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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3117 192nd (Current)

An Act designating July 8 as Massachusetts Emancipation Day a.k.a. Quock Walker Day

By Ms. Ciccolo of Lexington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3117) of Michelle L. Ciccolo and others for the annual issuance of a proclamation by the Governor setting apart July 8th as Massachusetts Emancipation Day, also to be known as Quock Walker Day, in recognition of the declaration of rights that rendered slavery unconstitutional in the Commonwealth. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Michelle L. Ciccolo
Referred to Joint Committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight

Bill History

Displaying 2 actions for Bill H.3117
Date Branch Action
3/29/2021 House Referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
3/29/2021 Senate Senate concurred

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