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S.6 forming a special committee of the Senate to conduct regional public forums
SD.22 An Act improving housing opportunities and the Massachusetts economy
SD.2 temporary Joint Rules for the present General Court until such time as permanent Joint Rules are adopted
SD.6 An Act relative to online lottery
SD.3 Cape & Islands DA Annual Report of Wiretap Interceptions
SD.7 Middlesex DA Annual Report of Wiretap Interceptions
SD.20 An Act relative to public funds
SD.4 FY16 Annual Report of MassTech
SD.8 A&F report on Natick Soldier Systems Center
SD.5 Comptroller Liability Management & Reduction Fund

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Most Popular General Laws

Chapter Section Name
 MGL c.140 §131 Licenses to carry firearms; conditions and restrictions
 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.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.151 §1A Overtime pay; excluded employments
 MGL c.140 §121 Firearms sales; definitions; antique firearms; application of law; exceptions
 MGL c.231 §59H Strategic litigation against public participation; special motion to dismiss
 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.66 §10 Public inspection and copies of records; presumption; exceptions

Most Popular Session Laws

Year Chapter Chapter Name
2016 Ch. 248 AN ACT PREVENTING ANIMAL SUFFERING AND DEATH
2016 Ch. 121 AN ACT TO IMPROVE PUBLIC RECORDS.
2014 Ch. 144 AN ACT RESTORING THE MINIMUM WAGE AND PROVIDING UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE REFORMS
2016 Ch. 334 AN ACT THE REGULATION AND TAXATION OF MARIJUANA ACT
2016 Ch. 351 AN ACT FURTHER REGULATING THE CULTIVATION OF MARIJUANA AND MARIHUANA
2012 Ch. 369 AN ACT FOR THE HUMANITARIAN MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA.
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.
2016 Ch. 177 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH PAY EQUITY
2016 Ch. 218 AN ACT MODERNIZING MUNICIPAL FINANCE AND GOVERNMENT