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  1. Introduced Jan 16, 2015
  2. Passed Senate Apr 14, 2015
  3. Passed House
  4. Signed into Law

SB 286

Pennsylvania Senate Bill

An Act amending the act of June 12, 1931 (P.L.575, No.200), entitled "An act providing for joint action by Pennsylvania and New Jersey in the development of the ports on the lower Delaware River, and the improvement of the facilities for transportation across the river; authorizing the Governor, for these purposes, to enter into an agreement with New Jersey; creating The Delaware River Joint Commission and specifying the powers and duties thereof, including the power to finance projects by the issuance of revenue bonds; transferring to the new commission all the powers of the Delaware River Bridge Joint Commission; and making an appropriation," further providing for the Delaware River Joint Commission, for composition, for employees, for financing and for executive sessions; providing for majority approval and contract procedures; further providing for report; providing for conflicts of interest, for master plan and creating the Port Authority Transit Corporation Commuter's Council; further providing for definitions; authorizing the Governor to apply for approval; prohibiting the entrance into a compact until passage of a similar act; and making editorial changes.
2015-2016 Regular Session
Sponsors (7):



Date Chamber  
Dec 1, 2015 House Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
Dec 1, 2015 House Second consideration
Nov 24, 2015 House Removed from table
Nov 23, 2015 House Laid on the table
Nov 23, 2015 House First consideration
Nov 23, 2015 House PN 1437 Reported as amended
Apr 15, 2015 House Referred to TRANSPORTATION
Apr 14, 2015 Senate Third consideration and final passage - Related Vote
Apr 13, 2015 Senate Second consideration
Feb 23, 2015 Senate PN 0499 Re-reported as amended - Related Vote
Jan 22, 2015 Senate Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
Jan 21, 2015 Senate First consideration
Jan 21, 2015 Senate Reported as committed - Related Vote
Jan 16, 2015 Senate PN 0164 Referred to TRANSPORTATION


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