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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania (PA)


Capital: Harrisburg

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State Code

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
12,807,060
Population 2017 12,790,447
Population 2016 12,783,538
Below Poverty 2018 11.8
Below Poverty 2017 12.5
Below Poverty 2016 12.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2018
59.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2017 59.6
Employment – Population Ratio 2016 59.7
Unemployed 2018 4.3
Unemployed 2017 4.9
Unemployed 2016 5.4
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 2,009
STATE FACTS
The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia in 1776.
Philadelphia is home to the Liberty Bell.
Pennsylvania is the only original colony not bordered by the Atlantic Ocean.

 

 

 

Government

ELECTED OFFICIALS
 Governor
 Tom Wolf (D)
 Lieutenant Governor  John Fetterman (D)
 Attorney General Josh Shapiro (D)
 Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar (D)
 State Senate Control R – 29; D – 21
 State House Control R – 110; D – 93

 

 

Legislative Process

LEGISLATIVE DATES AND DEADLINES
Convenes January 1, 2019
Sine Die Adjournment December 31, 2019
Committee Action Deadlines N/A
Crossover Deadline None
Carryover from Previous Session Yes (2019 – 2020)
Governor’s Signing Deadline (in session) 10 days
Governor’s Signing Deadline (after adjournment) 30 days after adjournment
Veto Override 2/3 majority
Legislation Effective Date Provided in the bill

 

 

Notable Laws & Legislation

SAFE Act
Security Breach Notification Law

Enforcement

Consumer Complaints

Advocacy, Initiatives & Reports

Advocacy

Trade Associations

There are currently no partner industry associations in Pennsylvania

 

Political Geography


Map of Legislative Districts
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