Testimony 2011-2012


The testimony below concerns legislatiion from the 2011-2012 session of the General Assembly. Bills that were enacted are referred to by act number. All other legislation mentioned below died at the end of the 2012 and would need to be reintroduced, most likely as a different bill number, in the 2013-2014 legislative session.


Legislative Testimony from the 2011-2012 session of the General Assembly

Advertising

Electronic Advertising (5-19-11)

 

Arbitration

Policemen and Firemen Collective Bargaining Act Reforms (10-18-12)

 

Development

UCC- ICC Adoption Process (3-23-11)

Act 191 of 2012 Cell Towers (5-2-12)

 

Emergency Services

Small Disaster Assistance (9-27-11)

Title 35 Health and Safety (8-14-12)

Towing for Emergencies (9-19-11)

 

Environmental Protection

Creation of Stormwater Authorities (9-18-12)

Small Streams (4-4-12)

Mandatory Collection of Solid Waste (9-13-11)

 

Fire Protection/ Workers' Compensation

Impact of Act 46 of 2011 - Workers' Compensation for Firefighters (11-14-12)

Act 46 of 2011 Workers' Compensation Benefits for Firefighters (3-30-11)

 

Marcellus Shale

Impact of Marcellus Shale Drilling (9-29-11)

Local Impact Fees, Marcellus Shale (9-13-11)

Local Impact of Marcellus Shale Drilling (8-24-11)

Local Impact of Marcellus Shale Drilling (4-28-11)

Local Impact of Marcellus Shale Drilling (1-26-11)

 

Prevailing Wage

Prevailing Wage (8-17-11)

Prevailing Wage (3-22-11)

 

Right to Know

Right-to-Know Law (3-8-11)

 

Tax Return

Local Tax Reform (3-12-12)

 

Transportation

Transportation Funding (9-28-11)

 

Miscallaneous

Impact of 2011 State Budget on Townships (9-13-11)

Local Government Constitutional Issues (3-25-11)

PSATS Legislative Priorities Related to House Finance Committee (4-13-11)


Regulatory Comments

Broadband Rights of Way (July 2011) 

PSATS Comments on PUC's Act 13 Tentative Implementation Order (April 2012)