Legislative Roll Call: Week of January 21 to 25, 2013
Votes involving regional lawmakers at the Capitol in Harrisburg this past week:
ANIMALS: House Bill 82 provides for court hearings to decide who should pay for the care of animals seized in cases involving alleged criminal cruelty. The House approved the measure 163-34 and sent it to the Senate. A yes vote supported the bill.
Voting yes: Reps. Matt Baker, R-68, Wellsboro; Karen Boback, R-117, Harveys Lake; Rosemary Brwon, R-189, Middle Smithfield Twp.; Mike Carroll, D-118, Hughestown; Frank Farina, D-115, Jessup; Marty Flynn, D-113, Scranton; Neal Goodman, D-123, Mahanoy City; Kevin Haggerty, D-112, Dunmore; Doyle Heffley, R-122, Lower Towamensing Twp.; Sid Michaels Kavulich, D-114, Taylor; Jerry Knowles, R-124, Tamaqua; Sandra Major, R-111, Montrose; Kurt Masser, R-107, Ralpho Twp; Gerald Mullery, D-119, Newport Twp.; Phyllis Mundy, D-120, Kingston; Eddie Day Pashinski, D-121, Wilkes-Barre; Tina Pickett, R-110, Towanda; Mario Scavello, R-176, Mount Pocono; Tarah Toohil, R-116, Butler Twp.
Voting no: Reps. Lynda Schlegel Culver, R-108, Rockefeller Twp.; Mike Peifer, R-139, Honesdale; Mike Tobash, R-125, Pottsville.
(Compiled by The Times-Shamrock Harrisburg Bureau.)