LEG REG REVIEW 2015, 28th Issue – September 21, 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.   GENERAL ASSEMBLY RETURNS FOR FALL SESSION The PA General Assembly has returned to Harrisburg for work on its’ fall agenda which looks uncomfortably like its’ summer agenda after Governor Wolf vetoed state spending plans passed by Republicans.  As negotiations continue, on September 18, the Senate passed a bill to provide $11.2 billion in short-term relief to social service providers that are hamstrung by the budget impasse.  In turn, the Governor said he is inclined to veto, preferring reconsideration of his State budget proposal.  His press secretary Jeff Sheridan issued the following:  “The Republican plan to pass a … Read More