Pennsylvania Department of State

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Pennsylvania Department of State
Agency overview
Formed1919
JurisdictionState government of Pennsylvania
Headquarters302 North Office Building, 401 North Street Harrisburg, PA 17120
Agency executive
Websitehttp://www.dos.pa.gov

The Pennsylvania Department of State is a cabinet-level agency in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.[1] The department is headed by the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Among the areas of responsibility are:

  • Campaign finance reporting
  • Charities
  • Corporations
  • Professional Licenses
  • Commissions
  • Elections
  • Legislation
  • Statewide Uniform Registry of Electors (SURE)
  • Lobbying disclosure
  • Notaries
  • Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DOS: Our Mission". www.ins.state.pa.us. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.