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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1573 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act authorizing flying the flag of the Commonwealth at half-staff upon the death of certain police officers and firefighters

By Mr. Donnelly, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1573) of Kenneth J. Donnelly, Thomas M. Stanley, Richard T. Moore, James J. Dwyer and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to flying flags at half-staff upon the death of a police officer or firefighter. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Kenneth J. Donnelly
Referred to House Committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling

Bill History

Displaying 13 actions for Bill S.1573
Date Branch Action
1/24/2011 Senate Referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
1/24/2011 House House concurred
2/7/2012 Joint Hearing scheduled for 01/31/2012 from 10:00 AM-01:00 PM in B-1
3/12/2012 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to committee on Senate Ethics and Rules
7/19/2012 Senate Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
7/19/2012 Senate Rules suspended
7/19/2012 Senate Read second, ordered to a third reading, read third (title changed) and passed to be engrossed
7/23/2012 House Referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling
8/13/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
8/13/2012 House Rules suspended
8/13/2012 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
9/10/2012 House Motion to discharge negatived
1/1/2013 House No further action taken

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