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Pennsylvania has a weak anti-SLAPP law. It was enacted in 2000.

Jurisdiction Statute or Case Law? Any Forum? Any Public Issue? Mandatory Attorney Fees/Costs? Additional Burden? Amendment After Grant? Amendment While Pending? Immediate Appeal?
Pennsylvania 27 Pa. Cons. Stat. section 7707 and section 8301-3 (2000) Y Y Y ? ? Y

27 PA. CONS. STAT. § 7707 & §§ 8301 – 8303. (2000)

Communications in connection with implementation and enforcement of environmental law and regulations made before a government body/proceeding, in connection with an issue under review by government body, or to a government agency, are immune from civil liability.

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