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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.579 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to establish election day registration

By Representatives Fox of Boston and Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 579) of Gloria L. Fox and others for legislation to establish election day voter registration. Election Laws.

Bill Information

Gloria L. Fox , Jennifer E. Benson

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to forthwith make to provide for election day registration for citizens of the Commonwealth and to make related changes in certa in laws, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


Name District/Address
Gloria L. Fox 7th Suffolk
Jennifer E. Benson 37th Middlesex
James B. Eldridge Middlesex and Worcester
Jason M. Lewis Fifth Middlesex
Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera 10th Hampden
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Paul McMurtry 11th Norfolk
Cory Atkins 14th Middlesex
Tricia Farley-Bouvier 3rd Berkshire
Denise Andrews 2nd Franklin
Carl M. Sciortino, Jr. 34th Middlesex
Peter V. Kocot 1st Hampshire
Jonathan Hecht 29th Middlesex
Ruth B. Balser 12th Middlesex
Denise Provost 27th Middlesex
Jay R. Kaufman 15th Middlesex
Tom Sannicandro 7th Middlesex
Chris Walsh 6th Middlesex
Benjamin Swan 11th Hampden
Mary S. Keefe 15th Worcester
David M. Rogers 24th Middlesex
Marjorie C. Decker 25th Middlesex
James J. O'Day 14th Worcester
Thomas P. Conroy 13th Middlesex

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