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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1115 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act to minimize foreclosures and their harm

By Mr. Tosado of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1115) of Jose F. Tosado and others relative to using municipal actions to minimize foreclosures and resulting vacancies. Municipalities and Regional Government.

Bill Information

José F. Tosado

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to to protect residents of Massachsuetts municipalities impacted by foreclosures, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


Name District/Address
José F. Tosado 9th Hampden
Carmine L. Gentile 13th Middlesex
Daniel M. Donahue 16th Worcester
Carlos González 10th Hampden
Frank I. Smizik 15th Norfolk
Frank A. Moran 17th Essex
Brian M. Ashe 2nd Hampden
Denise Provost 27th Middlesex
Bud Williams 11th Hampden
Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. 12th Hampden
James M. Cantwell 4th Plymouth
Mike Connolly 26th Middlesex
Jack Lewis 7th Middlesex
Chris Walsh 6th Middlesex
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
John W. Scibak 2nd Hampshire
Mary S. Keefe 15th Worcester
Daniel Cahill 10th Essex
Denise C. Garlick 13th Norfolk
David M. Rogers 24th Middlesex
Thomas M. Stanley 9th Middlesex
Michelle M. DuBois 10th Plymouth
Jonathan Hecht 29th Middlesex

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