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Joint Committee onPublic Service

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Senate Information
Room 413C
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-1280
House Information
Room 156
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-2240
It shall be the duty of the committee on Public Service to consider all matters concerning the salaries, civil service and retirement of public employees (including the retirement of judges, court personnel and county employees but excluding the salaries of said judges, court personnel and county employees), collective bargaining for state employees and other public employees and such other matters as may be referred.
Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
Mar 8 2011 10:00 AM Public hearing on bills related to GIC

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Completed Gardner Auditorium
Apr 7 2011 10:00 AM Public Hearing on bills related to pension reform

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Completed B-1
May 3 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on line-of-duty, indemnification, residency, and misc. bills

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Completed B-1
May 17 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on bills related to boards, investments, early retirement, earnings, minimum pensions

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Completed B-1
Jun 7 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on bills related to insurance

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Completed B-1
Jun 14 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on bills related to retirement allowance

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Completed B-1
Jun 28 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on bills related to disability and presumption

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Completed B-1
Jul 19 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on miscellaneous bills

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Completed A-1
Jul 26 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on bills related to creditable service

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Completed A-1
Sep 27 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on Bills Related to Veteran and Civil Service Matters

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Completed B-1
Oct 4 2011 1:00 PM Public hearing on bills related to collective bargaining

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Completed A-2
Oct 18 2011 1:00 PM Public Hearing on bills related to group classification

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Completed A-2
Nov 8 2011 1:00 PM Individual Creditable Service

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Completed A-1
Jan 17 2012 1:00 PM Public Service Hearing on miscellaneous bills

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Completed A-2
Apr 19 2012 11:00 AM Joint Committee on Public Service (no topics published)   Completed A-1
Apr 19 2012 11:00 AM Hearing on H3980

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Completed A-1
Jul 23 2012 10:30 AM Public Service Hearing on Misc. Bills

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Completed B-1
Oct 15 2012 1:00 PM Joint Committee on Public Service (no topics published)   Completed A-1
Oct 18 2012 1:00 PM Joint Committee on Public Service (no topics published)   Completed University of Massachusetts Medical School
Nov 22 2012 7:00 AM Joint Committee on Public Service (no topics published)   Completed
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
H.2413  An Act relative to nursing home liability insurance  Garrett J. Bradley    2/25/2011   
H.3219  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Sheila Santelli, an employee of the department of housing and community development  Geraldo Alicea 
Stephen M. Brewer  
3/25/2011   
S.1880  An Act establishing a sick leave for Timothy J. Stott, an employee of the Department of Corrections  Mark C. Montigny    3/17/2011   
S.1881  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Hartmut R. Andrade, an employee of the Bristol County Sheriff’s office  Mark C. Montigny    3/17/2011   
S.1896  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Theresa Hillard, an employee of the Department of Public Health  Eileen M. Donoghue       
H.736  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Jeffrey Botelho, an employee of the Department of Correction  David B. Sullivan 
Michael J. Rodrigues  
3/17/2011   
H.1638  An Act relative to firefighters cessation program.  Kathi-Anne Reinstein    2/16/2011  Scheduled For 7/19/2011 1:00:00 PM  
H.1655  An Act relative to collective bargaining  Martin J. Walsh    2/16/2011  Scheduled For 4/7/2011 10:00:00 AM  
H.1846  An Act exempting the positions of fire chief and city marshal in the city of Newburyport from the civil service law  Michael A. Costello 
Steven A. Baddour  
3/22/2011   
H.2945  An Act relative to collective bargaining  Nick Collins    3/1/2011  Scheduled For 10/4/2011 1:00:00 PM  
S.1345  An Act relative to the appointment to the position of police officer in the town of Bourne   Therese Murray    3/17/2011   
S.1372  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Sally Kennedy-Calo, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Michael F. Rush    3/17/2011   
H.2452  An Act to curtail tobacco addiction and related health care costs  Jonathan Hecht       
S.2000  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Frank Silveira, an employee of the Department of Revenue  Brian A. Joyce       
H.3633  An Act relative to restore funding for the police career pay program  Geoff Diehl      Scheduled For 1/17/2012 1:00:00 PM  
S.1310  An Act relative to the retirement options of certain educational personnel  Brian A. Joyce      Scheduled For 7/26/2011 1:00:00 PM  
H.3988  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Kristen Robinson, an employee of the Department of Correction  John V. Fernandes 
Richard T. Moore  
3/13/2012   
H.3980  An Act Disqualifying Certain Persons Subject to G.L. c. 32, § 91(b) from Receiving Unemployment Insurance Benefits  Deval L. Patrick    3/19/2012  Scheduled For 4/19/2012 11:00:00 AM  
H.4105  An Act Relative to the Fitchburg police department.  Stephen L. DiNatale 
Jennifer L. Flanagan  
5/29/2012   
S.2460  An Act amending retirement beneficiaries of Dennis Mullen  John Hart, Jr.    12/3/2012   

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