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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2211 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to foster economic independence

Report of the committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two branches, with reference to the House amendments to the Senate Bill to foster economic independence (Senate, No. 1806) (amended by the House by striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of House document numbered 3756),-- reports, in part, a “Bill to foster economic independence.” (Senate, No. 2211)

Bill Information

Foster Economic Independence Conference
Special Attachments:
Joint Rule 11A Report
S2211 -- Conference Report as corrected by the committees on Bills in the Third Reading, acting jointly

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide forthwith for improvements to the department of transitional assistance in the commonwealth, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 14 actions for Bill S.2211
Date Branch Action
6/19/2014 Senate Reported from the committee on conference
6/19/2014 Senate Reported (in part) on S1806
6/19/2014 Senate Postponed until June 26th
6/26/2014 Senate Committee of conference report accepted
6/19/2014 Senate Rules suspended
6/30/2014 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
6/30/2014 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting, the question being on acceptance
6/30/2014 House Rules suspended
6/30/2014 House Committee of conference report accepted - 151 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 408)
6/30/2014 House Emergency preamble adopted
6/30/2014 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
6/30/2014 House Enacted
6/30/2014 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
7/7/2014 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 158 of the Acts of 2014

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