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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.77 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act to authorize the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to establish additional mandated reporters for the purpose of the protection and care of children

By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 77) of F. Jay Barrows and others for legislation to establish additional mandated reporters for the purposes of the protection and care of children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.

Bill Information

F. Jay Barrows

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish additional mandated reporters in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for the purposes of protection and care of children., therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety.


Name District/Address
F. Jay Barrows 1st Bristol
Timothy R. Whelan 1st Barnstable
Steven S. Howitt 4th Bristol
Theodore C. Speliotis 13th Essex
Kimberly N. Ferguson 1st Worcester
Susannah M. Whipps 2nd Franklin
Kevin J. Kuros 8th Worcester
David F. DeCoste 5th Plymouth
Paul K. Frost 7th Worcester
Donald H. Wong 9th Essex
Angelo L. D'Emilia 8th Plymouth
Mathew Muratore 1st Plymouth
Michelle M. DuBois 10th Plymouth
Paul R. Heroux 2nd Bristol
James M. Cantwell 4th Plymouth
Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr. 5th Worcester

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