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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4000 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act Financing Improvements to the Commonwealth's Transportation System

By Mr. Straus of Mattapoisett, for the committee on Transportation, on a part of House, No. 3979, a Bill financing improvements to the Commonwealth's transportation system (House, No. 4000). March 22, 2012.

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Transportation

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to finance improvements to the Commonwealth’s transportation system, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 1 to 25 of 38 actions for Bill H.4000
Date Branch Action
3/22/2012 House Reported from the committee on Transportation
3/22/2012 House Reported on a part of H3979
3/22/2012 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the House committee on Bonding, Capital Expenditures and State Assets
3/26/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting a bill with the same title (H4002) and referred to the House committee on Ways and Means with the amendment pending
3/27/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
3/27/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting with the amendment pending
3/27/2012 House Read second
3/27/2012 House Amendment (H4002) rejected
3/27/2012 House Rules suspended
3/27/2012 House Ordered to a third reading
3/28/2012 House Rules suspended
3/28/2012 House Read third
3/28/2012 House Amendment 2 adopted
3/28/2012 House Amendment 4 rejected - 13 YEAS to 144 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 210)
3/28/2012 House Amendment 3 adopted, as changed
3/28/2012 House Amendment 9 adopted, as changed
3/28/2012 House Passed to be engrossed - 156 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 211)
3/29/2012 Senate Read, and referred to the Senate committee on Bonding, Capital Expenditures and State Assets
4/9/2012 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, inserting in place thereof the text of S2213
4/9/2012 Senate Referred to the committee on Ways and Means
4/10/2012 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass
4/10/2012 Senate Order relative to subject adopted
4/12/2012 Senate Read second
4/12/2012 Senate For Senate actions, see S2213
4/12/2012 Senate Senate Ways and Means new text (S2213) adopted, as amended

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