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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4745 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act providing hazard pay for essential workers in the COVID-19 emergency

By Ms. Robinson of Framingham, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Maria Duaime Robinson and others for legislation to provide hazard pay for essential workers in the COVID-19 emergency. Labor and Workforce Development.

Bill Information

Maria Duaime Robinson

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide hazard pay for workers considered essential under the COVID-19 emergency order of 2020, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health.

Bill History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill H.4745
Date Branch Action
4/23/2020 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
4/27/2020 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Labor and Workforce Development
5/21/2020 Senate Senate concurred
6/8/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/12/2020 from 10:00 AM-05:00 PM in Accepting Written Testimony
9/24/2020 House Accompanied a study order, see H4996

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