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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4401 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to regulate the use of non-competition agreements, enhance protection of trade secrets and provide for local control of liquor licensing

Message from His Excellency the Governor recommending legislation relative to to regulate the use of non-competition agreements, enhance protection of trade secrets and provide for local control of liquor licensing.

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Deval L. Patrick
Status:
Referred to Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to a business-friendly environment that will stimulate job growth and improve the ease with which businesses can operate in the markets they serve, and to coordinate economic development activities funded by the commonwealth, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 3 actions for Bill H.4401
Date Branch Action
8/14/2014 House Referred to the committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies
8/18/2014 Senate Senate concurred
1/6/2015 House No further action taken

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