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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.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.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
H.1296  An Act relative to constitutional rights
S.429  An Act relative to the use of crossbows in hunting
S.2202  An Act furthering health empowerment and affordability by leveraging transformative health care.
H.4033  An Act relative to combatting addiction, accessing treatment, reducing prescriptions, and enhancing prevention
H.4011  An Act relative to criminal justice reform
H.3818  An Act to ensure safe access to marijuana

Laws

Most Popular General Laws

Chapter Section Name
 MGL c.51 §4 Making of lists by registrars or boards
 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.123 §12 Emergency restraint and hospitalization of persons posing risk of serious harm by reason of mental illness
 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.151B §4 Unlawful practices
 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.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
2017 Ch. 55 AN ACT TO ENSURE SAFE ACCESS TO MARIJUANA
2017 Ch. 110 AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2017 TO PROVIDE FOR SUPPLEMENTING CERTAIN EXISTING APPROPRIATIONS AND FOR CERTAIN OTHER ACTIVITIES AND PROJECTS
2012 Ch. 369 AN ACT FOR THE HUMANITARIAN MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA.
2008 Ch. 182 AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2009 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.
2016 Ch. 177 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH PAY EQUITY
2014 Ch. 260 AN ACT RELATIVE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
2017 Ch. 54 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MASSACHUSETTS PREGNANT WORKERS FAIRNESS ACT
2016 Ch. 121 AN ACT TO IMPROVE PUBLIC RECORDS.
2007 Ch. 120 AN ACT RELATIVE TO CERTAIN WRITTEN MAJORITY AUTHORIZATION EVIDENCE OF COLLECTIVE BARGAINING RESULTS.
2016 Ch. 52 AN ACT RELATIVE TO SUBSTANCE USE, TREATMENT, EDUCATION AND PREVENTION