Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
County Classification Sovereign Centre County 5th to 4th yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
2011–2012 Jan 1, 2012 Certification - January 1 after Date Granted by Governor

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Howard, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Howard, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Ferguson, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Ferguson, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Bellefonte, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Bellefonte, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Benner, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Benner, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Potter, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Potter, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Port Matilda, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Port Matilda, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Boggs, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Boggs, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Philipsburg, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Philipsburg, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Burnside, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Burnside, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Spring, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Spring, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Liberty, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Liberty, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
State College, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
State College, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Howard, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Howard, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Penn, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Penn, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Patton, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Patton, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Centre Hall, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Centre Hall, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Taylor, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Taylor, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
College, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
College, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Union, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Union, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Snow Shoe, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Snow Shoe, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Curtin, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Curtin, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Huston, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Huston, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Unionville, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Unionville, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Gregg, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Gregg, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Haines, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Haines, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Halfmoon, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Halfmoon, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Snow Shoe, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Snow Shoe, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Walker, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Walker, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Millheim, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Millheim, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Milesburg, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Milesburg, Borough of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Miles, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Miles, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Worth, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Worth, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Marion, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Marion, Township of (Centre)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Harris, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Harris, Township of
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Miles, Township of
Whole
Sub: Madisonburg, Borough of (nonfunctioning)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part
Miles, Township of
Whole
Sub: Madisonburg, Borough of (nonfunctioning)
Whole
Centre County
Whole
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Centre, County of County, 4th Class

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Bellefonte, Borough of Centre County PA
Benner, Township of Centre County PA
Boggs, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Burnside, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Centre Hall, Borough of Centre County PA
College, Township of Centre County PA
Curtin, Township of Centre County PA
Ferguson, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Gregg, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Haines, Township of Centre County PA
Halfmoon, Township of Centre County PA
Harris, Township of Centre County PA
Howard, Borough of Centre County PA
Howard, Township of Centre County PA
Huston, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Liberty, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Marion, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Madisonburg, Borough of (nonfunctioning) Miles, Township of Centre County PA
Miles, Township of Centre County PA
Milesburg, Borough of Centre County PA
Millheim, Borough of Centre County PA
Patton, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Penn, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Philipsburg, Borough of Centre County PA
Port Matilda, Borough of Centre County PA
Potter, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Rush, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Snow Shoe, Borough of Centre County PA
Snow Shoe, Township of Centre County PA
Spring, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
State College, Borough of Centre County PA
Taylor, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Union, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Unionville, Borough of Centre County PA
Walker, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA
Worth, Township of (Centre) Centre County PA

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of August 9, 1955 (Pa. Laws 323, No. 130), §§ 210–211 indirect
View Act of August 22, 1961 (Pa. Laws 1048, No. 478), § 1 indirect
View Act of October 20, 1967 (Pa. Laws 470, No. 223), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of September 9, 1971 (Pa. Laws 458, No. 107), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of February 5, 1982 (Pa. Laws 7, No. 3), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of December 17, 2001 (Pa. Laws 919, No. 107), § 1 indirect
View Act of December 17, 2001 (Pa. Laws 919, No. 107), §§ 7–9 indirect
View Act of July 7, 2011 (Pa. Laws 268, No. 55), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of December 22, 2011 (Pa. Laws 610, No. 132), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Centre County Record Book v. 2162, p. 790 Jun 1, 2015 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Certification: [Classifying Centre County as a fourth class county, effective January 1, 2012] Jun 10, 2011 Jan 1, 2012