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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1837 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act authorizing the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to grant an easement upon land of the Commonwealth located in the town of Ware to the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority

The committee on Ways and Means, to whom was referred the Senate Bill authorizing the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to grant an easement upon land of the Commonwealth located in the town of Ware to the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (Senate, No. 1457); reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft of the same title (Senate, No. 1837)

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to authorize forthwith the granting of an easement essential for further developing additional sources of water supply of the metropolitan water system, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 17 actions for Bill S.1837
Date Branch Action
7/29/2013 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
7/29/2013 Senate Recommended new draft for S1457
7/29/2013 Senate Substituted as a new draft for S1457
7/29/2013 Senate Ordered to a third reading
7/29/2013 Senate Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/30/2013 House Referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
8/12/2013 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
8/26/2013 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
8/26/2013 House Rules suspended
8/26/2013 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
10/9/2013 House Read third (title changed) and passed to be engrossed
10/10/2013 House Emergency preamble adopted
10/10/2013 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
10/16/2013 House Enacted - 154 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 231)
10/17/2013 Senate Enacted -see Roll Call #195 [YEAS 37 - NAYS 0]
10/17/2013 Senate Laid before the Governor
10/22/2013 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 113 of the Acts of 2013

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