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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.5185 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority service interruptions

Section 101 contained in the engrossed Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2021 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements (see House, No. 5164), which had been returned by His Excellency the Governor with recommendation of amendment (for message, see Attachment I of House, No. 5190). December 14, 2020.

Bill Information

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to prevent forthwith Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority service interruptions, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 15 actions for Bill H.5185
Date Branch Action
12/14/2020 House Enacted as section 101 of the General Appropriation Bill, see H5164
12/14/2020 House Governor returned to the House with recommendation of amendment
12/14/2020 House For message, see H5190, Attachment I
12/14/2020 House Referred to the committee on House Bills in the Third Reading
1/5/2021 House Rules suspended
1/5/2021 House Governors amendment considered (in the form approved by the committee on Bills in the Third Reading)
1/5/2021 House Further amendment adopted, thus precluding a vote on the Governor's amendment
1/5/2021 Senate Rules suspended
1/5/2021 Senate Governor's amendment adopted, as amended by the House
1/6/2021 House Emergency preamble adopted
1/6/2021 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
1/6/2021 House Re-enacted
1/6/2021 Senate Re-enacted
1/7/2021 Senate Laid before the Governor
1/15/2021 Executive Pocket vetoed

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