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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4650 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act to mitigate arbovirus in the Commonwealth

Bill Information

Charles D. Baker

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith to make a certain change in law to allow the Commonwealth to immediately respond to the significant public health risks associated with the transmission of arbovirus from mosquitoes to humans, such change being immediately necessary to carry out to accomplish important public purposes, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health and convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill H.4650
Date Branch Action
4/21/2020 House Referred to the committee on Public Health
4/21/2020 Senate Senate concurred
5/4/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 05/11/2020 from 09:00 AM-05:00 PM in Written testimony by email only
5/26/2020 House Accompanied a new draft, see H4751

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