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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Proposal for Constitutional Amendment H.3359 189th (2015 - 2016)

Proposal for a legislative amendment to the Constitution regarding the term length of Representatives and Senators

By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by proposal, House, No. 3359) of Paul McMurtry and others for a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to increasing the terms of office for Senators and Representatives in the General Court from two years to four years. Election Laws.

Bill Information

Paul McMurtry

Proposal for Constitutional Amendment History

Displaying 9 actions for Proposal for Constitutional Amendment H.3359
Date Branch Action
5/11/2015 House Referred to the committee on Election Laws
5/18/2015 Senate Senate concurred
9/30/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 10/05/2015 from 02:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
4/6/2016 House Reported from the committee on House Rules
4/6/2016 House Reported on a part of H4134
4/6/2016 House Recommitted to the committee on Election Laws
5/31/2016 Senate Committee recommended ought NOT to pass
5/31/2016 Senate Placed on file
5/31/2016 House Placed on file

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