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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2830 191st (Current)

An Act to address challenges faced by restaurants and other establishments due to COVID-19

Senate, July 20, 2020 -- The committee on Senate Ways and Means to whom was referred the Senate Bill to address challenges faced by restaurants and other establishments due to COVID-19 (Senate, No. 2730),- reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2830).

Bill Information

Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith authorize cities and towns to allow outdoor alcohol service, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 7 actions for Bill S.2830
Date Branch Action
7/20/2020 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
7/20/2020 Senate Recommended new draft for S2730
7/20/2020 Senate Rules suspended
7/20/2020 Senate Substituted for S2730
7/20/2020 Senate Ordered to a third reading
7/20/2020 Senate Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/22/2020 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means

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