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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2012 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to prevent shackling and promote safe pregnancies for female inmates

The committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1125) of Cynthia S. Creem and William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to restraint of pregnant inmates and (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1171) of Karen E. Spilka, William N. Brownsberger, John W. Scibak, Martha M. Walz and other members of the General Court for legislation to prevent shackling and promote safe pregnancies for female inmates,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2012).

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security

Bill History

Displaying 7 actions for Bill S.2012
Date Branch Action
2/20/2014 Senate Reported from the committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security
2/20/2014 Senate New draft of S1125 and S1171
2/20/2014 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
3/20/2014 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting a new draft, see S2063
3/20/2014 Senate Rules suspended
3/20/2014 Senate Read second
3/20/2014 Senate New draft substituted, see S2063

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