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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2043 193rd (Current)

An Act to modernize municipal meetings, town meetings, and local elections

By Mr. Oliveira, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2043) of Jacob R. Oliveira for legislation to modernize municipal meetings, town meetings, and local elections. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

Bill Information

Jacob R. Oliveira
Referred to Joint Committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to modernize various procedural aspects of municipal governance, and, in particular, to protect municipal hearings and meetings, town meetings and local elections as cities and towns in the commonwealth transition from the end of national and global public health emergencies to normal operations, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health and convenience.

Docket History

Displaying 2 actions for Bill SD.1059
Date Branch Action
2/16/2023 Senate Referred to the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight
2/16/2023 House House concurred

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