Pennsylvania - SB 624 - 2017

Amending the act of April 27, 1966 (1st Sp.Sess., P.L.31, No.1), known as The Bituminous Mine Subsidence and Land Conservation Act, providing for planned subsidence and for retroactivity.

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Added On: 04-19-2017
Updated On: 07-13-2017
Status: Passed Both Chambers
Primary Sponsor: Joseph B Scarnati III (Senate/Republican)





Actions (22)

  • 04-13-2017 - PN 0697 Referred to ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY
  • 05-22-2017 - Reported as committed
  • 05-22-2017 - First consideration
  • 05-24-2017 - Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
  • 05-24-2017 - Second consideration
  • 06-05-2017 - Re-reported as committed
  • 06-06-2017 - Third consideration and final passage
  • 06-07-2017 - Referred to ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY
  • 06-19-2017 - Laid on the table
  • 06-19-2017 - Reported as committed
  • 06-19-2017 - First consideration
  • 06-20-2017 - Removed from table
  • 06-21-2017 - Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
  • 06-21-2017 - PN 1000 Second consideration, with amendments
  • 06-26-2017 - Third consideration and final passage
  • 06-26-2017 - Re-reported as committed
  • 06-26-2017 - Referred to RULES AND EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS
  • 07-09-2017 - Re-reported on concurrence, as committed
  • 07-10-2017 - Senate concurred in House amendments
  • 07-10-2017 - Signed in Senate
  • 07-10-2017 - Signed in House
  • 07-11-2017 - Presented to the Governor

Votes (9)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
05-22-2017Committee vote (ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY): Reported as CommittedSenate840yes
06-05-2017Committee vote (APPROPRIATIONS): Re-Reported as CommittedSenate1970yes
06-06-2017FINAL PASSAGESenate32171yes
06-21-2017SB 624 PN 697, 2017 A1311, VITALIHouse4414811no
06-21-2017SB 624 PN 697, 2017 A2182, CARROLLHouse1682411yes
06-26-2017SB 624 PN 1000, MOT CONST, VITALIHouse136616yes
06-26-2017FINAL PASSAGEHouse120776yes
07-09-2017Committee vote (RULES AND EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS): Re-Reported as CommittedSenate1260yes
07-10-2017CONCUR IN HOUSE AMENDMENTSSenate28211yes

Sponsors (2)

News (2)

Bill targets legal challenge to coal mining in state park - StateImpact Pennsylvania
Published by stateimpact.npr.org
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:05:40 GMT

A new proposal by state senate Republican leaders takes aim at an ongoing legal challenge to coal mining in a western Pennsylvania state park. ... But SB 624, introduced last week by Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-Jefferson) and Sen.

Senate advances controversial coal mining bill - StateImpact Pennsylvania
Published by stateimpact.npr.org
Mon, 22 May 2017 21:10:16 GMT

The state senate has advanced a bill that could upend an ongoing legal challenge by two environmental groups seeking to restrict coal mining beneath a western Pennsylvania state park. With the backing of senate GOP leadership, SB 624 was approved by ...

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