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Bill S.735 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act relative to transgender anti-discrimination

By Ms. Chang-Diaz, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 735) of Sonia Chang-Diaz, Benjamin B. Downing, Michelle M. DuBois, Byron Rushing and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to equal access to public places regardless of gender identity. The Judiciary.

Bill Information

Sonia Chang-Diaz

Bill History

Displaying 1 to 25 of 59 actions for Bill S.735
Date Branch Action
4/15/2015 Senate Referred to the committee on The Judiciary
4/15/2015 House House concurred
9/29/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 10/06/2015 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium
3/16/2016 Senate Reporting date extended to Monday May 2, 2016, pending concurrence
3/16/2016 House House concurred
5/5/2016 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee
5/5/2016 Senate Order relative to subject matter adopted
5/5/2016 Senate Placed in the Orders of the Day for Thursday, May 12, 2016
5/12/2016 Senate Read second
5/12/2016 Senate Amendment #1 (Chang-Diaz) adopted -see Roll Call #295 [Yeas 33 - Nays 4]
5/12/2016 Senate Amendment #2 (O'Connor Ives) rejected
5/12/2016 Senate Amendment #4 (Tarr) rejected
5/12/2016 Senate Amendment #5 (Tarr) rejected
5/12/2016 Senate Amendment #7 (Tarr) rejected -see Roll Call #296 [Yeas 11- Nays 26]
5/12/2016 Senate Amendment #10.1 (deMacedo) rejected -see Roll Call #297 [Yeas 6 - Nays 31]
5/12/2016 Senate Amendment #11 (Tarr) rejected
5/12/2016 Senate Ordered to a third reading
5/12/2016 Senate Read third
5/12/2016 Senate Passed to be engrossed -see Roll Call #298 [Yeas 33 - Nays 4]
5/16/2016 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
5/25/2016 House Order adopted, see H4340
5/26/2016 House Committee recommended ought to pass, striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of an amendment, H4343
5/26/2016 House Referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
6/1/2016 House Rules suspended
6/1/2016 House Read second

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