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  1. Introduced 2020-03-05
  2. Passed Senate
  3. Passed House
  4. Signed into Law
S 2605
Massachusetts Senate Bill
Bill Title:
An Act to reduce the environmental impact of cigarette butts in streams, rivers, and in the ocean by increasing the tax on cigarettes by 100%
Last Action:
2020-10-15, House: Accompanied a study order, see H5040
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2020-10-15, House
  • Accompanied a study order, see H5040
2020-06-11, Senate
  • Senate concurred
2020-05-26, House
  • Reporting date extended to Tuesday June 16, 2020, pending concurrence
2020-05-15, legislature
  • Hearing scheduled for 05/19/2020 from 09:00 AM-11:00 AM in Virtual Hearing
2020-05-14, Senate
  • Rules suspended
  • Recommitted to the committee on Revenue
2020-05-13, Senate
  • Ought NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10)
2020-03-18, House
  • House concurred
2020-03-17, Senate
  • Rules suspended
  • Referred to the committee on Revenue
2020-03-05, Senate
  • Referred to the committee on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently

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