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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4726 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act to provide equal stimulus checks to immigrant taxpayers

By Representatives Barber of Somerville and Farley-Bouvier of Pittsfield, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Christine P. Barber, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and others relative to stimulus checks to immigrant taxpayers. Revenue.

Bill Information

Christine P. Barber , Tricia Farley-Bouvier

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide stimulus checks to immigrant taxpayers who were excluded from the stimulus provisions of the federal CARES Act, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 9 actions for Bill H.4726
Date Branch Action
4/27/2020 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
4/29/2020 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Revenue
5/18/2020 Senate Senate concurred
5/18/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 05/19/2020 from 09:00 AM-11:00 AM in Virtual Hearing
5/26/2020 House Reporting date extended to Tuesday June 16, 2020, pending concurrence
6/11/2020 Senate Senate concurred
6/18/2020 House Reporting date extended to Friday July 31, 2020, pending concurrence
7/2/2020 Senate Senate concurred
11/16/2020 House Accompanied a study order, see H5109

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