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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.984 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act preventing discrimination based on veteran's status

By Mr. Joyce, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 984) of Brian A. Joyce for legislation to prevent discrimination based on veteran's status. Labor and Workforce Development.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Brian A. Joyce
Status:
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish forthwith employment protections for veterans, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill S.984
Date Branch Action
4/15/2015 Senate Referred to the committee on Labor and Workforce Development
4/15/2015 House House concurred
7/20/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 07/21/2015 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium
4/13/2016 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
1/3/2017 Senate No further action taken

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