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H 4659

  • Massachusetts House Bill
  • 191st Legislature (2019-2020)
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

An Act to protect institutions that provide emergency aid in response to the outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19

Abstract

By Mr. Roy of Franklin, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Jeffrey N. Roy and others that certain institutions of higher education offering emergency aid be immune from suit and liability. The Judiciary.

Bill Sponsors (14)

Jeffrey N. Roy

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Norfolk
Primary

Jeffrey N. Roy

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Paul McMurtry

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Norfolk
Cosponsor

Brian W. Murray

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Worcester
Cosponsor

Marcos A. Devers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixteenth Essex
Cosponsor

Alan Silvia

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Bristol
Cosponsor

Bud L. Williams

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Hampden
Cosponsor

José F. Tosado

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Ninth Hampden
Cosponsor

Kathleen R. LaNatra

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Plymouth
Cosponsor

John H. Rogers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Denise Provost

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Seventh Middlesex
Cosponsor

Mindy Domb

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Hampshire
Cosponsor

Stephan Hay

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Worcester
Cosponsor

David M. Rogers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Fourth Middlesex
Cosponsor

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May 18, 2020

Senate

Senate concurred

May 11, 2020

House

Reporting date extended to Tuesday June 30, 2020, pending concurrence

Apr 28, 2020

Massachusetts General Court

Hearing scheduled for 05/05/2020 from 09:00 AM-05:00 PM in Written Testimony Only

Apr 16, 2020

Senate

Senate concurred

Apr 09, 2020

House

Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on The Judiciary

  • Referral-Committee
committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on The Judiciary the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on The Judiciary

Apr 06, 2020

House

Referred to the committee on House Rules

  • Referral-Committee
committee on House Rules

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