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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4849 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act further addressing challenges to municipalities caused by the COVID-19 emergency

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect both public health and the viability of town meetings in the face of the state, national, and global public health emergencies existing as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health and convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill H.4849
Date Branch Action
7/9/2020 House Reported from the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government
7/9/2020 House New draft of H4769
7/9/2020 House Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
1/5/2021 House No further action taken

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