HB 2359 Secretary of the Commonwealth; duties.
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Summary:
Secretary of the Commonwealth. Requires the Secretary of the Commonwealth to report to the General Assembly, by December 1 of each year, the number of all persons appointed to any state board, commission, agency or authority, categorized by race, gender and national origin. The bill provides that such information shall be confidential and exempt from FOIA. The bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 1998.

Full text:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD8841188  pdf
02/02/95  House: Printed as engrossed LD8841188-E  pdf
02/23/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2359ER)  pdf
03/30/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0579)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Senate amendments rejected

Status:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD8841188
01/23/95  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/26/95  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 5
01/30/95  House: Reported from General Laws with amds. (16-Y 5-N)
01/31/95  House: Read first time
02/01/95  House: Passed by for the day
02/02/95  House: Read second time
02/02/95  House: Committee amendments #1 & 2 agreed to
02/02/95  House: Committee amendment #3 agreed to
02/02/95  House: Engrossed by House as amended (61-Y 38-N)
02/02/95  House: VOTE: ENGROSSMENT (61-Y 38-N)
02/02/95  House: Printed as engrossed LD8841188-E
02/03/95  House: Read third time and passed House (64-Y 36-N)
02/03/95  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (64-Y 36-N)
02/03/95  House: Communicated to Senate
02/06/95  Senate: Read first time
02/06/95  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/15/95  Senate: Reported from General Laws with amds. (10-Y 4-N)
02/16/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (38-Y 0-N)
02/17/95  Senate: Read third time
02/17/95  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/17/95  Senate: Committee amendments #1 & 2 rejected
02/17/95  Senate: Passed Senate (24-Y 12-N)
02/17/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (24-Y 12-N)
02/23/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2359ER)
02/27/95  House: Enrolled
02/28/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/01/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 579 (effective 1/1/98)
03/30/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0579)