Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
County Classification Sovereign Wyoming County 8th to 7th yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1981–1982 Jan 1, 1982 Certification - January 1 after Date Granted by Governor

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Meshoppen, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Meshoppen, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Meshoppen, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Meshoppen, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Mehoopany, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Mehoopany, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
North Branch, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
North Branch, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Factoryville, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Factoryville, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Clinton, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Clinton, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Nicholson, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Nicholson, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Falls, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Falls, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Forkston, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Forkston, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Monroe, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Monroe, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Laceyville, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Laceyville, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Overfield, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Overfield, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Lemon, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Lemon, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Exeter, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Exeter, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Windham, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Windham, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Noxen, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Noxen, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Tunkhannock, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Tunkhannock, Borough of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Tunkhannock, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Tunkhannock, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Northmoreland, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Northmoreland, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Eaton, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Eaton, Township of
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Braintrim, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part
Braintrim, Township of (Wyoming)
Whole
Wyoming County
Whole
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Wyoming, County of County, 7th Class

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Braintrim, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Clinton, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Eaton, Township of Wyoming County PA
Exeter, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Factoryville, Borough of Wyoming County PA
Falls, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Forkston, Township of Wyoming County PA
Laceyville, Borough of Wyoming County PA
Lemon, Township of Wyoming County PA
Mehoopany, Township of Wyoming County PA
Meshoppen, Borough of Wyoming County PA
Meshoppen, Township of Wyoming County PA
Monroe, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Nicholson, Borough of Wyoming County PA
Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
North Branch, Township of Wyoming County PA
Northmoreland, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Noxen, Township of Wyoming County PA
Overfield, Township of Wyoming County PA
Tunkhannock, Borough of Wyoming County PA
Tunkhannock, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Washington, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming County PA
Windham, Township of (Wyoming) Wyoming 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Certification: [Classifying Wyoming County as a seventh class county] Oct 1, 1981

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't St. Cns. Cls. F. (St.Arc. 26.144) EM/Census: 1980 County Classification Changes