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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3792 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act authorizing the commissioner of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to convey certain land to the town of Acton in exchange for other real property

By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Jennifer E. Benson and James B. Eldridge that the commissioner of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance be authorized to convey a certain parcel of land to the town of Acton for general municipal purposes. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Jennifer E. Benson
City/Town:
Acton

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to authorize forthwith the exchange of certain land in the town of Acton, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 21 actions for Bill H.3792
Date Branch Action
7/7/2015 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
9/30/2015 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
10/1/2015 Senate Senate concurred
10/15/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 10/20/2015 from 01:00 PM-03:00 PM in 222
1/13/2016 House Bill reported favorably by committee as changed and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
1/25/2016 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
1/25/2016 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading with the amendment pending
1/27/2016 House Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on House Ways and Means) and ordered to a third reading
2/3/2016 House Read third (title changed) and passed to be engrossed
2/4/2016 Senate Read; and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
4/7/2016 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment
4/7/2016 Senate Rules suspended
4/7/2016 Senate Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on Ways and Means), ordered to a third reading, read third and passed to be engrossed
4/11/2016 House Referred to the committee on Bills in the Third Reading
4/21/2016 House House concurred in the Senate amendment
4/25/2016 House Emergency preamble adopted
4/25/2016 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
4/25/2016 House Enacted - 157 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 220)
4/28/2016 Senate Enacted - Roll Call #285 [YEAS 35 - NAYS 0]
4/28/2016 Senate Laid before the Governor
5/6/2016 Senate Signed by the Governor, Chapter 96 of the Acts of 2016

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