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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2647 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act providing assistance to vulnerable populations during the COVID-19 emergency

Senate, April 23, 2020 -- The committee on Senate Ways and Means to whom was referred the House Bill relative to host community agreements (House, No. 4398), - reported, in part, a "Bill providing assistance to vulnerable populations during the COVID-19 emergency" (Senate, No. 2647).

Bill Information

Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith make certain changes in law to authorize expanded access to assistance for vulnerable populations, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health.

Bill History

Displaying 6 actions for Bill S.2647
Date Branch Action
4/23/2020 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
4/23/2020 Senate Reported on a part of H4398
4/23/2020 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass
4/23/2020 Senate Read, rules suspended, read second, ordered to a third reading, read third and passed to be engrossed
4/23/2020 House Read; and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
1/5/2021 House No further action taken

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