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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.764 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act establishing a cranberry industry revitalization task force

By Representative Straus of Mattapoisett and Senator Rodrigues, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 764) of William M. Straus, Michael J. Rodrigues and others for the establishment of a task force (including members of the General Court) to investigate short and long-term solutions to preserving and strengthening the cranberry industry. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.

Bill Information

Presenters:
William M. Straus , Michael J. Rodrigues

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish a cranberry industry revitalization task force, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health and convenience.

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
William M. Straus 10th Bristol
Michael J. Rodrigues First Bristol and Plymouth
Susan Williams Gifford 2nd Plymouth
Sean Garballey 23rd Middlesex
Carolyn C. Dykema 8th Middlesex

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