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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4470 190th (Current)

An Act for Prevention and Access to Appropriate Care and Treatment of Addiction

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to continue the Commonwealth’s efforts to mitigate the effects of the ongoing opioid crisis in Massachusetts, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill H.4470
Date Branch Action
5/7/2018 House Reported from the committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery
5/7/2018 House New draft of S1007, S1092, S1099, S1100, S1101, S1114, H1066, H2391, H2396, H2404, H3206, H3511, H3594, H4033, H4337, H4363 and H4380
5/7/2018 House Reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Health Care Financing
6/7/2018 House Committee recommended bill ought to pass and referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
6/18/2018 House Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
7/10/2018 House Order adopted, see H4722
7/10/2018 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting therefor a bill with the same title, see H4725
7/10/2018 House Referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
7/10/2018 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading with the amendment pending
7/10/2018 House Rules suspended
7/10/2018 House Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on House Ways and Means)
7/10/2018 House New draft substituted, see H4725

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