Senate Bill 1400 – The Property Tax Independence Act


July 26, 2012
10:00 a.m.
Hearing Room 1, North Office Building

Public Hearing: Senate Bill 1400 (Argall)
“The Property Tax Independence Act”

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10:00 a.m. Call to order
(Opening Remarks by the Chairman and Members)
10:05 a.m. Senator Argall
Prime Sponsor, SB 1400
Senator Folmer
Prime Sponsor, SB 1400
10:25 a.m. Jay Himes, CAE
Executive Director
Pennsylvania Association of School Board Officials
10:45 a.m. Greg Herb
Legislative Chair
Pennsylvania Association of Realtors
11:05 a.m. Thomas G. Wilkinson Jr., Esquire
Pennsylvania Bar Association
11:05 a.m. Joel Rotz
State Governmental Relations Director
Pennsylvania Farm Bureau
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Attachment 2
11:45 a.m. David Baldinger
Pennsylvania Coalition of Taxpayer Associations
12:05 p.m. Alexandra D’Angola
Director of Governmental Affairs
Pennsylvania Retailers’ Association
Brian Rider
President & CEO
Pennsylvania Retailers’ Association
12:25 p.m. Michael Wood
Research Director
Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center
12:25 p.m. Adjournment

Written Remarks:
Department of Revenue
County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials
Pennsylvania Bankers Association
Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry
Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Pennsylvania Newspaper Association
Attachment 1
Attachment 2
Pennsylvania School Boards Association
Philadelphia Bar Association
Senate Bill 1400 Analysis