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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.133 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act relative to eliminating fraud in public assistance programs

By Representatives O'Connell of Taunton and Holmes of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 133) of Robert L. Hedlund and others for legislation to eliminate fraud in public assistance programs by requiring stringent asset and identity verification checks before the awarding of benefits. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.

Bill Information

Presenters:
Shaunna O'Connell , Russell E. Holmes

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
Robert L. Hedlund Plymouth and Norfolk
Shaunna O'Connell 3rd Bristol
Russell E. Holmes 6th Suffolk
Bruce J. Ayers 1st Norfolk
Matthew A. Beaton 11th Worcester
Nicholas A. Boldyga 3rd Hampden
Thomas J. Calter 12th Plymouth
James M. Cantwell 4th Plymouth
Edward F. Coppinger 10th Suffolk
Josh S. Cutler 6th Plymouth
Angelo L. D'Emilia 8th Plymouth
Geoff Diehl 7th Plymouth
Stephen L. DiNatale 3rd Worcester
Diana DiZoglio 14th Essex
Peter J. Durant 6th Worcester
James J. Dwyer 30th Middlesex
Ryan C. Fattman 18th Worcester
Robert F. Fennell 10th Essex
Kimberly N. Ferguson 1st Worcester
Michael J. Finn 6th Hampden
Paul K. Frost 7th Worcester
Colleen M. Garry 36th Middlesex
Susan Williams Gifford 2nd Plymouth
Anne M. Gobi 5th Worcester
Thomas A. Golden, Jr. 16th Middlesex
Danielle W. Gregoire 4th Middlesex
Donald Humason
Randy Hunt 5th Barnstable
Bradley H. Jones, Jr. 20th Middlesex
Marc T. Lombardo 22nd Middlesex
James J. Lyons, Jr. 18th Essex
Brian R. Mannal 2nd Barnstable
Paul McMurtry 11th Norfolk
James R. Miceli 19th Middlesex
Leonard Mirra 2nd Essex
Keiko M. Orrall 12th Bristol
Elizabeth A. Poirier 14th Bristol
Richard J. Ross Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex
Todd M. Smola 1st Hampden
Bruce E. Tarr First Essex and Middlesex
James E. Timilty Bristol and Norfolk
David T. Vieira 3rd Barnstable
Barry R. Finegold Second Essex and Middlesex

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