PA HB538 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-2)
Status: Engrossed on April 16 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-22 - Referred to FINANCE
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


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 classes of income.

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In personal income tax, further providing for classes of income.


Roll Calls

2019-04-16 - House - House Floor: HB 538 PN 529, FP (Y: 197 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2019-03-27 - House - House Appropriations: Re-report Bill As Committed (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - House - House Finance: Report Bill As Committed (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-04-22SenateReferred to FINANCE
2019-04-16SenateIn the Senate
2019-04-16HouseThird consideration and final passage (197-0)
2019-03-27HouseRe-reported as committed
2019-03-26HouseRe-committed to APPROPRIATIONS
2019-03-26HouseSecond consideration
2019-03-25HouseRemoved from table
2019-03-13HouseLaid on the table
2019-03-13HouseFirst consideration
2019-03-13HouseReported as committed
2019-02-19HouseReferred to FINANCE

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