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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3702 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act relative to passenger safety

By Representative Moran of Boston and Senator Forry, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Michael J. Moran and Linda Dorcena Forry relative to further regulating transportation network livery companies and drivers providing prearranged for-hire ride services for compensation using mobile applications to connect passengers with drivers. Financial Services.

Bill Information

Michael J. Moran , Linda Dorcena Forry

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith establish a framework to oversee transportation network companies that establishes safety and consumer protections, a framework which is immediately needed for public safety and marketplace fairness, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill H.3702
Date Branch Action
7/29/2015 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
7/30/2015 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Financial Services
8/3/2015 Senate Senate concurred
8/26/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 09/15/2015 from 11:00 AM-03:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium
3/7/2016 House Accompanied a new draft, see H4049

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