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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4307 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act relative to background checks

The committee on Education, to whom was referred the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 176) of Steven A. Baddour and Kay Khan for legislation to ensure the safety of children, the petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1936) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to background checks for teacher licensure applicants, and the petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4003) of Alice Hanlon Peisch relative to the protection of children, reports recommending that the accompanying bill (House, No. 4307) ought to pass.

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Education
Status:
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 18 actions for Bill H.4307
Date Branch Action
7/24/2012 House Reported from the committee on Education
7/24/2012 House New draft of S176, H1936 and H4003
7/24/2012 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
12/17/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass with amendments and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
12/20/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting with the amendments pending
12/20/2012 House Rules suspended
12/20/2012 House Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on House Ways and Means) and ordered to a third reading
12/20/2012 House Rules suspended
12/20/2012 House Read third and passed to be engrossed
12/24/2012 Senate Read and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
12/27/2012 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment
12/27/2012 Senate Rules suspended
12/27/2012 Senate Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on Senate Ways and Means) ordered to a third reading, read third and passed to be engrossed
12/28/2012 House Rules suspended
12/28/2012 House House concurred in the Senate amendment
12/31/2012 House Enacted
12/31/2012 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
1/10/2013 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 459 of the Acts of 2012

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