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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
S.4  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2019 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.4400  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2019 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.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
S.2625  An Act relative to economic development in the commonwealth
S.2631  An Act to promote and enhance civic engagement
S.2591  An Act promoting climate change adaptation, environmental and natural resource protection, and investment in recreational assets and opportunity
H.3800  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
S.2185  An Act relative to criminal justice reform
S.2202  An Act furthering health empowerment and affordability by leveraging transformative health care.

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Most Popular General Laws

Chapter Section Name
 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 §49P Availability of other legal processes; enforcement
 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.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.119 §51A Reporting of suspected abuse or neglect; mandated reporters; collection of physical evidence; penalties; content of reports; liability; privileged communication
 MGL c.4 §7 Definitions of statutory terms; statutory construction
 MGL c.136 §6 Limitation of operation of Sec. 5

Most Popular Session Laws

Year Chapter Chapter Name
2013 Ch. 46 AN ACT RELATIVE TO TRANSPORTATION FINANCE.
2014 Ch. 260 AN ACT RELATIVE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
2018 Ch. 121 AN ACT RELATIVE TO MINIMUM WAGE, PAID FAMILY MEDICAL LEAVE AND THE SALES TAX HOLIDAY.
2018 Ch. 228 AN ACT RELATIVE TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE COMMONWEALTH.
2018 Ch. 218 AN ACT RELATIVE TO VETERANS' BENEFITS, RIGHTS, APPRECIATION, VALIDATION AND ENFORCEMENT. 
2012 Ch. 369 AN ACT FOR THE HUMANITARIAN MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA.
2018 Ch. 69 AN ACT RELATIVE TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM
2017 Ch. 55 AN ACT TO ENSURE SAFE ACCESS TO MARIJUANA
2017 Ch. 54 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MASSACHUSETTS PREGNANT WORKERS FAIRNESS ACT
2016 Ch. 121 AN ACT TO IMPROVE PUBLIC RECORDS.