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HARRISBURG — The House this week passed legislation, sponsored by Rep. Dan Moul, which would enable volunteers of charitable organizations to produce fundraising mailers on behalf of the organization, without triggering burdensome annual state registration requirements.
HARRISBURG- The state House today took the latest step in passing a spending plan for the 2017-18 fiscal year by approving House Bill 218, the General Fund appropriations portion of the state budget. The bill may now be taken up by the state Senate.
HARRISBURG – Members of the General Assembly met today with representatives of the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), including Acting Secretary Patrick McDonnell, to discuss what they feel are abuses of power, redundancy of services and overall wasting of taxpayer dollars by the Susquehanna River Basin Commission (SRBC).
HARRISBURG – This week, Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) presented House Resolution 168, which commemorates the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Pennsylvania Gettysburg Monuments Project, on the House floor.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams), who has served on the House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee for several years, placed second in the annual Celebrity Draft Horse Driving Competition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex on Tuesday.
HARRISBURG – At the Pennsylvania Farm Show today, Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) presented a House citation to Brett Pohlman, son of Bruce and Beverly Pohlman of New Oxford, Adams County, after the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture awarded the Pohlmans its Bicentennial Farm Award.
HARRISBURG – By a unanimous vote today, the House passed legislation sponsored by Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) that would prevent the Department of Revenue from taxing agricultural easements and land bank transfers prior to the exemption recently passed into law, which became effective on Sept. 11, 2016. Moul’s bill would also permit taxpayers to petition for a refund of taxes improperly imposed on transactions that took place prior to that date.
HARRISBURG – By a unanimous vote, the House today advanced legislation sponsored by Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) that would enable adoptive families to appeal the amount of the state subsidy provided to them by their county Children and Youth Services agency.
HARRISBURG – By a vote of 167-21, the House voted today to approve legislation sponsored by Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) that would eliminate the cap on weekly prize payouts for nonprofit and club licensees offering small games of chance, enabling them to make larger contributions to local charities.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) said Wednesday that he did not vote in favor of the $31.6 billion state budget or the legislation to authorize the funding to pay for it.
HARRISBURG – Members of the Adams and York County House Republican delegations today continued their fight for fiscal responsibility by opposing the elements of the state budget package from which revenues for the 2016-17 fiscal year are derived. The remaining elements of the budget package are expected to be signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf.
HARRISBURG – By a unanimous vote, the House today advanced legislation sponsored by Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) that would ease the regulatory and financial burden on volunteer charitable organizations by expanding the exemption on charities required to register with the state.
WHAT: State Reps. Kate Klunk (R-York) and Dan Moul (R-Adams) will hold a ceremony to mark the official opening of the Hanover Area Historical Society’s Clausen flag exhibit, which will be on display in the Pennsylvania State Capitol’s East Wing Rotunda through July 2016.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) announced today that the deadline to apply for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program and receive a rebate for rent and property taxes paid in 2015 is being extended to Dec. 31.