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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4652 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act regarding decarceration and COVID-19

By Ms. Sabadosa of Northampton, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Lindsay N. Sabadosa and others relative to pretrial services during the COVID-19 declaration of emergency. The Judiciary.

Bill Information

Lindsay N. Sabadosa
Referred to Joint Committee on the Judiciary

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to take action to ensure the health and safety of all during the COVID-19 state of emergency, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and health.

Bill History

Displaying 8 actions for Bill H.4652
Date Branch Action
3/30/2020 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
4/2/2020 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on The Judiciary
4/16/2020 Senate Senate concurred
4/28/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 05/05/2020 from 09:00 AM-05:00 PM in Written Testimony Only
5/11/2020 House Reporting date extended to Tuesday June 30, 2020, pending concurrence
5/18/2020 Senate Senate concurred
6/30/2020 House Reporting date extended to Friday July 31, 2020, pending concurrence
1/5/2021 House No further action taken

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