Amendment #41 to H.2013

HWM Reports on Bills

Representatives Jones of North Reading and Winslow of Norfolk move that the bill be amended inserting after proposed Rule 28A the following new rule:-

“28B. The committee on Ways and Means, shall report every bill it receives to the House with either a recommendation for approval or disapproval. The committee shall have three months to report a bill or resolution, or no less than thirty days before the end of the legislative session. If a committee fails to follow this rule, the bill or resolution may be petitioned out of committee by the original sponsor, and taken up in the House.”.