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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2250 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act authorizing the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to acquire certain parcels of land in the city of Worcester

Senate, May 3, 2012 -- Recommended new draft from the Senate committee on Ways and Means for the Senate Bill authorizing the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to acquire certain parcels of land in the city of Worcester (Senate, No. 2029)

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Status:
Referred to House Committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to authorize the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to acquire certain parcels of land in the city of Worcester to facilitate bridge construction, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 22 actions for Bill S.2250
Date Branch Action
5/3/2012 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
5/3/2012 Senate New draft of S2029
5/3/2012 Senate Rules suspended
5/3/2012 Senate Substituted for S2029
5/3/2012 Senate Ordered to a third reading
5/3/2012 Senate Read third and passed to be engrossed
5/7/2012 House Referred to the House committee on Ways and Means
7/23/2012 House Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of an amendment, H4300
7/23/2012 House Referred to the House committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling with the amendment pending
7/24/2012 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading with the amendment pending
7/25/2012 House Read second, amended (as recommended by the committee on Ways and Means) and ordered to a third reading
7/26/2012 House Read third and passed to be engrossed
7/26/2012 Senate Rules suspended
7/26/2012 Senate Senate concurred in the House amendment with a further amendment
7/27/2012 House Rules suspended
7/27/2012 House House concurred in the Senate amendment
7/30/2012 House Emergency preamble adopted
7/30/2012 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
7/30/2012 House Enacted - 154 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 341)
7/30/2012 Senate Enacted - Roll Call #280 [37 YEAS to 0 NAYS]
7/30/2012 Senate Laid before the Governor
8/6/2012 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 211 of the Acts of 2012

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