Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Home Rule (County) Unknown Bucks County Proposed 1985 Home Rule no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1985–1986

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Bedminster, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bedminster, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bensalem, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bensalem, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bridgeton, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bridgeton, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bristol, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bristol, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bristol, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Bristol, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Buckingham, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Buckingham, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Chalfont, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Chalfont, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Doylestown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Doylestown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Doylestown, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Doylestown, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Dublin, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Dublin, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Durham, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Durham, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
East Rockhill, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
East Rockhill, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Falls, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Falls, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Haycock, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Haycock, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Hilltown, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Hilltown, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Hulmeville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Hulmeville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Ivyland, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Ivyland, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Langhorne, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Langhorne, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Langhorne Manor, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Langhorne Manor, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Makefield, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Makefield, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Southampton, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Southampton, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Middletown, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Middletown, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Milford, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Milford, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Morrisville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Morrisville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
New Britain, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
New Britain, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
New Britain, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
New Britain, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
New Hope, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
New Hope, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Newtown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Newtown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Newtown, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Newtown, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Nockamixon, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Nockamixon, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Northampton, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Northampton, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Penndel, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Penndel, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Perkasie, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Perkasie, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Plumstead, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Plumstead, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Quakertown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Quakertown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Richland, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Richland, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Richlandtown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Richlandtown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Riegelsville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Riegelsville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Sellersville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Sellersville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Silverdale, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Silverdale, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Solebury, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Solebury, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Telford, Borough of
Overlap
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Telford, Borough of
Overlap
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Tinicum, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Tinicum, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Trumbauersville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Trumbauersville, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Tullytown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Tullytown, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Upper Makefield, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Upper Makefield, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Upper Southampton, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Upper Southampton, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Warminster, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Warminster, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Warrington, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Warrington, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Warwick, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Warwick, Township of (Bucks)
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
West Rockhill, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
West Rockhill, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Wrightstown, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Wrightstown, Township of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Yardley, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part
Yardley, Borough of
Whole
Bucks County
Whole
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Bucks, County of County, 3rd Class (Home Rule Charter)

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Bedminster, Township of Bucks County PA
Bensalem, Township of Bucks County PA
Bridgeton, Township of Bucks County PA
Bristol, Borough of Bucks County PA
Bristol, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Buckingham, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Chalfont, Borough of Bucks County PA
Doylestown, Borough of Bucks County PA
Doylestown, Township of Bucks County PA
Dublin, Borough of Bucks County PA
Durham, Township of Bucks County PA
East Rockhill, Township of Bucks County PA
Falls, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Haycock, Township of Bucks County PA
Hilltown, Township of Bucks County PA
Hulmeville, Borough of Bucks County PA
Ivyland, Borough of Bucks County PA
Langhorne Manor, Borough of Bucks County PA
Langhorne, Borough of Bucks County PA
Lower Makefield, Township of Bucks County PA
Lower Southampton, Township of Bucks County PA
Middletown, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Milford, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Morrisville, Borough of Bucks County PA
New Britain, Borough of Bucks County PA
New Britain, Township of Bucks County PA
New Hope, Borough of Bucks County PA
Newtown, Borough of Bucks County PA
Newtown, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Nockamixon, Township of Bucks County PA
Northampton, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Penndel, Borough of Bucks County PA
Perkasie, Borough of Bucks County PA
Plumstead, Township of Bucks County PA
Quakertown, Borough of Bucks County PA
Richland, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Richlandtown, Borough of Bucks County PA
Riegelsville, Borough of Bucks County PA
Sellersville, Borough of Bucks County PA
Silverdale, Borough of Bucks County PA
Solebury, Township of Bucks County PA
Springfield, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Telford, Borough of Bucks County PA
Tinicum, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Trumbauersville, Borough of Bucks County PA
Tullytown, Borough of Bucks County PA
Upper Makefield, Township of Bucks County PA
Upper Southampton, Township of Bucks County PA
Warminster, Township of Bucks County PA
Warrington, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
Warwick, Township of (Bucks) Bucks County PA
West Rockhill, Township of Bucks County PA
Wrightstown, Township of Bucks County PA
Yardley, Borough of Bucks County PA

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 13, 1972 (Pa. Laws 184, No. 62), §§ 201–219 indirect
View Act of April 13, 1972 (Pa. Laws 184, No. 62), §§ 241–242 indirect
View Act of April 13, 1972 (Pa. Laws 184, No. 62), §§ 305–306 indirect
View Act of July 27, 1973 (Pa. Laws 239, No. 65), § 1 [210] indirect
View Act of July 3, 1974 (Pa. Laws 421, No. 149), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of July 30, 1975 (Pa. Laws 146, No. 73), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of July 1, 1978 (Pa. Laws 699, No. 123), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of April 4, 1984 (Pa. Laws 186, No. 36), § 1 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. HmR. F. BUCKS COUNTY-III (1985-86)