Estate Brokers License Act - information on business sign  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
77 Oct 27
SB 535 Municipal police - payment of expenses in defending criminal action  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
78 Oct 27
SB 797 Political subdivisions and authorities - purchases when no bids received  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
79 Oct 27
HB 1423 Tax Reform Code - exclusion of certain horses from sales and use tax  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
80 Nov 1
HB 815 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Chester County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
81 Nov 1
HB 1223 Easement - riverbed of Monongahela River in Greene County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
82 Nov 1
SB 762 County officers - increasing salaries  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
83 Nov 1
SB 95 Administrative Code - Environmental Quality Board alternates  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
84 Nov 1
SB 228 Township State Highway Law - changing routes in Crawford County  (effective 60 DAYS)
85 Nov 1
SB 335 Raymond E. Wilt Memorial Highway - official designation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
86 Nov 1
SB 372 Uniform Commercial Code (13 Pa.C.S.) - codification  (effective JAN. 1, 1980)
87 Nov 1
SB 731 Second Class Township Code - grants to nonprofit art corporations  (effective 60 DAYS)
88 Nov 1
SB 732 First Class Township Code - grants to nonprofit art corporations  (effective 60 DAYS)
89 Nov 1
SB 733 County Code - grants to nonprofit art corporations  (effective 60 DAYS)
90 Nov 1
SB 734 Borough Code - grants to nonprofit art corporations  (effective 60 DAYS)
91 Nov 1
SB 820 Pharmacy Act - licensing pharmacy interns  (effective 60 DAYS)
92 Nov 1
SB 856 Third Class City Code - grants to nonprofit art corporations  (effective 60 DAYS)
93 Nov 2
SB 64 Right-of-way - sewer line at Wernersville State Hospital  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
94 Nov 2
SB 603 Borough Code - investment of funds  (effective 60 DAYS)
95 Nov 10
SB 696 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - studded tires and parking  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
96 Nov 20
SB 736 Scotland and Scranton State Schools - faculty leaves of absence  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
97 Nov 20
HB 147 Public School Code - tax equalization, hazardous routes, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
98 Nov 20
HB 1133 Assessments for municipal improvements - exemption of cemeteries  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
99 Dec 7
SB 210 Municipal Police Pension Law - computing benefits and vesting  (effective JAN. 1, 1980)
100 Dec 7
SB 276 Administrative Code - condemnation of property, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
101 Dec 7
SB 337 Child Labor Law - physical examinations by nurses  (effective 60 DAYS)
102 Dec 7
SB 502 Public Welfare Code - assistance to college students, etc.  (effective 60 DAYS)
103 Dec 7
HB 631 Crimes Code (18 Pa.C.S.) - Sunday trading of motor vehicles  (effective 60 DAYS)
104 Dec 10
HB 777 Legislative Officers and Employes Law - cost-of-living increase, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
105 Dec 11
SB 271 Second Class County Code - retirement and pensions  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
106 Dec 11
SB 861 1969-1970 Capital Budget - public improvement project  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
107 Dec 11
HB 852 Tax Reform Code - gross receipts tax on electricity  (effective 60 DAYS)
108 Dec 12
HB 1108 Unemployment Compensation Law - eligibility for benefits  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
109 Dec 13
SB 224 Second class cities - real estate sales for unpaid taxes and claims  (effective 60 DAYS)
110 Dec 13
SB 756 Cooperative Agricultural Association Act - audit committees  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
111 Dec 13
SB 921 Easement - Commonwealth property in Lancaster County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
112 Dec 13
HB 1686 1978-1979 Capital Budget - transportation assistance projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
113 Dec 13
HB 1997 Railroad Museum property - acceptance by Commonwealth to pay debt  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
114 Dec 13
SB 395 Administrative Code - crime victim's compensation  (effective IMMEDIATELY WITH EXCEPTIONS)
115 Dec 13
SB 825 Savings Association Code - interest rates and charges, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
116 Dec 13
SB 826 Banking Code - loans, interest rates, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
117 Dec 13
SB 882 State Highway Law - traffic regulations and penalties  (effective 60 DAYS WITH EXCEPTIONS)
118 Dec 13
HB 118 Health Care Facilities Act - certificates of need, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
119 Dec 13
HB 177 State highways - partial route deletion in Union County  (effective 60 DAYS)
120 Dec 13
HB 485 Professional Engineers Registration Law - omnibus amendments  (effective 60 DAYS)
121 Dec 13
HB 630 Motor Vehicle Sales Finance Act - finance charges  (effective 60 DAYS)
122 Dec 13
HB 1068 State highways - route deletion in Union County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
123 Dec 13
HB 1069 State highways - deleting route in Union County  (effective 60 DAYS)
124 Dec 13
HB 1261 Election Code - late filing fees  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
125 Dec 13
HB 1531 Administrative Code - state licensing board members  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
126 Dec 13
HB 1622 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Wyoming County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
127 Dec 14
HB 830 Crimes Code (18 Pa.C.S.) - criminal history records and probation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
128 Dec 14
SB 846 Health Care Services Malpractice Act - arbitration panels  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
129 Dec 14
SB 1011 Liquor Code - production of denatured ethyl alcohol  (effective 60 DAYS)
130 Dec 18
HB 601 School and State Employees Retirement (24 & 71 Pa.C.S.) - cost-of-living increases  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
131 Dec 21
HB 1407 Senior Citizens Tax or Rent Rebate Act - inflation dividend, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
132 Dec 24
HB 571 Fiscal Code - procedure for reimbursing county agencies  (effective 60 DAYS)