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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1664 191st (Current)

An Act regarding treble damages

By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1664) of Joseph D. McKenna for legislation to provide treble damages to employees for employer violations of certain labor laws. Labor and Workforce Development.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Joseph D. McKenna
Status:
Referred to Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to revise employee claims and awards for damages, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 3 actions for Bill H.1664
Date Branch Action
1/22/2019 House Referred to the committee on Labor and Workforce Development
1/22/2019 Senate Senate concurred
6/11/2019 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/18/2019 from 01:00 PM-04:00 PM in B-1

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