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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4293 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act conveying a certain parcel of land on East First Street in the South Boston section of the City of Boston

By Representative Collins of Boston and Senator Forry, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Nick Collins relative to the conveyance of a certain parcel of state owned land on East First Street in the South Boston neighborhood of the city of Boston. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Presenters:
Nick Collins , Linda Dorcena Forry

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to to facilitate the establishment of a visual and noise buffer along East First Street in South Boston to help shield area residents from the impacts associated with existing and future industrial uses along Reserve Channel, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and health.

Bill History

Displaying 24 actions for Bill H.4293
Date Branch Action
5/5/2016 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
5/9/2016 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
5/12/2016 Senate Senate concurred
5/26/2016 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/01/2016 from 11:30 AM-01:00 PM in B-2
6/9/2016 House Reporting date extended to Wednesday, June 22, 2016, pending concurrence
6/16/2016 Senate Senate concurred
6/27/2016 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
7/5/2016 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
7/7/2016 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting with the amendment pending
7/7/2016 House Rules suspended
7/7/2016 House Read second and ordered to a third reading with the amendment pending
7/11/2016 House Motion to reconsider prevailed
7/11/2016 House Amendment adopted (as recommended by the committee on House Ways and Means), ordered to a third reading
7/14/2016 House Rules suspended
7/14/2016 House Read third (title changed), amended and passed to be engrossed
7/15/2016 Senate Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
7/31/2016 Senate Taken out of the Orders of the Day
7/31/2016 Senate Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/31/2016 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/31/2016 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/31/2016 House Enacted - 158 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 555)
7/31/2016 Senate Enacted -see Roll Call #677 [Yeas 38 to Nays 0]
8/1/2016 Senate Laid before the Governor
8/11/2016 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 240 of the Acts of 2016

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