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    PA-LAC Silent Auction to Raise Much Needed Funds

    Nov 16, 2017 11:35 AM

    Help support the Pennsylvania Legislative Action Committee (PA-LAC) in its effort to advance positive legislation for community associations, condos, and other types of homeowner associations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, oppose harmful laws, and educate Pennsylvania lawmakers about the HOA industry and needs of residents, homeowners, boards, managers, and more.

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    NJ Legislative Update

    May 31, 2017 02:17 PM

    CAI’s New Jersey Legislative Action Committee (NJ LAC) has been hard at work this Spring on several issues important to community associations in the state.

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    LAC Capitol Day Helps Move Legislative Priorities

    May 01, 2017 02:26 PM

    CAI’s Pennsylvania Legislative Action Committee spent the day at the state capitol in Harrisburg on Monday, April 24 meeting with legislators and legislative staff in a continuing effort to educate lawmakers on issues confronting community associations in the Commonwealth. The day also helped to tee up several pieces of legislation on the LAC’s priority list for the current legislative term.

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    Legislation Passes State House Expanding Attorney General Role in Association Complaints

    Apr 21, 2017 02:20 PM

    HARRISBURG – House Bill 595, which would change the way investigations and mediation of complaints are handled in community association across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, was unanimously passed by the state House of Representatives on April 19, 2017. The bill, which is supported by CAI's Pennsylvania Legislative Action Committee (PA LAC) would assign additional powers to the Office of Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection.

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    The LAC Has Your Back. Do You Have Theirs?

    Apr 01, 2017 11:25 AM

    CAI's Pennsylvania Legislative Action Committee (PA-LAC) works on behalf of the approximately 2 million residents who live in 10,000+ community associations in the commonwealth

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    Pennsylvania is CAI's Legislative Action Committee of the Year

    Mar 29, 2017 02:28 PM

    Coming off our most successful year ever, Community Associations Institute will recognize the Pennsylvania Legislative Action Committee (PA LAC) as CAI's Legislative Action Committee of the Year. The award will be given at the national conference in Las Vegas in May.

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    Private Dams Legislation Adopted in PA House

    Feb 09, 2017 09:47 AM

    House Bill 1712, establishing the Pennsylvania Private Dam Financial Assurance Program and the Private Dam Financial Assurance Fund, passed the state House of Representatives by a vote of 195-1 on Monday, February 8, 2016. The Bill now moves to the S

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    Governor Tom Wolf Signs Senate Bill 1282

    Nov 07, 2016 02:37 PM

    Community Associations Institute’s Pennsylvania Legislative Action Committee (CAI PA LAC) applauds Governor Tom Wolf for affixing his signature to Senate Bill 1282, legislation that will reign in skyrocketing fees charged by Recorder of Deeds in many counties across Pennsylvania for the recording of amendments to association Declarations. The Governor signed the Bill on Friday, November 4, 2016.

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    Call Governor Wolf: Tell him to Sign SB 1282

    Oct 27, 2016 11:12 AM

    In a series of swift votes on Wednesday night, the legislature gave final approval to Senate Bill 1282, which eliminates excessive fees for the recording of Amendments to Declarations for community associations throughout the state.

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    An Unjustified and Illegal Tax on Community Associations

    Sep 08, 2016 11:51 AM

    Your urgent help is needed to adopt legislation that will reign in skyrocketing recorder of deeds fees that are costing Pennsylvania’s community associations thousands of dollars every year.

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    PA Senate Reforms Recording Fees with Adoption of SB 1282

    Jun 30, 2016 11:49 AM

    In the Pennsylvania State Capitol Building in Harrisburg today, the Pennsylvania Senate voted 48-2 in favor of Senate Bill 1282 (R-Wagner). SB 1282 clarifies the manner in which county Recorders of Deeds may assess fees regarding the amendment of dec

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    Wagner to Introduce Recorder of Deeds Fees Bill

    Jun 01, 2016 11:23 AM

    State Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) has signaled his intent to introduce a Senate version of House Bill 1101, legislation which would reign in skyrocketing fees charged by some county Recorder of Deeds to file an amendment to a Declaration.

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  • Survey Says: High Ratings are in for HOAs

    May 09, 2016 11:41 AM

    Americans who live in homeowners associations and condominiums remain overwhelmingly satisfied with their communities, their homeowner leaders and professional managers, according to a national survey conducted in March by Zogby Analytics.

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    PA LAC Supports the Private Dam Financial Assurance Program

    Nov 30, 2015 11:44 AM

    CAI has continued discussions on this issue over the last two years and is pleased to report that Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-189) has introduced House Bill 1712, which would establish the Private Dam Financial Assurance Program and the Private Dam Financ

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