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Legislation Enacted

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Acts on General Legislation approved In 1981

Act Enact. Date Bill Subject
1 Mar 25
SB 167 Pennsylvania Securities Act - changing registration requirements, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
2 Apr 3
SB 164 Port of Philadelphia - rates of pilotage  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
3 Apr 6
HB 417 Real Estate Tax Sale Law - returns by tax collectors  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
4 Apr 16
HB 89 Banking Code - granting additional powers to savings banks  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
5 Apr 17
HB 29 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Bucks County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
6 Apr 17
HB 43 Project 70 land - authorizing use change in Harborcreek Township  (effective 60 DAYS)
7 Apr 17
SB 405 Administrative Code - reimbursement of special election costs  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
8 Apr 27
HB 570 1980-1981 Capital Budget - transportation assistance projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
9 May 1
SB 5 Pennsylvania Commission on Interstate Cooperation - abolishment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
10 May 1
HB 19 Second Class Township Code - filling vacancies in township offices  (effective 60 DAYS)
11 May 1
HB 20 County Code - eliminating court approval for bridge and viaduct construction  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
12 May 1
HB 21 First Class Township Code - filling vacancies in township offices  (effective 60 DAYS)
13 May 1
HB 23 Incorporated towns - filling vacancies in town offices  (effective 60 DAYS)
14 May 5
HB 524 Tax Reform Code - personal and corporate income tax rates, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
15 May 6
HB 124 Game Law - removing advertising requirement for commission actions  (effective 60 DAYS)
16 May 6
HB 472 County Code - publication of audit summaries  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
17 May 6
HB 585 Incorporated towns - publication of audit summaries  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
18 May 14
HB 123 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Clearfield County  (effective 60 DAYS)
19 May 22
HB 32 Local Government Unit Debt Act - technical and editorial changes  (effective 60 DAYS)
20 May 22
HB 34 Third Class City Code - authorizing tax to pay indebtedness  (effective 60 DAYS)
21 May 22
HB 35 Borough Code - authorizing tax to pay indebtedness  (effective 60 DAYS)
22 May 22
HB 36 Incorporated towns - authorizing tax to pay indebtedness  (effective 60 DAYS)
23 May 22
HB 37 County Code - authorizing tax to pay indebtedness  (effective 60 DAYS)
24 May 22
HB 38 Second Class County Code - authorizing tax to pay indebtedness  (effective 60 DAYS)
25 May 22
HB 39 First Class Township Code - authorizing tax to pay indebtedness  (effective 60 DAYS)
26 May 22
HB 40 Second Class Township Code - authorizing tax to pay indebtedness  (effective 60 DAYS)
27 May 22
HB 158 Township State Highway Law - deleting route in Westmoreland County  (effective 60 DAYS)
28 Jun 5
HB 210 Savings Association Code - omnibus amendments  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
29 Jun 9
SB 512 Harness Racing Law - granting additional racing days  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
30 Jun 12
HB 534 Commonwealth - acquisition of property in Lancaster County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
31 Jun 12
HB 702 Commonwealth - acquisition of property in Bucks County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
32 Jun 16
HB 1043 Rural and Intercity Common Carrier Surface Transportation Assistance Act - government responsibility  (effective JULY 1, 1981)
33 Jun 19
HB 61 Insurance Company Law - assessable insurance policies of mutual companies  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
34 Jun 19
SB 105 Bicentennial Commission of Pennsylvania Act - repealed  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
35 Jun 23
SB 161 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S) - towed vehicle safety and oil company tax  (effective IMMEDIATELY WITH EXCEPTIONS)
36 Jun 24
HB 187 Public School Code - employment of school directors and limitation on residency requirements  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
37 Jun 24
SB 14 Game Law - bear hunting season and license requirements  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
38 Jun 24
SB 343 Game Law - antlerless deer hunting licenses for members of armed forces and veterans  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
39 Jun 26
SB 12 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Union County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
40 Jun 26
SB 13 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Union County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
41 Jun 26
SB 41 Judiciary Act Repealer Act - post conviction hearings and juvenile delinquent records  (effective IMMEDIATELY WITH EXCEPTIONS)
42 Jun 26
HB 164 Storm and Flood Damage Assistance - increasing amount for 1977 flood  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
43 Jun 30
HB 143 Agricultural Area Security Law - enactment  (effective 60 DAYS)
44 Jun 30
SB 422 Volunteer fire companies, etc. - equipment loan debt authorization  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
45 Jun 30
SB 168 Public School Code - reopening budgets to reallocate surplus funds  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
46 Jul 1
SB 316 Public officers and employees - uniform mileage fees  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
47 Jul 1
HB 1615 Capital Budget Act of 1981-1982 - enactment  (effective JULY 1, 1981)
48 Jul 1
SB 425 Administrative Code - administrative agency fees, disposition of surplus lands, etc.  (effective 60 DAYS WITH EXCEPTIONS)
49 Jul 1
HB 569 Capital Budget 1980-1981 - public improvement projects from special funds  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
50 Jul 1
HB 383 Civil Service Act - vocational education management information systems employees covered  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
51 Jul 1
HB 1517 Administrative Code - use of State park fees  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
52 Jul 1
HB 106 Department of Banking Code - elimination of Banking Board and Building and Loan Board  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
53 Jul 1
HB 523 Local Tax Enabling Act - taxes on realty transfers and residential dwelling construction  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
54 Jul 1
HB 719 Fiscal Code - investment of funds and deposit of securities by Treasury Department  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
55 Jul 1
HB 753 Game Law - permitting use of certain traps for taking beavers  (effective 60 DAYS)
56 Jul 1
HB 757 John L. Brunner Memorial By-pass - official designation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
57 Jul 1
SB 133 Registers of wills - fees  (effective 60 DAYS)
58 Jul 1
SB 134 Clerks of orphans' courts - fees  (effective 60 DAYS)
59 Jul 1
SB 135 Third Class City Code - sharing consultant fees with city employees, etc.  (effective 60 DAYS)
60 Jul 1
SB 156 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - towing vehicles  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
61 Jul 1
SB 169 Woodlands - right to enclose  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
62 Jul 1
SB 269 Public School Code - allocation of subsidies to school districts and investment of funds  (effective 60 DAYS WITH EXCEPTIONS)
63 Jul 1
SB 346 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - penalty for driving without valid driver's license  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
64 Jul 1
SB 456 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Blair County  (effective 60 DAYS)
65 Jul 1
SB 458 State highways - changing or deleting routes in Lancaster and York Counties  (effective 60 DAYS)
66 Jul 9
HB 229 Public Employee Retirement Study Commission Act - enactment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
67 Jul 10
HB 261 Bingo Law - enactment  (effective 120 DAYS)
68 Jul 10
HB 644 Prisons - repeal of certain acts relating to separate confinement of prisoners  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
69 Jul 10
SB 719 Cities of First Class - sale of bonds and securities  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
70 Jul 10
SB 797 Municipality Authorities Act - investment of funds and lease of projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
71 Jul 10
HB 5 Uniform Acknowledgement Act - acknowledgement by attorneys at law  (effective 60 DAYS)
72 Jul 10
HB 243 Crimes Code (18 Pa.C.S.) - adding exceptions to prohibitions on wiretapping  (effective 60 DAYS)
73 Jul 10
HB 303 Crimes Code (18 Pa.C.S.) - defenses for wiretapping violations  (effective 60 DAYS)
74 Jul 10
HB 568 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Dauphin County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
75 Jul 10
HB 638 Building Energy Conservation Act - combustion efficiency of oil and gas heating equipment, etc.  (effective 60 DAYS)
76 Jul 10
HB 643 Donated Food Limited Liability Act - enactment  (effective 60 DAYS)
77 Jul 10
HB 949 Partnerships (59 Pa.C.S.) - electing and foreign limited partnerships
78 Jul 10
HB 1057 Project 70 lands - conveyance in Westmoreland County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
79 Jul 10
SB 8 Veterans Memorial Bridge on Route 462 - official designation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
80 Jul 10
SB 132 Borough Code - application for incorporation and prohibiting architects and engineers from negotiating on public works  (effective 60 DAYS)
81 Jul 10
SB 153 State Highway Law - abandonment of highway routes  (effective 60 DAYS)
82 Jul 10
SB 356 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - street rods and emergency vehicles and prisoner of war registration plates  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
83 Jul 10
SB 568 Fire and Panic Act - legislative oversight of regulations and application to farm buildings  (effective 60 DAYS WITH EXCEPTIONS)
84 Jul 10
SB 601 Pennsylvania Election Code - filing reports for special elections  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
85 Jul 10
SB 633 Dog Law - quarantine exemptions and penalties for mistreatment of police department dogs  (effective 60 DAYS)
86 Jul 11
SB 724 Vehicle Code (75 Pa.C.S.) - illuminated signs on trucks and truck tractors and penalties for evading turnpike tolls  (effective 60 DAYS)
87 Jul 12
HB 793 Retirement - annuities for public school and state employees  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
88 Jul 12
HB 1484 Water supply, flood control and port facilities - authorizing indebtedness for construction, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
89 Jul 12
HB 1485 Higher Education Assistance Agency Act - providing loan guarantees to parents, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
90 Jul 12
SB 7 Legislative officers and employees - Senate Committee on Management Operations established, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
91 Jul 12
SB 589 Capital Budget - public improvement projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
92 Sep 26
SB 140 Real Estate Tax Sale Law - exemptions of second class counties, private sale procedures  (effective IMMEDIATELY WITH EXCEPTIONS)
93 Sep 26
HB 1065 Counties - compensation of jury commissioners in second class counties  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
94 Oct 1
HB 127 Incorporated towns - shade tree commission and regulation  (effective 60 DAYS)
95 Oct 1
HB 581 Judicial Code (42 Pa.C.S.) - district justice jurisdiction of misdemeanor violations  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
96 Oct 1
HB 1202 County Code - independent audit of fiscal affairs  (effective 60 DAYS)
97 Oct 1
HB 1210 Second Class Township Code - independent audit of fiscal affairs  (effective 60 DAYS)
98 Oct 1
HB 1379 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Montgomery County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
99 Oct 5
HB 456 Administrative Code - Valley Forge Park Commission abolished and auto emission inspection restrictions  (effective IMMEDIATELY WITH EXCEPTIONS)
100 Oct 16
SB 653 Second Class Township Code - specifying place for conducting audits  (effective 60 DAYS)
101 Oct 16
SB 775 Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code - time for approval of development plans  (effective 60 DAYS)
102 Oct 16
HB 395 Death benefits - survivors of firefighters, ambulance service or rescue squad members and law enforcement officers  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
103 Oct 16
HB 1034 State highways - deleting route in Perry County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
104 Oct 16
HB 1169 Veterans' Memorial Bridge (Luzerne County) - official designation  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
105 Oct 16
HB 1266 Township State Highway Law State highways - changing a route in Tioga County  (effective 60 DAYS)
106 Oct 22
SB 1006 Unemployment Compensation Law - eligibility, amount of benefits, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
107 Oct 22
SB 780 Borough Code - applicability of reduction in police force to chief of police  (effective 60 DAYS)
108 Oct 22
SB 781 Second Class Township Code - appointment of secretary and treasurer  (effective 60 DAYS)
109 Oct 22
SB 826 Tax Reform Code - sales tax exclusion for tourist promotion agency materials  (effective 60 DAYS)
110 Oct 22
HB 945 Cities of third class - extending probationary period of fire department appointees  (effective 30 DAYS)
111 Oct 22
HB 1217 Nonprofit charitable institutions (67 Pa.C.S) - repeal of provisions  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
112 Oct 29
HB 557 Game Law - overnight camping on State Game Lands  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
113 Oct 29
HB 560 Municipal Claim and Tax Lien Law - interest rate on unpaid claims  (effective 60 DAYS)
114 Oct 30
SB 276 Citations or tickets for offenses - prohibiting quotas on issuance  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
115 Nov 5
SB 124 Custody and Grandparents Visitation Act - enactment  (effective 60 DAYS)
116 Nov 5
SB 608 Insurance Company Law - notice of right to return annuity, endowment and insurance policies  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
117 Nov 5
SB 624 Borough Code - mayors' association expenses  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
118 Nov 5
SB 921 Real estate - recording affidavits affecting titles  (effective 60 DAYS)
119 Nov 5
HB 357 Liquor Code - retail outlets for limited wineries  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
120 Nov 5
HB 530 Second Class County Code - residential finance authorities and publication of audit summaries  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
121 Nov 7
HB 769 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Lackawanna County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
122 Nov 20
HB 231 Second Class Township Code - permitting supervisors to serve on township planning commission  (effective 60 DAYS)
123 Nov 20
HB 920 Vital Statistics Law - restricting Advisory Health Board regulation of depth of graves  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
124 Nov 20
HB 1089 Game Law - issuing agent fee increase  (effective 60 DAYS)
125 Nov 20
HB 1090 Game Law - hunting license excess fee prohibition, issuing agent fee increase, etc.  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
126 Nov 20
HB 1092 Game Law - term "bow" redefined  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
127 Nov 20
HB 1519 Coal and Clay Mine Subsidence Insurance Fund -  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
128 Nov 20
HB 1687 Highway Capital Budget Act for Fiscal 1981-1982 - enactment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
129 Nov 20
SB 323 Game Law - issuing agent appointment and administrative fee  (effective JAN. 1, 1982)
130 Nov 25
SB 814 Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency Act - student loan service contracts and fraud investigation subpoena power  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
131 Nov 25
SB 1068 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Fayette and Somerset Counties  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
132 Nov 25
HB 1419 Game Law - sale of parts of killed game  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
133 Dec 16
SB 114 Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Act - ambulance and emergency vehicle service improvements  (effective 60 DAYS)
134 Dec 17
SB 795 Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency Law - composition duties and termination of commission  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
135 Dec 17
SB 962 Race Horse Industry Reform Act - enactment  (effective IMMEDIATELY WITH EXCEPTIONS)
136 Dec 17
HB 145 Volunteers in State Parks and Forests Program - establishment authorized  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
137 Dec 17
HB 1168 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Montgomery County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
138 Dec 17
HB 1215 Conveyance - Commonwealth property in Berks County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
139 Dec 17
HB 1423 Project 70 land - conveyance in York County  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
140 Dec 17
HB 1546 Fiscal Code - refund of moneys erroneously collected by State agencies  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
141 Dec 21
HB 82 Tax Reform Code - corporation income, corporation net income and cigarette taxes  (effective IMMEDIATELY WITH EXCEPTION)
142 Dec 22
SB 108 Sunset Act - enactment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
143 Dec 22
SB 930 Capital Budget 1981-1982 - public improvement and transportation assistance projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
144 Dec 22
HB 305 High Speed Intercity Rail Passenger Commission Act - enactment  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
145 Dec 22
HB 453 State Highway Department Law - payments to suppliers of fabricated steel and prestressed beams  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
146 Dec 22
HB 960 Municipal Police Education and Training Law - commission composition and quorum  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
147 Dec 22
HB 963 County Code - assistant county solicitor appointments  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
148 Dec 22
HB 1333 Second Class County Code - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
149 Dec 22
HB 1342 Game Law - certificate of training requirement and false application for hunting license  (effective SEPT. 9, 1981)
150 Dec 22
HB 1623 Political subdivisions - purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
151 Dec 22
HB 1624 Third Class City Code - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
152 Dec 22
HB 1625 Cities of second class - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
153 Dec 22
HB 1626 Intergovernmental cooperation - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
154 Dec 22
HB 1628 First Class Township Code - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
155 Dec 22
HB 1629 Borough Code - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
156 Dec 22
HB 1630 Second Class Township Code - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
157 Dec 22
HB 1631 Incorporated towns - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
158 Dec 22
HB 1633 Public Television Network System Law - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
159 Dec 22
HB 1634 Public building construction - contracts requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
160 Dec 22
HB 1636 Pennsylvania Urban Mass Transportation Law - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
161 Dec 22
HB 1637 Public Auditorium Authorities Law - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
162 Dec 22
HB 1639 Flood Control Law - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
163 Dec 22
HB 1640 Flood control project construction - contract bid requirement  (effective 60 DAYS)
164 Dec 22
HB 1641 State Public School Building Authority Act - contract bid requirements  (effective 60 DAYS)
165 Dec 22
HB 1642 State Highway and Bridge Authority Act - contract bid requirements  (effective 60 DAYS)
166 Dec 22
HB 1645 Capital Budget 1981-1982 - public improvement and transportation assistance projects  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
167 Dec 23
HB 1700 County Code - contracts and purchases requiring bids  (effective 60 DAYS)
168 Dec 23
SB 361 Insurance - nurse midwife health services reimbursement  (effective 60 DAYS)
169 Dec 23
SB 532 Judicial Code (42 Pa.C.S.) - confidential communications to sexual assault counselors  (effective 60 DAYS)
170 Dec 23
SB 920 Fourth to Eighth Class County Assessment Law - valuation of farm real estate  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
171 Dec 23
HB 312 Judicial Code (42 Pa.C.S.) - compensation of senior judges  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
172 Dec 23
HB 427 Public Defender Act - expenses for parole proceedings  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
173 Dec 23
HB 696 Crimes Code (18 Pa.C.S.) - failure to comply with support order  (effective 60 DAYS)
174 Dec 23
HB 904 Industrialized Housing Act - disposition of fees to cover administrative and enforcement costs  (effective IMMEDIATELY)
175 Dec 23
HB 1175 Crimes Code (18 Pa.C.S.) - telephone communications recorded by excavation or demolition contractors  (effective 60 DAYS)
176 Dec 31
HB 930 Housing Finance Agency Law - tax-free mortgage revenue bonds  (effective JANUARY 1, 1982)