HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2303        FILED ON: 2/17/2021

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2696

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Patrick Joseph Kearney

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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 relative to Massachusetts General Laws chapter 32: retirement and pensions.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Date Added:

Patrick Joseph Kearney

4th Plymouth

2/17/2021

Christopher Hendricks

11th Bristol

2/25/2021

Peter Capano

11th Essex

3/5/2021

Tackey Chan

2nd Norfolk

3/4/2021

Edward F. Coppinger

10th Suffolk

3/4/2021

David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf

17th Worcester

3/10/2021

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

12th Hampden

3/5/2021

Lindsay N. Sabadosa

1st Hampshire

3/4/2021

Jon Santiago

9th Suffolk

3/5/2021

Steven Ultrino

33rd Middlesex

3/5/2021

Michael D. Brady

Second Plymouth and Bristol

3/11/2021

Brian W. Murray

10th Worcester

3/13/2021

Adam J. Scanlon

14th Bristol

3/15/2021

Jessica Ann Giannino

16th Suffolk

3/25/2021

Maria Duaime Robinson

6th Middlesex

4/1/2021

Brendan P. Crighton

Third Essex

4/28/2021

Adrian C. Madaro

1st Suffolk

8/11/2021


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2303        FILED ON: 2/17/2021

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2696

By Mr. Kearney of Scituate, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2696) of Patrick Joseph Kearney and others relative to retirement and pensions during the COVID 19 pandemic.  Public Service.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-Second General Court
(2021-2022)

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An Act relative to Massachusetts General Laws chapter 32: retirement and pensions.

 

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

Section 1: Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, Section 1 of Chapter 32 is hereby amended by adding the following new paragraph at the end of the definition for "regular compensation"; Regular compensation shall include all overtime paid to any employee as defined by this chapter, who was required to,  or volunteered to, work outside their home during the COVID 19 pandemic state of emergency that commenced on March 10, 2020 until the conclusion of the COVID 19 state of emergency.

The state human resources administrator shall compile a list of all employees eligible for overtime under this chapter and transmit it to the state retirement board.