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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1411 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act regarding treble damages

By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1411) of Martha M. Walz and others for legislation to provide treble damages to employees for employer violations of certain labor laws. Labor and Workforce Development.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Martha M. Walz

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to revise employee claims and awards for damages, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill H.1411
Date Branch Action
1/24/2011 House Referred to the committee on Labor and Workforce Development
1/24/2011 Senate Senate concurred
11/10/2011 Joint Hearing scheduled for 11/03/2011 from 10:30 AM-01:00 PM in A-1
8/23/2012 House Accompanied a study order, see H4408

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