Urban Affairs & Housing 2019-2020

The Senate Urban Affairs and Housing Committee met on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 and took the following action:

Reported as Committed by unanimous vote:

SB 30, PN 474 (Killion) – The legislation creates the Pennsylvania Housing Tax Credit.

SB 174, PN 131 (Browne) – The Abandoned Property Tax Sale Act provides the process to remove or transform abandoned buildings within a municipality.

SB 309, PN 286 (Mensch) – The legislation would create the Pennsylvania First-Time Home Buyer Savings Account Act to allow an individual(s) to put up to $150,000 aside deductible from taxable income for the purchase of a single-family residence.

Senator Katie Muth

Senator Katie Muth

Committee Chair