Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Home Rule (County) Unknown Dauphin County Proposed 1980 Home Rule no*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1980

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Berrysburg, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Berrysburg, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Conewago, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Conewago, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Dauphin, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Dauphin, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Derry, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Derry, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
East Hanover, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
East Hanover, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Elizabethville, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Elizabethville, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Gratz, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Gratz, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Halifax, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Halifax, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Halifax, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Halifax, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Harrisburg, City of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Harrisburg, City of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Highspire, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Highspire, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Hummelstown, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Hummelstown, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Jackson, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Jackson, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Jefferson, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Jefferson, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Londonderry, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Londonderry, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Paxton, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Paxton, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Swatara, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lower Swatara, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lykens, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lykens, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lykens, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Lykens, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Middle Paxton, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Middle Paxton, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Middletown, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Middletown, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Mifflin, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Mifflin, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Millersburg, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Millersburg, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Paxtang, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Paxtang, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Penbrook, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Penbrook, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Pillow, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Pillow, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Reed, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Reed, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Royalton, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Royalton, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
South Hanover, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
South Hanover, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Steelton, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Steelton, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Susquehanna, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Susquehanna, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Swatara, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Swatara, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Upper Paxton, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Upper Paxton, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Wayne, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Wayne, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
West Hanover, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
West Hanover, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Wiconisco, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Wiconisco, Township of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Williams, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Williams, Township of (Dauphin)
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Williamstown, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part
Williamstown, Borough of
Whole
Dauphin County
Whole
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Dauphin, County of County, 4th Class (Home Rule Charter)

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Berrysburg, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Conewago, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Dauphin, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Derry, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
East Hanover, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Elizabethville, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Gratz, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Halifax, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Halifax, Township of Dauphin County PA
Harrisburg, City of Dauphin County PA
Highspire, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Hummelstown, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Jackson, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Jefferson, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Londonderry, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Lower Paxton, Township of Dauphin County PA
Lower Swatara, Township of Dauphin County PA
Lykens, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Lykens, Township of Dauphin County PA
Middle Paxton, Township of Dauphin County PA
Middletown, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Mifflin, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Millersburg, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Paxtang, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Penbrook, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Pillow, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Reed, Township of Dauphin County PA
Royalton, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Rush, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
South Hanover, Township of Dauphin County PA
Steelton, Borough of Dauphin County PA
Susquehanna, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Swatara, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Upper Paxton, Township of Dauphin County PA
Washington, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Wayne, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
West Hanover, Township of Dauphin County PA
Wiconisco, Township of Dauphin County PA
Williams, Township of (Dauphin) Dauphin County PA
Williamstown, Borough of Dauphin 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Dauphin, County of Charter Commission Election Nov 4, 1980 Rejected

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. HmR. F. DAUPHIN COUNTY
View Pa. Legis. Ref. Bur. HmR. F. Action Taken Under Act 62, as of January 1, 1982 Pennsylvania Department of Community Affairs, Municipal Information Center 4