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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2830 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act to address challenges faced by restaurants and other establishments due to COVID-19

Senate, July 20, 2020 -- The committee on Senate Ways and Means to whom was referred the Senate Bill to address challenges faced by restaurants and other establishments due to COVID-19 (Senate, No. 2730),- reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2830).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Status:
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith authorize cities and towns to allow outdoor alcohol service, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Cosponsors/Original Petitioners

Name District/Address
Paul R. Feeney This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Bristol and Norfolk
Elizabeth A. Poirier This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 14th Bristol
Bruce E. Tarr This sponsor is an original petitioner. * First Essex and Middlesex
Kimberly N. Ferguson This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 1st Worcester
F. Jay Barrows This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 1st Bristol
Eric P. Lesser This sponsor is an original petitioner. * First Hampden and Hampshire
Joanne M. Comerford This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester
Julian Cyr This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Cape and Islands
Patrick M. O'Connor This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Plymouth and Norfolk
Cindy F. Friedman This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Fourth Middlesex
Jason M. Lewis This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Fifth Middlesex
James T. Welch This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Hampden
Cynthia Stone Creem This sponsor is an original petitioner. * First Middlesex and Norfolk
Barry R. Finegold This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Second Essex and Middlesex
Patricia D. Jehlen This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Second Middlesex
Diana DiZoglio This sponsor is an original petitioner. * First Essex
Shawn Dooley This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 9th Norfolk
Michael O. Moore This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Second Worcester
Lindsay N. Sabadosa This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 1st Hampshire
Sal N. DiDomenico This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Middlesex and Suffolk
Brendan P. Crighton This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Third Essex
Michael F. Rush This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Norfolk and Suffolk
Michael J. Soter This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 8th Worcester
Walter F. Timilty This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Norfolk, Bristol and Plymouth
Ryan C. Fattman This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Worcester and Norfolk
Nika C. Elugardo This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 15th Suffolk
Hannah Kane This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 11th Worcester
* — Sponsor is an original petitioner.

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