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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.2261 192nd (2021 - 2022)

An Act to promote public safety and certainty related to child deaths

By Representatives Decker of Cambridge and Harrington of Groton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2261) of Marjorie C. Decker, Sheila C. Harrington and others relative to findings and reports of medical examiners performing autopsies on children under the age of two. Public Health.

Bill Information

Marjorie C. Decker , Sheila C. Harrington

Bill History

Displaying 12 actions for Bill H.2261
Date Branch Action
3/29/2021 House Referred to the committee on Public Health
3/29/2021 Senate Senate concurred
4/22/2021 Joint Hearing scheduled for 05/03/2021 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in Virtual Hearing
12/2/2021 House Accompanied by S1439
12/2/2021 House Reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Health Care Financing
2/3/2022 House Committee recommended bill ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
12/12/2022 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting therefor a bill with the same title, see H5422
12/12/2022 House Referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
12/12/2022 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading with the amendment pending
12/12/2022 House Rules suspended
12/12/2022 House Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on House Ways and Means)
12/12/2022 House New draft substituted, see H5422

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