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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.891 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act to create the position of poet laureate for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

By Representatives Peake of Provincetown and Gobi of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 891) of Sarah K. Peake, Anne M. Gobi and others providing for the appointment of a poet laureate of the Commonwealth. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development.

Bill Information

Sarah K. Peake , Anne M. Gobi
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill H.891
Date Branch Action
1/24/2011 House Referred to the committee on Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development
1/24/2011 Senate Senate concurred
5/31/2011 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/06/2011 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in A-1
9/19/2011 House Accompanied by H2627
9/19/2011 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the Joint committee on Rules
1/18/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the House committee on Ways and Means
12/17/2012 House Committee recommends ought to pass with an amendment substituting a bill with the same title, H4543
12/17/2012 House Referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
12/20/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting with the amendment pending
12/20/2012 House Rules suspended
12/20/2012 House Read second
12/20/2012 House New draft substituted, see H4543

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