Prime Sponsored Legislation

2013-2014 Session

Updated November 21, 2014

Bill Number Description of Bill Location
SB 103 An Act amending the act of April 12, 1951 (P.L.90, No.21), known as
the Liquor Code, further providing for revocation and suspension of
licenses and fines.
Referred to Senate Law and Justice Committee, Feb. 13th, 2013
SB 197 An Act providing for a freeze on real estate taxes for senior
citizens.
Referred to Senate Finance Committee, Jan. 18th, 2013
SB 198 An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, in offenses against the family, further
providing for the offense of endangering welfare of children.
Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee, Jan. 18th, 2013
SB 251 An Act providing for Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
recommendations for influenza vaccination in children.
Referred to Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee, Jan. 18th,
2013
SB 252 An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, in assault, providing for the offense of
aggravated assault by a person in custody.
Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee, Jan. 18th, 2013
SB 253 An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the
Tax Reform Code of 1971, in personal income tax, further providing
for charitable contributions by taxpayers.
Referred to Senate Finance Committee, Jan. 18th, 2013
SB 254 An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as
the Public School Code of 1949, providing for technology grants for
equipment and services.
Referred to Senate Education Committee, Jan. 18th, 2013
SB 256 An Act amending Title 65 (Public Officers) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, in open meetings, further providing for
executive sessions.
Referred to Senate State Government Committee, Jan. 18th, 2013
SB 257 An Act authorizing and directing the Department of Transportation to
erect sound barriers on certain sections of Interstate 95 in
Bensalem Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, with the Pennsylvania
Turnpike Commission to pay certain costs associated with the
project.
Referred to Senate Transportation Committee, Jan. 18th 2013
SB 401 An Act amending the act of May 17, 1921 (P.L.682, No.284), known as
The Insurance Company Law of 1921, providing for joint payment for
emergency medical services agencies.
Laid on the Table in the Senate, July 3rd, 2013
SB 402 An Act amending the act of May 17, 1921 (P.L.682, No.284), known as
The Insurance Company Law of 1921, in health and accident insurance,
providing for coverage for orally administered anticancer
medications.
Referred to Senate Banking and Insurance Committee, Feb 4, 2013
SB 478 An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, in forgery and fraudulent practices,
providing for the offense of unlawful procurement, sale or receipt
of telephone records.
Referred to the Senate Consumer Protection and Professional
Licensure Committee, Feb. 13, 2013
SB 479 An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as
the Public School Code of 1949, providing for special education
services for nonpublic school students.
Referred to Senate Education Committee, Feb. 13, 2013
SB 480 An Act providing for home energy assistance to certain persons
through payment of matching funds to the hardship funds of certain
home energy providers and for powers and duties of the Department of
Public Welfare.
Referred to Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
Committee, Feb. 13, 2013
SB 481 An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as
the Public School Code of 1949, further providing for funding for
charter schools.
Referred to Senate Education Committee, Feb 13, 2013
SB 482 An Act requiring health insurers to disclose fee schedules and all
rules and algorithms relating thereto; requiring health insurers to
provide full payment to physicians when more than one surgical
procedure is performed on the patient by the same physician during
one continuous operating procedure; and providing for causes of
action and for penalties.
Referred to Senate Banking and Insurance Committee, Feb 13, 2013
SB 627 An Act amending the act of July 2, 1993 (P.L.345, No.48), entitled
“An act empowering the General Counsel or his designee to issue
subpoenas for certain licensing board activities; providing for
hearing examiners in the Bureau of Professional and Occupational
Affairs; providing additional powers to the Commissioner of
Professional and Occupational Affairs; and further providing for
civil penalties and license suspension,” providing for reporting of
sanctions and criminal proceedings and for temporary and automatic
suspension.
Referred to Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
Committee, Mar. 6, 2013
SB 732 An Act amending the act of December 22, 1983 (P.L.306, No.84), known
as the Board of Vehicles Act, further providing for reimbursement
for parts and service and for unlawful acts by manufacturers or
distributors.
Signed into law as Act No. 84 of 2013
SB 869 An Act amending the act of February 19, 1980 (P.L.15, No.9), known
as the Real Estate Licensing and Registration Act, further providing
for the definition of “comparative market analysis,” for continuing
education, for qualifications for license and for comparative market
analysis disclosure.
Laid on the Table in the Senate, June 18, 2013
SB 1005 An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as
the Public School Code of 1949, in school health services, further
providing for health records.
Referred to Senate Education Committee, June 7, 2013
SB 1084 An Act amending the act of December 10, 1974 (P.L.852, No.287),
referred to as the Underground Utility Line Protection Law, further
providing for definitions, for duties of facility owners, for duties
of the One Call System, for duties of excavators, for duties of
designers, for duties of project owners and for penalties; providing
for enforcement, for underground utility line protection fund and
for compliance; and further providing for One Call System authority
and for expiration.
Referred to Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
Committee, Aug. 29, 2013
SB 1089 An Act providing for regulation of pharmacy benefit managers;
imposing duties on the Insurance Commissioner and the Insurance
Department; providing for enforcement; and imposing penalties.
Referred to Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
Committee, Sept. 9, 2013
SB 1222 An Act prohibiting bad faith assertions of patent infringement;
conferring powers and imposing duties on the Attorney General; and
imposing penalties.

Referred to JUDICIARY, Feb. 4, 2014 [Senate]
SB 1275 An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as
the Public School Code of 1949, in the State System of Higher
Education, further providing for definitions, for powers and duties
of the Board of Governors, for powers and duties of councils of
trustees and for method of disposition and consideration by the
General Assembly, and providing for transfer from the State System
of Higher Education; and providing for transfer institutions.

Referred to EDUCATION, March 12, 2014 [Senate]
SB 1422 An Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the
Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in particular rights and
immunities, providing for successor business entity liability.

Act No. 112
SB 1439 An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the
Tax Reform Code of 1971, providing for a natural gas severance tax;
and making a related repeal.
Referred to ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY, Sept. 11, 2014
[Senate]
SB 1440 An Act amending the act of July 5, 2012 (P.L.1102, No.132), known as
the State System of Higher Education Intellectual Property Act,
further providing for title of act, for short title, for definitions
and for repeal.
Referred to EDUCATION, Oct. 20, 2014 [House]

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