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Dawkins, Jason

Democratic — Representative — District 179
Available Terms:
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

Dawkins, Jason represents House District 179 in the Pennsylvania House, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 126 bills.

  • Capitol Office:

    26A East Wing PO Box 202179 Harrisburg, PA 17120-2179
    Phone: 717-787-1354
    Fax: 717-780-4789
  • District Office:

    4667 Paul Street Philadelphia, PA 19124
    Phone: 215-744-7901
    Fax: 215-744-7906

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HR 1000

    A Resolution urging the President of the United States to immediately reverse the administration's zero-tolerance, family-separation immigration policy which has led to the removal of more than 2,000 migrant children from their parents' care and custody from April to May 2018.

  • HB 2485

    An Act amending Title 27 (Environmental Resources) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in environmental stewardship and watershed protection, further providing for legislative findings, for the Environmental Stewardship Fund, for agencies and for Commonwealth indebtedness and establishing duties for the Department of Community and Economic Development, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, the Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.

  • HB 2402

    A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, further providing for the Legislative Reapportionment Commission for the purpose of reapportioning and redistricting the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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  • HR 933

    A Resolution recognizing the observance of the Holy Month of Ramadan, a month of reflection and prayer for the Muslim community, which runs from sunset on May 15, 2018, through sunset on June 14, 2018.

  • HB 2210

    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, providing for expungement of disciplinary records for nonviolent offenses.

  • HB 2060

    An Act amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses) and 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms and providing for relinquishment of firearms and firearm licenses by convicted persons and for abandonment of firearms, weapons or ammunition; and, in protection from abuse, further providing for definitions, for commencement of proceedings, for hearings, for relief, for return of relinquished firearms, other weapons and ammunition and additional relief, for relinquishment for consignment sale, lawful transfer or safekeeping and for relinquishment to third party for safekeeping, imposing a penalty and providing for order to seal record from public view.

Recent Votes

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HB 1284

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 19596.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 83.0
HR 1005

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 19797.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 62.0
HR 1007

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR, SUPPLEMENTAL A

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 19696.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 73.0
HB 2171

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 19596.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 83.0
HR 1008

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR, SUPPLEMENTAL A

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 19696.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 73.0
HB 1037

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 9144.0
•••No: 10350.0
•••Other: 94.0
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