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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1488 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act relative to eligibility to become a firefighter or police officer

By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1488) of Walter F. Timilty, Frank A. Moran, Daniel J. Ryan, Keiko M. Orrall and others for legislation relative to eligibility to become a firefighter or police officer. Public Service.

Bill Information

Walter F. Timilty

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to immediately facilitate the appointment of firefighters and police officers on eligible lists, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety.


Name District/Address
Walter F. Timilty Norfolk, Bristol and Plymouth
Frank A. Moran 17th Essex
Daniel J. Ryan 2nd Suffolk
Keiko M. Orrall 12th Bristol
Michelle M. DuBois 10th Plymouth
Jennifer L. Flanagan Worcester and Middlesex

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