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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1948 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act increasing the penalties for illegal hunting practices

The committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 381) of Michael O. Moore, James B. Eldridge, William N. Brownsberger, Thomas M. Stanley and other members of the General Court for legislation to enhance the enforcement of illegal hunting practices and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 658) of Matthew A. Beaton and others for legislation to authorize the Commonwealth to enter into an interstate compact for the enforcement of certain wildlife protection laws reports the accompanying bill with a new draft entitled (Senate, No. 1948).

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 9 actions for Bill S.1948
Date Branch Action
12/5/2013 Senate Reported from the committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
12/5/2013 Senate New draft of S381 and H658
12/5/2013 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
6/20/2014 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass
6/19/2014 Senate Rules suspended
6/19/2014 Senate Read second, ordered to a third reading, read third (title changed) and passed to be engrossed
6/23/2014 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
6/19/2014 Senate Passed to be engrossed - Roll Call #365 [YEAS 38 - NAYS 0]
1/6/2015 House No further action taken

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