Pennsylvania Senator Jay Costa [D]

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PASB94EngrossAn Act amending the act of June 2, 1915 (P.L.736, No.338), known as the Workers' Compensation Act, in additional coverages, further providing for the definition of "employe"; and making editorial changes.
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2020-10-19
To House Appropriations Committee
PASB120IntroAn Act amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in adoption, further providing for definitions, for hearing, for grounds for involuntary termination and for petition for involuntary termination, providing for ...
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2020-10-19
Re-reported as committed
PASB395EngrossAn 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 gr...
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2020-10-19
Removed from table
PASB30EngrossAn Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, in city revitalization and improvement zones, further providing for reports and for restrictions; and providing for Pennsylvania Housing Tax Credit.
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2020-10-19
To House Appropriations Committee
PASB658IntroAn Act establishing the Center for Effective Indigent Defense Legal Representation and providing for duties and responsibilities of the board of directors.
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2020-10-19
[Hearing: Oct 20]
To Senate Appropriations Committee
PASB868IntroAn Act amending Titles 23 (Domestic Relations) and 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in child custody, further providing for definitions, for award of custody, for factors to consider when awarding custo...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Appropriations Committee
PASB1326IntroAn Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, in tax credit eligibility, further providing for definitions and for eligibility and providing for independent audit for tax credits, for additional require...
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2020-10-19
To Senate Appropriations Committee
PASR382IntroA Resolution urging the Congress of the United States to fund and preserve the United States Postal Service.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee
PASB1367IntroAn Act providing for social bias and cultural competence training for public employees and licensees and imposing duties on the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Labor & Industry Committee
PASR405IntroA Resolution directing the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee to study the impact of COVID-19 on education in this Commonwealth and to issue a report.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Education Committee
PASR406IntroA Resolution recognizing October 16, 2020, as "World Spine Day" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-16
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASB1355IntroAn Act amending the act of July 7, 1980 (P.L. 380, No.97) known as the Solid Waste Management Act, in general provisions, further providing for definitions; in residual waste, further providing for disposal, processing and storage of residual waste a...
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2020-10-16
To Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee
PASB1359IntroAn Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in terms and courses of study, providing for Black history education.
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2020-10-16
To Senate Education Committee
PASR398PassA Resolution designating the month of October 2020 as "Domestic Violence Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-14
Transmitted as directed
PASB1352IntroAn Act amending Title 30 (Fish) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in fishing licenses, further providing for resident fishing licenses.
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2020-10-14
To Senate Game & Fisheries Committee
PASR403IntroA Resolution designating the month of October 2020 as "Down Syndrome Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-14
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASB1349IntroAn Act designating the portion of Youngsburg Road-State Road 3043 in South Coatesville Borough, from the intersection of Modena Road to the southern border of South Coatesville Borough, as the Zachariah Walker Memorial Road.
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2020-10-13
To Senate Transportation Committee
PASB890EngrossAn Act amending the act of June 26, 2001 (P.L.755, No.77), known as the Tobacco Settlement Act, in medical assistance for workers with disabilities, further providing for definitions and for medical assistance benefits for workers with disabilities a...
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2020-10-07
To House Health Committee
PASR402IntroA Resolution recognizing the month of October 2020 as "National Physical Therapy Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-07
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASB565IntroAn Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in rules of the road in general, further providing for additional parking regulations.
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2020-10-06
Removed from table
PASB792IntroAn Act amending the act of March 28, 1984 (P.L.150, No.28), known as the Automobile Lemon Law, further providing for definitions, for repair obligations, for manufacturer's duty for refund or replacement and for presumption of a reasonable number of ...
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2020-10-06
First consideration
PASB809IntroAn Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Judicial Conduct Board, further providing for staff and operations and establishing the Pennsylvania Commission on Legislative Conduct.
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2020-10-06
Removed from table
PASB870IntroAn Act amending the act of December 20, 1985 (P.L.457, No.112), known as the Medical Practice Act of 1985, further providing for definitions, for State Board of Medicine and for physician assistants.
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2020-10-06
First consideration
PASB1220IntroAn Act amending Title 74 (Transportation) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in turnpike, further providing for commission powers and duties.
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2020-10-06
To Senate Appropriations Committee
PASB207IntroAn Act amending the act of December 20, 1967 (P.L.869, No.385), known as the Public Works Contractors' Bond Law of 1967, further providing for duty of prime contractor to provide financial security in certain contracts involving public works and publ...
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2020-10-05
Laid on the table (Pursuant to Senate Rule 9)
PASB1277IntroAn Act amending the act of March 20, 2002 (P.L.154, No.13), known as the Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error (Mcare) Act, in medical professional liability, further providing for informed consent.
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2020-10-05
To Senate Banking & Insurance Committee
PASB1345IntroAn Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in rules of the road in general, further providing for duty of driver in emergency response areas; in offenses in general, further providing for the offenses of careless d...
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2020-10-05
To Senate Transportation Committee
PASR401IntroA Resolution recognizing the month of October 2020 as "Italian-American Heritage Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-02
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR378IntroA Resolution directing the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee to conduct a study regarding the opportunities for economic growth of Esports in this Commonwealth.
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2020-10-02
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR389IntroA Resolution honoring Fannie Lou Hamer on her 103rd birthday in recognition of her vast and valiant efforts to ensure the civil rights of minorities, women and low-income families.
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2020-10-02
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR370IntroA Resolution raising awareness of the dangers of smoking and vaping during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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2020-10-02
To Senate Health & Human Services Committee
PASR393IntroA Resolution commemorating the 125th anniversary of Frederick Douglass' last public lecture at the West Chester Normal School, now West Chester University.
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2020-10-02
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR390IntroA Resolution recognizing the month of October 2020 as "National Sensory Processing Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-01
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASB502EngrossAn Act amending the act of November 24, 1998 (P.L.882, No.111), known as the Crime Victims Act, in preliminary provisions, further providing for definitions; in crime victims, further providing for rights, for responsibilities of victims of crime und...
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2020-09-30
Removed from table
PASB976EngrossAn Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in jurisdiction of appellate courts, providing for commerce court program; and, in organization and jurisdiction of courts of common pleas, further...
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2020-09-30
Removed from table
PASB487EngrossAn Act amending the act of December 22, 2005 (P.L.474, No.94), known as the Breach of Personal Information Notification Act, further providing for title of act, for definitions and for notification of breach; prohibiting employees of the Commonwealth...
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2020-09-29
To House State Government Committee
PASB1170EngrossAn 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 proceedings.
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2020-09-29
Laid on the table
PASB1193EngrossAn Act amending Title 44 (Law and Justice) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in other officers, codifying provisions relating to sheriffs and deputy sheriffs; further providing for sheriff training requirement and for Sheriff and Deputy Sher...
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2020-09-29
Laid on the table
PASR387IntroA Resolution designating the week of September 21 through 25, 2020, as "Clean Energy Week" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-09-29
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR397IntroA Resolution recognizing and celebrating the designation of 2020 as "Year of the Nurse and Midwife."
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2020-09-29
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR388IntroA Resolution designating the week of September 21 through 28, 2020, as "Safe2Say Something Week" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-09-29
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR396IntroA Resolution recognizing the essential work performed by individuals with disabilities during the 2020 pandemic and thanking them for their continued efforts through the remainder of the pandemic as they continue their work into the future.
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2020-09-29
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR395IntroA Resolution recognizing the month of October 2020 as "National Disability Employment Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-09-29
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR394IntroA Resolution recognizing the month of October 2020 as "National Principals Month" in Pennsylvania and honoring the contributions that principals make in the elementary schools, middle schools and high schools of our nation.
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2020-09-29
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASB1333IntroAn Act establishing the Pennsylvania Good Canine Care Program; providing for duties of the Department of Agriculture.
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2020-09-25
To Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee
PASR386IntroA Resolution designating the month of September 2020 as "Life Insurance Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-09-25
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASB1332IntroAn Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in school health services, further providing for health services; and, in reimbursements by Commonwealth and between school districts, further providi...
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2020-09-25
To Senate Education Committee
PASB85EngrossAn Act amending the act of December 7, 1982 (P.L.784, No.225), known as the Dog Law, in licenses, tags and kennels, further providing for transfer of dog licenses or tags and other licensing requirements and for service dogs and dogs used by municipa...
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2020-09-23
To House Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee
PASB607EngrossAn Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in rules of the road in general, further providing for speed timing devices.
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2020-09-23
Removed from table
PASR384PassA Resolution extending the temporary emergency Rules of the Senate.
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2020-09-22
Adopted (49-0)
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