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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Communication S.1987 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act providing access to forensic and scientific analysis

Senate, Wednesday, July 27, 2011 – Recommended new draft from the Senate committee on Ways and Means for Senate, No. 753, An Act providing access to forensic and scientific analysis.

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Communication History

Displaying 23 actions for Communication S.1987
Date Branch Action
7/27/2011 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
7/27/2011 Senate New draft of S753
7/27/2011 Senate Rules suspended
7/27/2011 Senate Substituted for S753
7/27/2011 Senate Ordered to a third reading
7/28/2011 Senate Read third
7/28/2011 Senate Amendment (Tarr) adopted
7/28/2011 Senate Amendment (Tarr) adopted
7/28/2011 Senate Amendment (Tarr) rejected
7/28/2011 Senate Amendment (Creem) adopted
7/28/2011 Senate Amendment (Creem) adopted
7/28/2011 Senate Passed to be engrossed (see Roll Call 59 - Yeas 37 - Nays 0)
8/1/2011 House Referred to the House committee on Ways and Means
1/30/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling
2/6/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading
2/8/2012 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
2/8/2012 House Rules suspended
2/8/2012 House Read third
2/8/2012 House Amendent rejected - 34 YEAS to 121 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 192)
2/8/2012 House Passed to be engrossed - 155 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 193)
2/9/2012 House Enacted
2/9/2012 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
2/17/2012 Senate Signed by the Governor, Chapter 38 of the Acts of 2012

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