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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill HD.5013 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to anti-hoarding and return of bulk purchased items during the COVID-19 outbreak

By Mr. Silvia of Fall River, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Alan Silvia and others relative to anti-hoarding and return of bulk items purchased during the COVID-19 outbreak. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.

Bill Information

Alan Silvia

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to prohibit the return of bulk purchased items during a public health emergency, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


Name District/Address
Alan Silvia 7th Bristol
RoseLee Vincent 16th Suffolk
Peter Capano 11th Essex
Paul A. Schmid, III 8th Bristol
Adrian C. Madaro 1st Suffolk

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