PRINTER'S NO. 3520
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
HOUSE BILL
No.
2400
Session of
2020
INTRODUCED BY TURZAI, CUTLER, SAYLOR, BENNINGHOFF, TOEPEL,
OBERLANDER, MASSER, REESE, BARRAR, BERNSTINE, BOBACK,
BOROWICZ, BROOKS, CAUSER, COOK, COX, SCHLEGEL CULVER, DAY,
DELOZIER, DIAMOND, DOWLING, DUNBAR, DUSH, ECKER, EMRICK,
EVERETT, FARRY, FEE, FRITZ, GABLER, GAINEY, GAYDOS, GILLEN,
GILLESPIE, GLEIM, GREGORY, GREINER, GROVE, HAHN, HEFFLEY,
HELM, HENNESSEY, HERSHEY, HICKERNELL, IRVIN, JAMES, JONES,
JOZWIAK, KAIL, KAUFER, KAUFFMAN, KEEFER, M. K. KELLER, KLUNK,
KNOWLES, LAWRENCE, LEWIS, MACKENZIE, MALONEY, MARSHALL,
MENTZER, METCALFE, METZGAR, MIHALEK, MILLARD, B. MILLER,
MIZGORSKI, MOUL, MURT, MUSTELLO, NELSON, O'NEAL, ORTITAY,
OWLETT, PEIFER, PICKETT, POLINCHOCK, PUSKARIC, PYLE, RADER,
RAPP, RIGBY, ROAE, ROTHMAN, ROWE, RYAN, SANKEY, SCHEMEL,
SCHMITT, SCHROEDER, SIMMONS, SONNEY, STAATS, STRUZZI, THOMAS,
TOBASH, TOOHIL, TOPPER, WARNER, WENTLING, WHEELAND, WHITE AND
ZIMMERMAN, APRIL 3, 2020
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON STATE GOVERNMENT, APRIL 3, 2020
AN ACT
Amending the act of April 9, 1929 (P.L.177, No.175), entitled
"An act providing for and reorganizing the conduct of the
executive and administrative work of the Commonwealth by the
Executive Department thereof and the administrative
departments, boards, commissions, and officers thereof,
including the boards of trustees of State Normal Schools, or
Teachers Colleges; abolishing, creating, reorganizing or
authorizing the reorganization of certain administrative
departments, boards, and commissions; defining the powers and
duties of the Governor and other executive and administrative
officers, and of the several administrative departments,
boards, commissions, and officers; fixing the salaries of the
Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and certain other executive
and administrative officers; providing for the appointment of
certain administrative officers, and of all deputies and
other assistants and employes in certain departments, boards,
and commissions; providing for judicial administration; and
prescribing the manner in which the number and compensation
of the deputies and all other assistants and employes of
certain departments, boards and commissions shall be
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determined," providing for emergency COVID-19 provisions.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. The act of April 9, 1929 (P.L.177, No.175), known
as The Administrative Code of 1929, is amended by adding an
article to read:
ARTICLE I-A
EMERGENCY COVID-19 PROVISIONS
Section 101-A. Extension of waiver provisions.
The Secretary of Community and Economic Development shall
immediately issue a waiver to the Governor's 20200319 TWW COVID
19 Business Closure Order to all public and private construction
activities that can adhere to the social distancing practices
and other mitigation measures defined by the Centers for Disease
Control to protect workers and to mitigate the spread of the
COVID-19 virus.
Section 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
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