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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1555 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act to ensure continued humane animal care and support family farms

By Mr. Rogers of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1555) of David M. Rogers and others for legislation to impose a penalty for the confinement of farm animals in a manner that does not allow them to turn around freely, lie down, stand up and fully extend their limbs. The Judiciary.

Bill Information

Presenter:
David M. Rogers

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
David M. Rogers 24th Middlesex
Chris Walsh 6th Middlesex
Denise Provost 27th Middlesex
Stephen L. DiNatale 3rd Worcester
Lori A. Ehrlich 8th Essex
Paul R. Heroux 2nd Bristol
Michelle M. DuBois 10th Plymouth
Jay D. Livingstone 8th Suffolk
James Arciero 2nd Middlesex
Brian M. Ashe 2nd Hampden
Ruth B. Balser 12th Middlesex
Michael D. Brady Second Plymouth and Bristol
Paul Brodeur 32nd Middlesex
Thomas J. Calter 12th Plymouth
James M. Cantwell 4th Plymouth
Gailanne M. Cariddi 1st Berkshire
Marjorie C. Decker 25th Middlesex
Angelo L. D'Emilia 8th Plymouth
Marcos A. Devers 16th Essex
James J. Dwyer 30th Middlesex
James B. Eldridge Middlesex and Worcester
Sean Garballey 23rd Middlesex
Jonathan Hecht 29th Middlesex
Robert L. Hedlund Plymouth and Norfolk
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Jason M. Lewis Fifth Middlesex
Timothy R. Madden Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket
Brian R. Mannal 2nd Barnstable
Joseph D. McKenna 18th Worcester
Paul McMurtry 11th Norfolk
Leonard Mirra 2nd Essex
Frank A. Moran 17th Essex
Alice Hanlon Peisch 14th Norfolk
Thomas M. Petrolati 7th Hampden
William Smitty Pignatelli 4th Berkshire
Daniel J. Ryan 2nd Suffolk
Tom Sannicandro 7th Middlesex
Benjamin Swan 11th Hampden
Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. 26th Middlesex
Ellen Story 3rd Hampshire

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