Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
County Classification Municipality Susquehanna County 7th to 6th yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1981 Oct 26, 1981 Ordinance - Date Enacted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Great Bend, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Great Bend, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Apolacon, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Apolacon, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Little Meadows, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Little Meadows, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Auburn, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Auburn, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Ararat, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Ararat, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Susquehanna Depot, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Susquehanna Depot, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Clifford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Clifford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Liberty, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Liberty, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Gibson, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Gibson, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Dimock, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Dimock, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Montrose, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Montrose, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Forest Lake, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Forest Lake, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Forest City, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Forest City, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
New Milford, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
New Milford, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
New Milford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
New Milford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Silver Lake, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Silver Lake, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Hop Bottom, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Hop Bottom, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Oakland, Borough of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Oakland, Borough of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Lanesboro, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Lanesboro, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Lenox, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Lenox, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Brooklyn, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Brooklyn, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Oakland, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Oakland, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Friendsville, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Friendsville, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Choconut, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Choconut, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Hallstead, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Hallstead, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Middletown, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Middletown, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Union Dale, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Union Dale, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Harford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Harford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Jessup, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Jessup, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Harmony, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Harmony, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Thompson, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Thompson, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Thompson, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Thompson, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Springville, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Springville, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Lathrop, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Lathrop, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Jackson, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Jackson, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Great Bend, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Great Bend, Borough of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Herrick, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part
Herrick, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Whole
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Susquehanna, County of County, 6th Class

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Apolacon, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Ararat, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Auburn, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Bridgewater, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Brooklyn, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Choconut, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Clifford, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Dimock, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Forest City, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Forest Lake, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Franklin, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Friendsville, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Gibson, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Great Bend, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Great Bend, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Hallstead, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Harford, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Harmony, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Herrick, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Hop Bottom, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Jackson, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Jessup, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Lanesboro, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Lathrop, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Lenox, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Liberty, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Little Meadows, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Middletown, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Montrose, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
New Milford, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
New Milford, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Oakland, Borough of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Oakland, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Silver Lake, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Springville, Township of Susquehanna County PA
Susquehanna Depot, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Thompson, Borough of Susquehanna County PA
Thompson, Township of (Susquehanna) Susquehanna County PA
Union Dale, Borough of Susquehanna 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 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Susquehanna, County of Ordinance 1: Electing that Susquehanna County be a county of the sixth class Oct 26, 1981
Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Certification: [Reclassifying Susquehanna County as a sixth class county] Feb 11, 1982

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Susquehanna County
View Pa. Dep't St. Cns. Cls. F. (St.Arc. 26.144) EM/Census: 1980 County Classification Changes
View Pa. Op. Att'y Gen. Official Opinion No. 33 Shuster, Melvin R.; Packel, Israel 1974 120–125 Date Jan 28, 1974