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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs

Senate Contact

24 Beacon St. 
Room 213-B
Boston, MA 02133
(617) 722-1643

House Contact

24 Beacon St. 
Room 238
Boston, MA 02133
(617) 722-2380
Follow In My Legislature Date Time Topic Location Status Bills
5/16/2019 1:00 PM Bills Relating to Veterans, Federal Affairs, and Other Matters A-1 Completed
6/11/2019 1:00 PM Veterans and Federal Affairs A-1 Completed
9/10/2019 1:00 PM Veterans Benefits, Education, and Misc. 428 Completed
9/24/2019 11:00 AM Constitutional and Federal Matters Gardner Auditorium Completed
10/15/2019 1:00 PM Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and its Impact on the Veteran Community B-2 Completed
10/21/2019 11:00 AM Deborah Sampson Memorial Commission B-2 Completed
1/21/2020 2:00 PM Medal of Loyalty B-2 Completed
2/12/2020 11:00 AM National Guard Education Benefits and Misc. B-1 Completed
3/11/2020 1:00 PM Burn Pit Registry and Cold War Medal B-2 Completed
6/5/2020 9:00 AM The committee will be collecting testimony on the following legislation, S.2702- An Act providing COVID-19 emergency financial relief for veterans, from 9:00am to 5:00pm on Friday, June 5th. Please use the following Google form to submit audio/visual testimony ( or submit written testimony to Jessica Avery, Research Director for the Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee, at Written Testimony Only Completed
7/14/2020 1:00 PM For individuals looking to testify at the hearing beginning at 1PM, please fill out the following Google Form ( The Google Form shall remain open until 12PM on Monday, July 13th, 2020. It is highly encouraged that you sign up early. (To submit via google form you have to be logged in to a google account.) If you cannot sign up to testify via Google Form, please email Jessica Avery at by 12PM on July 13th. Please make sure to include Veterans and Federal Affairs Testimony Sign Up in the subject line. We also request that you provide us with your name, organization, home address, and email that you will use to sign into the hearing. If you can’t attend the hearing, please send your testimony either as an attached PDF or in the body of an email to Jessica Avery at or Hannah Buntich at no later than 5:00pm on July 14th, 2020. Please make sure to include Veterans and Federal Affairs Testimony in the subject line. We also request you provide the committee with your name, organization, and address. Virtual Hearing Completed