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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill SD.3005 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to preventing a COVID-19 resurgence

By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Harriette L. Chandler, Jon Santiago, Mindy Domb, Kay Khan and others for legislation to require the mandatory wearing of face masks to preventing a COVID-19 resurgence. Public Health.

Bill Information

Harriette L. Chandler

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to ensure appropriate public measures be taken to prevent the resurgence of the COVID-19 virus in the Commonwealth, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and health.

Docket History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill SD.3005
Date Branch Action
7/23/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently
11/2/2020 Senate Rules suspended
11/2/2020 Senate Referred to the committee on Public Health
1/5/2021 House No further action taken

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