Post Session Report :: Wednesday, June 22, 2016

HB 602 PN 716 (Barrar): This bill increases the active duty pay for National Guard personnel from $75 to $100 per day.  The bill was approved 48-0.

SB 876 PN 1930 (Gordner): This bill amends the Workers’ Compensation Act to make changes to the claims process under the Uninsured Employers Guaranty Fund (UEGF).  The bill also requires proof of wages when a claim petition is filed, establishes new penalties, and strengthens liability and compensation provisions with regard to out-of-state employers. The bill was approved 48-0.

SB 1166 PN 1882 (Stefano): This bill amends Title 34 (Game) by granting specific powers and duties to the Pennsylvania Game Commission in regards to fees. The bill was approved 46-2.

SB 1168 PN 1883 (Eichelberger): This legislation amends Title 30 (Fish) by granting specific powers and duties to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission in regards to fees. The bill was approved 46-2.