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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4625 191st (Current)

An Act relative to COVID-19 emergency unemployment insurance expansion

By Representatives Mark of Peru and Sabadosa of Northampton, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Paul W. Mark, Lindsay N. Sabadosa and others for legislation to expand unemployment insurance benefits to certain employees due to the COVID-19 emergency declaration. Labor and Workforce Development.

Bill Information

Presenters:
Paul W. Mark , Lindsay N. Sabadosa

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to expand unemployment insurance eligibility to individuals impacted by the COVID-19 state of emergency declarations, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace and health.

Docket History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill HD.4958
Date Branch Action
3/27/2020 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
3/30/2020 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Labor and Workforce Development
4/6/2020 Senate Senate concurred
5/14/2020 House Accompanied a new draft, see H4713

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