MA H1822 | 2019-2020 | 191st General Court


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 65-8)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-04-23 - Senate concurred
Pending: Joint Municipalities and Regional Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


For legislation to impose penalties for cruel conditions for animals. Municipalities and Regional Government.

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Enhancing the issuance of citations for cruel conditions for animals


Rep. Angelo Puppolo [D]Rep. Maria Robinson [D]Rep. Frank Moran [D]Rep. Louis Kafka [D]
Rep. Ann-Margaret Ferrante [D]Rep. Richard Haggerty [D]Rep. David Linsky [D]Sen. Walter Timilty [D]
Rep. Tram Nguyen [D]Rep. Tommy Vitolo [D]Rep. Elizabeth Malia [D]Rep. Randy Hunt [R]
Rep. James Arciero [D]Rep. Brian Ashe [D]Rep. Bruce Ayers [D]Rep. John Barrett [D]
Rep. Fred Barrows [R]Rep. David Biele [D]Rep. Daniel Cahill [D]Rep. Michelle Ciccolo [D]
Rep. Mike Connolly [D]Rep. Edward Coppinger [D]Sen. Brendan Crighton [D]Rep. Daniel Cullinane [D]
Sen. Julian Cyr [D]Rep. Angelo D'Emilia [R]Rep. Linda Campbell [D]Rep. David Decoste [R]
Rep. Mindy Domb [D]Rep. Daniel Donahue [D]Rep. Michelle Dubois [D]Rep. Carolyn Dykema [D]
Rep. Lori Ehrlich [D]Sen. James Eldridge [D]Sen. Ryan Fattman [R]Sen. Paul Feeney [D]
Rep. Carole Fiola [D]Rep. William Galvin [D]Rep. Sean Garballey [D]Rep. Denise Garlick [D]
Rep. Colleen Garry [D]Rep. Carlos Gonzalez [D]Rep. Kenneth Gordon [D]Rep. Tami Gouveia [D]
Rep. James Hawkins [D]Rep. Jonathan Hecht [D]Rep. Natalie Higgins [D]Rep. Kevin Honan [D]
Rep. Daniel Hunt [D]Sen. Patricia Jehlen [D]Rep. Patrick Kearney [D]Rep. Kay Khan [D]
Rep. John Lawn [D]Rep. David LeBoeuf [D]Rep. Jack Lewis [D]Rep. Adrian Madaro [D]
Rep. Joseph McKenna [R]Rep. Paul McMurtry [D]Sen. Michael Moore [D]Rep. Brian Murray [D]
Sen. Patrick O'Connor [R]Rep. Sarah Peake [D]Rep. David Robertson [D]Rep. David Rogers [D]
Rep. John Rogers [D]Rep. Daniel Ryan [D]Rep. Thomas Stanley [D]Sen. Bruce Tarr [R]
Rep. Jose Tosado [D]Rep. Paul Tucker [D]Rep. Steven Ultrino [D]Sen. John Velis [D]
Rep. Roselee Vincent [D]


2020-04-23SenateSenate concurred
2020-04-02HouseReporting date extended to Friday May 8, 2020, pending concurrence
2020-02-27SenateSenate concurred
2020-02-26HouseReporting date extended to Monday March 23, 2020, pending concurrence
2020-02-06SenateSenate concurred
2020-02-05HouseReporting date extended to Monday March 2, 2020, pending concurrence
2019-05-28JointHearing scheduled for 06/04/2019 from 11:00 AM-01:00 PM in A-1
2019-01-22SenateSenate concurred
2019-01-22HouseReferred to the Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government

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