Bill S.718 188th (2013 - 2014)
An Act relating to assault and battery on public employees
By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 718) of Sal N. DiDomenico, Michael J. Rodrigues, Martin J. Walsh, Tackey Chan and other members of the General Court for legislation relating to assault and battery on public employees. The Judiciary.
Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect public and health care workers from being inhibited in their duties due to assault and battery, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.
|1/22/2013||Senate||Referred to the committee on the Judiciary|
|7/9/2013||Joint||Hearing scheduled for 07/09/2013 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium|
|3/20/2014||House||Reporting date extended to Monday, June 30, 2014, pending concurrence|
|5/29/2014||House||Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling|
|6/23/2014||House||Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading|
|6/25/2014||House||Read second and ordered to a third reading|
|1/6/2015||House||No further action taken|
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