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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1851 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act relative to the markings of lobster buoys

By Mr. Straus of Mattapoisett, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1851) of William M. Straus and Ann-Margaret Ferrante for legislation to regulate the placement of certain identifing marks on traps used for lobstering. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.

Bill Information

William M. Straus

Bill History

Displaying 15 actions for Bill H.1851
Date Branch Action
1/24/2011 House Referred to committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
1/24/2011 Senate Senate concurred
6/7/2011 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/07/2011 from 10:00 AM-01:00 PM in 437
6/23/2011 House Accompanied by H1989
6/23/2011 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/11/2011 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
7/11/2011 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
7/27/2011 House Read third (title changed) and passed to be engrossed
7/28/2011 Senate Read and referred to the committee on Ethics and Rules
11/28/2011 Senate Committee recommended that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
11/28/2011 Senate Rules suspended
11/28/2011 Senate Read second, ordered to a third reading, read third and passed to be engrossed
12/1/2011 House Enacted
12/1/2011 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
12/8/2011 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 206 of the Acts of 2011

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