Pennsylvania - SB624 - 2017

Providing for planned subsidence and for retroactivity.

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Added On: 04-19-2017
Updated On: 07-21-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Joseph Scarnati (Republican)





Actions (26)

  • 04-13-2017 - Referred to ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY
  • 05-22-2017 - First consideration
  • 05-22-2017 - Reported as committed
  • 05-24-2017 - Second consideration
  • 05-24-2017 - Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
  • 06-05-2017 - Re-reported as committed
  • 06-06-2017 - In the House
  • 06-06-2017 - Third consideration and final passage (32-17)
  • 06-07-2017 - Referred to ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY
  • 06-19-2017 - Laid on the table
  • 06-19-2017 - First consideration
  • 06-19-2017 - Reported as committed
  • 06-20-2017 - Removed from table
  • 06-21-2017 - Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
  • 06-21-2017 - Second consideration, with amendments
  • 06-26-2017 - In the Senate
  • 06-26-2017 - Referred to RULES AND EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS
  • 06-26-2017 - Third consideration and final passage (120-77)
  • 06-26-2017 - Re-reported as committed
  • 07-09-2017 - Re-reported on concurrence, as committed
  • 07-10-2017 - Signed in House
  • 07-10-2017 - Signed in Senate
  • 07-10-2017 - Senate concurred in House amendments (28-21)
  • 07-11-2017 - Presented to the Governor
  • 07-22-2017 - Act No. 32
  • 07-22-2017 - Became Law without Governor's signature

Votes (11)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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05-22-2017Senate Environmental Resources And Energy: Reported as CommittedSenate640yes
06-05-2017Senate Appropriations: Re-Reported as CommittedSenate1570yes
06-06-2017Senate Floor: SB 624 PN 697, FINAL PASSAGESenate32171yes
06-19-2017House Environmental Resources And Energy: Report Bill As CommittedHouse1501yes
06-21-2017House Floor: SB 624 PN 697, 2017 A2182, CARROLLHouse1682411yes
06-21-2017House Floor: SB 624 PN 697, 2017 A1311, VITALIHouse4414811no
06-26-2017House Floor: SB 624 PN 1000, MOT CONST, VITALIHouse136616yes
06-26-2017House Floor: SB 624 PN 1000, FPHouse120776yes
06-26-2017House Appropriations: Re-report Bill As CommittedHouse2101yes
07-09-2017Senate Rules And Executive Nominations: Re-Reported as CommittedSenate1060yes
07-10-2017Senate Floor: SB 624 PN 1000, CONCUR IN HOUSE AMENDMENTSSenate28211yes

Sponsors (2)

News (3)

Wolf weighs bill that would aid development of long-wall coal mines - StateImpact Pennsylvania
Published by stateimpact.npr.org
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:15:14 GMT

Governor Tom Wolf is weighing a bill that would make it easier for an energy company to obtain permits for the controversial process of long-wall coal mining beneath a state park in southwest Pennsylvania but which opponents say could damage streams in ...

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 ...