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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4000 191st (Current)

An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2020 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements

The committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two branches with reference to the Senate amendment of the House Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2020 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements (House, No. 3801), reports, in part, recommending passage of the accompanying bill (House, No. 4000).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
FY20 General Appropriation Bill
Special Attachments:
11A Insides
11A Outsides

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to immediately to make appropriations for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and to make certain changes in law, each of which is immediately necessary or appropriate to effectuate said appropriations or for other important public purposes, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 1 to 25 of 30 actions for Bill H.4000
Date Branch Action
7/22/2019 House Reported from the committee of conference
7/22/2019 House Reported on a part of H3801
7/22/2019 House Referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
7/22/2019 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting, the question being on acceptance
7/22/2019 House Rules suspended
7/22/2019 House Committee of conference report accepted - 159 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 83)
7/22/2019 Senate Rules suspended
7/22/2019 Senate Committee of conference report accepted, in concurrence -see Roll Call #82 (Yeas 39 to Nays 1)
7/22/2019 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/22/2019 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/22/2019 House Enacted
7/22/2019 Senate Enacted
7/23/2019 Senate Laid before the Governor
7/31/2019 Executive Signed (in part) by the Governor, Chapter 41 of the Acts of 2019
7/31/2019 Executive Governor returned to the House with vetoes and amendments to certain sections
7/31/2019 House For message, see H4014
7/31/2019 House For actions on the section returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4016 for section 14
7/31/2019 House For actions on the section returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4017 for section 47
7/31/2019 House For actions on the section returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4018 for section 59
7/31/2019 House For actions on the sections returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4019 for sections 69, 103, 104 and 108
7/31/2019 House For actions on the section returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4020 for section 89
7/31/2019 House For actions on the section returned with recommendations of amendments, see H4021 for section 97
9/18/2019 House The following items and sections severally reported from committee on House Ways and Means recommending, in each instance, that the action of the General Court stand; and the items and sections severally were referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
9/18/2019 House Committee reported, in each instance, that the matter be scheduled for consideration; and Rule 7A suspended, in each instance
9/18/2019 House Item 1595-6368 passed over veto - 125 YEAS to 31 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 92)

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