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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1049 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act regulating synthetic heroin

By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1049) of Michael O. Moore, Jose F. Tosado, Leonard Mirra, Timothy R. Whelan and other members of the General Court for legislation to regulate synthetic heroin. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.

Bill Information

Michael O. Moore

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide forthwith that all forms of the controlled substance acetyl fentanyl are classified as a Class B substance, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety.

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.1049
Date Branch Action
4/15/2015 Senate Referred to the committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse
4/15/2015 House House concurred
7/22/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 07/28/2015 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
5/9/2016 House Accompanied a study order, see H4272

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