General Assembly, associated agencies sit on $95 million in reserve funds

General Assembly, associated agencies sit on $95 million in reserve funds

The Legislative Audit Advisory commission released the audit of the General Assembly’s finances for FY 2016-2017, reporting that the legislature and its associated agencies have combined reserves of $95 million.

The reserves represent surpluses over the $325 million appropriated to the General Assembly in FY 2016-2017.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017/Author: Jason Gottesman
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A Closer Look: Legislative Reference Bureau with Vince DeLiberato

A Closer Look: Legislative Reference Bureau with Vince DeLiberato

Founded in 1909, the Legislative Reference Bureau is one of the oldest joint legislative agencies in Harrisburg. It was first started in response to a trend of legislators beginning to pass more general legislation, as opposed to local legislation which they would handle individually.

 

“Basically, we’re a law office serving the legislative branch of government and the executive branch of government,” Vince DeLiberato, director of the Legislative Reference Bureau, told The PLS Reporter, though he added that the bureau’s jurisdiction is limited to legislative work.

Thursday, November 20, 2014/Author: Josh Levy
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