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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.585 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act increasing voter participation in primary elections

By Mr. Murphy of Weymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 585) of James M. Murphy and James M. Cantwell for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to increasing voter participation in primary elections. Election Laws.

Bill Information

James M. Murphy
Referred to Joint Committee on Rules

Bill History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill H.585
Date Branch Action
1/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on Election Laws
1/20/2015 Senate Senate concurred
10/9/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 10/19/2015 from 02:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
3/23/2016 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
1/3/2017 House No further action taken

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