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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3173 189th (2015 - 2016)

An act relative to the removal of commemorative flag holders from the graves of veterans and certain police and fire personnel.

By Ms. Vincent of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3173) of RoseLee Vincent for legislation to impose a penalty for the removal of commemorative flag holders from the graves of veterans and police and fire personnel. Veterans and Federal Affairs.

Bill Information

Presenter:
RoseLee Vincent

Bill History

Displaying 14 actions for Bill H.3173
Date Branch Action
1/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs
1/20/2015 Senate Senate concurred
6/17/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 07/14/2015 from 12:30 PM-01:30 PM in Battleship Cove
10/28/2015 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
11/2/2015 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading
11/4/2015 House Rules suspended
11/4/2015 House Read second, ordered to a third reading, rules suspended, read third (title changed), amended
11/4/2015 House Passed to be engrossed - 152 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 170)
11/16/2015 Senate Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
11/18/2015 Senate Read third (title changed)
11/18/2015 Senate Passed to be engrossed - Roll Call #206 [YEAS 39 - NAYS 0]
11/18/2015 House Enacted
11/18/2015 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
11/23/2015 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 131 of the Acts of 2015

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