Transparency legislation, House Bill 2463, which was unanimously passed, will become law without the governor’s signature. The law requires state agencies to answer the public’s questions submitted through Right-to-Know requests, as prescribed by law, during state of emergency declarations. Author of the bill Rep. Seth Grove (R-Dover) said this house bill has a simple goal: […]
July 24, 1977.
A key piece of legislation dealing with state government transparency that has the support of every member of the Pennsylvania General Assembly faces the threat of a veto by Governor Tom Wolf. House Bill 2463, which passed both the House and Senate unanimously in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, would prevent the governor and […]
July 23, 1972.
The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) has awarded a low-interest loan of just under $372,000 to Allensville Municipal Authority for upgrades to the existing slow-sand water filtration plant. Representative John Hershey (R-Mifflin/Juniata/Franklin) said the Authority “will use the funding to complete several projects, including installing an automated shutoff valve and an emergency generator.” The loan […]