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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2283 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to promote public safety and protect access to reproductive health care facilities

Senate, July 16, 2014 --Text of the Senate Bill to promote public safety and protect access to reproductive health care facilities (being the text of Senate, No. 2281, printed as amended)

Bill Information

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect forthwith access to reproductive health care facilities, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety.

Bill History

Displaying 1 to 25 of 37 actions for Bill S.2283
Date Branch Action
7/16/2014 Senate Text of S2281, printed as amended
7/16/2014 Senate Passed to be engrossed
7/17/2014 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
7/23/2014 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/23/2014 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
7/23/2014 House Rules suspended - 112 YEAS to 37 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 427)
7/23/2014 House Read second
7/23/2014 House Motion to postpone to August 1, 2014 negatived - 35 YEAS to 114 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 428)
7/23/2014 House Motion to recommit negatived - 38 YEAS to 111 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 429)
7/23/2014 House Ordered to a third reading - 112 YEAS to 37 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 430)
7/23/2014 House Rules suspended
7/23/2014 House Read third
7/23/2014 House Amendment 1 rejected
7/23/2014 House Amendment 2 rejected - 39 YEAS to 110 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 431)
7/23/2014 House Amendment 4 rejected - 36 YEAS to 115 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 432)
7/23/2014 House Amendment 5 rejected
7/23/2014 House Amendment 6 rejected
7/23/2014 House Amendment 7 rejected
7/23/2014 House Amendment 9 rejected
7/23/2014 House Amendment 10 rejected
7/23/2014 House Amendment 8 rejected - 40 YEAS to 110 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 433)
7/23/2014 House Amendment 12 rejected - 31 YEAS to 119 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 434)
7/23/2014 House Amendment 13 pending
7/23/2014 House Point of Order well-taken
7/23/2014 House Amendment 13 laid aside

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