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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3716 192nd (Current)

An Act to ensure the health and safety of the Commonwealth’s students and educators

By Representatives Hawkins of Attleboro and Gouveia of Acton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3716) of James K. Hawkins, Tami L. Gouveia and others to ensure the health and safety of students, educators and communities during the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic. Covid-19 and Emergency Preparedness and Management.

Bill Information

James K. Hawkins , Tami L. Gouveia

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to ensure the health and safety of the commonwealth’s students, educators and communities during the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


Name District/Address
James K. Hawkins 2nd Bristol
Tami L. Gouveia 14th Middlesex
Adam J. Scanlon 14th Bristol
Peter Capano 11th Essex
Lindsay N. Sabadosa 1st Hampshire
Jack Patrick Lewis 7th Middlesex
Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. 12th Hampden
Carmine Lawrence Gentile 13th Middlesex
James M. Murphy 4th Norfolk
Natalie M. Higgins 4th Worcester
David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf 17th Worcester
Tricia Farley-Bouvier 3rd Berkshire
Erika Uyterhoeven 27th Middlesex
Colleen M. Garry 36th Middlesex
Tram T. Nguyen 18th Essex
James J. O'Day 14th Worcester
Danillo A. Sena 37th Middlesex
Christina A. Minicucci 14th Essex
Patrick M. O'Connor Plymouth and Norfolk
Edward F. Coppinger 10th Suffolk
Maria Duaime Robinson 6th Middlesex
Mary S. Keefe 15th Worcester
Michelle M. DuBois 10th Plymouth
Walter F. Timilty Norfolk, Bristol and Plymouth
Marc R. Pacheco First Plymouth and Bristol
Diana DiZoglio First Essex
Ruth B. Balser 12th Middlesex
Rady Mom 18th Middlesex

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