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SENATE 

CALENDAR FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2019

[The Senate will meet at eleven o’clock A.M.]
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[Joint Session will be held on
Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at one o'clock P.M.]

ORDERS OF THE DAY

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SECOND READING MATTERS

            83. [S. 445] Bill prohibiting the use of mobile gear in certain waters off the coast of the town of Nantucket (Senate, No. 445). 2d. [Gobi.]
            [On House, No. 777.]
            [Local approval received on Senate, No. 445.]
            [From the committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.] 

            84. [S. 1203] Bill relative to gender neutral redraft of the town charter of Ipswich (Senate, No. 1203). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [On Senate, Nos. 1202 and 2269.]
            [Local approval received on Senate, Nos. 1202, 1203 and 2269.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            86. [S. 2242] Bill relative to the procedure for municipal acceptance of subdivision roads in the town of Hingham (Senate, No. 2242). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            87. [S. 2260] Bill authorizing the town of Townsend to continue the employment of Richard Bailey as police chief (Senate, No. 2260, changed). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [Changed by the committee on Public Service (Brady) in line 9 by striking out the figure "2010" and inserting in place there of the following figure:- 2020.]

            88. [S. 2263] Bill to repeal Chapter 404 of the Acts of 2008 (Senate, No. 2263). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            89. [S. 2264] Bill to amend the North Andover town charter (Senate, No. 2264). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            90. [S. 2283] Bill relative to the charter of the town of Wareham (Senate, No. 2283). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            91. [S. 2300] Bill authorizing the town of Scituate to use certain land for general municipal purposes without Article 97 restrictions on such use (Senate, No. 2300). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            93. [H. 2356] Bill (H.) authorizing the town of Norwood to continue the employment of police chief William G. Brooks, III (House, No. 2356). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            94. [H. 3679] Bill (H.) establishing the position of treasurer-collector in the town of Hinsdale (House, No. 3679). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            95. [H. 3694] Bill (H.) relative to the cemetery commission of the town of Westford (House, No. 3694). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            96. [H. 3703] Bill (H.) exempting Ryan M. Charette from the maximum age requirement for appointment as a firefighter in the town of Dracut (House, No. 3703). 2d.
            [On Senate, No. 1530 and House, No. 2262.]
            [Local approval received on Senate, No. 1530 and House, No. 2262.]
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            98. [H. 3907] Bill (H.) relative to the board of selectmen of the town of Northfield (House, No. 3907). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            100. [H. 3968] Bill (H.) relative to the town administrator in the town of Fairhaven (House, No. 3968). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            101. [H. 3984] Bill (H.) relative to the gender neutral redraft of the home rule charter of the town of Easton (House, No. 3984). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            102. [H. 3998] Bill (H.) relative to amending chapter 413 of the Acts of 1991 authorizing the city council of the city of Cambridge to amend chapter 14.04 of the Cambridge municipal code entitled "Fair Housing" (House, No. 3998). 2d.
            [On House, No. 1775.]
            [Local approval received on House, No. 1775.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            103. [H. 4009] Bill (H.) authorizing the town of Fairhaven to transfer an interest in certain park land (House, No. 4009). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            104. [H. 4011] Bill (H.) amending the charter of the town of Nantucket (House, No. 4011). 2d.
            [On House, No. 3954.]
            [Local approval received on House, No. 3954.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            113. [S. 2348] Bill relative to educational opportunity for students (Senate, No. 2348). 2d. [Lewis.]
            [On Senate, Nos. 236, 238, 242, 243, 248, 251, 252, 273, 274, 282, 292, 308, 310, 316, 334, 335, 341, 2185 and 2266 and House, Nos. 41, 70, 409, 420, 423, 436, 449, 451, 466, 476, 485, 486, 488, 494, 497, 500, 501, 502, 510, 512, 513, 535, 562, 563, 576, 577, 578, 579, 580, 586, 3759 and 3944.]
            [From the committee on Education.]
            [The committee on Ways and Means (Rodrigues) recommends that the bill be amended by substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2350).]
            [Order relative to subject matter adopted.]

NOTICE SECTION.

SECOND READING MATTERS.

            114. [S. 2307] Bill authorizing the City Council of the city of Somerville to appoint a clerk of committees and assistant clerks of committees (Senate, No. 2307). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            115. [S. 2326] Bill relative to the Spring Grove Cemetery in the town of Andover (Senate, No. 2326). 2d. [Rausch.]
            [On House, No. 4037.]
            [Local approval received on Senate, No. 2326 and House, No. 4037.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            116. [S. 2353] Bill authorizing the town of North Andover to grant an additional liquor license (Senate, No. 2353). 2d. [Feeney.]
            [On Senate, No. 2262.]
            [Local approval received on Senate, No. 2262.]
            [From the committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.]

            117. [S. 2354] Bill authorizing the city of Lynn to issue an additional license for the sale of wines and malt beverages not to be drunk on the premises (Senate, No. 2354). 2d. [Feeney.]
            [On Senate, No. 2286.]
            [Local approval received on Senate, No. 2286.]
            [From the committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.]

            118. [H. 3961] Bill (H.) amending the charter of the town of Oxford (House, No. 3961). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            119. [H. 3978] Bill (H.) amending the town manager act of the town of Arlington relative to the appointment and management of the town treasurer (House, No. 3978). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            120. [H. 3985] Bill (H.) amending the charter of the town of Andover (House, No. 3985). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

THIRD READING MATTERS. 

            10. [H. 3509] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Joseph Klimkofski, Jr., an employee of Department of Public Health (House, No. 3509). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            13. [S. 2194] Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Chung Tam, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (Senate, No. 2194). 3d. [Brady.]
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            16. [H. 3683] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Autumn Fugere, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services (House, No. 3683). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            19. [S. 1179] Bill authorizing the town of Salisbury to assume control of the Ring's Island Water District (Senate, No. 1179). 3d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]
 
            22. [S. 1196] Bill relative to marijuana-related revenue in the town of Millbury (Senate, No. 1196). 3d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]
 
            41. [H. 3814] Bill (H.) providing for the construction of improvements to Arsenal Park in the city known as the town of Watertown (House, No. 3814). 3d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            42. [S. 2236] Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Kristen Casano, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance (Senate, No. 2236). 3d. [Brady.]
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            46. [H. 3816] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Sheri Panas, an employee of the department of unemployment assistance (House, No. 3816). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            49. [H. 3850] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Jennifer Desjardins an employee of the Department of Children and Families (House, No. 3850, amended). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]
            [Amended by the House by inserting before the enacting clause the following emergency preamble:-
            "Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish forthwith a sick leave bank for a certain employee of the department of children and families, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.".]
 
            50. [H. 3861] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Tanycha Bonilla, an employee of the department of children and families (House, No. 3861). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            51. [H. 3862] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Susan Purcell, an employee of the Department of Children and Families (House, No. 3862). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            58. [S. 2230] Bill authorizing certain investments by the treasurer of the town of Cohasset (Senate, No. 2230). 3d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            60. [S. 2249] Bill relative to the charter of the town of Winchendon (Senate, No. 2249). 3d. [Rausch.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            62. [S. 2265] Bill exempting Paul Jacques from the maximum age requirement for applying for civil service appointment as a police officer in the town of North Andover (Senate, No. 2265). 3d. [Brady.]
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            64. [H. 641] Bill (H.) relative to Hanson town elections (House, No. 641, amended). 3d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Election Laws.]
            [Amended by the House in section 1, in lines 28 and 29, by striking out the following:- "at least one hundred seventy (170) days" and inserting in place thereof the words:- "within a reasonable period of time determined by the town clerk"; and in line 55 by striking out the words:- "on the date of the next town election" and inserting in place thereof the following:-"within a reasonable period of time, but no earlier than 45 days from the town clerk's certification of the petition".]

            65. [H. 1811] Bill (H.) relative to the charter of the town of Plymouth (House, No. 1811). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]     
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            67. [H. 3680] Bill (H.) amending the charter of the town of Yarmouth (House, No. 3680). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]     
            [From the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.]

            68. [H. 3696] Bill (H.) relative to certain affordable housing in the South End section of the city of Boston (House, No. 3696). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]
            [From the committee on Housing.]
            [From the committee on RulesLovely.]

            71. [H. 3909] Bill (H.) authorizing the town of Winthrop to continue the employment of Fire Chief, Paul E. Flanagan (House, No. 3909). 2d.
            [Local approval received.]     
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            74. [H. 3900] Bill (H) establishing a sick leave bank for Paul A. Wilson, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services (House, No. 3900). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            76. [H. 3943] Bill (H) establishing a sick leave bank for Nicole Reidy, an employee of the Department of Children and Families (House, No. 3943). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            77. [H. 3957] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Darcy F. Currey, an employee of the Department of Correction (House, No. 3957). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]
 
            80. [H. 3962] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Beth Baldwin, an employee of the Division of Capital Asset and Management Maintenance (House, No. 3962). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            81. [H. 3964] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Salvador A. Bolanos, an employee of the parole board (House, No. 3964). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            106. [S. 2329] Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Linda Kenney, an employee of the Center for Health Information and Analysis (Senate, No. 2329). 3d. [Brady.]
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            107. [H. 3952] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Christine Smith, an employee of the Department of Conservation and Recreation (House, No. 3952). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            108. [H. 3975] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Robert Crossen Jr., an employee of the Trial Court (House, No. 3975). 3d.
            [From the committee on the Judiciary.]

            109. [H. 3981] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Robert Jaillet, an employee of the Department of Correction (House, No. 3981, amended). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]
            [Amended by the House by inserting before the enacting clause the following emergency preamble:
            "Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish forthwith a sick leave bank for a certain employee of the department of correction, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.".]

            110. [H. 4005] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Rosa Santos, an employee of the Department of Children and Families (House, No. 4005). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            111. [H. 4032] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Thelma J. Williams, an employee of the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (House, No. 4032). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            121. [H. 4064] Bill (H.) establishing a sick leave bank for Kaila McGonagle, an employee of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services (House, No. 4064). 3d.
            [From the committee on Public Service.]

            122. [H. 4077] Bill (H.) authorizing the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to acquire certain parcels of state land in the town of Needham now under the care and control of the Department of Conservation and Recreation (House, No. 4077). 3d.
            [On House, No. 3690.]
            [From the committees on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight and House Ways and Means.]