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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2041 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act authorizing the merger of the Annawon Council, Inc., Boy Scouts of America into the Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America

The committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies to whom was referred the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2016) of Michael J. Rodrigues, Steven S. Howitt, F. Jay Barrows and James E. Timilty for legislation to authorize the merger of the Annawon Council, Inc. and the Boy Scouts of America into the Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2041).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to authorize forthwith the merger of certain charitable corporations, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public [Emergency Preamble Context].

Bill History

Displaying 19 actions for Bill S.2041
Date Branch Action
10/28/2015 Senate Reported from the committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies
10/28/2015 Senate New draft of S2016
10/28/2015 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Rules
12/24/2015 Senate Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
12/24/2015 Senate Rules suspended
12/24/2015 Senate Read second, ordered to a third reading, read third (title changed) and passed to be engrossed
12/28/2015 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
1/7/2016 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
1/7/2016 House Rules suspended
1/7/2016 House Read second and ordered to a third reading
2/1/2016 House Read third and passed to be engrossed
2/3/2016 House Enacted
2/9/2016 Senate Rules suspended
2/9/2016 Senate Amendment (Rodrigues) adopted
2/11/2016 House Referred to the committee on Bills in the Third Reading
2/11/2016 House House concurred in the Senate amendment
2/16/2016 House Enacted
2/16/2016 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
2/24/2016 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 46 of the Acts of 2016

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