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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.724 193rd (Current)

An Act relative to voting rights restoration

By Representative Uyterhoeven of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 724) of Erika Uyterhoeven and others for legislation to restore voting rights to incarcerated felons. Election Laws.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Erika Uyterhoeven

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to restore voting rights to incarcerated felons,, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill HD.3153
Date Branch Action
2/16/2023 House Referred to the committee on Election Laws
2/16/2023 Senate Senate concurred
9/7/2023 Joint Hearing scheduled for 09/13/2023 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
2/12/2024 House Reporting date extended to Tuesday May 28, 2024, pending concurrence
4/11/2024 Senate Senate concurred

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