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Senator Dean A. Tran Republican - Worcester and Middlesex

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  SD.2325 Senate, March 7, 2019 -- Order (Senator Tarr) relative to the feasibility of broadcasting informal sessions
  SD.2387 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Michael O. Moore and Hannah Kane for legislation to enhance enforcement against unlicensed marijuana operators. Cannabis Policy.
  HD.4495 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Timothy R. Whelan and others for legislation to establish penalties for certain persons disguising themselves in a manner including but not limited to concealing facial features. The Judiciary.
S.48  SD.1106 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 48) of Anne M. Gobi, Jason M. Lewis, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., William L. Crocker, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to an agricultural healthy incentives program. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.50  SD.1346 By Mr. Humason, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 50) of Donald F. Humason, Jr., John C. Velis, Dean A. Tran, Patrick M. O'Connor and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to personal care attendant services. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.56  SD.1325 By Mr. Lesser, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 56) of Eric P. Lesser, Michael O. Moore, Anne M. Gobi, Cindy F. Friedman and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to creating a loan repayment program for human service workers. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.61  SD.711 By Ms. Lovely, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 61) of Joan B. Lovely, Hannah Kane, Mike Connolly, Patrick M. O'Connor and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to persons with developmental disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.67  SD.1449 By Ms. Lovely, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 67) of Joan B. Lovely, Diana DiZoglio, William N. Brownsberger, Patrick M. O'Connor and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide immediate childcare assistance to homeless families. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.71  SD.1836 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 71) of Michael O. Moore, Patrick M. O'Connor, Jack Patrick Lewis, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a registry of caretakers found to have substantiated abuse against persons with intellectual disability or developmental disability. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.101  HD.3783 By Mrs. Campbell of Methuen, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 101) of Linda Dean Campbell and others for legislation to protect persons with intellectual or developmental disabilities from abuse. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.103  HD.2469 By Ms. Decker of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 103) of Marjorie C. Decker and others relative to state benefits and assistance for certain children in homeless families. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.123  SD.536 By Ms. Creem, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 123) of Cynthia Stone Creem, Ruth B. Balser, William M. Straus, Michael D. Brady and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide consumers with equal protection for all real estate appraisals. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.129  SD.2116 By Mr. Cyr, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 129) of Julian Cyr, Dean A. Tran, Bruce E. Tarr, Bradford Hill and others for legislation relative to disclosure of radio frequency notifications. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.216  HD.2038 By Mr. Coppinger of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 216) of Edward F. Coppinger and others relative to the definition of users and intended users in real property appraisal assignments and reports. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.230  HD.1283 By Representatives Ferguson of Holden and Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 230) of Kimberly N. Ferguson, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Dean A. Tran relative to the direct sale of alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.236  SD.1233 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 236) of Harriette L. Chandler, Diana DiZoglio, James B. Eldridge, Joanne M. Comerford and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a commission on regional school district foundation budgets. Education.
S.238  SD.101 By Ms. Chang-Diaz, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 238) of Sonia Chang-Diaz, Aaron Vega, Mary S. Keefe, Jason M. Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide rightful opportunities and meaningful investment for successful and equitable education. Education.
S.250  SD.2073 By Ms. Comerford, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 250) of Joanne M. Comerford, Jack Patrick Lewis, Julian Cyr, Mindy Domb and other members of the General Court for legislation to add a suicide prevention hotline number on student identification cards. Education.
H.251  HD.710 By Representatives Hogan of Stow and Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 251) of Kate Hogan, Kimberly N. Ferguson and others for legislation to authorize temporary licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages to nonprofit charitable corporations. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.265  SD.1356 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 265) of Sal N. DiDomenico, James B. Eldridge, Michael O. Moore, Kay Khan and others for legislation to ensure high quality pre-kindergarten education. Education.
S.266  SD.1764 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 266) of Sal N. DiDomenico, Michael F. Rush, Daniel J. Hunt, Mathew J. Muratore and other members of the General Court for legislation to improve literacy skills. Education.
S.267  SD.1878 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 267) of Sal N. DiDomenico, William N. Brownsberger, Paul R. Feeney, William L. Crocker, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to regard breakfast after the bell. Education.
S.269  SD.1970 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 269) of Sal N. DiDomenico, Michael O. Moore and James B. Eldridge for legislation relative to rates of payment for early childhood education and care programs. Education.
S.273  SD.413 By Ms. DiZoglio, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 273) of Diana DiZoglio, Patrick M. O'Connor, Dean A. Tran, James M. Kelcourse and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to unfunded mandates on public schools. Education.
S.285  SD.1359 By Mr. Finegold, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 285) of Barry R. Finegold, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Jason M. Lewis, Bruce E. Tarr and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to safety and violence education for students (the SAVE Students Act). Education.
S.289  SD.988 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 289) of Anne M. Gobi, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Dean A. Tran, Julian Cyr and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to vocational education transportation for nonresident students. Education.
S.290  SD.995 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 290) of Anne M. Gobi, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Dean A. Tran, Julian Cyr and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the powers and duties of regional school districts. Education.
S.291  SD.996 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 291) of Anne M. Gobi, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Dean A. Tran, Donald F. Humason, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide bonus aid to newly formed regional school districts. Education.
S.300  SD.1644 By Mr. Keenan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 300) of John F. Keenan, David Allen Robertson, David Paul Linsky, Kenneth I. Gordon and other members of the General Court for legislation to create a facilities loan program for private special education schools. Education.
S.301  SD.1086 By Mr. Lesser, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 301) of Eric P. Lesser, Anne M. Gobi, Diana DiZoglio, Edward J. Kennedy and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish farm to school grants to promote healthy eating and strengthen the agricultural economy. Education.
S.341  SD.1811 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 341) of Bruce E. Tarr, Josh S. Cutler, Diana DiZoglio, Dean A. Tran and other members of the General Court for legislation to create an Educational Unfunded Mandate Task Force. Education.
S.352  SD.1933 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 352) of Harriette L. Chandler, Thomas A. Golden, Jr., Michael J. Rodrigues, Anne M. Gobi and other members of the General Court for legislation to stabilize the Commonwealth’s nursing facilities. Elder Affairs.
H.363  HD.262 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 363) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and others relative to the selling of malt beverages or malt beverage products produced by a pub brewery. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.367  SD.758 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 367) of Jason M. Lewis, Diana DiZoglio, Thomas M. Stanley, Mathew J. Muratore and other members of the General Court for legislationt to improve Alzheimer's and dementia care in Senior Care Options program. Elder Affairs.
H.374  HD.1311 By Mrs. Harrington of Groton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 374) of Sheila C. Harrington, Edward J. Kennedy and Dean A. Tran for legislation to authorize nonprofit organizations to apply for rail-trail construction project grants. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.438  SD.1438 By Ms. Comerford, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 438) of Joanne M. Comerford, Brian M. Ashe, John Barrett, III, Natalie M. Blais and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote healthy soils and agricultural innovation within the Commonwealth. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.445  HD.1275 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 445) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others for legislation relative to vocational education transportation for nonresident students. Education.
H.446  HD.1279 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 446) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others relative to the powers and duties of regional school districts. Education.
H.447  HD.1282 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 447) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others for legislation to provide bonus aid to newly formed regional school districts. Education.
H.449  HD.3317 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 449) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others relative to special education in the foundation budget. Education.
S.467  SD.944 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 467) of Anne M. Gobi, Dean A. Tran, Susannah M. Whipps and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation relative to the use of crossbows in hunting. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.468  SD.945 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 468) of Anne M. Gobi, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation relative to outdoor heritage. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.476  HD.326 By Mrs. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 476) of Patricia A. Haddad and others relative to special education funding. Education.
S.477  SD.1098 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 477) of Anne M. Gobi, Joseph D. McKenna, Todd M. Smola, Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote snowmobiling sustainability. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.480  HD.3678 By Mr. Hay of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 480) of Stephan Hay and others relative to rates of payment for early childhood education and care programs. Education.
H.483  HD.3130 By Ms. Higgins of Leominster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 483) of Natalie M. Higgins and others relative to safety and violence education for students. Education.
S.487  SD.1190 By Mr. Humason, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 487) of Donald F. Humason, Jr. and Jonathan D. Zlotnik for legislation relative to Sunday hunting. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.488  SD.1191 By Mr. Humason, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 488) of Donald F. Humason, Jr., Dean A. Tran, Susannah M. Whipps, John C. Velis and others for legislation relative to the use of crossbows in hunting. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.496  SD.60 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 496) of Jason M. Lewis, Lori A. Ehrlich, Jack Patrick Lewis, Angelo L. D'Emilia and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to ivory and rhonoceros horn trafficking. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.500  SD.1991 By Ms. Lovely, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 500) of Joan B. Lovely, Lori A. Ehrlich, Jason M. Lewis, Kay Khan and other members of the General Court for legislation to ensure safe drinking water at schools and early childhood programs. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.516  HD.3742 By Mr. Lewis of Framingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 516) of Jack Patrick Lewis and others relative to student identification cards. Education.
S.546  SD.676 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 546) of Harriette L. Chandler, Kimberly N. Ferguson, Michael J. Barrett, Anne M. Gobi and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to cognitive rehabilitation. Financial Services.
H.556  HD.3129 By Mr. Pignatelli of Lee, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 556) of Smitty Pignatelli and others for legislation to establish farm to school grants program within the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to promote healthy eating and strengthen the agricultural economy. Education.
H.586  HD.434 By Representatives Vega of Holyoke and Keefe of Worcester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 586) of Aaron Vega, Mary S. Keefe and others relative to funding for public schools and the foundation budget review commission. Education.
S.590  SD.1513 By Ms. Friedman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 590) of Cindy F. Friedman, Kenneth I. Gordon, John F. Keenan, Sean Garballey and other members of the General Court for legislation to require health care coverage for the emergency psychiatric services. Financial Services.
S.595  SD.976 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 595) of Anne M. Gobi, David Paul Linsky, Diana DiZoglio, Maria Duaime Robinson and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines for homeowners with dogs living on such insured property. Financial Services.
H.598  HD.252 By Mr. Ayers of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 598) of Bruce J. Ayers and others relative to services provided through the MassHealth frail elder home and community-based services waiver regarding early-onset Alzheimer's disease. Elder Affairs.
S.612  SD.920 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 612) of Jason M. Lewis, Mike Connolly, Michael F. Rush, William N. Brownsberger and other members of the General Court for legislation to advance and expand access to telemedicine services. Financial Services.
H.614  HD.1021 By Miss Gregoire of Marlborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 614) of Danielle W. Gregoire and others for legislation to Improve Alzheimer's’ and dementia care in senior care options programs. Elder Affairs.
S.678  SD.1501 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 678) of Sal N. DiDomenico, Paul A. Schmid, III, Jason M. Lewis, Mary S. Keefe and other members of the General Court for legislation to improve public health through a common application for core food, health and safety-net programs. Health Care Financing.
S.688  SD.1400 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 688) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Jason M. Lewis, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation to preserve special needs trusts for disabled seniors. Health Care Financing.
S.704  SD.818 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 704) of Jason M. Lewis, William N. Brownsberger, James B. Eldridge, Bruce E. Tarr and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide Medicaid coverage for tobacco cessation. Health Care Financing.
S.736  SD.340 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 736) of William N. Brownsberger, Lori A. Ehrlich, Michael O. Moore, Joan B. Lovely and other members of the General Court for legislation to create a sexual assault climate survey for Massachusetts colleges and universities. Higher Education.
S.743  SD.1864 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 743) of Sal N. DiDomenico for legislation to protect students abroad. Higher Education.
S.756  SD.1259 By Ms. Lovely, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 756) of Joan B. Lovely, Michael J. Rodrigues, Diana DiZoglio, Brian M. Ashe and other members of the General Court for legislation to create higher education opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities, autism, and other developmental disabilities. Higher Education.
S.764  SD.817 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 764) of Michael O. Moore, Joan B. Lovely, Barry R. Finegold, William N. Brownsberger and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to sexual violence on higher education campuses. Higher Education.
S.796  SD.731 By Ms. DiZoglio, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 796) of Diana DiZoglio, Brian W. Murray and Dean A. Tran for legislation relative to affordable housing. Housing.
H.801  HD.2793 By Ms. Hogan of Stow, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 801) of Kate Hogan and others for legislation to facilitate and simplify grant application procedures for family farms. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.806  SD.350 By Ms. Lovely, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 806) of Joan B. Lovely, F. Jay Barrows, Diana DiZoglio, Steven S. Howitt and other members of the General Court for legislation to create the Home Works programs. Housing.
S.810  SD.1284 By Mr. O'Connor, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 810) of Patrick M. O'Connor, David F. DeCoste and Dean A. Tran for legislation relative to affordable housing built near wetlands. Housing.
S.812  SD.1287 By Mr. O'Connor, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 812) of Patrick M. O'Connor, David F. DeCoste and Dean A. Tran for legislation relative to 40B project lists. Housing.
S.820  SD.1914 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 820) of Bruce E. Tarr, David F. DeCoste, Hannah Kane, Daniel J. Hunt and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to accessory dwelling units. Housing.
S.834  SD.617 By Mr. Boncore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 834) of Joseph A. Boncore, Harriette L. Chandler, Paul R. Feeney, Patricia D. Jehlen and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to female genital mutilation. The Judiciary.
S.838  SD.545 By Mr. Brady, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 838) of Michael D. Brady, Josh S. Cutler, Walter F. Timilty, Michael O. Moore and other members of the General Court for legislation to strengthen the penalty for assault or assault and battery on emergency medical technician, ambulance operator, ambulance attendant or health care provider. The Judiciary.
H.846  HD.805 By Mr. Pignatelli of Lee, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 846) of Smitty Pignatelli and others for legislation relative to the use of crossbows in hunting. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.873  HD.3065 By Representative Schmid of Westport and Senator Comerford, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 873) of Paul A. Schmid, III, Joanne M. Comerford and others for legislation to promote healthy soils and agricultural innovation. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.876  HD.198 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 876) of Thomas M. Stanley and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to the status of wild striped bass in the Commonwealth. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.944  SD.943 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 944) of Anne M. Gobi and Dean A. Tran for legislation relative to advertising by justices of the peace for the solemnization of marriages. The Judiciary.
H.991  HD.3202 By Mr. Golden of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 991) of Thomas A. Golden, Jr., and others relative to access to telemedicine services. Financial Services.
S.1018  SD.5 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1018) of Bruce E. Tarr, James T. Welch, Colleen M. Garry, Hannah Kane and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to safe driving and open containers. The Judiciary.
H.1037  HD.1930 By Mr. Lewis of Framingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1037) of Jack Patrick Lewis and others relative to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines pertaining to dogs harbored upon the insured property. Financial Services.
H.1114  HD.275 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1114) of Thomas M. Stanley and others relative to appraisal management companies. Financial Services.
H.1129  HD.543 By Ms. Barber of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1129) of Christine P. Barber and others relative to providing Medicaid coverage for tobacco cessation programs and information. Health Care Financing.
S.1147  SD.1490 By Ms. Friedman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1147) of Cindy F. Friedman, Sean Garballey, Dean A. Tran, Anne M. Gobi and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to a behavioral health workforce commission. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
H.1150  HD.978 By Mr. Finn of West Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1150) of Michael J. Finn and others relative to the calculation of reimbursement rates to disproportionate share hospitals. Health Care Financing.
S.1152  SD.1003 By Mr. Keenan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1152) of John F. Keenan, Dean A. Tran, Anne M. Gobi, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and other members of the General Court for legislation to improve access to behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
S.1153  SD.1004 By Mr. Keenan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1153) of John F. Keenan, Dean A. Tran, Anne M. Gobi, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and other members of the General Court for legislation to remove administrative barriers to behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
S.1154  SD.1005 By Mr. Keenan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1154) of John F. Keenan, Jason M. Lewis, Mike Connolly, Joanne M. Comerford and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect children's mental health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
H.1162  HD.771 By Ms. Hogan of Stow, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1162) of Kate Hogan and others relative to the pricing of prescription drugs. Health Care Financing.
H.1184  HD.1098 By Mr. Moran of Lawrence, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1184) of Frank A. Moran and others for legislation to further rate equity, access to, and affordability through equitable commercial health plan rates of reimbursement to community hospitals. Health Care Financing.
S.1185  SD.970 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1185) of Anne M. Gobi, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Dean A. Tran, Julian Cyr and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to regional stabilization funds. Municipalities and Regional Government.
S.1214  SD.1219 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1214) of Harriette L. Chandler, Jack Patrick Lewis, José F. Tosado, Carlos Gonzalez and other members of the General Court for legislation to create an emergency nursing home task force. Public Health.
H.1219  HD.1027 By Representatives Haddad of Somerset and Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1219) of Patricia A. Haddad, Sean Garballey and others relative to creating higher education opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities, autism, and other developmental disabilities. Higher Education.
H.1266  HD.1562 By Mr. DeCoste of Norwell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1266) of David F. DeCoste and others relative to affordable housing. Housing.
S.1267  SD.1123 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1267) of Anne M. Gobi, Dean A. Tran, Daniel J. Hunt, Joanne M. Comerford and other members of the General Court for legislation to grant equal access to original birth certificates to all persons born in Massachusetts. Public Health.
S.1336  SD.1437 By Mr. Rodrigues, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1336) of Michael J. Rodrigues, Jack Patrick Lewis, Carole A. Fiola, Paul A. Schmid, III and others for legislation relative to acupuncture detoxification specialists. Public Health.
S.1395  SD.811 By Mr. deMacedo, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1395) of Viriato M. deMacedo, Dean A. Tran and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation to ensure timely firearms license processing. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1404  SD.2037 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1404) of Ryan C. Fattman, Dean A. Tran and Michael J. Soter for legislation to prohibit the confiscation of lawfully owned firearms during a state of emergency. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1409  SD.1955 By Mr. Feeney, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1409) of Paul R. Feeney, Patrick M. O'Connor, Marc R. Pacheco, Michael F. Rush and other members of the General Court for legislation to ensure pay parity for county sheriffs' correction officers and jail officers. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1418  SD.1197 By Mr. Humason, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1418) of Donald F. Humason, Jr. and Dean A. Tran for legislation relative to firearms and recreational vehicles. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1420  SD.1203 By Mr. Humason, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1420) of Donald F. Humason, Jr., Dean A. Tran and David Allen Robertson for legislation relative to equitable firearm license fees. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1431  SD.2136 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1431) of Mark C. Montigny, Paul R. Feeney, Michael D. Brady, Brian M. Ashe and other members of the General Court for legislation to allow humane transportation of K9 partners aka Nero's law. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1434  SD.42 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1434) of Michael O. Moore, Timothy R. Whelan, Dean A. Tran, Brian W. Murray and other members of the General Court relative to firearm license fees. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1529  SD.1962 By Mr. Feeney, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1529) of Paul R. Feeney, Steven S. Howitt, Michael J. Soter, Anne M. Gobi and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to Massachusetts certified emergency telecommunications. Public Service.
H.1578  HD.2772 By Mr. Tucker of Salem, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1578) of Paul F. Tucker and others relative to the penalty for assault or assault and battery on emergency medical technicians, ambulance operators, ambulance attendants or health care providers. The Judiciary.
S.1579  SD.912 By Mr. Rodrigues, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1579) of Michael J. Rodrigues, Paul A. Schmid, III, Brian M. Ashe, Carole A. Fiola and other members of the General Court for legislation to increase the hours of employment of pensioners for services after retirement in the public sector. Public Service.
S.1627  SD.1578 By Mr. Crighton, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1627) of Brendan P. Crighton, Michael D. Brady, Daniel Cahill, Mary S. Keefe and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to neighborhood stabilization and economic development. Revenue.
S.1670  SD.1103 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1670) of Anne M. Gobi, Joseph D. McKenna, Todd M. Smola, Dean A. Tran and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish the Snowmobile Trail Maintenance Fund. Revenue.
S.1728  SD.424 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1728) of Michael O. Moore, Diana DiZoglio, Michael D. Brady, Jack Patrick Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation to support job growth in the commonwealth. Revenue.
H.1733  HD.3625 By Ms. Malia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1733) of Elizabeth A. Malia and others relative to reducing emergency department boarding for patients in need of inpatient behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
H.1734  HD.3626 By Ms. Malia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1734) of Elizabeth A. Malia and others relative to prior authorization requirements for inpatient mental health services within the MassHealth program. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
H.1737  HD.3633 By Ms. Malia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1737) of Elizabeth A. Malia and others relative to establishing a behavioral health workforce commission. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
H.1754  HD.3944 By Ms. Sullivan of Abington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1754) of Alyson M. Sullivan and others relative to the adult residential behavioral health and addiction treatment rate. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
H.1782  HD.1276 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1782) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others relative to regional stabilization funds. Municipalities and Regional Government.
S.1831  SD.2216 By Mr. Cyr, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 1831) of Julian Cyr and Dean A. Tran for legislation to provide for an investigation and study by special commission relative to the one-day solemnizer rule. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1833  SD.659 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1833) of Sal N. DiDomenico for legislation relative to justice of the peace fees. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1860  SD.1627 By Mr. Hinds, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 1860) of Adam G. Hinds, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Antonio F. D. Cabral, Eric P. Lesser and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a needs assessment of municipal public safety and security facilities. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.1892  HD.1801 By Messrs. Garballey of Arlington and Cullinane of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1892) of Sean Garballey and others relative to access to original birth certificates to persons born in the Commonwealth. Public Health.
S.1959  SD.1810 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1959) of James B. Eldridge, Lori A. Ehrlich, Bruce E. Tarr, Dean A. Tran and other members of the General Court for legislation to ensure gas safety and consumer fairness. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1988  SD.77 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1988) of Michael O. Moore, Diana DiZoglio, Kate Hogan, Dean A. Tran and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to utility meters and the rights of utility ratepayers. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.2005  SD.757 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2005) of Marc R. Pacheco, Ruth B. Balser, William N. Brownsberger, Adam G. Hinds and other members of the General Court for legislation to secure a clean energy future. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.2013  SD.12 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2013) of Bruce E. Tarr, Diana DiZoglio, William L. Crocker, Jr., Kenneth I. Gordon and other members of the General Court for legislation to ensure public safety at natural gas sites. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.2025  SD.848 By Ms. Lovely, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2025) of Joan B. Lovely, Julian Cyr, Michael O. Moore, Jack Patrick Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to regional tourism councils. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development.
H.2027  HD.1058 By Representatives Balser of Newton and Donato of Medford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2027) of Ruth B. Balser, Paul J. Donato and others for legislation to authorize municipalities to require automatic sprinkler protection systems in certain housing. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2037  HD.1332 By Mr. Crocker of Barnstable, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2037) of William L. Crocker, Jr., and others relative to providing for the care and transportation of police dogs injured in the line of duty. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.2054  SD.1429 By Ms. Comerford, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2054) of Joanne M. Comerford, John Barrett, III, Natalie M. Blais, Adam G. Hinds and other members of the General Court for legislation to examine the feasibility of rail service between North Adams, Greenfield and Boston. Transportation.
H.2073  HD.630 By Mr. Hawkins of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2073) of James K. Hawkins and others relative to benefits for county sheriffs' correction officers and jail officers. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.2094  SD.1109 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2094) of Anne M. Gobi, Jennifer E. Benson, Steven S. Howitt, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a motorcycle safety fund. Transportation.
H.2129  HD.1633 By Mr. Smola of Warren, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2129) of Todd M. Smola, Anne M. Gobi and Dean A. Tran relative to carrying a firearm while on a recreational vehicle. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2151  HD.1441 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2151) of Timothy R. Whelan and others relative to firearms furnished through the civilian marksmanship program. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.2189  SD.2370 Senate, March 28, 2019 -- Offered by Senators Tarr, Fattman, deMacedo, Humason, O'Connor and Tran relative to the constitutionality of pending legislation.
S.2193  SD.2298 By Mr. Lesser, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2193) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Eric P. Lesser, Paul R. Feeney, Joanne M. Comerford, Diana DiZoglio and other members of the General Court for legislation to invest more in middle class jobs and less in the relocation of out-of-state corporations. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.2217  SD.2233 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2217) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Sal N. DiDomenico, Jason M. Lewis, Joseph A. Boncore, Donald F. Humason, Jr. and other members of the Senate for legislation to further rate equity, access, and affordability in community hospitals. Health Care Financing.
H.2231  HD.738 By Mr. Donahue of Worcester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2231) of Daniel M. Donahue and others for legislation to direct the Teachers’ Retirement Board to study the costs and actuarial liabilities attributable to purchasing power protection for certain benefits for retired teachers. Public Service.
S.2233  Text of amendment (Senator Tarr) to the Senate Bill 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 (Senate, No. 3).
H.2288  HD.862 By Ms. Higgins of Leominster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2288) of Natalie M. Higgins and others (with the approval of the mayor and city council) relative to special police officers in the city of Leominster. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
H.2366  HD.1615 By Mr. Smola of Warren, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2366) of Todd M. Smola and others for legislation to include certain certified emergency telecommunicators in Group 2 of the contributory retirement system for public employees. Public Service.
H.2419  HD.388 By Mr. Chan of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2419) of Tackey Chan and others relative to the expiration date of the film tax credit. Revenue.
H.2495  HD.759 By Ms. Hogan of Stow, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2495) of Kate Hogan and others relative to a sales tax exemption for the sale of used books and other items sold by libraries for fundraising purposes. Revenue.
H.2643  HD.208 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 2643) of Thomas M. Stanley and others relative to studying the loss of revenue in the fishing industry of the Commonwealth. Revenue.
H.2660  HD.3002 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2660) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and others relative to the taxation of inventory of tangible property of corporations. Revenue.
H.2713  HD.3215 By Mr. Hay of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2713) of Stephan Hay and others for legislation to designate the Spring Peeper as the official amphibian of the Commonwealth. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2801  HD.2393 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2801) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Dean A. Tran that the city of Gardner be authorized to exchange certain parcels of land located in said city with the Department of Conservation and Recreation for conservation and recreation purposes. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2848  HD.3447 By Representatives Ehrlich of Marblehead and Barber of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2848) of Lori A. Ehrlich, Christine P. Barber and others relative to natural gas leaks. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2871  HD.3083 By Mr. Hecht of Watertown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2871) of Jonathan Hecht and others relative to net metering for low income and other small facilities. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2897  HD.3328 By Mr. Mark of Peru, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2897) of Paul W. Mark and others relative to the articles of incorporation of gas and electric companies and the promotion of residential solar energy. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2951  HD.2760 By Mr. Tucker of Salem, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2951) of Paul F. Tucker and others relative to tourism and visitation marketing and promotion grants. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development.
H.2967  HD.1518 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2967) of Jennifer E. Benson and others relative to establishing a motorcycle safety fund. Transportation.
H.2970  HD.2963 By Mr. Berthiaume of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2970) of Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr., and others relative to bus driver periodic testing. Transportation.
H.3005  HD.3572 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3005) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to motor vehicle safety checkpoints. Transportation.
H.3105  HD.1974 By Ms. Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3105) of Sarah K. Peake and others relative to the penalties for right-of-way violations at intersections. Transportation.
H.3182  HD.1399 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3182) of Timothy R. Whelan and others relative to procedures for motorcyclists at traffic-control signals utilizing vehicle detection devices that are operative due to the size of the motorcycle. Transportation.
H.3191  HD.1800 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3191) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Dean A. Tran relative to designating a certain bridge in the city of Gardner as the Cpl. Lawrence L. Lukasevicius memorial bridge. Transportation.
H.3192  HD.1817 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3192) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and others relative to the obstruction of public ways by railroad entities. Transportation.
H.3441  HD.986 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3441) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others that correction officers of county sheriffs' offices use the same pay scale and rates as correction officers employed by the Department of Correction. The Judiciary.
H.3528  HD.3948 By Mrs. Kane of Shrewsbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3528) of Hannah Kane and others relative to possession and consumption of marijuana or marijuana accessories. Cannabis Policy.
H.3661  HD.3590 By Mr. Hawkins of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3661) of James K. Hawkins and others relative to the reduction of certain toxic chemicals in firefighter personal protective equipment. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.3747  HD.4177 By Mr. Hay of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3747) of Stephan Hay and Dean A. Tran (with the approval of the mayor and city council) that the city of Fitchburg be authorized to grant one additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3872  HD.3251 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3872) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others relative to seizure management plans in public schools. Education.
H.3877  HD.2922 By Mr. LeBoeuf of Worcester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3877) of David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf and others relative to the cost of certain life saving prescription drugs, so-called. Financial Services.
H.4045  HD.4389 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Paul McMurtry and others for legislation to establish a comprehensive statewide policy concerning streaming entertainment services and the recovery of municipal costs for the management and maintenance of digital infrastructure. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.4122  HD.4418 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Paul McMurtry and others relative to motor vehicle owners’ and independent repair facilities’ access to vehicle on-board diagnostic systems. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.4164  HD.4561 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4164) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr., and Dean A. Tran (by vote of the town) that the town of Clinton be authorized to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises in said town. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
H.4165  HD.4562 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4165) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr., and Dean A. Tran (by vote of the town) that the town of Clinton be authorized to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises in said town. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
H.4167  HD.4563 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4167) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr., Dean A. Tran and Harriette L. Chandler (by vote of the town) relative to alternate members of the conservation commission in the town of Clinton. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
H.4168  HD.4133 By Mrs. Kane of Shrewsbury, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Hannah Kane and others relative to unlicensed marijuana operators. Cannabis Policy.
S.276  SD.1778 By Ms. DiZoglio (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 276) of Julie Eidukonis and Dean A. Tran for legislation regarding academic acceleration for beyond grade-level students. Education. This bill is by request. *
S.279  SD.1802 By Ms. DiZoglio (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 279) of Julie Eidukonis and Dean A. Tran for legislation relative to an expert panel on gifted children and their education. Education. This bill is by request. *
H.592  HD.2516 By Mr. Vieira of Falmouth (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 592) of Diane Splitz and others for legislation to require parental consent prior to out-of-school-district referrals and student surveys regarding personal or private issues . Education. This bill is by request. *
H.592  HD.2516 By Mr. Vieira of Falmouth (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 592) of Diane Splitz and others for legislation to require parental consent prior to out-of-school-district referrals and student surveys regarding personal or private issues . Education. This bill is by request. *
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.