Prime Sponsored Legislation 2017-2018

Senator Mensch’s Prime Sponsored Legislation

2017-2018 Session

Updated October 19, 2017

Prime Sponsored Legislation

Bill Number
Description of Bill
Status

SB 21

The Employment First Act

Referred to LABOR AND INDUSTRY, June 29, 2017 [Senate]

SB 181

Performance Based Budget

Re-reported as amended, July 10, 2017 [House]

SB 513

Jobs Initiative Package – Reduce Personal Income Tax to 2.99%

Referred to FINANCE, March 16, 2017 [Senate]
SB 514 Jobs Initiative Package – Reduce Corporate Net Income Tax Rate to 8.99% in FY 2017-18, 7.99% in FY 2018-19, and 6.99%  Referred to FINANCE, March 16, 2017 [Senate]
SB 515 Jobs Initiative Package – Uncap the Net Operating Loss Carryforward Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, June 12, 2017 [Senate]
SB 516 Jobs Initiative Package – Establish a Career Development Credit Program  Referred to FINANCE, March 16, 2017 [Senate]
SB 540 Excused Absence for Participation in Veterans Events or Funerals  Referred to EDUCATION, March 24, 2017 [Senate]
SB 794 21st Century Manufacturing Innovation and Reinvestment Deduction Act  Referred to FINANCE, June 22, 2017 [Senate]
SB 869 Breast Density Screening Insurance Coverage  Referred to BANKING AND INSURANCE, Sept. 6, 2017 [Senate]
SB 899 Older Adult Protective Services Act Re-Write Referred to AGING AND YOUTH, Sept. 26, 2017 [Senate]

Senate Simple Resolutions

Resolution Number
Description of Resolution
Status
SR 75 A Resolution to Study How Pennsylvania Accounts for and Analyzes Forensic Evidence Kits Transmitted as directed, May 26, 2017 [Senate]
SR 142 Recognizing the 242nd Anniversary of the founding of the United State Army (Remarks see Senate Journal Page 648), June 13, 2017 [Senate]
SR 213 Recognizing October 13, 2017 as “Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day” in Pennsylvania (Remarks see Senate Journal Page ….), Oct. 3, 2017 [Senate]
SR 218 Designating the week of October 16, 2017 as “Community College Completion Week” in Pennsylvania (Remarks see Senate Journal Page ….), Oct. 16, 2017 [Senate]