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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1745 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act authorizing the Commonwealth to grant an easement to the town of Barnstable and the town of Barnstable to grant or assign several conservation restrictions to the Commonwealth

By Mr. Wolf, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1745) of Daniel A. Wolf for legislation to authorize the Commonwealth to grant an easement to the town of Barnstable and the town of Barnstable to grant or assign several conservation restrictions to the Commonwealth. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Daniel A. Wolf

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to to authorize forthwith the granting of an easement essential for further developing and extending the Cape Cod Rail Trail shared use pedestrian and bicycle path from its present terminus in the Town of Dennis through the Town of Yarmouth and to Independence Drive in the Town of Barnstable, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience., therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public [Emergency Preamble Context].

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.1745
Date Branch Action
4/15/2015 Senate Referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
4/15/2015 House House concurred
5/1/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 05/06/2015 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in B-2
8/6/2015 Senate Accompanied a new draft, see S1990

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