HB 2067: Constitutional Amendment Limiting Budget Growth
H.B. 2067, P.N. 2917 (ALLEN). This would amend the Constitution.
This would limit increases in state appropriations to allowing budget increases to be as much as increases in the consumer price index, as well as to include funds for Federal mandates, pension obligations, debt repayment, court orders, and declared emergencies or major disasters.
Surplus budget fundswould be placed in the Budget Stabilization Reserve Fund or refunded on a pro rata basis to Pennsylvania citizens.