PRIOR PRINTER'S NO. 434

PRINTER'S NO.  1522

  

THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA

  

HOUSE BILL

 

No.

463

Session of

2011

  

  

INTRODUCED BY BROOKS, BARRAR, BEAR, BRENNAN, FABRIZIO, FARRY, FLECK, GEIST, GEORGE, GILLESPIE, GINGRICH, GODSHALL, GROVE, HAHN, HICKERNELL, HORNAMAN, KAUFFMAN, KAVULICH, KORTZ, KULA, LONGIETTI, MAJOR, MATZIE, MOUL, MUNDY, MURT, MUSTIO, OBERLANDER, O'NEILL, PETRARCA, PICKETT, PYLE, QUINN, RAPP, READSHAW, REICHLEY, SABATINA, SAINATO, SCAVELLO, SCHRODER, SIMMONS, SONNEY, STERN, STEVENSON, SWANGER, TOEPEL, VULAKOVICH, WAGNER, WATSON, MILNE, DAVIDSON AND HENNESSEY, FEBRUARY 4, 2011

  

  

AS REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE ON AGING AND OLDER ADULT SERVICES, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, AS AMENDED, APRIL 12, 2011   

  

  

  

AN ACT

  

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Amending the act of August 26, 1971 (P.L.351, No.91), entitled

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"An act providing for a State Lottery and administration

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thereof; authorizing the creation of a State Lottery

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Commission; prescribing its powers and duties; disposition of

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funds; violations and penalties therefor; exemption of prizes

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from State and local taxation and making an appropriation," 

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in Pharmaceutical Assistance for the Elderly, further

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providing for determination of eligibility.

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The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

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hereby enacts as follows:

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Section 1.  Section 503(b) of the act of August 26, 1971

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(P.L.351, No.91), known as the State Lottery Law, amended July

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9, 2008 (P.L.934, No.69), is amended to read:

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Section 503.  Determination of eligibility.

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(b)  Social Security cost-of-living adjustment.--

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(1)  Notwithstanding any other provision of this act to

 


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the contrary, persons who, as of December 31, [2007] 2010,

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are enrolled in the PACENET program shall remain eligible for

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the PACENET program if the maximum income limit is exceeded

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due solely to a Social Security cost-of-living adjustment.

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(2)  Notwithstanding any other provision of this act to

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the contrary, persons who, as of December 31, [2008] 2010,

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are enrolled in the PACE program shall remain eligible for

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the PACE program if the maximum income limit is exceeded due

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solely to a Social Security cost-of-living adjustment.

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(3)  Eligibility in the PACE or PACENET program pursuant

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to this subsection shall expire on December 31, [2010] 2013.

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Section 2.  This act shall take effect in 60 days 

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immediately.

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