Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Home Rule Unknown Johnstown City 1994 Home Rule yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1993–1994 Jan 1, 1994 Home Rule Charter - Listed Effective Date

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Johnstown, City of
Whole
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Johnstown, City of
Whole
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Johnstown, City of City, 3rd Class (Home Rule Charter)

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Johnstown, City of Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of a home rule charter for the "City of Johnstown"] Mar 3, 1993 Jan 1, 1994
Cambria, County of Election: "Shall the Home Rule Charter contained in the report, dated March 3, 1993 of the Government Study Commission, prepared in accordance with the Home Rule Charter and Optional Plans Law, be adopted by the City of Johnstown?" May 18, 1993

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. HmR. F. JOHNSTOWN CITY (1992-93)
View Pa. Legis. Ref. Bur. HmR. F. Cambria County