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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2740 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act to expand take-out/delivery options in response to COVID-19

By Ms. DiZoglio, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2740) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Diana DiZoglio, Lenny Mirra, Patrick M. O'Connor, David F. DeCoste and others for legislation to temporarily expand take-out and delivery options for local establishments licensed to sell alcoholic beverages. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.

Bill Information

Diana DiZoglio

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to expand revenue-generating options in response to the COVID-19 economic crisis for local establishments licensed to sell alcoholic beverages, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 13 actions for Bill S.2740
Date Branch Action
5/28/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
6/1/2020 Senate Rules suspended
6/1/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
6/3/2020 House House concurred
6/8/2020 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/12/2020 from 01:30 PM-03:00 PM in Virtual Hearing
7/9/2020 Senate Ought NOT to pass (under JR10)
7/9/2020 Senate Rules suspended
7/9/2020 Senate Report amended by substitution of bill SJ 1600.
7/9/2020 Senate Read and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means SJ 1600.
7/10/2020 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting a new draft, see S2812 SJ 1605.
7/10/2020 Senate Rules suspended
7/10/2020 Senate Read second
7/10/2020 Senate New draft substituted, see S2812

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