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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1925 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to restore the minimum wage

Senate, Thursday, November 14, 2013 – Pursuant to the provisions of Senate Rule 19, the committee on Ways and Means (Brewer) reports the following committee bill (Senate, No. 1925).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Special Attachments:
Tarr amendment #24 with table

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to strengthen the commonwealth’s minimum wage, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public [Emergency Preamble Context].

Bill History

Displaying 1 to 25 of 47 actions for Bill S.1925
Date Branch Action
11/14/2013 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means (under Senate Rule 19)
11/14/2013 Senate Read
11/14/2013 Senate Order relative to subject matter adopted
11/14/2013 Senate Placed in the Orders of the Day
11/19/2013 Senate Read second
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #1 (Wolf) pending
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #1.1 (Pacheco) rejected - Roll Call #210 [YEAS 13 - NAYS 25]
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #1.2 (Tarr) rejected - Roll Call #211 [YEAS 8 - NAYS 30]
11/19/2013 Senate Pending amendment #1 (Wolf) adopted - Roll Call #212 [YEAS 31 - NAYS 7]
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #3 (Pacheco) rejected
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #6 (Ross) rejected - Roll Call #213 [YEAS 3 - NAYS 35]
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #7 (Pacheco) rejected
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #8 (Ross) rejected
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #9 (Joyce) rejected
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #10 (O'Connor Ives) adopted
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #11 (O'Connor Ives) rejected
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #12 (O'Connor Ives) rejected - Roll Call #214 [YEAS 8 - NAYS 30]
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #13 (Hedlund) rejected - Roll Call #215 [YEAS 6 - NAYS 32]
11/19/2013 Amendment #14 (Tarr) rejected - Roll Call #216 [YEAS 8 - NAYS 30]
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #15 (Donoghue) ruled unconstitutional
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #16 (Donoghue) rejected
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #17 (Tarr) rejected - Roll Call #217 [YEAS 4 - NAYS 34]
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #18 (Tarr) rejected
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #19 (Ross) rejected - Roll Call #218 [YEAS 5 - NAYS 33]
11/19/2013 Senate Amendment #21 (Tarr) ruled unconstitutional

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