MA S789 | 2011-2012 | 187th General Court

Note: Legislation replaced by S2440


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-1)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2011 - 25% progression
Action: 2012-10-15 - Accompanied a study order, see S2440
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


For legislation to protect animals. The Judiciary.

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To protect animals



2012-10-15SenateAccompanied a study order, see S2440
2012-06-27HouseHouse concurred
2012-06-27HouseRules suspended
2012-06-21SenateReporting date extended to Friday, July 13, 2012
2012-06-21SenateRules suspended
2012-05-14HouseHouse concurred
2012-05-03SenateReporting date extended to Friday, June 8, 2012
2012-05-03SenateRules suspended
2012-04-09HouseHouse concurred
2012-03-29SenateReporting date extended to Friday, April 27, 2012
2012-03-29SenateRules suspended
2011-09-29JointHearing scheduled for 10/05/2011 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
2011-01-24HouseHouse concurred
2011-01-24SenateReferred to the Joint Committee on The Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

S2440 (Replaced by) 2012-10-18 - Discharged to the committee on Senate Ethics and Rules

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