Letter: Urging support for SB 1 P.N. 902, Pension Reform (June 5, 2017)

To: Members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives From: John M. Callahan, Assistant Executive Director Date: June 5, 2017 Re: Senate Bill 1 P.N… More

Letter: Urging support for Senate Bill 1, Pension Reform (June 5, 2017)

To: Members of the Senate of Pennsylvania From: John M. Callahan, Assistant Executive Director Date: June 4, 2017 Re: Senate Bill 1 P.N… More

PSBA position on SB 586: Oppose

SB 586: Greatly restricts the rights of school districts and municipalities to conduct appeals of under-assessed property On behalf of the 4,500 elected officials who govern the commonwealth’s public school districts, we request your opposition to Senate Bill 586, sponsored by Senator David Argall… More

PSBA position on HB 1213: Oppose

HB 1213: Greatly restricts the rights of school districts and municipalities to conduct appeals of under-assessed property On behalf of the 4,500 elected officials who govern the commonwealth’s public school districts, we request your opposition to House Bill 1213, sponsored by Representative Warren Kampf… More

Transportation Funding: Gov. Wolf’s proposed cut

Testimony to the Senate Education Committee, Subcommittee on Support Services and Transportation, presented by Joanne Yarnall, West Chester Area SD transportation manager, on behalf of PSBA (May 15, 2017) Good afternoon. My name is Joanne Yarnall… More

Letter to House Commerce Committee expressing concerns with HB 1213, prohibiting assessment appeals

May 8, 2017 PA House of Representatives House Commerce Committee   Dear Representative, On behalf of the 4,500 elected officials who govern the commonwealth’s public school districts, we are expressing our deep concerns with House Bill 1213, sponsored by Rep. Warren Kampf… More

House Bill 205, removing future PSBA employees from participation in PSERS

April 24, 2017 House State Government Committee Pennsylvania House of Representatives Re: Removal of PSBA from PSERS Dear Representative: On behalf of the 4,500 elected officials who govern the commonwealth’s public school districts, we are writing to request your support of House Bill 205 sponsored by Rep… More

Senate Bills 93 (home-school student access) and 383 (firearms on school grounds)

The Honorable Anthony Williams Senate of Pennsylvania Re: Senate Education Committee Dear Senator, On behalf of the 4,500 elected officials who govern the commonwealth’s public school districts, we are writing to regarding legislation scheduled for the Senate Education Committee on April 19, 2017 at 9:30 a.m… More

House Bill 97, Charter Schools

Education Committee Pennsylvania House of Representatives RE: House Bill 97 Dear Representative, On Tuesday April 18, 2017 the House Education Committee will again consider legislation to address charter school education in Pennsylvania under House Bill 97… More

Senate Bill 406, P.N. 403

Senate Education Committee, March 28, 2017 The Pennsylvanian School Boards Association and its 4,500 locally elected school boards have always supported local control and direction of school districts in Pennsylvania… More