Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1979 Representative 2 Democrat
1980 Representative 2 Democrat
1981 Representative 2 Democrat
1982 Representative 2 Democrat
1983 Representative 2 Democrat
1984 Representative 2 Democrat
1985 Representative 2 Democrat
1986 Representative 2 Democrat
1987 Representative 2 Democrat
1988 Representative 2 Democrat
1989 Representative 2 Democrat
1990 Representative 2 Democrat
1991 Representative 2 Democrat
1992 Representative 2 Democrat
1993 Representative 2 Democrat
1994 Representative 2 Democrat
1995 Representative 2 Democrat
1996 Representative 2 Democrat
1997 Representative 2 Democrat
1998 Representative 2 Democrat
1999 Representative 2 Democrat
2000 Representative 2 Democrat
2001 Representative 2 Democrat
Counties Erie

Biography

12/19/1936 - 05/28/2001


CAPPABIANCA, Italo S., a Representative of Erie County; born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., December 19, 1936; graduated, Strong Vincent High School, 1955; B.A., political science, Gannon College, 1968; served, United States Army (1956-1958); travel agent and president, Cappabianca Travel and Earth Tours, Inc.; commissioner, Erie Housing Authority (1975-1978); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1978; elected to serve 11 consecutive terms thereafter; appointed, chair, Special Bipartisan Committee to Investigate Food and Cheese Distribution (1984); appointed, chair, Select Committee to Study Business Activities of Nonprofits (1987-1988); died while in office, May 28, 2001 in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania; interred, Calvary Cemetery, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.
 
 
 

Archival Collections


Papers of Italo S. Cappabianca, 1979-2001, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.