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Proposal for Constitutional Amendment H.933 189th (2015 - 2016)

Proposal for a legislative amendment to the Constitution to declare that corporations are not people, money is not speech

By Messrs. Rogers of Cambridge and Mark of Peru, a petition (accompanied by proposal, House, No. 933) of David M. Rogers, Paul W. Mark and others for a legislative amendment to the Constitution to declare rights afforded to the human inhabitants of the Commonwealth are not applicable to corporations, limited liability companies or any other corporate entities. Financial Services.

Bill Information

Sponsors:
David M. Rogers , Paul W. Mark

Proposal for Constitutional Amendment History

Displaying 18 actions for Proposal for Constitutional Amendment H.933
Date Branch Action
1/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on Financial Services
1/20/2015 Senate Senate concurred
4/6/2015 House Discharged to the committee on the Judiciary
4/8/2015 Senate Senate concurred
4/10/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 04/15/2015 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in B-1
4/10/2015 House Hearing rescheduled to 04/15/2015 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in B-2
4/30/2015 Senate Committee recommended ought NOT to pass
4/30/2015 Senate Placed on file
5/11/2015 House Placed on file
5/11/2015 House Called for consideration in the joint session
5/13/2015 Joint Joint session held and recessed to Wednesday, October 21, 2015
2/3/2016 Joint Read twice
2/3/2016 Joint Placed at the end of the calendar
4/6/2016 Joint Joint session held and recessed to Wednesday, May 18, 2016
5/18/2016 Joint Joint session held and recessed to Wednesday, July 13, 2016
7/13/2016 Joint Joint session held and recessed to Tuesday, January 3, 2017
1/3/2017 Joint Joint session held and dissolved
1/3/2017 Joint No further action

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