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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.297 192nd (Current)

An Act responding to the COVID-19 emergency by instituting a moratorium on the administration of the MCAS test for the 2020-2021 school year

By Ms. Comerford, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 297) of Joanne M. Comerford, Mindy Domb, Maria Duaime Robinson, Christina A. Minicucci and other members of the General Court for legislation to respond to the COVID-19 emergency by instituting a moratorium of the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System. Education.

Bill Information

Joanne M. Comerford
Referred to Joint Committee on Education

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish forthwith a moratorium on the administration of the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System in response to the COVID-19 emergency, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


Name District/Address
Joanne M. Comerford Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester
Mindy Domb 3rd Hampshire
Maria Duaime Robinson 6th Middlesex
Christina A. Minicucci 14th Essex
Sheila C. Harrington 1st Middlesex
Brendan P. Crighton Third Essex
James J. O'Day 14th Worcester
Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. 12th Hampden
Carmine Lawrence Gentile 13th Middlesex
Michael O. Moore Second Worcester
John H. Rogers 12th Norfolk
Christopher Hendricks 11th Bristol
Anne M. Gobi Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Middlesex
Eric P. Lesser First Hampden and Hampshire
Elizabeth A. Malia 11th Suffolk
Patricia D. Jehlen Second Middlesex
Adam Gomez Hampden
Sal N. DiDomenico Middlesex and Suffolk
Patrick M. O'Connor Plymouth and Norfolk
Meghan Kilcoyne 12th Worcester
Joan B. Lovely Second Essex
Mary S. Keefe 15th Worcester
John J. Cronin Worcester and Middlesex
Adam G. Hinds Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin and Hampden
Marc R. Pacheco First Plymouth and Bristol

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