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S.3  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2018 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.58  An Act further regulating the compensation of certain public officials
H.2017  Order (filed by Mr. DeLeo of Winthrop) relative to House Rules for the 190th General Court governing the 2017-2018 legislative sessions (House, No. 2017). February 1, 2017
H.67  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Valencia Hadley, an employee of the Department of Transitional Assistance
S.16  Text of the proposed Senate amendment (Senator Spilka) to the House Bill relative to the Compensation of Public Officials (House, No. 58)
S.2074  Report of the Special Commission on Pension Forfeiture
H.3561  An Act relative to the importation of animals for rescue, shelter, foster, adoption or remote sale
H.3600  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2018 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.57  Pardons
H.469  An Act authorizing the use of bow and arrows for Sunday hunting

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Most Popular General Laws

Chapter Section Name
 MGL c.266 §118 Domestic animals; trespass on land
 MGL c.140 §131 Licenses to carry firearms; conditions and restrictions
 MGL c.186 §15B Entrance of premises prior to termination of lease; payments; receipts; interest; records; security deposits
 MGL c.123 §12 Emergency restraint and hospitalization of persons posing risk of serious harm by reason of mental illness
 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.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.151 §1a Overtime pay; excluded employments
 MGL c.119 §51A Reporting of suspected abuse or neglect; mandated reporters; collection of physical evidence; penalties; content of reports; liability; privileged communication
 MGL c.151B §4 Unlawful practices
 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

Most Popular Session Laws

Year Chapter Chapter Name
2012 Ch. 369 AN ACT FOR THE HUMANITARIAN MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA.
2002 Ch. 257 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR INSURANCE COVERAGE OF CERTAIN CLINICAL TRIALS.
2016 Ch. 121 AN ACT TO IMPROVE PUBLIC RECORDS.
2017 Ch. 55 AN ACT TO ENSURE SAFE ACCESS TO MARIJUANA
2016 Ch. 177 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH PAY EQUITY
2016 Ch. 334 AN ACT THE REGULATION AND TAXATION OF MARIJUANA ACT
2012 Ch. 224 AN ACT IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF HEALTH CARE AND REDUCING COSTS THROUGH INCREASED TRANSPARENCY, EFFICIENCY AND INNOVATION.
2008 Ch. 169 AN ACT RELATIVE TO GREEN COMMUNITIES.
2016 Ch. 52 AN ACT RELATIVE TO SUBSTANCE USE, TREATMENT, EDUCATION AND PREVENTION
2006 Ch. 58 AN ACT PROVIDING ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE, QUALITY, ACCOUNTABLE HEALTH CARE.