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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2385 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act authorizing the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to acquire a parcel of land in the town of Hinsdale

The committee on Ways and Means, to whom was referred the Senate bill authorizing the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to acquire a parcel of land in the town of Hinsdale (Senate, No. 2343); reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2385).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide forthwith for the acquisition of a certain parcel of land by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation from the division of fisheries and wildlife to facilitate the reconstruction of a bridge in the town of Hinsdale, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 22 actions for Bill S.2385
Date Branch Action
7/27/2012 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
7/27/2012 Senate Recommended new draft of S2343
7/27/2012 Senate Rules suspended
7/27/2012 Senate Substituted for S2343
7/27/2012 Senate Ordered to a third reading
7/27/2012 Senate Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/27/2012 House Referred to the House committee on Ways and Means
7/31/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of an amendment, H4356
7/31/2012 House Referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
7/31/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting with the amendment pending
7/31/2012 House Rules suspended
7/31/2012 House Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on Ways and Means) and ordered to a third reading
7/31/2012 House Rules suspended
7/31/2012 House Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/31/2012 Senate Rules suspended
7/31/2012 Senate Senate concurred in the House amendment
7/31/2012 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/31/2012 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/31/2012 House Enacted - 153 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 367)
7/31/2012 Senate Enacted -see Roll Call #306 [35 YEAS - 0 NAYS]
7/31/2012 Senate Laid before the Governor
8/6/2012 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 213 of the Acts of 2012

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