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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2602 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to emergency hazard health duty

By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2602) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Michael O. Moore, New England Police Benevolent Association, Hannah Kane, Steven S. Howitt and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to emergency hazard health duty. Public Safety and Homeland Security.

Bill Information

Michael O. Moore
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to maintain the health and safety of the Commonwealth's first responders, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and health.

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill S.2602
Date Branch Action
3/12/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently SJ 1304.
3/17/2020 Senate Rules suspended
3/17/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security
3/18/2020 House House concurred
4/2/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 04/06/2020 from 05:00 PM-05:01 PM in State House
4/30/2020 Senate Ought NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10)
4/30/2020 Senate Rules suspended
4/30/2020 Senate Recommitted to the committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security
6/4/2020 Senate Reporting date extended to Monday, July 15, 2020, pending concurrence
6/22/2020 House House concurred
7/28/2020 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
1/5/2021 Senate No further action taken

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