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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4459 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act relative to simulcasting and racing days

Bill Information

House Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to further regulate simulcasting, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 16 actions for Bill H.4459
Date Branch Action
7/5/2016 House Reported from the committee on House Ways and Means
7/5/2016 House Reported on a part of H154
7/5/2016 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/7/2016 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
7/7/2016 House Rules suspended
7/7/2016 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
7/14/2016 House Rules suspended
7/14/2016 House Read third, amended and passed to be engrossed
7/15/2016 Senate Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
7/23/2016 Senate Taken out of the Orders of the Day
7/23/2016 Senate Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/28/2016 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/28/2016 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/28/2016 House Enacted
7/28/2016 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
8/1/2016 Executive Singed by the Governor, Chapter 176 of the Acts of 2016

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