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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4748 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act establishing unemployment expansion during public health emergencies

By Representative Rogers of Cambridge and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of David M. Rogers, Patricia D. Jehlen and others for legislation to further regulate unemployment assistance during public health or public safety emergencies. Labor and Workforce Development.

Bill Information

David M. Rogers , Patricia D. Jehlen

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish forthwith exceptions to unemployment assistance during public health emergencies, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health and convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill H.4748
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 Labor and Workforce Development
5/21/2020 Senate Senate concurred
6/1/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/05/2020 from 09:00 AM-05:00 PM in Virtual Hearing
6/30/2020 House Accompanied a new draft, see H4823

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