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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1327 190th (Current)

An Act authorizing the appointing authority of the town of Mansfield to appoint police cadets under certain circumstances to the police department of said town

By Representative Barrows of Mansfield and Senator Timilty, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1327) of F. Jay Barrows and others (by vote of the town) that the town of Mansfield be authorized to institute appropriate recruitment procedures for police cadets in said town, notwithstanding certain provisions of the civil service law. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]

Bill Information

F. Jay Barrows , James E. Timilty
Referred to House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading
Mansfield (Local Approval Received)

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to authorize the appointing authority of the town of Mansfield to appoint police cadets under certain circumstances to the Police Department of said town, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety.

Bill History

Displaying 7 actions for Bill H.1327
Date Branch Action
1/23/2017 House Referred to the committee on Public Service
1/23/2017 Senate Senate concurred
3/21/2017 Joint Hearing scheduled for 03/28/2017 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in B1
10/26/2017 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
10/31/2017 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting
10/31/2017 House Rules suspended
10/31/2017 House Read second and ordered to a third reading

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