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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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Acushnet

Amesbury

Arlington

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Athol

Attleboro

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Becket

Bedford

Bernardston

  • H.1808
    An Act relative to land in Bernardston By Representative Mark of Peru and Senator Comerford, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1808) of Paul W. Mark and Joanne M. Comerford (by vote of the town) relative to land in Bernardston. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Blackstone

Boston

Bourne

Boxford

Bridgewater

Brookline

Burlington

  • H.3676
    An Act authorizing the town of Burlington to grant additional alcoholic beverage licenses By Representative Gordon of Bedford and Senator Friedman, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3676) of Kenneth I. Gordon and Cindy F. Friedman (by vote of the town) that the town of Burlington be authorized to issue five additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises and four additional licenses for the sale of wine and malt beverages to be drunk on the premises. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]

Cambridge

Charlton

Chatham

  • H.1676
    An Act relative to the prevailing wage in the town of Chatham By Ms. Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1676) of Sarah K. Peake and Julian Cyr (by vote of the town) that the town of Chatham be exempt from complying with certain labor law requirements. Labor and Workforce Development. [Local Approval Received.]

Chelsea

Chester

Cohasset

Concord

  • H.663
    An Act allowing 17 year olds to vote in town elections and town meetings By Representative Gouveia of Acton and Senator Barrett, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 663) of Tami L. Gouveia, Michael J. Barrett, III and others (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize 17 year old citizens to vote in town elections and town meetings in the town of Concord. Election Laws. [Local Approval Received.]

Dalton

Dedham

Dennis

Dracut

Dunstable

Duxbury

  • S.2246
    An Act relative to the Board of Selectmen of the town of Duxbury By Mr. O'Connor, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2246) of Patrick M. O'Connor, Josh S. Cutler and Kathleen R. LaNatra (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the Board of Selectmen of the town of Duxbury. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
  • H.3902
    An Act relative to expanding the board of selectmen in the town of Duxbury By Representative Cutler of Duxbury and Senator O'Connor, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3902) of Josh S. Cutler, Patrick M. O'Connor and Kathleen R. LaNatra (by vote of the town) relative to expanding the board of selectmen in the town of Duxbury. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

East Bridgewater

East Brookfield

Eastham

  • H.3908
    An Act relative to water connections in the town of Eastham By Ms. Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3908) of Sarah K. Peake and Julian Cyr (by vote of the town) that the town of Eastham be authorized to establish a water connection assistance program for property owners. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Easthampton

Everett

Fairhaven

Fall River

Fitchburg

Foxborough

Gloucester

Groton

Groveland

Hanson

  • H.641
    An Act relative to Hanson town elections By Representative Cutler of Duxbury and Senator Brady, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 641) of Josh S. Cutler and Michael D. Brady (by vote of the town) relative to the recall of elected officials in the town of Hanson. Election Laws. [Local Approval Received.]

Hingham

Hinsdale

Holliston

Holyoke

Hudson

Hull

Ipswich

Lancaster

  • H.3818
    An Act relative to the deputy fire chief of the town of Lancaster By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3818) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr. (by vote of the town) that the town of Lancaster be authorized to continue the employment of Kevin Lamb as deputy chief of the fire department of said town. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
  • H.3817
    An Act relative to the fire department of the town of Lancaster By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3817) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr. (by vote of the town) that the town of Lancaster be authorized to continue the employment of Maurice Bateman, a firefighter/EMT of the fire department of said town. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]

Leominster

Lincoln

Littleton

Longmeadow

Lowell

Lynn

Lynnfield

Marshfield

Maynard

Medfield

Medway

  • H.3969
    An Act establishing a charter for the town of Medway By Messrs. Roy of Franklin and Murray of Milford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3969) of Jeffrey N. Roy (by vote of the town) for legislation to further amend the charter of the town of Medway. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Melrose

  • H.3822
    An Act revising the charter for the City of Melrose By Mr. Brodeur of Melrose, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3822) of Paul Brodeur (with the approval of the mayor and board of aldermen) relative to the charter of the city of Melrose. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Middleborough

Middleton

Milford

Millbury

Milton

Nantucket

New Bedford

Newbury

Newburyport

North Andover

Northampton

  • H.3685
    An Act relative to the Northampton Housing Authority By Ms. Sabadosa of Northampton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3685) of Lindsay N. Sabadosa (with the approval of the mayor and city council) relative to the membership of the Northampton Housing Authority. Housing. [Local Approval Received.]

Northfield

  • H.3907
    An Act relative to the board of selectmen of the town of Northfield By Representative Mark of Peru and Senator Comerford, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3907) of Paul W. Mark and Joanne M. Comerford (by vote of the town) that the town of Northfield be authorized to increase the size of the board of selectmen from three to five members. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Norwood

Oak Bluffs

Orleans

Oxford

  • H.3961
    An Act amending the charter of the town of Oxford By Messrs. Frost of Auburn and McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3961) of Paul K. Frost, Joseph D. McKenna and Ryan C. Fattman (by vote of the town) relative to amending the charter of the town of Oxford. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Palmer

  • H.343
    An Act authorizing the town of Palmer to issue additional liquor licenses By Representative Smola of Warren and Senator Gobi, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 343) of Todd M. Smola and Anne M. Gobi (by vote of the town) relative to authorizing the town of Palmer to issue three additional liquor licenses. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]

Plainville

Plymouth

Provincetown

Raynham

Rockport

Rutland

Salem

Salisbury

Sandwich

  • S.2225
    An Act relative to the town of Sandwich By Mr. deMacedo, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2225) of Viriato M. deMacedo and Randy Hunt (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the town of Sandwich. Revenue. [Local Approval Received.]

Scituate

Seekonk

  • HD.3340
    An Act relative to prevailing wages in Seekonk By Mr. Howitt of Seekonk, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 7B) of Steven S. Howitt (by vote of the town) for legislation to exempt the town of Seekonk from certain provisions of the prevailing wage laws. Labor and Workforce Development. [Local Approval Required.]

Sharon

Shrewsbury

Somerville

Spencer

  • S.1186
    An Act relative to the Burncoat Pond Watershed District By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1186) of Anne M. Gobi and Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr. (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the Burncoat Pond Watershed District. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Springfield

Sutton

Swansea

Tewksbury

Townsend

Wakefield

Wareham

  • S.2283
    An Act relative to the charter of the town of Wareham By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2283) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the charter of the town of Wareham. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Warwick

Watertown

Wayland

Webster

Wendell

West Bridgewater

Westfield

Westford

Westport

Williamsburg

Wilmington

Winchendon

  • H.3903
    An Act relative to the charter of the town of Winchendon By Representative Zlotnik of Gardner and Senator Gobi, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3903) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Anne M. Gobi (by vote of the town) relative to the charter of the town of Winchendon. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
  • S.2249
    An Act relative to the charter of the town of Winchendon By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2249) of Anne M. Gobi and Jonathan D. Zlotnik (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the charter of the town of Winchendon. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]

Winthrop