MA H856 | 2023-2024 | 193rd General Court

Note: Legislation replaced by H4735


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 16 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2024-07-15 - Accompanied a study order, see H4735
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


By Representative Madaro of Boston, a petition of Adrian C. Madaro that the Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs establish a special board to identify and assess the cumulative social, economic and public health impacts of permissible land uses and water uses within designated port areas in environmental justice communities. Environment and Natural Resources.

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Assessing environmental justice in designated port areas



2024-07-15HouseAccompanied a study order, see H4735
2023-09-14JointHearing rescheduled to 09/27/2023 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-2
2023-09-14JointHearing scheduled for 09/27/2023 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-2
2023-02-16SenateSenate concurred
2023-02-16HouseReferred to the Joint Committee on Environment and Natural Resources

Same As/Similar To

S2113 (Similar To) 2024-06-10 - House concurred
H4143 (Similar To) 2024-06-05 - Accompanied a study order, see H4517
S2521 (Similar To) 2024-02-08 - Accompanied a study order, see S2612
H4735 (Replaced by) 2024-07-15 - Discharged to the committee on House Rules

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