PA Legislation to Watch
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04-24-2015 - 16:42:57


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HB 48   Godshall, Robert
Amends Title 27 (Environmental Resources), in conservation and natural resources, providing for water well construction standards.
Companions: HB 81 (Related)
HCO 193 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 04-29-15 H Hearing set for 9:15 a.m., Room B31 Main Ca...House Consumer Affairs
04-23-15 H Rescheduled for 05/12/15 House Consumer Affairs
05-12-15 H Hearing set for 9:15 a.m., Room B31 Main Ca...House Consumer Affairs

HB 81   Harper, Kate
Amends Title 27 (Environmental Resources), in conservation and natural resources, providing for water well construction standards.
Companions: HB 48 (Related)
HCO 194 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 01-15-15 H Filed
01-21-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Environmental Resources and Energy

HB 83   Harper, Kate
Act requiring design, construction & renovation of certain state-owned or state-leased buildings to comply with specified energy & environmental building standards; & for powers & duties of the Department of General Services.
Companions: HCO 196 (M)
SB 615 (Identical)
Position: Support
Bill History: 01-15-15 H Filed
01-21-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Environmental Resources and Energy

HB 100   Vitali, Greg
Amends the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards Act further providing for alternative energy portfolio standards.
Companions: HCO 418 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Press conference held
02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Consumer Affairs
03-02-15 H Discussed in public hearing House Democratic Policy Committee

HB 129   Vitali, Greg
Amends Title 66 (Public Utilities), in restructuring of electric utility industry, further providing for energy efficiency and conservation program; and providing for natural gas energy efficiency and conservation program.
Companions: HCO 419 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Press conference held
02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Consumer Affairs
03-02-15 H Discussed in public hearing House Democratic Policy Committee

HB 200   Vitali, Greg
Act providing for PA Sunshine Solar Program; imposing a gross receipts tax increase; & repealing a provision of the Alternative Energy Investment Act.
Companions: HCO 420 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 02-19-15 H Press conference held
02-23-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Consumer Affairs
03-02-15 H Discussed in public hearing House Democratic Policy Committee

HB 755   Hackett, Joe
Amends the Municipal Waste Planning, Recycling & Waste Reduction Act providing for municipal fees.
Companions: HCO1080 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 03-06-15 H Filed
03-09-15 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Environmental Resources and Energy

SB 551   Leach, Daylin
Amends Title 58 (Oil & Gas), in development, further providing for hydraulic fracturing chemical disclosure requirements.
Companions: SB 544 (Refiled from 13R Session)
SCO 610 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 02-25-15 S Filed
02-25-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Environmental Resources and Energy

SB 560   Rafferty, John
Act providing for protection of existing riparian buffers, for restoration of impaired riparian buffers, for exemptions, for municipal authority, for powers of DEP, for inspections, municipal action appeals, for penalties & effect on PA.
Companions: SCO 373 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 02-25-15 S Filed
02-25-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Environmental Resources and Energy

SB 615   Rafferty, John
Act requiring the design, construction and renovation of certain State-owned or State-leased buildings to comply with specified energy and environmental building standards; and providing for the powers and duties of DGS.
Companions: HB 83 (Identical)
SCO 361 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 03-23-15 S Filed
03-23-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Environmental Resources and Energy

SB 653   Vance, Pat
Amends Title 27 (Environmental Resources), in conservation and natural resources, providing for water well construction standards; and prescribing penalties.
Companions: SCO 609 (M)
Position: Support
Bill History: 03-23-15 S Filed
03-23-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Environmental Resources and Energy

SB 724   Vogel, Jr., Elder
Act providing for the creation of a watershed improvement program, for establishment of a verified TMDL parameter credit program, for the powers & duties of DEP and PENNVEST.
Companions: SCO 124 (M)
Position: Opposed
Bill History: 04-14-15 S Filed
04-14-15 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Environmental Resources and Energy




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