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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.482 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act relative to the re-use of soil for large reclamation projects

By Mr. Rush, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 482) of Michael F. Rush, Edward F. Coppinger and Angelo M. Scaccia for legislation relative to the re-use of soil for large reclamation projects. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.

Bill Information

Michael F. Rush

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to ensure the reuse of large volumes of soil for the reclamation of sand pits, gravel pits and quarries poses no significant risk of harm to health, safety, public welfare or the environment, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety, health and convenience.


Name District/Address
Michael F. Rush Norfolk and Suffolk
Edward F. Coppinger 10th Suffolk
Angelo M. Scaccia 14th Suffolk

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