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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4825 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act extending the authorization for the use of certain discount vouchers for prescription drugs

Section 63 contained in the engrossed Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2019 (see House, No. 4800), which had been returned by His Excellency the Governor with recommendation of amendment (for message, see Attachment G of House, No. 4833). July 27, 2018.

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Charles D. Baker

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to authorize forthwith the continued use of certain discount vouchers for prescription drugs, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 17 actions for Bill H.4825
Date Branch Action
7/26/2018 House Enacted as section 63 of the General Appropriation Bill, see H4800
7/26/2018 House Governor returned to the House with recommendation of amendment
7/26/2018 House For message, see H4833, Attachment G
7/27/2018 House Referred to the committee on House Bills in the Third Reading
7/31/2018 House Rules suspended
7/31/2018 House Bills in the Third Reading special report accepted
7/31/2018 House Governors amendment adopted
12/20/2018 Senate Rules suspended
12/20/2018 Senate Amendment (Lovely) adopted
12/20/2018 Senate Governor's amendment adopted, as amended
12/20/2018 House Referred to the committee on Bills in the Third Reading
12/24/2018 House House concurred in the Senate amendment
12/26/2018 House Emergency preamble adopted
12/27/2018 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
12/27/2018 House Re-enacted
12/27/2018 Senate Re-enacted and again laid before the Governor
1/2/2019 Senate Signed by the Governor, Chapter 363 of the Acts of 2018

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