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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4444 192nd (2021 - 2022)

An Act relative to preventing the discharge of radioactive materials

By Representatives Cutler of Pembroke and LaNatra of Kingston, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Josh S. Cutler, Kathleen R. LaNatra and others for legislation to establish penalties for the disposal of radioactive waste into the Commonwealth's waters. The Judiciary.

Bill Information

Josh S. Cutler , Kathleen R. LaNatra

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect the Commonwealth from the disposal of radioactive waste into the Commonwealth's waters, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and health.

Bill History

Displaying 11 actions for Bill H.4444
Date Branch Action
2/3/2022 House Referred to the committee on House Rules
2/9/2022 House Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on The Judiciary
2/10/2022 Senate Senate concurred
2/11/2022 Joint Hearing scheduled for 02/15/2022 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in Virtual Hearing
2/28/2022 House Reporting date extended to Friday April 15, 2022, pending concurrence
3/24/2022 Senate Senate concurred
4/19/2022 House Reporting date extended to Thursday June 30, 2022, pending concurrence
6/9/2022 Senate Senate concurred
7/5/2022 House Reporting date extended to Friday July 22, 2022, pending concurrence
7/7/2022 Senate Senate concurred
9/1/2022 House Accompanied a study order, see H5205

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