Post Session Report :: Tuesday, February 9, 2016

SB 489 PN 429 (Yaw):  The bill amends the Check Casher Licensing Act of 1998 to lower the fee for cashing a government check or government assistance check.  The bill also requires fees to be posted publicly and allows for the recovery of losses due to fraudulent representation. The bill was approved with a vote of (47-0).

HB 1296 PN 2553 (Harper): The bill amends Public Law to authorize Cities of the First and Second Class to Invest Funds by expanding the permissible financial products in which municipalities, school districts and municipal authorities may invest their general fund moneys.  The bill was approved with a vote of (47-0).