Legislative

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Legislative News

[2/11/2016]
Notice is hereby given, in accordance with the Act of October 15, 1998, PL.729, No.93, that the House of Representatives will convene in open session in the Hall of the House on the following 2016 dates: March 14 , 15 , 16 , 21 , 22 , and 23 April 4 , 5 , 6 , 11 , 12 , and 13 May 2 , 3 , 4 , 16 , 17 , 18 , 23 , 24 , and 25 June 6 , 7 , 8 , 13 , 14 , 15 , 20 , 21 , 22 , 23 , 24 , 25 , 26 , 27 , 28 , 29 , and 30 Updated Tuesday, February 9, 2016 *Denotes a change  Thursday, February 11, 2016 9:30 AM  PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE Public hearing on HB 1357 - State Licensure of Plumbers. Room 205 Ryan Office

DGS announces new website to help state contractors comply with PA law requiring verification of employee citizenship.
[7/8/2013]

Non-union contractor: Prevailing wage needed
[5/31/2012]

Senate passes E-Verify bill .
[5/26/2011]

Legislative Session Information Events

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