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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.2999 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to create the position of poet laureate for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

By Representatives Peake of Provincetown and Provost of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2999) of Sarah K. Peake and others for legislation to create the position of poet laureate of the Commonwealth. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development.

Bill Information

Sarah K. Peake , Denise Provost
Referred to House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading

Bill History

Displaying 11 actions for Bill H.2999
Date Branch Action
1/22/2013 House Referred to the committee on Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development
1/22/2013 Senate Senate concurred
4/11/2013 Joint Hearing scheduled for 04/02/2013 from 01:00 PM-03:00 PM in A-2
12/12/2013 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
3/20/2014 House Discharged to the committee on House Rules
3/20/2014 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
11/24/2014 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
11/24/2014 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
11/24/2014 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
11/24/2014 House Rules suspended
1/6/2015 House No further action taken

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