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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 10-49


Recent Actions during the 2009 Regular Session of the General Assembly

[40 Pa.B. 216]
[Saturday, January 9, 2010]

 The following is a summary of recent actions of the General Assembly during the 2009 Regular Session.

Doc. Date of Bill Printer's Effective Subject Matter
No.Action Number NumberDate
053 Dec 17 HB1418 PN2532 Immediately Capital Budget and Project Itemization Act of 2009-2010—enactment
054 Dec 17 SB0047 PN1461 ImmediatelyPublic Welfare Code—omnibus amendments
055 Dec 22 SB1070 PN137260 daysTrooper Joshua D. Miller Memorial Highway—designation
011A Dec 17 SB1036 PN1451 Immediately University of Pittsburgh—education and general expenses
012A Dec 17 SB1037 PN1452 ImmediatelyTemple University—education and general expenses
013A Dec 17 SB1038 PN1453 Immediately Lincoln University—education and general expenses
014A Dec 17SB1039 PN1519Immediately University of Pennsylvania—education and general expenses, University of Pennsylvania Museum apparatus and equipment
015ADec 17SB1040PN1455ImmediatelyPennsylvania State University—education and general expenses, Pennsylvania College of Technology
016A Dec 17SB1093PN1415 ImmediatelyDrexel University—instruction and student aid
017A Dec 17 SB1094 PN1416 Immediately Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine—instruction in doctor of osteopathy program
018A Dec 17SB1095 PN1417Immediately Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine—instruction in doctor of osteopathy program
019A Dec 17 SB1096PN1418 ImmediatelySalus University—instructional expenses
020A Dec 17SB1097PN1419ImmediatelyUniversity of the Arts—instruction and student aid
021ADec 17SB1098PN1420ImmediatelyJohnson Technical Institute of Scranton— operation and maintenance expenses
022A Dec 17 SB1099PN1421 Immediately Williamson Free School of Mechanical Trades—operation and maintenance expenses
023A Dec 17SB1100PN1422 Immediately Fox Chase Institute for Cancer Research—operation and maintenance of cancer research program
024A Dec 17SB1101 PN1423ImmediatelyWistar Institute—operation and maintenance expenses and AIDS research
025A Dec 17SB1102PN1424 ImmediatelyCentral Penn Oncology Group—operation
026ADec 17SB1103PN1425Immediately Lancaster Cleft Palate—outpatient-inpatient treatment
027A Dec 17 SB1104PN1426 Immediately Burn Foundation, Philadelphia—outpatient and inpatient treatment
028A Dec 17 SB1105PN1427Immediately The Children's Institute—treatment and rehabilitation of certain persons with disabling diseases
029A Dec 17 SB1106PN1428 ImmediatelyThe Children's Hospital of Philadelphia— comprehensive patient care and general maintenance and operation
030ADec 17SB1107PN1429ImmediatelyPhiladelphia Health and Education Corporation—Colleges of Medicine, Public Health, Nursing and Health Professions for continuation of pediatric services
031A Dec 17 SB1108PN1430Immediately Beacon Lodge Camp—services to the blind

 * denotes an effective date with exceptions

Effective Dates of Statutes

 The effective dates specified previously for laws and appropriation acts were contained in the applicable law or appropriation act. Where no date is specified or where the effective date specified is prior to the date of enactment, the effective date is 60 days after final enactment except for statutes making appropriations or affecting budgets of political subdivisions. See 1 Pa.C.S. §§ 1701—1704 (relating to effective dates of statutes).

Advance Copies of Statutes

 Section 1106 of Title 1 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes provides that the prothonotaries of each county shall file advance copies of statutes in their offices for public inspection until the Laws of Pennsylvania are generally available. Section 2406(h) of The Administrative Code of 1929 provides that the Department of General Services (Department) shall distribute advance sheets of the Laws of Pennsylvania to each law judge of the courts, to every county and public library of this Commonwealth and to each member of the General Assembly. These copies shall be furnished without charge. The Department shall also mail one copy of each law enacted during any legislative session to any person who pays to it the sum of $20.

 Requests for annual subscriptions for advance copies of statutes should be sent to the State Bookstore—PHMC, Commonwealth Keystone Building, 400 North Street, Harrisburg, PA 17120-0053, accompanied by a check or money order in the sum of $20, payable to the ''Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.''

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[Pa.B. Doc. No. 10-49. Filed for public inspection January 8, 2010, 9:00 a.m.]

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