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S.3  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2020 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements
H.3800  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2020 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements
H.4700  An Act relative to emergency paid sick time
H.4708  An Act financing the general governmental infrastructure of the Commonwealth
S.2655  An Act concerning business interruption insurance
H.4745  An Act providing hazard pay for essential workers in the COVID-19 emergency
H.4631  An Act relative to state employees performing core functions
H.4647  An Act providing for a moratorium on evictions and foreclosures during the COVID-19 Emergency
S.2618  An Act providing additional support to those affected by the novel coronavirus through the unemployment insurance system
H.2007  An Act for no organized head impacts to schoolchildren

Laws

Most Popular General Laws

Chapter Section Name
 MGL c.90 §24 Driving while under influence of intoxicating liquor, etc.; second and subsequent offenses; punishment; treatment programs; reckless and unauthorized driving; failure to stop after collision
 MGL c.140 §131 Licenses to carry firearms; conditions and restrictions
 MGL c.66 §10 Inspection and copies of public records; requests; written responses; extension of time; fees
 MGL c.90 §11 Carrying certificate of registration and license; presentation after accident upon request
 MGL c.186 §15B Entrance of premises prior to termination of lease; payments; receipts; interest; records; security deposits
 MGL c.149 §148 Payment of wages; commissions; exemption by contract; persons deemed employers; provision for cashing check or draft; violation of statute
 MGL c.269 §12B Air rifles; possession by minors; shooting
 MGL c.123 §12 Emergency restraint and hospitalization of persons posing risk of serious harm by reason of mental illness
 MGL c.269 §10 Carrying dangerous weapons; possession of machine gun or sawed-off shotguns; possession of large capacity weapon or large capacity feeding device; punishment
 MGL c.93A §2 Unfair practices; legislative intent; rules and regulations

Most Popular Session Laws

Year Chapter Chapter Name
2020 Ch. 65 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MORATORIUM ON EVICTIONS AND FORECLOSURES DURING THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY.
2020 Ch. 71 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR VIRTUAL NOTARIZATION TO ADDRESS CHALLENGES RELATED TO COVID-19.
2020 Ch. 53 AN ACT TO ADDRESS CHALLENGES FACED BY MUNICIPALITIES AND STATE AUTHORITIES RESULTING FROM COVID-19.
2012 Ch. 314 AN ACT DESIGNATING A CERTAIN PORTION OF ROUTE 197 IN THE TOWN OF DUDLEY AS THE ANTHONY B. DIDONATO, SR. MEMORIAL HIGHWAY.
2014 Ch. 251 AN ACT RELATIVE TO CREDIT FOR THERMAL ENERGY GENERATED WITH RENEWABLE FUELS
2012 Ch. 369 AN ACT FOR THE HUMANITARIAN MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA.
2016 Ch. 11 AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE OFF-STREET PARKING BOARD IN THE CITY OF WORCESTER
2012 Ch. 177 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE LEASE AND REFURBISHMENT OF THE BATHING BEACH BATHHOUSE IN THE TOWN OF HINGHAM.
2016 Ch. 138 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SICK LEAVE BANK FOR PATRICIA BARRY, AN EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH.
2016 Ch. 192 AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE DIVISION OF CAPITAL ASSET MANAGEMENT AND MAINTENANCE TO GRANT AN EASEMENT IN CERTAIN LAND TO THE CITY OF SALEM.