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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2735 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act providing a bill of rights for people experiencing homelessness

June 2, 2020 -- The committee on Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 76) of Rebecca L. Rausch, Thomas M. Stanley and Mike Connolly for legislation relative to the safety, dignity, and civil rights of persons experiencing homelessness; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 784) of Nick Collins, Jason M. Lewis, Patrick M. O'Connor and Paul R. Feeney for legislation to create a bill of rights for people experiencing homelessness; and (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 816) of Rebecca L. Rausch, Harriette L. Chandler, Patricia D. Jehlen, Jason M. Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide a bill of rights for people experiencing homelessness, reports recommending that the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2735) ought to pass.

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.2735
Date Branch Action
6/2/2020 Senate Reported from the committee on Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities
6/2/2020 Senate New draft of S76, S784 and S816
6/2/2020 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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