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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3471 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act to bring the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry into compliance with the requirements of the federal Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act

A message from His Excellency the Governor recommending legislation relative to bringing the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry into compliance with the requirements of the Federal Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act.

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Deval L. Patrick

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect forthwith the public from sexual offenders, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and convenience, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public [Emergency Preamble Context].

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill H.3471
Date Branch Action
5/31/2011 House Referred to the committee on the Judiciary
6/2/2011 Senate Senate concurred
8/10/2011 Joint Hearing scheduled for 09/27/2011 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
4/11/2012 House Reporting date extended to Friday, April 27, 2012
4/12/2012 Senate Senate concurred
5/30/2012 House Rules suspended
5/30/2012 House Reporting date extended to Friday, June 8, 2012
6/6/2012 Senate Senate concurred
6/28/2012 House Rules suspended
6/28/2012 House Reporting date extended to Tuesday, July 31, 2012
7/19/2012 Senate Senate concurred
7/31/2012 House Accompanied a study order, see H4364

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