HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2552        FILED ON: 1/17/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 590

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Aaron Vega

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act in support of children's safety.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Aaron Vega

5th Hampden

Brian M. Ashe

2nd Hampden

Tackey Chan

2nd Norfolk

Shawn Dooley

9th Norfolk

Lori A. Ehrlich

8th Essex

Carole A. Fiola

6th Bristol

William C. Galvin

6th Norfolk

Carlos González

10th Hampden

Kenneth I. Gordon

21st Middlesex

James K. Hawkins

2nd Bristol

Stephan Hay

3rd Worcester

Natalie M. Higgins

4th Worcester

Kathleen R. LaNatra

12th Plymouth

John J. Lawn, Jr.

10th Middlesex

Jack Patrick Lewis

7th Middlesex

Marc T. Lombardo

22nd Middlesex

Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr.

28th Middlesex

Christina A. Minicucci

14th Essex

Michael O. Moore

Second Worcester

Bruce E. Tarr

First Essex and Middlesex

José F. Tosado

9th Hampden

Timothy R. Whelan

1st Barnstable

Bud L. Williams

11th Hampden


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2552        FILED ON: 1/17/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 590

By Mr. Vega of Holyoke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 590) of Aaron Vega and others relative to the posting in certain schools of the toll-free telephone number operated by the Department of Children and Families to receive reports of child abuse or neglect or child-at-risk.  Education.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 326 OF 2017-2018.]

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-First General Court
(2019-2020)

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An Act in support of children's safety.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

Section 37L of Chapter 71 is hereby amended by adding the following paragraph:

“Each public school and open-enrollment charter school shall post in a clearly visible location in a public area of the school that is readily accessible to students a sign in English and in Spanish that contains the toll-free telephone number operated by the Department of Children and Families to receive reports of child abuse or neglect or child-at-risk.”