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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.5022 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to the naming of municipal boards

By Mr. Pignatelli of Lenox, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Smitty Pignatelli and Adam G. Hinds relative to gender neutrality for the naming of certain municipal boards. Municipalities and Regional Government.

Bill Information

Smitty Pignatelli
Referred to Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith provide for equity in the naming of municipal boards, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill H.5022
Date Branch Action
8/17/2020 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
9/24/2020 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government
10/1/2020 Senate Senate concurred
1/5/2021 House No further action taken

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