Senate Bills 458, 561, 624, 630 & 646 and House Bill 202

Senate Appropriations Committee Meeting

June 5, 2017

Off the Floor in the Rules Room


Senate Bill 458 (Sen. Argall) Amends Title 66 to provide for contract carriers by motor vehicles and penalties for failure to comply with the law.

Re-reported as committed: 26-0


Senate Bill 561 (Sen. DiSanto) Amends the Regulatory Review Act to require the General Assembly and the Governor to approve all regulations with an economic impact or cost to the Commonwealth, its political subdivisions, and to the private sector that exceed $1.0 million.

Re-reported as committed: 17-9

Senate Bill 624 (Sen. Scarnati) Amends the Bituminous Mine Subsidence and Land Conservation Act, providing for planned subsidence and for retroactivity.

Re-reported as committed: 19-7

Senate Bill 630 (Sen. Reschenthaler) Establishes the Travel Insurance Modernization Act to provide for the licensure of limited lines travel insurance producers and requirements on the sale of travel insurance.

Re-reported as committed: 26-0

Senate Bill 646 (Sen. Killion) Amends the Municipal Waste Planning, Recycling and Waste Reduction Act regarding the recycling fee.

Re-reported as committed: 26-0

House Bill 202 (Rep. Turzai) Removes the statutory requirement to develop and implement additional Keystone Exams, and creates an alternative pathway for career and technical education students to demonstrate readiness for high school graduation.

Re-reported as committed: 26-0