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Open States

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Jay Costa

Democratic — Senator — District 43
Available Terms:
  • 2009-2010
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

Jay Costa represents Senate District 43 in the Pennsylvania Senate, is a member of 0 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 4411 bills.

  • Capitol Office:

    Senate Box 203043;Harrisburg, PA 17120-3043;Room:;535 Main Capitol
    Phone: 717-787-7683
    Fax: 717-783-5976
  • District Office:

    314 E. Eighth Ave.;Homestead, PA 15120
    Phone: 412-462-4204
    Fax: 412-462-4543

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 1276

    An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, providing for education reinvestment, for severance tax, for public school building renovation and rehabilitation, for public school building renovation and rehabilitation bonds, for public school building renovation and rehabilitation grant program and for comprehensive public school safety program; and making a related repeal.

  • SR 479

    A Resolution designating October 17, 2018, as "Libraries Move PA Forward Day" in Pennsylvania to acknowledge the immeasurable contributions made by libraries and library workers throughout this Commonwealth.

  • SR 485

    A Resolution designating the week of October 21 through 27, 2018, as "Respiratory Care Week" in Pennsylvania and commending respiratory therapists for their outstanding contributions to health care.

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  • SB 1115

    An Act amending Title 20 (Decedents, Estates and Fiduciaries) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in administration and personal representatives, providing for different duties and liabilities of personal representatives; in incapacitated persons, further providing for provisions concerning powers, duties and liabilities; in powers of attorney, further providing for durable powers of attorney and for liability for refusal to accept power of attorney and providing for judicial relief; in limitations on exercise of trustee powers and powers of beneficiaries to appoint trustees, further providing for certain trustee powers not exercisable; in powers of appointment, providing for creditors' rights; and, in trusts, further providing for cotrustees - UTC 703, for powers to direct - UTC 808 and for duty to inform and report.

  • SR 483

    A Resolution commemorating Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights.

  • SB 1114

    An Act providing for expedited partner therapy.

Recent Votes

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SB 6

CONCUR IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3775.0
•••No: 1224.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1284

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 49100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1840

HB 1840 PN 3802, FINAL PASSAGE-RECONSIDERED

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3469.0
•••No: 1530.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1840

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3367.0
•••No: 1632.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1843

HB 1843 PN 4082, A10426, BROWNE AMENDMENT NO. A-10426

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 49100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1843

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4081.0
•••No: 918.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

Data on Open States is automatically collected nightly from the official website of the Pennsylvania General Assembly. If you notice any errors, feel free to contact us or verify that the data matches the official sources below.