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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2702 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act providing COVID-19 emergency financial relief for veterans

By Ms. DiZoglio, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2702) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Diana DiZoglio, Ryan C. Fattman, Patrick M. O'Connor, Marcos A. Devers and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide COVID-19 emergency financial relief for veterans. Veterans and Federal Affairs.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Diana DiZoglio

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide emergency financial relief for veterans who have suffered a financial loss due to COVID-19, 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 11 actions for Bill S.2702
Date Branch Action
5/4/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
5/7/2020 Senate Rules suspended
5/7/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs
5/11/2020 House House concurred
6/1/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/05/2020 from 09:00 AM-05:00 PM in Written Testimony Only
6/15/2020 House Reporting date extended to Thursday October 15, 2020, pending concurrence
10/13/2020 Senate Reporting date extended to Thursday October 15, 2020, pending concurrence
10/13/2020 Senate Amendment (changing reporting date to Thursday December 31, 2020) adopted, pending concurrence
10/19/2020 House House concurred
1/5/2021 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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