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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 six committees, and is the primary sponsor of 4347 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 1255

    An Act amending the act of December 12, 1986 (P.L.1559, No.169), known as the Whistleblower Law, further providing for definitions.

  • SB 702

    An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in pupils and attendance, further providing for definitions and providing for children who are homeless or in dependent care, for free transportation for certain children and for ensuring equal access and timely graduation.

  • SB 1261

    An Act amending Title 25 (Elections) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in preliminary provisions relating to voter registration, further providing for definitions; in registration system, further providing for SURE system; in voter registration, further providing for qualifications to register, for government agencies, for time and for preparation and distribution of applications; and, in changes in records, further providing for death of registrant.

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  • SB 701

    An Act authorizing and directing the Department of General Services, with the approval of the Governor, to grant and convey 812 Market, Inc., or its assigns, certain lands and improvements situate in the City of Harrisburg, Dauphin County.

  • SB 998

    An Act establishing the School Counselor Loan Forgiveness Program and providing for the powers and duties of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency.

  • SB 1256

    An Act amending the act of June 3, 1937 (P.L.1333, No.320), known as the Pennsylvania Election Code, in voting by qualified absentee electors, further providing for date of application for absentee ballot and for canvassing of official absentee ballots.

Recent Votes

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HB 2082

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 49100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 1142

CONCUR IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4795.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 1142

Committee vote (RULES AND EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS): Re-Reported as Committed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 18100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 864

HB 864 PN 3801, REVERT TO PRIOR PRINTER'S NUMBER 3433

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2346.0
•••No: 2653.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 864

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2040.0
•••No: 2959.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 530

Committee vote (RULES AND EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS): Re-Reported as Committed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 18100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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