Post Session Report :: Sunday, December 6, 2015

SB 524 PN 1443 (Scarnati): This bill amends Title 61 (Prisons and Parole), to establish the Non-narcotic Medication Assisted Substance Abuse Treatment Grant Pilot Program and provide for powers and duties of the Department of Corrections. This bill would enact a pilot program to educate and train law enforcement about opioid abuse, alcohol addiction and the proper use of non-narcotic medicines. The Senate concurred the House’s amendments with a vote of (50-0).

SB 1068 PN 1405 (Smucker): This bill authorizes the release of Project 70 restrictions on land owned in Lancaster County, in exchange for the imposition of Project 70 restrictions on other lands owned by Lancaster County. The bill was approved unanimously, (50-0).