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UNCORRECTED PROOF OF THE
JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.


Seal of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.

Monday, June 28, 2010.

Met at ten minutes past one o’clock P.M.

The President, members, guests and employees then recited the pledge of allegiance to the flag.

Report of a Committee

By Mr. Eldridge, for the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government, on petition, a Bill relative to the continued use of Memorial Park in the town of Rockland (Senate, No. 2474) [Local approval received];
Read and, under Senate Rule 26, placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session.

Resolutions.

The following resolutions (having been filed with the Clerk) were severally considered forthwith and adopted, as follows:-
Resolutions (filed by Ms. Creem) “congratulating Richard J. Kelliher on the occasion of his retirement”;
Resolutions (filed by Mr. Richard T. Moore) “congratulating the Northbridge High School ‘Rams’ Varsity Baseball Team on capturing the 2010 Division II State Championship”; and
Resolutions (filed by Mr. Rosenberg) “congratulating the Northampton Lions Club on the occasion of its seventy-fifth anniversary.”

PAPERS FROM THE HOUSE
Emergency Preambles Adopted.

An engrossed Bill establishing a regional public safety communications and dispatch center for the towns of Cohasset, Hingham, Hull and Norwell (see House, No. 4610), having been certified by the Senate Clerk to be rightly and truly prepared for final passage and containing an emergency preamble,-- was laid before the Senate; and, a separate vote being taken in accordance with the requirements of Article LXVII of the Amendments to the Constitution, the preamble was adopted in concurrence, by a vote of 12 to 0.
The bill was signed by the President and sent to the House for enactment.


An engrossed Bill relative to regional school district budgets (see House, No. 4775, amended), having been certified by the Senate Clerk to be rightly and truly prepared for final passage and containing an emergency preamble,-- was laid before the Senate; and, a separate vote being taken in accordance with the requirements of Article LXVII of the Amendments to the Constitution, the preamble was adopted in concurrence, by a vote of 13 to 0.
The bill was signed by the President and sent to the House for enactment.

Orders of the Day.

The President asked if there were any objections to proceeding with the Orders of the Day,-- and objection was made thereto by Ms. Fargo.

Without further action, at twenty-one minutes past one o’clock P.M., the President declared the Senate adjourned to meet again tomorrow at one o’clock P.M., in a full formal session.