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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2655 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act concerning business interruption insurance

By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2655) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of James B. Eldridge, Nika C. Elugardo, Jack Patrick Lewis, Patrick M. O'Connor and other members of the General Court for legislation to concern business interruption insurance. Financial Services.

Bill Information

James B. Eldridge

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to require certain insurance companies in the commonwealth to provide business interruption insurance coverage to their insured in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety, health and convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 6 actions for Bill S.2655
Date Branch Action
4/6/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
4/21/2020 Senate Rules suspended
4/21/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Financial Services
4/23/2020 House House concurred
11/24/2020 Senate Ought NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10) and placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
1/5/2021 Senate No further action taken

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