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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2081 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act relative to sexual violence on higher education campuses

SENATE, Thursday, June 8, 2017 - The committee on Higher Education to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 697) of Barbara A. L'Italien and Jason M. Lewis for legislation to create a right to representation for college students in some school disciplinary matters; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 706) of Michael O. Moore, Timothy R. Whelan, Jack Lewis, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to sexual violence on higher education campuses; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 630) of Geoff Diehl relative to the right to counsel by certain higher education students in disciplinary hearings; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 632) of Tricia Farley-Bouvier and others for legislation to institute programs to respond to sexual violence on higher education campuses; and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 648) of Timothy R. Whelan and others for legislation to require post secondary institutions to inform students of their right to call their parents and their right to an attorney in the event of a disciplinary hearing that may result in expulsion,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2081).

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Higher Education

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill S.2081
Date Branch Action
6/8/2017 Senate Reported from the committee on Higher Education
6/8/2017 Senate New draft of H630, H632, H648, S697 and S706
6/8/2017 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
7/24/2017 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee
7/24/2017 Senate Rules suspended
7/24/2017 Senate Read second and ordered to a third reading
10/26/2017 Senate Read third
10/26/2017 Senate Bills in the Third Reading amendment, substituting a new draft, see S2191
10/26/2017 Senate Order relative to subject matter adopted
10/26/2017 Senate Postponed to Thursday, November 2, 2017
11/2/2017 Senate Read second
11/2/2017 Senate New draft substituted, as amended, see S2191

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