Bills and Resolutions in the Pennsylvania Senate

Clicking on any of the links below will bring you to the state’s website, where you can view more details (including a plain-language summary) and subscribe to receive updates on the bill or resolution as it moves through the legislative process. Options to get regular updates about general legislative activity are also available.


  • Senate Bill 992 Printer's Number 1453
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:43 am

    An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in professional employees, further providing for qualifications; and, in certification of teachers, […]

  • Senate Bill 990 Printer's Number 1452
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:42 am

    An Act amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses) and 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in authorized disposition of offenders, further providing for […]

  • Senate Bill 989 Printer's Number 1451
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:41 am

    An Act amending Title 34 (Game) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in hunting and furtaking, providing for taking of bobcats prohibited....

  • Senate Bill 987 Printer's Number 1450
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:41 am

    An Act amending Title 35 (Health and Safety) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Commonwealth services, further providing for definitions and for State Fire Commissioner, providing for […]

  • Senate Bill 985 Printer's Number 1449
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:40 am

    An Act amending the act of June 13, 1967 (P.L.31, No.21), known as the Human Services Code, in fraud and abuse control, further providing for definitions, for restrictions on provider charges and […]

  • Senate Bill 983 Printer's Number 1448
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:39 am

    An Act amending the act of September 9, 1965 (P.L.497, No.251), known as the Newborn Child Testing Act, further providing for definitions and for Newborn Child Screening and Follow-up Program; and […]

  • Senate Bill 790 Printer's Number 1446
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:19 am

    An Act relating to conventional wells and the development of oil, gas and coal; imposing powers and duties on the Department of Environmental Protection; providing for preliminary provisions, for […]

  • Senate Bill 60 Printer's Number 1391
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:19 am

    An Act amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses) and 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in human trafficking, further providing for the offense of […]

  • Senate Bill 906 Printer's Number 1447
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 7:49 am

    An Act amending the act of October 20, 1966 (3rd Sp.Sess., P.L.96, No.6), known as the Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Act of 1966, in preliminary provisions, further providing for […]

  • Senate Bill 692 Printer's Number 831
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 11:45 am

    An Act amending Titles 8 (Boroughs and Incorporated Towns) and 11 (Cities) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in corporate powers, further providing for real property; and, in corporate […]

  • Senate Bill 691 Printer's Number 830
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 11:45 am

    An Act amending the act of May 1, 1933 (P.L.103, No.69), known as The Second Class Township Code, in corporate powers, further providing for real property....

  • Senate Bill 690 Printer's Number 829
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 11:45 am

    An Act amending the act of May 27, 1953 (P.L.244, No.34), entitled "An act relating to and regulating the contracts of incorporated towns and providing penalties," further providing for power to […]

  • Senate Resolution 260 Printer's Number 1306
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:43 am

    A Resolution recognizing October 8, 2019, as "National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day" in Pennsylvania.

  • Senate Resolution 259 Printer's Number 1305
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:43 am

    A Resolution commemorating Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights.

  • Senate Resolution 256 Printer's Number 1299
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:42 am

    A Resolution recognizing October 13, 2019, as "Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day" in Pennsylvania.

  • Senate Resolution 254 Printer's Number 1297
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:42 am

    A Resolution designating October 2019 as "National Physical Therapy Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • Senate Resolution 253 Printer's Number 1296
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:42 am

    A Resolution recognizing the month of October 2019 as "National Sensory Processing Disorder Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • Senate Bill 676 Printer's Number 895
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:40 am

    An Act amending Title 35 (Health and Safety) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, providing for Pennsylvania Nonprofit Security Grant Program; and establishing the Pennsylvania Nonprofit […]

  • Senate Resolution 251 Printer's Number 1293
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:38 am

    A Resolution designating November 12, 2019, the 550th anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, as "World Equality Day" in Pennsylvania....

  • Senate Resolution 45 Printer's Number 459
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:38 am

    A Resolution designating April 2019 as "Sikh Heritage Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • Senate Bill 44 Printer's Number 186
    on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:37 am

    An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, providing for transfer and sale of animals.

  • Senate Bill 742 Printer's Number 1429
    on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 10:27 am

    An Act providing for vehicle emissions modeling by Department of Transportation and for report to General Assembly.

  • Senate Resolution 279 Printer's Number 1445
    on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 4:07 am

    A Resolution designating the week of January 13 through 19, 2020, as "Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday Week" in Pennsylvania....

  • Senate Bill 133 Printer's Number 1185
    on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 7:07 am

    A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, further providing for Lieutenant Governor.

  • Senate Resolution 153 Printer's Number 929
    on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 8:32 am

    A Concurrent Resolution urging the Congress of the United States to ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on Trade.

  • Senate Bill 982 Printer's Number 1444
    on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 6:46 am

    An Act amending the act of May 17, 1921 (P.L.682, No.284), known as The Insurance Company Law of 1921, in casualty insurance, further providing for conditions subject to which policies are to be […]

  • Senate Bill 750 Printer's Number 1188
    on Friday, December 27, 2019 at 10:42 am

    An Act amending the act of April 9, 1929 (P.L.177, No.175), known as The Administrative Code of 1929, in powers and duties of the Department of General Services and its departmental administrative […]

  • Senate Bill 316 Printer's Number 295
    on Friday, December 27, 2019 at 10:41 am

    An Act amending the act of May 1, 1933 (P.L.103, No.69), known as The Second Class Township Code, in township supervisors, further providing for duties of supervisors....

  • Senate Resolution 278 Printer's Number 1443
    on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 5:09 am

    A Resolution congratulating The Pennsylvania State University wrestling team on its eighth National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Wrestling Championship in the past nine years....

  • Senate Resolution 277 Printer's Number 1442
    on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 5:08 am

    A Resolution honoring the Special Olympics Pennsylvania on the 50th anniversary of its founding.

Bills and Resolutions in the Pennsylvania House

Clicking on any of the links below will bring you to the state’s website, where you can view more details (including a plain-language summary) and subscribe to receive updates on the bill or resolution as it moves through the legislative process. Options to get regular updates about general legislative activity are also available.


  • House Bill 1477 Printer's Number 3057
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 11:09 am

    Amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses) and 63 (Professions and Occupations (State Licensed)) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in criminal history record information, further providing for […]

  • House Resolution 375 Printer's Number 1993
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:53 am

    A Resolution recognizing the month of June 2019 as "Dairy Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 216 Printer's Number 1355
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:47 am

    A Resolution establishing a legislative task force on overdose recovery and directing the Joint State Government Commission to conduct a study on warm hand-off to treatment for individuals with a […]

  • House Resolution 367 Printer's Number 1944
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:47 am

    A Resolution designating the month of July 2019 as "MECP2 Duplication Syndrome Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 282 Printer's Number 1619
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:42 am

    A Resolution designating the month of July 2019 as "Ultraviolet Safety Month" in Pennsylvania to raise awareness of the dangers of UV rays and point out the most effective ways to avoid these harmful […]

  • House Resolution 283 Printer's Number 1620
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:40 am

    A Resolution recognizing the month of June 2019 as "Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 21 Printer's Number 6
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:36 am

    A Resolution commemorating June 6, 2019, as "D-Day" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 352 Printer's Number 1884
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:35 am

    A Resolution recognizing the month of May 2019 as "National Stop the Bleed Month" and May 23, 2019, as the second annual "National Stop the Bleed Day" in Pennsylvania....

  • House Resolution 370 Printer's Number 1970
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:34 am

    A Resolution recognizing and celebrating July 19, 2019, as "Pennsylvania Park and Recreation Professionals Day."

  • House Resolution 361 Printer's Number 1924
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:33 am

    A Resolution designating the week of July 21 through 27, 2019, as "Construction Opioids Awareness Week" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 358 Printer's Number 1902
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:32 am

    A Resolution designating the week of May 27 through 31, 2019, as "No Place for Hate Week" in Pennsylvania and commending the Anti-Defamation League for its outstanding efforts to promote peace, […]

  • House Resolution 359 Printer's Number 1922
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:32 am

    A Resolution commemorating the 150th anniversary of North Wales Borough on August 20, 2019.

  • House Resolution 356 Printer's Number 1900
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:29 am

    A Resolution designating the month of May 2019 as "Older Pennsylvanians Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 281 Printer's Number 1618
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:29 am

    A Resolution designating the week of June 2 through 8, 2019, as "Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 234 Printer's Number 1401
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:23 am

    A Resolution designating September 7, 2019, as "Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Appreciation Day" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Resolution 268 Printer's Number 1817
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:19 am

    A Resolution directing the Joint State Government Commission to study the impact of this Commonwealth's current behavioral health needs and behavioral health care system capacity on hospital […]

  • House Resolution 357 Printer's Number 1901
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:14 am

    A Resolution designating the month of June 2019 as "Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.

  • House Bill 1633 Printer's Number 2185
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:17 am

    An Act amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in child protective services, further providing for employees having contact with children; adoptive and […]

  • House Bill 247 Printer's Number 999
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:17 am

    An Act amending Title 58 (Oil and Gas) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in development, further providing for well permits.

  • House Bill 2177 Printer's Number 3083
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:15 am

    An Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in sentencing, further providing for sexual offender treatment....

  • House Bill 2178 Printer's Number 3132
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:15 am

    An Act amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in child custody, further providing for consideration of criminal conviction....

  • House Bill 2174 Printer's Number 3080
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:15 am

    An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in human trafficking, further providing for evidence and defenses to human trafficking....

  • House Bill 2175 Printer's Number 3131
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:15 am

    An Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in depositions and witnesses, further providing for expert testimony in certain criminal […]

  • House Bill 161 Printer's Number 135
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:15 am

    An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in offenses against the family, further providing for the offense of dealing in infant children....

  • House Bill 2176 Printer's Number 3082
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:15 am

    An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in minors, further providing for the offense of unlawful contact with minor....

  • House Bill 1737 Printer's Number 2439
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:13 am

    An Act amending the act of May 19, 1995 (P.L.33, No.3), known as the Economic Development Agency, Fiduciary and Lender Environmental Liability Protection Act, further providing for definitions....

  • House Bill 1981 Printer's Number 2786
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:13 am

    An Act amending Title 37 (Historical and Museums) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions, further providing for Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission; in powers and […]

  • House Bill 2088 Printer's Number 2957
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:13 am

    An Act designating the bridge, identified as Bridge Key 53827, on that portion of State Route 2003, also known as S. Porter Street, over the South Fork Tenmile Creek in Waynesburg, Greene County, as […]

  • House Bill 2116 Printer's Number 3001
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:13 am

    An Act designating the bridge, identified as Bridge Key 48976, on that portion of Pennsylvania Route 669 that crosses the Casselman River at the west end of Ord Street, Salisbury Borough, Somerset […]

  • House Bill 2117 Printer's Number 3002
    on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:13 am

    An Act designating the bridge, identified as Bridge Key 31586, on that portion of State Route 2004 carrying Broadway Street over the Casselman River, in Summit Township, Somerset County, as the […]

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