Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1985 Representative 95 Democrat
1986 Representative 95 Democrat
1987 Representative 95 Democrat
1988 Representative 95 Democrat
1989 Representative 95 Democrat
1990 Representative 95 Democrat
Counties York

Biography

02/11/1949 -


BORTNER, Michael E., a Representative from York County; born in the city of  York, York County, Pa., February 11, 1949; B.A., Susquehanna University, 1971; J.D., Ohio Northern University, 1976; attorney; Assistant District Attorney, York County (1978-1981); assistant public defender, York County (1981-1983); instructor, The Pennsylvania State University (1983); member, York County Democratic Party; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1985 term; reelected to serve 2 more consecutive terms; appointed, Select Committee to Investigate the Pennsylvania State Police (1986); appointed, Legislative Budget and Finance Committee (1989-1990); appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing (1987-1994); appointed, Select Committee on Land Use and Growth Management (1990); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1990); elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (1991-1994); appointed, Local Government Commission (1991-1994); appointed, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (1993-1994); elected, judge, Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas, York County (2003-2021).