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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.891 192nd (2021 - 2022)

An Act to prevent COVID-19 evictions and foreclosures and promote an equitable housing recovery.

By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 891) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Adam Gomez, Mike Connolly, Jack Patrick Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation to prevent COVID-19 evictions and foreclosures and promote an equitable housing recovery.. Housing.

Bill Information

Patricia D. Jehlen

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish forthwith ongoing stabilization of the housing market for renters and homeowners during the COVID-19 emergency and recovery, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 9 actions for Bill S.891
Date Branch Action
3/29/2021 Senate Referred to the committee on Housing
3/29/2021 House House concurred
8/5/2021 Joint Hearing scheduled for 08/12/2021 from 01:00 PM-03:00 PM in Virtual Hearing
2/7/2022 House Reporting date extended to Tuesday February 22, 2022, pending concurrence
2/10/2022 Senate Senate concurred
2/22/2022 Senate Senate concurred
5/12/2022 House Reporting date extended to Thursday June 30, 2022, pending concurrence
5/16/2022 Senate Senate concurred
9/19/2022 House Accompanied a study order, see H5268

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