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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2797 193rd (Current)

An Act to rename the Executive Office of Elder Affairs to the Executive Office of Aging and Independence

Senate, May 30, 2024 -- Message from Her Excellency the Governor recommending legislation to rename the Executive Office of Elder Affairs to the Executive Office of Aging and Independence

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Maura T. Healey
Status:
Referred to Senate Committee on Rules

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to promote equity and increase opportunities for older adults by renaming the office and updating language used to more accurately reflect the values and core mission of the agency, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.2797
Date Branch Action
5/30/2024 Senate Referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
6/3/2024 House House concurred
6/13/2024 Joint Hearing scheduled for 06/26/2024 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in B-2
7/3/2024 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Rules

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