Senate Appropriations Committee
Monday, October 16, 2023 | Off the Floor
Rules Committee Conference Room
SB 897 – (Baker) – Amends Title 75 (Vehicles) by increasing the safe transport of children on school buses by
creating new traffic rules and strengthening penalties for overtaking a school bus.
SB 933 – (Mastriano) – Amends Title 51 (Military Affairs) by updating the State Veterans Homes Advisory Councils.
SB 934 – (Langerholc) – Amends the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code to exempt the Pennsylvania
Turnpike Commission from local ordinances related to the planning, design and construction
of linear highway projects and facilities.
SB 941 – (Brooks) – Amends the Administrative Code in the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs to define
an “opioid epidemic” and to provide for flexibilities in staffing addiction treatment programs.
HB 404 – (Watro) – Amends Title 51 (Military Affairs) to provide for the retention of licenses and certifications of
persons entering military service.