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Bill S.2408 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act relative to simulcasting

The committee on Ways and Means, to whom was referred the Senate bill relative to simulcasting (Senate, No. 2219); reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft of the same title (Senate, No. 2408).

Bill Information

Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to further regulate simulcasting, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 16 actions for Bill S.2408
Date Branch Action
7/31/2012 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
7/31/2012 Senate New draft of S2219
7/31/2012 Senate Rules suspended
7/31/2012 Senate Substituted for S2219
7/31/2012 Senate Ordered to a third reading
7/31/2012 Senate Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/31/2012 House Referred to the House committee on Ways and Means
7/31/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/31/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
7/31/2012 House Rules suspended
7/31/2012 House Read second, ordered to a third reading, rules suspended read third and passed to be engrossed
7/31/2012 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/31/2012 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/31/2012 House Enacted
7/31/2012 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
8/6/2012 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 230 of the Acts of 2012

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