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Number Short Title Sponsor Last Action
HB 78 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in disabled veterans' real estate tax exemption, further providing for exemption. Representative Snyder Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, Jan. 23, 2017 [House]
HB 165 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in decorations, medals, badges and awards, further providing for authorized decorations, medals, badges and awards and for specifications. Representative Saccone Second consideration, Oct. 17, 2017 [Senate]
HB 204 An Act amending Titles 51 (Military Affairs) and 74 (Transportation) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Department of Military Affairs, providing for Civil Air Patrol; and, in authority of Department of Transportation, further providing for authority of department Representative Jozwiak Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, March 24, 2017 [Senate]
HB 215 An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in registration of vehicles, further providing for special plates for veterans and providing for special plates for recipients of Legion of Merit. Representative Boback Referred to TRANSPORTATION, March 24, 2017 [Senate]
HB 247 An Act amending Titles 51 (Military Affairs) and 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, further providing for Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial Trust Fund; in State Veterans' Commission and Deputy Adjutant General for Veterans' Affairs, further providing for Veterans' Trust Fund; in Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial Commission, repealing provisions relating to the Pennsylvania Veterans' Memorial Trust Fund and to expiration; and, in registration of vehicles, further providing for Pennsylvania monument registration plate. Representative Sainato Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, March 24, 2017 [Senate]
HB 252 An Act amending the act of July 7, 2006 (P.L.608, No.93), known as the American, Commonwealth and Military Flag Act, further providing for definitions; and providing for the Honor and Remember Flag. Representative Kauffman Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT, Feb. 1 2017 [House}
HB 302 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in professional and occupational licenses, further providing for retention of licenses and certifications of persons entering military service. Representative Topper Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, June 16, 2017 [Senate]
HB 304 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in veterans' pensions and benefits, further providing for blind veteran's pension and for amputee and paralyzed veteran's pension. Representative Goodman Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, Feb. 3, 2017 [House]
HB 416 An Act amending the act of October 27, 1955 (P.L.744, No.222), known as the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act, further providing for findings and declaration of policy and for right to freedom from discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodation; and providing for therapy dogs and public transportation and unlawful discriminatory practices. Representative Murt Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT, Feb. 8, 2017 [House]
HB 439 An Act amending Title 12 (Commerce and Trade) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in economic development programs, providing for the Returning Heroes Supplemental Tax Credit Program. Representative Murt Referred to COMERCE, Feb. 10, 2017 [House]
HB 450 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in educational gratuity program, establishing the Medal of Honor and Purple Heart Recipient Tuition Waiver Program; and making editorial changes. Representative Murt Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, Feb. 13, 2017 [House]
HB 472 An Act amending the act of July 28, 1953 (P.L.723, No.230), known as the Second Class County Code, in special powers and duties of the county, further providing for markers on graves, memorial certificates and headstones. Representative DeLuca Referred to LOCAL GOVERNMENT, Feb. 13, 2017 [House]
HB 488 A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, further providing for exemptions and special provisions relating to taxation. Representative Simmons Referred to FINANCE, Feb. 14, 2017 [House]
HB 499 An Act amending the act of March 4, 1970 (P.L.128, No.49), entitled "An act granting to the Governor of the Commonwealth the sole authority for regulating the display of the flag of the United States from any public ground or building and from any ground or building of certain other institutions," further providing for the display of the official POW/MIA flag. Representative Davis Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT, Feb 14, 2017 [House]
HB 500 An Act amending the act of May 21, 1937 (P.L.774, No.211), referred to as the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Act, further providing for definitions; and providing for free or reduced tolls for active duty military personnel and veterans. Representative Davis Referred to TRANSPORTATION, Feb. 14, 2017 [House]
HB 524 An Act amending the act of June 27, 1991 (P.L.70, No.10), entitled "An act requiring the superintendent of every public school district to make available, upon request, lists of graduating seniors to armed forces recruiters; and providing a penalty for the misuse of any such lists," further providing for title and for legislative intent; providing for short title and for definitions; and further providing for list of seniors to be compiled, for optional compliance by nonpublic schools and for reimbursement of costs. Representative Tallman Referred to EDUCATION, May 31, 2017 [Senate]
HB 547 An Act amending Title 12 (Commerce and Trade) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Pennsylvania Military Community Enhancement Commission, further providing for establishment and membership. Representative Readshaw Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDMESS, Feb 17, 2017 [House]
HB 580 An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in registration of vehicles, further providing for antique, classic and collectible plates. Representative GIllespie Referred to TRANSPORTATION, April 20, 2017 [Senate]
HB 673 An Act amending the act of August 26, 1971 (P.L.351, No.91), known as the State Lottery Law, in Pharmaceutical Assistance for the Elderly, further providing for definitions. Representative Goodman Referred to Aging and Youth, May 31, 2017 [Senate]
HB 697 A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in taxation and finance, further providing for exemptions and special provisions. Representative Sainato Laid on the table, Octo 24, 2017 [House]
HB 707 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, providing for the delivery of services and programs to veterans with cognitive mental disability and emotional trauma; and establishing the Office of Veterans' Mental Health Awareness. Representative Murt Referred to Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness, March 3, 2017 [House]
HB 717 An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in other offenses, further providing for the offense of commemorative service demonstration activities. Representative Toepel Referred to Judiciary, March 6, 2017 [House]
HB 730 An Act amending Title 37 (Historical and Museums) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in powers and duties of Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, further providing for sites. Representative Murt Referred to Tourism and Recreational Development, March 7, 2017 [House]
HB 731 An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in registration of vehicles, further providing for special plates for recipients of Purple Heart; and, in fees, further providing for replacement registration plates. Representative Longietti Referred to Transportation, March 7, 2017 [House]
HB 754 An Act amending the act of June 28, 1995 (P.L.89, No.18), known as the Conservation and Natural Resources Act, in Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, further providing for fees and charges. Representative Murt Referred to Transportation, March 7, 2017 [House]
HB 814 A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, further providing for exemptions and special provisions. Representative Murt Referred to Finance, March 10, 2017 [House]
HB 817 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Pennsylvania National Guard, further providing for compensation of division commander or equivalent. Representative Barrar Referred to Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness, March 10, 2017
HB 887
An Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in courts of common pleas, providing for veterans and service member courts.
Representative Bizzarro Referred to Judiciary, March 16, 2017 [House]
HB 907 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in miscellaneous provisions, further providing for heroic service website and providing for veterans and reservists entrepreneurial training and support; and making editorial changes. Representative Rothman Referred to Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness, March 21, 2017 [House]
HB 909 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in disabled veterans' real estate tax exemption, further providing for exemption. Representative Flynn Referred to Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness, March 21, 2017 [House]
HB 923 An Act amending Title 61 (Prisons and Parole) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, providing for Veterans Alternative Punishment Program; and making an appropriation. Representative Barbin Referred to Judiciary, March 22, 2017 [House]
HB 980 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, providing for the exclusion of veterans' benefit payments from income for Commonwealth programs. Representative Boback Referred to Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness, Sept. 15, 2017 [Senate]
HB 984 An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, in personal income tax, further providing for operational provisions. Representative Mako Re-referred to Appropriations, Oct. 18, 2017 [Senate]
HB 985 An Act establishing the Veteran Suicide Prevention Grant Program; conferring powers and imposing duties on the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs; and establishing the Veteran Suicide Prevention Fund. Representative Schweyer Referred to Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness, March 28, 2017 [House]
HB 1035 An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in licensing of drivers, further providing for application for driver's license or learner's permit. Representative Cruz Referred to Transportation, March 31, 2017 [House]
HB 1105 An Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, in realty transfer tax, further providing for definitions and for exempt parties. Representative Ryan Laid on the table, Oct. 24, 2017 [House]
HB 1153 An Act amending Titles 30 (Fish) and 34 (Game) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in fishing licenses, providing for active duty military fishing reciprocity and for disabled veteran annual fishing license reciprocity; and, in hunting and furtaking licenses, providing for active duty military hunting reciprocity and for disabled veteran annual hunting license reciprocity. Representative Boback Referred to Game and Fisheries, June 22, 2017 [Senate]
HB 1231 An Act amending Title 51 (Military Affairs) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, providing for veterans registry. Representative Solomon Re-referred to Appropriations, Oct 23, 2017 [Senate]
Number Short Title Sponsor Last Action
HR 77 A Resolution urging the Congress of the United States to expeditiously address the health, social and economic needs of our female veterans. Representative Murt Referred to VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, Feb. 8, 2017 [House]
HR 532 A Resolution recognizing October 13, 2017, as the 242nd birthday of the United States Navy. Representative Barrar Adopted 10/3/2017
HR 548 A Resolution honoring the 242nd birthday of the United States Marine Corps on November 10, 2017. Representative Readshaw INTRODUCED AS NONCONTROVERSIAL RESOLUTION UNDER RULE 35, Oct. 3, 2017 [House]
Number Short Title Sponsor Last Action
SB 42 An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in proprietary and official rights, further providing for wearing of uniforms and insignia. Senator Williams Laid on the table (Pursuant to Senate Rule 9), March 22, 2017 [Senate]

SB 45

 
An Act establishing the Veterans' Homeownership Assistance Program; and providing for financial assistance to a veteran or veteran's spouse to purchase a home.
Senator Williams Referred to URBAN AFFAIRS AND HOUSING, Jan. 12, 2017 [Senate] 
Number Short Title Sponsor Last Action
SR 5 A Concurrent Resolution establishing the Task Force on Women Veterans' Health Care. Senator Bocola Reported as amended, Oct. 17, 2017 [Senate]
SR 6
A Concurrent Resolution establishing a special bipartisan, bicameral legislative commission to recommend improvements to the delivery of emergency services in this Commonwealth and develop and promote legislation in furtherance of its recommendations.
Senator Vulakovich  
Adopted 1/31/2017
SR 28 A Resolution commemorating February 19, 2017, as "The Battle of Iwo Jima Remembrance Day" in Pennsylvania. Senator Vulakovich Adopted 2/8/2017
Number Short Title Date
 1 of 2015 EMERGENCY AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL DEATH BENEFITS ACT - FURTHER PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF DEATH BENEFITS Act of May. 13, 2015
11 of 2015 MILITARY PERSONNEL - RESIDENCY STATUS FOR STUDENTS ACT - ATTENDANCE AT STATE-RELATED AND STATE-OWNED INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER LEARNING AND COMMUNITY COLLEGES, APPLICABILITY AND ELIGIBILITY Act of Jun. 29, 2015
18 of 2015 MILITARY AND VETERANS CODE (51 PA.C.S.) - VETERANS' TRUST FUND Act of Jul. 8, 2015
23 of 2015 MILITARY AND VETERANS CODE (51 PA.C.S.) - PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES, DEFINITIONS AND RETENTION AND CERTIFICATION Act of Jul. 10, 2015
82 of 2015 MILITARY AND VETERANS CODE - CHARACTER OF DISCHARGE Act of Dec. 17, 20
42 of 2016 MILITARY AND VETERANS CODE (51 PA.C.S.) - STATE VETERANS' COMMISSION Act of Jun. 13, 2016
109 of 2016 MILITARY AFFAIRS (51 PA.C.S.) - SPECIFIC POWERS AND DUTIES, VETERANS' TRUST FUND, PURPOSE, ELIGIBILITY, AMOUNTS OF ASSISTANCE AND APPEALS Act of Oct. 4, 2016
5 of 2017 EDUCATION (24 PA.C.S.), MILITARY AND VETERANS CODE (51 PA.C.S.) AND STATE GOVERNMENT (71 PA.C.S.) - OMNIBUS AMENDMENTS Act of June 12, 2017
9 of 2017 CRIMES CODE (18 PA.C.S.) - WEARING OF UNIFORMS AND INSIGNIA Act of Jun. 27, 2017