Senate Session Summary - Thursday, April 16, 2020
4/16/20 6:25 PM
The Senate advanced three COVID-19 response bills Thursday and scheduled a Friday session after sitting in recess through the afternoon. Senators passed a version of Gov. Charlie Baker's bill to provide liability protections for health care workers and facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic, accepted the House-Senate compromise on an evictions and foreclosures moratorium, and passed a bill lowering the ballot nomination signature thresholds for statewide and county races in 2020.
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