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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3705 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act authorizing the City Clerk of the city of Haverhill to arrange the names of candidates for municipal elective office by random drawing

By Representative Dempsey of Haverhill and Senator Baddour, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3705) of Brian S. Dempsey and Steven A. Baddour (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation to authorize the clerk of the city of Haverhill to arrange the names of the candidates for municipal elective office by way of a random drawing. Election Laws. [Local Approval Received.]

Bill Information

Brian S. Dempsey , Steven A. Baddour
Haverhill (Local Approved)

Bill History

Displaying 11 actions for Bill H.3705
Date Branch Action
9/6/2011 House Referred to the committee on Election Laws
9/8/2011 Senate Senate concurred
9/14/2011 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
9/15/2011 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
9/15/2011 House Rules suspended
9/15/2011 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
9/19/2011 House Read third and passed to be engrossed
9/22/2011 Senate Read, rules suspended, read second, ordered to a third reading, read third and passed to be engrossed
9/26/2011 House Enacted
10/3/2011 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
10/3/2011 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 125 of the Acts of 2011

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