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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2342 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act to improve the administration of state government and finance

The committee of conference, to whom was referred the matters of difference between the two branches with reference to the House amendment to the Senate Bill to improve the administration of state government and finance (Senate, No. 1940) (amended by the House by striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of House document numbered 3949), reports, a Bill entitled “An Act to improve the administration of state government and finance” (Senate, No. 2342).

Bill Information

Committee of Conference

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to which is to update forthwith the state financing laws, facilitate the measurement of the performance of all budgeted agencies and to enable better programmatic decision-making, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 11 actions for Bill S.2342
Date Branch Action
7/12/2012 Senate Reported from the committee of conference
7/12/2012 Senate Reported on S1940
7/12/2012 Senate Committee of conference report accepted - Roll Call #242 [39 YEAS to 0 NAYS]
7/16/2012 House Referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/16/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting, the question being on acceptance
7/18/2012 House Committee of conference report accepted, in concurrence - 152 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 312)
7/19/2012 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/19/2012 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/19/2012 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
7/19/2012 House Enacted
7/27/2012 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 165 of the Acts of 2012

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