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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4728 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to taxes while executive order 591 is in effect

By Representatives Domb of Amherst and Carey of Easthampton, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Mindy Domb and Daniel R. Carey for legislation to extend the deadline for collection of certain taxes from restaurants, lodging and meeting venues during the declared state of emergency due to COVID-19. Revenue.

Bill Information

Mindy Domb , Daniel R. Carey

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide forthwith for the suspension of certain taxes during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Commonwealth, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health.

Bill History

Displaying 7 actions for Bill H.4728
Date Branch Action
3/26/2020 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
4/6/2020 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
6/8/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/11/2020 from 09:00 AM-11:00 AM in Virtual Hearing
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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