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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2593 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act prohibiting the use of Native American mascots by public schools in the Commonwealth

Senate, March 12, 2020 -- The committee on Education, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 247) of Joanne M. Comerford, Tami L. Gouveia, Jack Patrick Lewis, Denise Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation to prohibit the use of Native American mascots by public schools in the Commonwealth; and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 443) of Nika C. Elugardo, Tami L. Gouveia and others relative to prohibiting the use of Native American mascots by public schools in the Commonwealth, report the accompanying Order (Senate, No. 2593).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Education
Status:
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Cosponsors/Original Petitioners

Name District/Address
Joanne M. Comerford This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester
Tami L. Gouveia This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 14th Middlesex
Jack Patrick Lewis This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 7th Middlesex
Denise Provost This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 27th Middlesex
Jason M. Lewis This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Fifth Middlesex
James B. Eldridge This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Middlesex and Worcester
Mindy Domb This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 3rd Hampshire
Lindsay N. Sabadosa This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 1st Hampshire
Patricia D. Jehlen This sponsor is an original petitioner. * Second Middlesex
Maria Duaime Robinson This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 6th Middlesex
Ruth B. Balser This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 12th Middlesex
Nika C. Elugardo This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 15th Suffolk
Marjorie C. Decker This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 25th Middlesex
Jonathan Hecht This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 29th Middlesex
Natalie M. Higgins This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 4th Worcester
Russell E. Holmes This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 6th Suffolk
David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 17th Worcester
Christina A. Minicucci This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 14th Essex
Tram T. Nguyen This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 18th Essex
Thomas M. Stanley This sponsor is an original petitioner. * 9th Middlesex
* — Sponsor is an original petitioner.

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