H.2294/ - An Act granting equal access to original birth certificates to all persons born in Massachusetts, was passed by the House to be engrossed on Nov. 4, 2021. H.2294/S.1440 were heard by the Joint Committee on Public Health on May 10. You may watch the recording of the hearing here. The Committee reported favorably, and the bills were referred to the House Committee on House Committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling, and then to the House Committee on Third Reading. Now it's on to the Senate. Please call or email your State Senator now to encourage support of H.2294/S.1440!