Post Session Report: November 12, 2013

SB 935, PN 1121 (Eichelberger) – This legislation allows the Local Government Commission to publish, maintain and update electronic copies of the municipal codes in lieu of printed versions.  Senator Eichelberger offered amendment A4300, which was technical in nature.  The amendment was agreed to and the bill went over as amended.

HB 1128, PN 1377 (Ross) – This bill updates the provisions of PA law regarding the financing of motor vehicle purchases and the purchases of other goods and services. The bill moves the provisions of law into consolidated Title 12, adds and modifies definitions, harmonizes with appropriate federal law, clarifies and adds administrative and regulatory provisions, and clarifies provisions related to repossessions.  A vote of 49-0 was recorded.

SB 1130, PN 1511 (Ward) – This legislation repeals a requirement that the General Assembly be furnished with a copy of an annual report under the Flood Insurance Education and Information Act of 1996.  A vote of 49-0 was recorded.

SB 1131, PN 1470 (Argall) – This bill would allow potatoes for sale to be packaged in any increments – thus removing the current weight requirements that allow only for weights of 3, under 3, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 50 and 100 lbs.  A vote of 49-0 was recorded.