Post Session Report: April 11, 2011

SB 264, PN 241:  The legislation amends Title 51 (Military Affairs) by allowing for the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to arrange for burial details for veterans at the Washington Crossing National Cemetery.  A vote of 49-0 was recorded.

SB 456, PN 443:  This bill amends the County Code by mandating that flag holders may not be removed unless they are immediately replaced with new flag holders.  A vote of49-0 was recorded.

SB 723, PN 707:  This legislation provides that the Market Street Bridge carrying Route 15 over the Susquehanna River in Loyalsock Township, Lycoming County be designated as the Carl E. Stotz Memorial Little League Bridge.  A vote of 49-0 was recorded.

SB 566, PN 576:  The bill designates the Donora-Monessen Bridge carrying the C. Vance Deicas Highway over the Monongahela River as the “Stan Musial Bridge.”  Senator Solobay offered amendment A01314 which designates the bridge as “Stan the Man.”  The Senate agreed to the amendment and the bill went over as amended.

SB 631, PN 638:  The legislation designates the section of State Route 23 between the Chester County Border with Montgomery County and State Route 100 as the Medal of Honor Grove Highway.  Senator Dinniman offered amendment A01144 that was technical in nature.