Post Session Report: March 24, 2010

SB 5, PN 1791:  The legislation establishes the Community-Based Health Care (CHC) Program in the Department of Health to provide grants to community-based health care clinics.  A vote of 48-0 was recorded.

SB 825, PN 1625:  The bills amends Title 51 (Military Affairs) by allowing members of the National Guard returning from active duty to pursue their higher education degree under the requirements in place prior to the their military leave or the new requirements.  A vote of 48-0 was recorded.

SB 990, PN 1226:  The bill amends the Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors Act by further providing for qualifications for license.  A vote of 48-0 was recorded.

SR 275, PN 1789:  This resolution designates April 11-17, 2010 as “Local Government Week” in Pennsylvania. The Senate agreed to the adoption.

SB 277, PN 1792:  This resolution provides for a temporary rule of the Senate, which would rule out of order certain amendments to General Appropriation Bills for the fiscal year 2010-2011.  A vote of 48-0 was recorded.