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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2142 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to increase opportunities for long-term substance abuse recovery

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 – Text of the Senate Bill to increase opportunities for long-term substance abuse recovery (being the text of Senate, No. 2133, printed as amended).

Bill Information

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to increase forthwith the opportunities for long-term substance abuse recovery, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health.

Bill History

Displaying 1 to 25 of 29 actions for Bill S.2142
Date Branch Action
5/15/2014 Senate Text of S2133, printed as amended
5/15/2014 Senate Passed to be engrossed
5/15/2014 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
6/30/2014 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of an amendment, H4236
6/30/2014 House Referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
6/30/2014 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading with the amendment pending
6/30/2014 House Read second
6/30/2014 House Amendment adopted, as recommended by the committee on House Ways and Means, see H4236
6/30/2014 House Ordered to a third reading
6/30/2014 House Rules suspended
6/30/2014 House Read third
6/30/2014 House Amendment 2 adopted
6/30/2014 House Amendment 3 adopted
6/30/2014 House Amendment 7 rejected
6/30/2014 House Amendment 9 adopted
6/30/2014 House Amendment 12 adopted, as changed
6/30/2014 House Amendment 13 adopted, as changed
6/30/2014 House Amendment 14 adopted
6/30/2014 House Amendment 15 adopted
6/30/2014 House Amendment 16 adopted
6/30/2014 House For text as amended by the House, see H4248
6/30/2014 House Passed to be engrossed -149 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 412)
7/31/2014 Senate Senate concurred in the House amendment with a further amendment, see S2341 -see Roll Call #464 [Yeas 40 - Nays 0]
7/31/2014 House House concurred in the Senate amendment
8/1/2014 House Emergency preamble adopted

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