Senate Bill 422 heads back to the upper chamber for a concurrence vote Wednesday. House lawmakers gutted the original proposal and replaced it with language rescheduling the April 28 election for June 2 on Tuesday afternoon.
Wolf extended his “stay at home” order to Erie County later the same day. He said the mitigation effort – already in effect in Allegheny, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Monroe and Philadelphia counties — will help slow the virus’s spread. Nonessential businesses have been under a shutdown order since 8 a.m. Monday, as well.