MA H4146 | 2019-2020 | 191st General Court


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on October 10 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-10-31 - Hearing scheduled for 11/12/2019 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in B-1
Pending: Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


For legislation to further regulate the prevention of cruelty to farm animals. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.

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To upgrade hen welfare and establish uniform cage-free standards



2019-10-31JointHearing scheduled for 11/12/2019 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in B-1
2019-10-24SenateSenate concurred
2019-10-15HouseReported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
2019-10-10HouseReferred to the committee on House Rules

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