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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3243 189th (2015 - 2016)

An act providing free access to certain parks and recreation areas to Purple Heart Recipients.

By Mr. Vega of Holyoke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3243) of Aaron Vega and others for legislation to exempt veterans from paying certain state recreation-related fees. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.

Bill Information

Aaron Vega

Bill History

Displaying 18 actions for Bill H.3243
Date Branch Action
1/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
1/20/2015 Senate Senate concurred
5/20/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 05/28/2015 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-2
6/1/2015 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
11/4/2015 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
11/4/2015 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
11/4/2015 House Read second, ordered to a third reading, rules suspended, read third
11/4/2015 House Rules suspended
11/4/2015 House Amendment pending
11/4/2015 House Laid aside on a point of order
11/4/2015 House Passed to be engrossed - 151 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 171)
11/16/2015 Senate Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
11/18/2015 Senate Read third
11/18/2015 Senate Amendment #1 (Keenan) rejected
11/18/2015 Senate Passed to be engrossed -see Roll Call #207 [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 132 of the Acts of 2015

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