Meeting to consider SB 635 and SB 830

Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 | 9:30 a.m.

East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B


Call to Order and Roll Call

Consideration of Legislation

  • Senate Bill 635 (Yudichak) – Amends Title 12 (Commerce and Trade) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in property assessed clean energy program, pertaining to purpose, definitions, program establishment, notice to lien holder required for participation, scope of work, lien and collection of assessments.
    • Amendment No.  – Clarifies the eligibility standards for indoor air quality, resiliency improvements and multi-family dwellings. Specifies that definition of “qualified commercial property” does not include any residential property, except for a commercial, multifamily residential property, or mixed-use property which contains no less than five residential units. Requires a scope of work, energy baseline or water usage model, as well as projected energy savings or water usage reductions, for a proposed clean energy or water conservation project. Stipulates assessment protocols.
  • Senate Bill 830 (Yudichak) – Amends Title 64 (Public Authorities and Quasi-Public Corporations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in Commonwealth Financing Authority, establishing the Veteran-owned Pennsylvania Business Loan Guarantee Program.

Adjournment