Appropriations Committee Senator Scott Martin, Chair

Meeting to consider SB7, SB 340, SB 438, SB 689, SB 690, SB 959, HB 295 and HB 1170

Senate Appropriations Committee

Tuesday, October 24, 2023 | Off the Floor

Rules Committee Conference Room


SB 7 – (Aument) – Amends the Public School Code to require school entities to develop a policy that
provides parental control of instructional materials and books containing sexually explicit content.

SB 340 – (Mastriano) – Amends the Public School Code of 1949 to require a school entity to post curriculum
information online.

SB 438 – (Bartolotta) – Amends Title 51 (Military Affairs) to establish a Veteran-Owned Business Logo to be
used by veteran-owned businesses.

SB 689 – (Yaw) – Amends the Dam Safety and Encroachments Act to allow municipalities and PennDOT to
apply for a permit to continuously maintain, inspect and monitor watercourses, water obstructions and
encroachments specified within permits.

SB 690 – (Yaw) – Amends the Dam Safety and Encroachments Act to allow county conservation district
stream reconstruction emergency permit authorizations.

SB 959 – (Robinson) – Amends the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Act to provide for the
automatic scheduling of a substance when the substance is added to the schedules as a controlled substance
under federal law.

HB 295 – (Rabb) – Realigns the product registration process and tonnage reporting under the soil and plant
amendment law contained in Title 3 (Agriculture).

HB 1170 – (Sappey) – Renames the Pennsylvania Milk Marketing Board to the Pennsylvania Milk Board.

Back to Top