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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2198 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to hands free cell phone devices

SENATE, Thursday, April 11, 2019 - The committee on Transportation, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2057) of Cynthia Stone Creem, William N. Brownsberger, Jason M. Lewis, Cindy F. Friedman and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to hands free cell phone devices; and (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2120) of Mark C. Montigny, William N. Brownsberger, Christina A. Minicucci, Smitty Pignatelli and other members of the General Court for legislation to prevent driver distraction and motor vehicle fatalities,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2198).

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Transportation

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill S.2198
Date Branch Action
4/11/2019 Senate Reported from the committee on Transportation
4/11/2019 Senate New draft of S2057 and S2120 SJ 173.
4/11/2019 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means SJ 173.
5/2/2019 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting a new draft, see S2216 SJ 222.
5/2/2019 Senate Order relative to subject matter adopted SJ 222 - 223.
5/2/2019 Senate Placed in the Orders of the day for Thursday, May 9th, 2019 SJ 222 - 223.
5/8/2019 Senate Taken out of the Orders of the Day SJ 233.
5/8/2019 Senate Read second SJ 233.
5/8/2019 Senate Laid over under the provisions of Senate Rule 31 SJ 233.
6/6/2019 Senate Amendment (as recommended by the committee on Senate Ways and Means) adopted, as amended SJ 534 - 535.
6/6/2019 Senate Read second
6/6/2019 Senate New draft substituted, see S2216 SJ 537.

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