LEG REG REVIEW 2015, 21st Issue – June 29, 2015

LEG REG REVIEW is a periodic newsletter produced by PHILLIPS ASSOCIATES, a professional lobbying and consultant firm located near the State Capitol.  It contains news on the legislative and regulatory scene in Pennsylvania that may be of interest to the Insurance and Business Communities.  It is a free member benefit for those who are members of the Pennsylvania Association of Health Underwriters (PAHU).  Subscription information may be obtained by contacting PHILLIPS ASSOCIATES at 717/728-1217 FAX 717/232-7005 or e-mail to xenobun@aol.com.  Please email jtrout2792@aol.com supplying both your name and e-mail address if you wish to be removed from or added to this list.   THIS IS IT: BUDGET SHOWDOWN WEEK The Senate is considering the House Republican passed $30.1 billion State Budget (House Bill 1192).  Governor Wolf has already laid out a promise to veto in that the GOP plan does not provide a billion dollars more for education, does not impose a natural gas extraction tax, or increase the reach of the state sales tax to professional services.  He did not specify whether he would veto the entire package or only selected parts, saying “We’ll see what they send me.”  Waiting in the wings are other invitations to veto, liquor … Read More