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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2963 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to justice, equity and accountability in law enforcement in the Commonwealth

Bill Information

Racial Justice and Police Reform

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith provide justice, equity and accountability in law enforcement, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety.

Bill History

Displaying 26 to 32 of 32 actions for Bill S.2963
Date Branch Action
12/22/2020 House Governors amendment adopted, in concurrence
12/23/2020 House Emergency preamble adopted
12/23/2020 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
12/23/2020 House Re-enacted - 107 YEAS to 51 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 326)
12/23/2020 Senate Re-enacted and laid before the Governor
12/21/2020 Senate For report, see S2981
12/31/2020 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 253 of the Acts of 2020

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