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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2680 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to municipal governance during the COVID-19 emergency

Senate, May 4, 2020 -- Text of the Senate Bill relative to municipal governance during the COVID-19 emergency (being the text of Senate, No. 2673, printed as amended)

Bill Information

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect forthwith both public health and the viability of town meetings in the face of the state, national and global public health emergencies existing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health and convenience.

Cosponsors/Original Petitioners

Name District/Address
Senate Committee on Ways and Means This sponsor is an original petitioner. *
* — Sponsor is an original petitioner.

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