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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4308 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act relative to the expansion of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4308) of [PETITIONERS LIST] The committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two branches, with reference to the Senate amendments (striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text contained in Senate document numbered 2196; and by inserting before the enacting clause an emergency preamble) of the House Bill relative to the expansion of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (House, No. 4111), reported recommending passage of the accompanying bill (House, No. 4308). July 11, 2014. . House Steering, Policy and Scheduling.

Bill Information

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center expansion

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to facilitate forthwith the issuance of certain bonds and provide for the expansion of the Boston convention and exhibition center, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 13 actions for Bill H.4308
Date Branch Action
7/16/2014 House Reported by committee of conference, see H4111
7/16/2014 House Referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/16/2014 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting, the question being on acceptance
7/16/2014 House Rules suspended
7/16/2014 House Committee of conference report accepted - 130 YEAS to 19 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 423)
7/16/2014 Senate Rules suspended
7/16/2014 Senate Committee of conference report accepted, in concurrence -see Roll Call #409 [Yeas 33 - Nays 7]
7/17/2014 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/17/2014 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/23/2014 House Enacted - 132 YEAS to 19 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 425)
7/23/2014 Senate Enacted -see Roll Call #412 [Yeas 31 - Nays 7]
7/23/2014 Senate Laid before the Governor
7/29/2014 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 195 of the Acts of 2014

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