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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1972 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to ensure access to the Hampden County courts in the city of Springfield

By Ms. Candaras, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Gale D. Candaras and James T. Welch for legislation to ensure access to the Hampden County courts in the city of Springfield . State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Gale D. Candaras

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide for the capital improvement needs of the commonwealth and to ensure that access to the courts is readily available to the citizens of the commonwealth, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 6 actions for Bill S.1972
Date Branch Action
11/27/2013 Senate Referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
12/12/2013 Senate Rules suspended
12/12/2013 Senate Referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
1/9/2014 House HouseĀ concurred
1/27/2014 Joint Hearing scheduled for 01/29/2014 from 10:00 AM-01:00 PM in B-2
3/10/2014 Senate Accompanied a new draft, see S2032

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