Governor Charles D. Baker's Budget Recommendation - House 2 Fiscal Year 2017

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Department of Business Development

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The mission of the Massachusetts Office of Business Development (MOBD) is to strengthen the Massachusetts economy by providing a highly responsive, pro business climate that stimulates job growth and builds on the core economic strengths of every region. MOBD facilitates access to resources and incentive programs that help businesses thrive in Massachusetts. By providing guidance and expertise, MOBD creates a dynamic environment for business expansion and growth across the Commonwealth.

Governing Laws:


MGL C. 23A S. 1-61 Department of Economic Development
St. 2010 C. 240 S. 1-206 An Act Relative to Economic Development Reorganization
St. 2012 C. 238 S. 1-100 An Act Relative to Infrastructure Investment, Enhanced Competitiveness and Economic Growth in the Commonwealth
MGL C. 23A S. 62 Interagency permitting board; members; duties

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