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Act of April 13, 1972 (Pa. Laws 184, No. 62), §§ 305–306 Giving municipalities the right and power to adopt home rule charters or one of several optional plans of government and to exercise the powers and authority of local self-government subject to certain restrictions and limitations providing procedures for such adoption and defining the effect thereof 197

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Pa. Laws (1827-) session laws Pennsylvania. Laws of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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http://www.palrb.us/pamphletlaws/19001999/1972/0/act/0062.pdf

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Detail Type Description Successful? Date Relationship
View Home Rule Aspinwall Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972 indirect
View Home Rule Bethel Park Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972 indirect
View Home Rule Forward Township Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972 indirect
View Home Rule Jefferson Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Lancaster County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972 indirect
View Home Rule North Braddock Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972 indirect
View Home Rule Shaler Township Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972 indirect
View Home Rule East Deer Township Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973 indirect
View Home Rule Ross Township Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Union County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Baldwin Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Brackenridge Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Bridgeville Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Castle Shannon Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Crafton Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Harmar Township Proposed 1974 Home Rule no 1974 indirect
View Home Rule Harrison Township Proposed 1974 Home Rule no 1974 indirect
View Home Rule Ingram Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Lackawanna County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Lower Frederick Township Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Luzerne County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973–1974 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Mercer County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Montgomery County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Norristown Borough Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Pine Township Proposed 1974 Home Rule (1) no 1974 indirect
View Home Rule Port Vue Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule South Fayette Township Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Springdale Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Stowe Township Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974 indirect
View Home Rule West View Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Wilkinsburg Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974 indirect
View Home Rule (County) York County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973–1974 indirect
View Home Rule Elk Township 1975 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1975 indirect
View Council-Manager Form Jenkintown Borough Proposed 1973 Optional Plan no 1973–1975 indirect
View Home Rule McCandless Town 1975 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1975 indirect
View Home Rule McKees Rocks Borough Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1975 indirect
View Home Rule McKees Rocks Borough Proposed 1975 Home Rule no 1975 indirect
View Home Rule Mount Lebanon Municipality 1975 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1975 indirect
View Home Rule Springfield Township Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1975 indirect
View Home Rule Stowe Township Proposed 1975 Home Rule no 1975 indirect
View Home Rule Upper Dublin Township Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1975 indirect
View Home Rule Upper Merion Township Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1975 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Warren County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973–1975 indirect
View Home Rule Whitehall Borough 1975 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1975 indirect
View Home Rule Bradford Woods Borough 1975 Home Rule yes Jan 6, 1975 indirect
View Home Rule Green Tree Borough 1975 Home Rule yes Jan 6, 1975 indirect
View Home Rule Hickory Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Kingston Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Moon Township Proposed 1974 Home Rule no 1974–1976 indirect
View Home Rule Pine Township Proposed 1974 Home Rule (2) no 1974–1976 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Washington County Proposed 1974 Home Rule no* 1974–1976 indirect
View Home Rule Bellevue Borough 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Cambridge Springs Borough 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Chalfont Borough 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Delaware County 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Edinboro Borough 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Farrell City 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Ferguson Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Franklin City 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Horsham Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Kingston Municipality 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule McKeesport City 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Monroeville Municipality 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule O'Hara Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Penn Hills Municipality 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Peters Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Pittsburgh City 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Plymouth Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Richland Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Scranton City 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule State College Borough 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Tredyffrin Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Upper Darby Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Upper Providence Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Upper Saint Clair Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule West Deer Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Whitehall Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Wilkes-Barre City 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Wilkes-Barre Township 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Youngsville Borough 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976 indirect
View Home Rule Cheltenham Township 1977 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1977 indirect
View Home Rule Radnor Township 1977 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1977 indirect
View Home Rule Carbondale City 1977 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1977 indirect
View Home Rule Haverford Township 1977 Home Rule yes Jan 3, 1977 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Lackawanna County 1977 Home Rule yes Jan 3, 1977 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no* 1977–1978 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Erie County 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule Lock Haven City Proposed 1977 Home Rule no* 1977–1978 indirect
View Home Rule Murrysville Municipality 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Venango County Proposed 1976 Home Rule no* 1976–1978 indirect
View Home Rule Bethel Park Municipality 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule Bryn Athyn Borough 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule Hanover Township 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Lehigh County 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule Middletown Township 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Northampton County 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule Warren Borough 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978 indirect
View Home Rule McKees Rocks Borough Proposed 1979 Home Rule no 1979 indirect
View Home Rule Allentown City Proposed 1980 Home Rule no* 1980 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Dauphin County Proposed 1980 Home Rule no* 1980 indirect
View Home Rule Coatesville City 1980 Home Rule yes Jan 7, 1980 indirect
View Home Rule McKeesport City Proposed 1979 Home Rule no 1979–1981 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Schuylkill County Proposed 1981 Home Rule no* 1981 indirect
View Home Rule Chester City 1981 Home Rule yes Jan 7, 1981 indirect
View Home Rule McKees Rocks Borough Proposed 1981 Home Rule no* 1981–1982 indirect
View Home Rule Hampton Township 1982 Home Rule yes Jan 4, 1982 indirect
View Home Rule Findlay Township Proposed 1981 Home Rule no 1981–1983 indirect
View Home Rule Penn Hills Municipality Proposed 1983 Home Rule no 1983 indirect
View Home Rule Tyrone Borough 1983 Home Rule yes Jan 3, 1983 indirect
View Home Rule Whitemarsh Township 1983 Home Rule yes Jan 3, 1983 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Centre County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984 indirect
View Home Rule Lock Haven City Proposed 1983 Home Rule no 1983–1984 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1985 Home Rule no 1985–1986 indirect
View Home Rule Norristown Borough 1986 Home Rule yes Jan 6, 1986 indirect
View Home Rule Greensburg City 1989 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1989 indirect
View Home Rule Clairton Municipality 1990 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1990 indirect
View Home Rule Homestead Borough Proposed 1990 Home Rule no* 1990 indirect
View Home Rule Chester Township 1990 Home Rule yes Jul 2, 1990 indirect
View Home Rule Pine Township 1992 Home Rule yes Jan 6, 1992 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993 indirect
View Home Rule Johnstown City 1994 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1994 indirect
View Home Rule West Chester Borough 1994 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1994 indirect
View Home Rule Lebanon City 1994 Home Rule yes Jan 3, 1994 indirect
View New City Saint Marys City 1994 Creation yes Jan 3, 1994 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Monroe County Proposed 1994 Home Rule no 1994–1996 indirect
View Home Rule Portage Borough 1996 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1996 indirect
View Home Rule Reading City 1996 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 1996 indirect
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997 indirect
View Home Rule Allentown City 1997 Home Rule yes Jan 6, 1997 indirect
View Home Rule Latrobe City 1998 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1998 indirect