Post Session Report: June 3, 2013

SB 34 PN 930 (Smucker):  Amends the Professional Educator Discipline Act (Act 141 of 1973) to make changes to provisions under which professional educators are investigated and disciplined for misconduct. The bill was approved 50-0

SB 46 PN 1056 (Williams): Amending the Public School Code of 1949, in preliminary provisions, providing for employment history review. The bill was approved 50-0

SB 681 PN 660 (Greenleaf): Amends Title 42 providing for the protection of victims of sexual violence, for duties of law enforcement agencies, for procedure and for penalties; and, in juvenile matters, further providing for definitions. Senator Greenleaf offered Amendment A01652.  The amendment would It was approved and the bill went over as amended.

SB 859 PN 1057 (Argall): Amends Chapter 32 of Title 68 (Real and Personal Property), known as the Uniform Condominium Act, and Chapter 51 of Title 68, known as the Uniform Planned Community Act, with regard to the time limitations imposed on the withdrawal or conversion of real estate from a condominium or planned community. The bill was approved 50-0.

HB 1029 PN 1220 (Hackett):  Increases the fees paid for river pilot services on the Delaware River and Bay beginning in 2014. The bill was approved 50-0

Executive Nominations:
The following nominees were confirmed by a vote of 50-0 :

  • Terry L. Barley, Pennsylvania Council on Aging
  • Reverend George R. Gunn, Jr., Pennsylvania Council on Aging
  • Sara L. Parkerm, Pennsylvania Council on Aging
  • Joseph J. Volk, Pennsylvania Council on Aging
  • Honorable R. Tyler Courtney, Council of Trustees of California University
  • Daniel E. Higham, Council of Trustees of Edinboro University
  • James C. Miller, Council of Trustees of Indiana University Gealy W. Wallwork, Council of Trustees of Indiana University
  • Camille Baughman, BS, MA, LMT, State Board of Massage Therapy
  • Colonel Anthony J. Carrelli, Brigadier General, Pennsylvania Air National Guard Brigadier
  • General John E. Murphy, Major General, Pennsylvania Air National Guard
  • Colonel Marc Ferraro, Brigadier General, Pennsylvania Air National Guard
  • Colonel James P. Wong, Brigadier General, Pennsylvania Air National Guard
  • Sharon McDermond, State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators
  • Joanne M. Coolen, State Board of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Jonathan Ebersole, State Board of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Elena Ruzzi Farrell, D.O., State Board of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Tammy S. Frey, P.T.A., State Board of Physical Therapy Norman L. Johnson, State Board of Physical Therapy
  • Marybeth Lehman, MPT, State Board of Physical Therapy