Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
General Law Municipality Reading City 1874 General Law yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1874 Jul 8, 1874 Certification - Date Granted by Governor

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Reading, City of
Whole
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Reading, City of
Whole
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Reading, City of City, 3rd Class (Title 11)

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 23, 1874 (Pa. Laws 230, No. 152), §§ 56–58 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Berks County Charter Book v. 2, p. 413 Sec'y.St. 95387:976 Aug 4, 1874 direct
Pennsylvania Official Communication Book v. 13, p. 183 Sec'y.St. 794: (10-0117) Jul 8, 1874 direct
Pennsylvania Official Communication Book v. 13, p. 190 Sec'y.St. 794: (10-0117) Jul 6, 1874 include

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Reading, City of Ordinance Jun 29, 1874 Jul 1, 1874
Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Certification: [of the surrender of the former charter of the City of Reading, and the acceptance by the City of the provisions of the Act of May 23, 1874 (P.L. 230, No. 152)] Jul 8, 1874

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Harrisburg Laws 1906 I. CITIES ACCEPTING PROVISIONS OF ACT OF 1874. 34