PA SB9 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Passed on April 23 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-23 - Act No. 3
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


An Act designating the Eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) as the official amphibian of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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Designating the Eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) as the official amphibian of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.


Roll Calls

2019-04-16 - House - House Appropriations: Re-report Bill As Committed (Y: 34 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-16 - House - House Floor: SB 9 PN 43, FP (Y: 191 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2019-02-06 - House - House State Government: Report Bill As Committed (Y: 24 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-04 - Senate - Senate Floor: SB 9 PN 43, FINAL PASSAGE (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-01-29 - Senate - Senate State Government: Reported as Committed (Y: 11 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-04-23HouseAct No. 3
2019-04-23HouseApproved by the Governor
2019-04-23HousePresented to the Governor
2019-04-17HouseSigned in House
2019-04-23HouseSigned in Senate
2019-04-16HouseThird consideration and final passage (191-6)
2019-04-16HouseRe-reported as committed
2019-04-15HouseRe-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
2019-04-15HouseSecond consideration
2019-04-10HouseRemoved from table
2019-02-19HouseLaid on the table
2019-02-19HouseFirst consideration
2019-02-19HouseReported as committed
2019-02-05HouseReferred to STATE GOVERNMENT
2019-02-04HouseIn the House
2019-02-04SenateThird consideration and final passage (48-1)
2019-01-30SenateSecond consideration
2019-01-29SenateFirst consideration
2019-01-29SenateReported as committed
2019-01-23SenateReferred to STATE GOVERNMENT

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