Current Status Bill Number:
1109Type of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution CRIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19960207Primary Sponsor: HayesAll Sponsors: Hayes, Peeler, Short and GregoryDrafted Document Number: pt\2227jm.96Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19960215Subject: York County Day
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19960215 Received from House House 19960214 Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence Senate 19960213 Adopted, sent to House Senate 19960208 Polled out of Committee: Favorable 10 SI Senate 19960207 Introduced, referred to Committee 10 SIView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
POLLED OUT OF COMMITTEE
February 8, 1996
Introduced by SENATORS Hayes, Peeler, Short and Gregory
S. Printed 2/8/96--S.
Read the first time February 7, 1996.
To whom was referred a Concurrent Resolution (S. 1109), recognizing York County for its many accomplishments, etc., respectfully
Has polled the Concurrent Resolution out of committee without report.
RECOGNIZING YORK COUNTY FOR ITS MANY ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND DECLARING FEBRUARY 27, 1996, "YORK COUNTY DAY".
Whereas, the population of York County has grown over twenty percent during the past ten years and has increased over fifty percent during the past twenty years to a current total of 143,700 people; and
Whereas, the county's total estimated property valuation exceeded 173 million dollars last year; and
Whereas, gross retail sales in York County have doubled since 1987 and increased over eleven percent during the past year to an estimated 2.2 billion dollars; and
Whereas, a total of thirteen new companies, some nationally known, announced plans to locate to York County in 1995, providing a total investment over 268 million dollars; and three existing industries expanded last year for a total investment of over 175 million dollars; and
Whereas, a total of 1,213 new jobs were created in York County last year; and
Whereas, the total number of hotel rooms available for travel and tourism in York County increased over sixteen percent last year, and accommodations tax collections increased over ten percent also last year. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly recognize York County for its many accomplishments and declare February 27, 1996, "York County Day".
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to each of the six chambers in York County.