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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.5045 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to accelerating improvements to the local and regional public health system to address disparities in the delivery of public health services

By Representatives Kane of Shrewsbury and Garlick of Needham, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Hannah Kane, Denise C. Garlick and others relative to improvements to the local and regional public health systems to address disparities in the delivery of public health services. Public Health.

Bill Information

Presenters:
Hannah Kane , Denise C. Garlick
Status:
Referred to Joint Committee on Health Care Financing

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to protect forthwith the health and wellness of the residents of the Commonwealth, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health.

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
Hannah Kane 11th Worcester
Denise C. Garlick 13th Norfolk
Kimberly N. Ferguson 1st Worcester
Mindy Domb 3rd Hampshire
Tami L. Gouveia 14th Middlesex
Jon Santiago 9th Suffolk
Natalie M. Blais 1st Franklin
Joan Meschino 3rd Plymouth
Christina A. Minicucci 14th Essex
Carol A. Doherty 3rd Bristol
James Arciero 2nd Middlesex
Steven Ultrino 33rd Middlesex
John Barrett, III 1st Berkshire
James K. Hawkins 2nd Bristol
Tram T. Nguyen 18th Essex
Susannah M. Whipps 2nd Franklin
Susan Williams Gifford 2nd Plymouth
Stephan Hay 3rd Worcester
William L. Crocker, Jr. 2nd Barnstable
Natalie M. Higgins 4th Worcester
Carole A. Fiola 6th Bristol
Rebecca L. Rausch Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Mathew J. Muratore 1st Plymouth
David Paul Linsky 5th Middlesex
Carmine Lawrence Gentile 13th Middlesex
Thomas M. Stanley 9th Middlesex
Tricia Farley-Bouvier 3rd Berkshire
Christopher Hendricks 11th Bristol
Danielle W. Gregoire 4th Middlesex
David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf 17th Worcester
Maria Duaime Robinson 6th Middlesex
Jack Patrick Lewis 7th Middlesex
Marjorie C. Decker 25th Middlesex
Alice Hanlon Peisch 14th Norfolk
Paul J. Donato 35th Middlesex
Lindsay N. Sabadosa 1st Hampshire
Peter Capano 11th Essex
James B. Eldridge Middlesex and Worcester
Andres X. Vargas 3rd Essex
Christine P. Barber 34th Middlesex
Smitty Pignatelli 4th Berkshire
Aaron Vega 5th Hampden
Daniel R. Carey 2nd Hampshire
Liz Miranda 5th Suffolk
Alan Silvia 7th Bristol
Susan L. Moran Plymouth and Barnstable
Michael S. Day 31st Middlesex
Carlos González 10th Hampden
Linda Dean Campbell 15th Essex
José F. Tosado 9th Hampden
Steven S. Howitt 4th Bristol
James J. O'Day 14th Worcester
Brian W. Murray 10th Worcester
Tackey Chan 2nd Norfolk
Louis L. Kafka 8th Norfolk
Mike Connolly 26th Middlesex
Kate Lipper-Garabedian 32nd Middlesex
Marcos A. Devers 16th Essex
F. Jay Barrows 1st Bristol
Ruth B. Balser 12th Middlesex
Danillo A. Sena 37th Middlesex
Paul W. Mark 2nd Berkshire
Sean Garballey 23rd Middlesex
Antonio F. D. Cabral 13th Bristol
Jonathan Hecht 29th Middlesex
Daniel M. Donahue 16th Worcester
Carolyn C. Dykema 8th Middlesex
Daniel Cahill 10th Essex
Denise Provost 27th Middlesex
Bradley H. Jones, Jr. 20th Middlesex
Michael O. Moore Second Worcester
John J. Lawn, Jr. 10th Middlesex
Michelle L. Ciccolo 15th Middlesex
Brian M. Ashe 2nd Hampden
John H. Rogers 12th Norfolk

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