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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2260 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act negating archaic statutes targeting young women

The committee on Ways and Means, to whom was referred the Senate Bill negating archaic statutes targeting young women (Senate, No. 784),-- reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2260).

Bill Information

Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to negate archaic statutes targeting young women, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health.

Bill History

Displaying 1 to 25 of 29 actions for Bill S.2260
Date Branch Action
1/18/2018 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
1/18/2018 Senate Recommended new draft for S784
1/25/2018 Senate Amendment #2 (Creem) adopted
1/25/2018 Senate Substituted as amended for S784
1/25/2018 Senate Ordered to a third reading
1/25/2018 Senate Read third
1/25/2018 Senate Passed to be engrossed -see Roll Call #321 (Yeas 38 to Nays 0)
1/29/2018 House Read; and referred to the committee on Health Care Financing
3/1/2018 Senate Reporting date extended to Wednesday April 25, 2018, pending concurrence
3/1/2018 House House concurred
4/24/2018 House Reporting date extended to Wednesday May 16, 2018, pending concurrence
4/26/2018 Senate Senate concurred
5/30/2018 House Committee recommended bill ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
7/17/2018 House Order adopted, see H4766
7/17/2018 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment (H4770) and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
7/17/2018 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 (H4770) pending
7/17/2018 House Rules suspended
7/17/2018 House Read second, amended by substitution of a new text (H4770) and ordered to a third reading
7/18/2018 House Rules suspended
7/18/2018 House Read third
7/18/2018 House Passed to be engrossed - 138 YEAS to 9 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 409)
7/18/2018 House Motion to reconsider negatived
7/18/2018 Senate Rules suspended
7/18/2018 Senate Senate concurred in the House amendment
7/19/2018 House Emergency preamble adopted

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