MA S408 | 2019-2020 | 191st General Court


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 24-2)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-30 - House concurred
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


For legislation to support working parents who choose to run for public office. Election Laws.

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Supporting parents running for public office



2020-03-30HouseHouse concurred
2020-03-09SenateReporting date extended to Monday, June 1, 2020, pending concurrence
2020-02-24SenateRecommitted to the committee on Election Laws
2020-02-24SenateRules suspended
2020-02-24SenateOught NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10)
2019-05-03JointHearing scheduled for 05/15/2019 from 01:00 PM-04:00 PM in A-1
2019-05-03JointHearing canceled – new hearing TBD
2019-05-02JointHearing rescheduled to 05/15/2019 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
2019-04-29JointHearing scheduled for 05/15/2019 from 02:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
2019-01-22HouseHouse concurred
2019-01-22SenateReferred to the Joint Committee on Election Laws

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S1737 (Similar To) 2019-07-17 - Hearing scheduled for 07/23/2019 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in B-2
S2211 (Similar To) 2019-04-25 - Placed on file

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