Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Council-Manager Form Unknown Indiana Township 1976 Optional Plan yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1973–1976 Jan 5, 1976 Municipal Primary after Approval by Electorate - 1st Monday in January thereafter

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Indiana, Township of
Whole
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Indiana, Township of
Whole
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Indiana, Township of Township, 2nd Class (Optional Plan, Council-Manager)

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 13, 1972 (Pa. Laws 184, No. 62), § 1261 indirect
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), §§ 401–402 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), § 6 indirect
View Act of July 3, 1974 (Pa. Laws 421, No. 149), §§ 1–3 reference
View Act of July 30, 1975 (Pa. Laws 146, No. 73), §§ 1–3 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allegheny, County of Charter Commission Election: "Shall a government study commission of nine be elected to study the charter and plan of government of the Township of Indiana, to study and consider the advisability of an optional plan of government or a home rule charter and to recommend whether or not an optional form of government or a home rule charter should be adopted?" Nov 6, 1973 v. 2, p. 32
Indiana, Township of Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of an optional plan for the Township of Indiana] Jul 1, 1974 Jan 5, 1976
Allegheny, County of Election: "Shall the Council-Manager Plan including recommendations pertaining to optional provisions contained in the report of the Government Study Commission, dated July 1, 1974, as authorized by the Home Rule Charter and Optional Plans Law, be adopted by the Township of Indiana?" Nov 5, 1974 v. 2, p. 34

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. HmR. F. INDIANA TOWNSHIP (1973-74)
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 1
View Pa. Legis. Ref. Bur. HmR. F. Allegheny County