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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4377 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act promoting economic growth across the Commonwealth

By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4377) of [PETITIONERS LIST] The committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two branches, with reference to the Senate amendment (striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text contained in Senate document numbered 2241) of the House Bill promoting economic growth across the Commonwealth (House, No. 4181), reported recommending passage the accompanying bill (House, No. 4377). July 30, 2014. . House Steering, Policy and Scheduling.

Bill Information

Economic Growth Conference Committee
Special Attachments:
11A Report
Conference report as corrected by the Committees on Bills in the Third Reading, acting jointly and including changes from addendum
Joint Rule 11E Addendum

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to strengthen and promote forthwith economic growth across the commonwealth, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 18 actions for Bill H.4377
Date Branch Action
7/30/2014 House Reported by committee of conference, see H4181
7/30/2014 House Referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/31/2014 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting, the question being on acceptance
7/31/2014 House Rules suspended
7/31/2014 House Committee of conference report accepted
7/31/2014 Senate Rules suspended
7/31/2014 Senate Committee of conference report accepted, in concurrence
8/1/2014 House Emergency preamble adopted
8/1/2014 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
8/1/2014 House Enacted - 144 YEAS to 9 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 504)
8/1/2014 Senate Enacted - Roll Call #491 [YEAS 40 - NAYS 0]
8/4/2014 Senate Laid before the Governor
8/13/2014 Executive Signed (in part) by the Governor, Chapter 287 of the Acts of 2014
8/13/2014 House Governor returned to the House with veto of sections 52, 65, 97, 101 and 115 and amendments to certain sections
8/14/2014 House For messages, see House Nos. 4404, H4405 and H4406
8/14/2014 House For actions on the sections returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4402 for sections 51, 64 and 98
8/14/2014 House For actions on the sections returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4403 for section 90
8/14/2014 House Sections 52, 65 ,97, 101 and 115 referred to the committee on House Ways and Means

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