Pennsylvania Senator Lawrence Farnese [D]

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PASB30EnrollAn 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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2020-10-26
Presented to the Governor
PASB976EnrollAn 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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2020-10-26
Presented to the Governor
PASR408IntroA Resolution designating the week of November 16 through 20, 2020, as "Pennsylvania Education for Students Experiencing Homelessness Awareness Week" and November 20, 2020, as "Red Shirt Day" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-26
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASB1252EngrossAn Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in intermediate units, providing for Retired Volunteer Educator Tutor Programs.
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2020-10-22
To House Education Committee
PASB628IntroAn Act amending the act of March 4, 1971 (P.L.6, No.2), known as the Tax Reform Code of 1971, providing for airport land development zones.
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2020-10-21
To Senate Appropriations Committee
PASR375PassA Resolution recognizing the month of November 2020 as "Carbon Monoxide Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-10-21
Adopted (47-0)
PASR393PassA 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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2020-10-21
Adopted (47-0)
PASB1362IntroAn Act amending the act of October 17, 2008 (P.L.1645, No.132), known as the Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act, further providing for definitions and for home improvement fraud.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Consumer Protection & Professional Licensure 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
PASB1348IntroAn Act amending the act of July 7, 1972 (P.L. 743, No.176), known as the Lincoln University-Commonwealth Act, further providing for board of trustees, composition, Commonwealth trustees and terms.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Education Committee
PASB1364IntroAn Act amending the act of November 10, 1999 (P.L. 491, No.45), known as the Pennsylvania Construction Code Act, in training and certification of inspectors, providing for residential building inspectors and for providers.
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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
PASB1363IntroAn Act providing for the Adjacent Neighbors' Bill of Rights.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Labor & Industry Committee
PASB1361IntroAn Act amending the act of November 10, 1999 (P.L.491, No.45), known as the Pennsylvania Construction Code Act, in exemptions, applicability and penalties, providing for residential building construction defect remedies.
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2020-10-19
To Senate Labor & Industry 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
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
PASB1354IntroAn 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; making an inconsistent repeal; and making editorial changes.
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2020-10-16
To Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee
PASB1353IntroAn Act amending Title 58 (Oil and Gas) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in development, further providing for relationship to solid waste and surface mining.
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2020-10-16
To Senate Environmental Resources & Energy 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
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
PASB871IntroAn Act amending the act of October 5, 1978 (P.L.1109, No.261), known as the Osteopathic Medical Practice Act, further providing for definitions, for State Board of Osteopathic Medicine, for practice of osteopathic medicine and surgery without license...
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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
PASB1211IntroAn Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in fees, further providing for exemption of persons, entities and vehicles from fees.
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2020-10-06
To Senate Appropriations Committee
PASR358PassA Resolution recognizing the Wesley A.M.E. Zion Church on its 200 years of service to the City of Philadelphia and its dedication to improving lives in its community.
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2020-10-06
Adopted
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
PASB764EngrossAn Act amending the act of December 4, 1996 (P.L.911, No.147), known as the Telemarketer Registration Act, further providing for definitions, for unlawful acts and penalties and for unwanted telephone solicitation calls prohibited.
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2020-09-23
To House Consumer Affairs Committee
PASB1204IntroAn Act amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in proceedings prior to petition to adopt, further providing for petition for involuntary termination and providing for special provisions when child conceived a...
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2020-09-22
Laid on the table (Pursuant to Senate Rule 9)
PASB1251IntroAn Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in preliminary provisions, providing for Assessment Testing Select Committee.
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2020-09-22
First consideration
PASB1319IntroAn Act amending Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in representation of litigants, further providing for penalty for unauthorized practice of law.
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2020-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
PASR367IntroA Resolution encouraging the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the Board of Law Examiners to extend the right to practice law in this Commonwealth to the entirety of the graduating class of 2019-2020 if the graduate otherwise meets all criteria for f...
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2020-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
PASB1318IntroAn Act providing for admission to practice law in Pennsylvania for certain law school graduates.
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2020-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
PASB1294IntroA Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in education, further providing for public school system.
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2020-09-18
To Senate Education Committee
PASB1328IntroAn Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in preliminary provisions, providing for online or distance learning program assessment and evaluation.
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2020-09-18
To Senate Education Committee
PASR372IntroA Resolution recognizing the month of September 2020 as "National Senior Center Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-09-18
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR381IntroA Resolution designating September 2020 as "Workforce Development Month" in Pennsylvania.
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2020-09-18
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
PASR376IntroA Resolution commemorating Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights.
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2020-09-18
To Senate Rules & Executive Nominations Committee
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