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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.782 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to the Melinda Stewart Stabilization Act

By Ms. Chang-Diaz (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 782) of Melinda Stewart, Russell E. Holmes, Denise Provost and Nika C. Elugardo for legislation relative to the Melinda Stewart Stabilization Act. Housing.

Bill Information

 Presenting Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.

Sonia Chang-Diaz (By Request)

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect forthwith the citizens and neighborhoods of Boston and in particular the displacement of tenants of rental housing through evictions, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill S.782
Date Branch Action
1/22/2019 Senate Referred to the committee on Housing
1/22/2019 House House concurred
12/10/2019 Joint Hearing scheduled for 01/14/2020 from 10:30 AM-03:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium
12/10/2019 Joint Hearing scheduled for 01/14/2020 from 10:30 AM-03:00 PM in A1 & A2
2/13/2020 Senate Accompanied a study order, see S2528 SJ 1215.

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