Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
General Law Municipality Williamsport City 1876 General Law yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1876 Feb 4, 1876 Certification - Date Granted by Governor

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Williamsport, City of
Whole
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Williamsport, City of
Whole
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Williamsport, 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
Lycoming County Deed Book v. 76, p. 252 Sec'y.St. 95285:646–647 Feb 9, 1876 direct
Pennsylvania Official Communication Book v. 13, p. 340 Sec'y.St. 794: (10-0117) Feb 4, 1876 direct
Pennsylvania Official Communication Book v. 13, p. 357 Sec'y.St. 794: (10-0117) Mar 10, 1876 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Williamsport, City of Ordinance: Adopting the provisions of an act of Assembly, entitled "An Act dividing the cities of this State into three classes, regulating the passage of ordinances providing for contracts for supplies and work for said cities, authorizing the increase of indebtedness and the creation of a sinking fund to redeem the same, the same defining and punishing certain offences in all of said cities of the third class," approved the twenty-third of May, 1874 Nov 24, 1875 Veto Overridden Jan 3, 1876
Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Certification: [of the surrender of the former charter of the City of Williamsport, and the acceptance by the City of the provisions of the Act of May 23, 1874 (P.L. 230, No. 152)] Feb 4, 1876

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