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WHAT: Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery), chairman of the House Consumer Affairs Committee, will hold a public hearing on legislation he is sponsoring that would enable natural gas distribution companies to recover costs related to distribution system expansion. House Bill 107 would permit the distribution companies to assess a surcharge for this purpose with Public Utility Commission (PUC) approval.
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Tourism Office has released its annual “Happy Traveler” vacation guide to help residents and visitors plan a perfect summer vacation or weekend getaway, said Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery).
HARRISBURG -- The House today passed legislation, sponsored by Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) to permit eligible patients with a terminal illness to use investigational drugs, biological products and devices not yet approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
HARRISBURG – Together with the Franconia Township Parks and Recreation Commission, Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) has been hosting the annual Youth Trout Fishing Derby at Branchwood Park in Morwood for 25 years. Saturday, May 6, from 9-11 a.m., will mark the 26th anniversary of this fun family event, which crosses generations.
HARRISBURG – Tax-free savings accounts aimed at helping people with disabilities save money for future care and services are now available through the Pennsylvania Treasury, Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) announced today.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) today announced that forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for the 2016 tax year are now available.
HARRISBURG – High school seniors can now apply for a Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship to help cover the costs of higher education, Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) announced today.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) today praised the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for its plans to honor citizens who work to protect Pennsylvania’s environment.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) said a new website promises to improve access to state services and benefits for military veterans, servicemen and women, and their families.
HARRISBURG – The state’s Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for home heating assistance grants, Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) said today.
HARRISBURG – Tonight, a bill to reauthorize the law protecting underground utility infrastructure and citizens from line hits during excavation projects is on its way to the governor, said Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery), whose House Consumer Affairs Committee amended the bill last week.
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HARRISBURG – The House Consumer Affairs Committee today unanimously approved legislation, sponsored by committee chairman Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery), to reauthorize a law that protects underground utility infrastructure and citizens from line hits during excavation projects by requiring sites to be properly marked before work begins.
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue has announced guidelines for a state tax amnesty program adopted by the General Assembly as part of Act 84 of 2016, Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) said today.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Robert Godshall (R-Montgomery) said that this week’s announcement by Shell Chemical Appalachia that it will be constructing a multi-billion dollar ethylene cracker facility in western Pennsylvania is great news for all of Pennsylvania.