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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

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

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
Michelle L. Ciccolo 15th Middlesex
Jack Patrick Lewis 7th Middlesex
Tram T. Nguyen 18th Essex
Josh S. Cutler 6th Plymouth
Kate Lipper-Garabedian 32nd Middlesex
David M. Rogers 24th Middlesex
Lindsay N. Sabadosa 1st Hampshire
Michael J. Barrett Third Middlesex
Sean Garballey 23rd Middlesex
Tami L. Gouveia 14th Middlesex
Steven C. Owens 29th Middlesex
Jason M. Lewis Fifth Middlesex
Danillo A. Sena 37th Middlesex
David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf 17th Worcester
Natalie M. Higgins 4th Worcester
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Chynah Tyler 7th Suffolk

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