To Consider SB 761, SB 762, HB 444, HB 1787

Senate State Government Committee

To Consider SB 761, SB 762, HB 444, HB 1787

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Off-the-Floor


Senate Bill 761 (Argall): Summary
Constitutional amendment to reform the process for electing the Lieutenant Governor in Pennsylvania.

Amendment A05077
Changes the timeline for selection of the candidate for Lieutenant Governor from 30 to no later than 90 days before the general gubernatorial election subject to the approval of the candidate’s political party.

Senate Bill 762 (Ward): Summary

Provides for an audit of SURE system.

Amendment A05198
CLARIFIES THE INFORMATION TO BE CONTAINED IN THE AUDIT AS WELL AS EXTENDS THE TIMELINE FOR THE DATE OF SUBMISSION OF THE AUDIT TO no later than DECEMBER 31, 2018.

House Bill 444 (Gabler): Summary
Amends the Pennsylvania Election Code to establish the number of signatures that candidates for School Director must collect on their nomination petitions.

Amendment A05176
Changes the effective date from 60 days to immediately.

House Bill 1787 (Causer): Summary
Authorizes the conveyance of two parcels located in the Borough of Kane, McKean County.