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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2234 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act to protect youth from the health risks of tobacco and nicotine addiction

The committee on Ways and Means, to whom was referred the Senate Bill to protect youth from the health risks of tobacco and nicotine addiction (Senate, No. 2152),-- reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2234) (also accompanied by Senate, No. 747 and House, No. 2434).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purposes, which are to immediately protect children and others from addiction to, and the harmful health effects of, tobacco and nicotine, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and health.

Senate Roll Call #288April 28, 2016
Motion/Question Status Download
Question on passing the bill to be engrossed
Yea - 32 Nay - 2
Absent/Not Voting - 3
Senate Roll Call #287April 28, 2016
Motion/Question Status Download
Question on adoption of the amendment #11 (offered by Timilty)
Yea - 14 Nay - 19
Absent/Not Voting - 3
Senate Roll Call #286April 28, 2016
Motion/Question Status Download
Question on adoption of the amendment #2 (offered by Tarr)
Yea - 9 Nay - 25
Absent/Not Voting - 3

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