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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill HD.4641 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act providing for the annual observance of Sikh Holidays

By Representatives Vega of Holyoke and Barber of Somerville, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Aaron Vega, Christine P. Barber and others for the issuance of an annual proclamation by the Governor setting apart the month of April as Sikh appreciation month and to designate November 12 as world equality day. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Aaron Vega , Christine P. Barber

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to to establish forthwith the annual observance of Sikh Appreciation Month and of World Equality Day, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Docket History

Displaying 3 actions for Bill HD.4641
Date Branch Action
11/26/2019 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
1/21/2020 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
1/5/2021 Senate No further action taken

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