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HD 4985

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

An Act relative to a Micro-Business stimulus package COVID-19 pandemic

Abstract

By Mr. González of Springfield, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Carlos González and others relative to a micro-business stimulus package due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Community Development and Small Businesses.

Bill Sponsors (21)

Carlos González

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Hampden
Primary

Carlos González

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Hampden
Cosponsor

Nika C. Elugardo

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifteenth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Lindsay N. Sabadosa

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Hampshire
Cosponsor

Marcos A. Devers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixteenth Essex
Cosponsor

Patrick M. O'Connor

  • Republican
  • upper
  • Plymouth and Norfolk
Cosponsor

José F. Tosado

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Ninth Hampden
Cosponsor

Patricia A. Haddad

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifth Bristol
Cosponsor

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Hampden
Cosponsor

Natalie M. Blais

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Franklin
Cosponsor

Gerard J. Cassidy

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Ninth Plymouth
Cosponsor

Paul F. Tucker

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Essex
Cosponsor

Jon Santiago

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Ninth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Anne M. Gobi

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Middlesex
Cosponsor

Chynah Tyler

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Suffolk
Cosponsor

Denise Provost

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Seventh Middlesex
Cosponsor

James T. Welch

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Hampden
Cosponsor

Frank A. Moran

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventeenth Essex
Cosponsor

Kathleen R. LaNatra

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Plymouth
Cosponsor

John H. Rogers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Bud L. Williams

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Hampden
Cosponsor

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Actions


Apr 13, 2020

House

Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Community Development and Small Businesses

  • Referral-Committee
committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Community Development and Small Businesses the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Community Development and Small Businesses

Apr 06, 2020

House

Referred to the committee on House Rules

  • Referral-Committee
committee on House Rules

Bill Text

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