Post Session Report :: Tuesday, March 22, 2016

SB 983 PN 1219 (McGarrigle): This bill amends Title 75 (Vehicles) to allow a primary caretaker of adult children to receive a special disability plate. The bill was approved with a vote of 48-0.

SB 1104 PN 1498 (Greenleaf): This bill amends the Probate, Estates and Fiduciaries Code, Title 20 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, and consolidates the Charitable Instruments Act of 1971 into the Probate Code.  Senator Greenleaf offered Amendment A06262 which makes technical amendments, clarifies the authority duration of a Health Care Power of Attorney (POA) and provides for the various use of a POA’s authority.  The amendment was agreed to and the bill went over as amended.

SB 1108 PN 1503 (Scavello): This bill amends Title 75 (Vehicles) to provide for the definition, licensing and accident reporting for “autocycles.”  The bill was approved with a vote of 48-0.

SR 261 PN 1501 (Folmer): This resolution urges Congress to support an increase to the Passenger Facilities Charge (PFC) for commercial airports controlled by public agencies.  The resolution was adopted with a vote of 45-3.