Consideration of SB 417, SB 779, SR 179, HB 1896, and to consider the nomination of Kathy Boockvar for Secretary of the Commonwealth.

Senate State Government Committee

Monday, November 18, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.

East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A


Senate Bill 417 (Martin): Amends the Pennsylvania Election Code to change the number of write-in votes required to qualify as a winner of an election.

Senate Bill 779 (Gordner):  Amends the Pennsylvania Election Code to change the date of the Presidential primary election in the Commonwealth.

Senate Resolution 179 (Martin)Resolution urging Congress to make daylight saving time permanent in the United States.

Senate Resolution 272 (Argall and Mastriano):  Resolution that would recognize November 2019 as Victims of Communism Memorial Month.

House Bill 1896 (Hennessey):  Authorizes the release of a use restriction and reversionary interest affecting land in East Vincent Township, Chester County.

Amendment#A03789: comprehensive amendment that includes a conveyance in Centre County, as well as conveyance of an easement in Chester County.

Confirmation Hearing for Consideration of the Following Nominee:  Kathy Boockvar, Secretary of the Commonwealth.