House Committee onBills in the Third Reading

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Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-2410
It shall be the duty of the committee on Bills in the Third Reading to consider all bills and resolves prior to their final reading, and examine, correct and recommend such amendments as may be necessary concerning duplication, grammatical errors, constitutionality, etc. The committee shall consider all amendments received from the Senate. The committee shall also act in relation to resolutions and proposals, and any other matters referred thereto.

House Members

Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
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Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
H.3346  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Susan Comeau an employee of Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission  Frank A. Moran   Correctly Drawn 
H.3353  An Act relative to state personnel  NONE   Correctly Drawn 
H.3358  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Thomas J. Doucette, an employee of the Department of Correction  Kenneth I. Gordon
Kenneth J. Donnelly  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3204  AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SICK LEAVE BANK FOR DEBORAH HAWKINS, AN EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE STATE AUDITOR  Theodore C. Speliotis   Further Amendment 
H.3205  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Steven Goler, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation  Paul Tucker   Correctly Drawn 
H.3267  An Act authorizing the town of North Reading to use certain conservation land for public way purposes  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
Bruce E. Tarr  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3204  AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SICK LEAVE BANK FOR DEBORAH HAWKINS, AN EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE STATE AUDITOR  Theodore C. Speliotis   Correctly Drawn 
H.3370  An Act authorizing the town of Montague to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Correctly Drawn 
H.3374  An Act authorizing the town of Montague to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Correctly Drawn 
H.3360  An Act authorizing the city known as the town of Bridgewater to lease certain property  Angelo L. D'Emilia
Marc R. Pacheco  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3190  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Rachel Zwetchkenbaum, an employee of the Department of Unemployment Assistance  Tom Sannicandro   Correctly Drawn 
H.3561  An Act relative to the interest rate on sewer assessments in the town of Stoughton  House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading   Redraft 
S.39  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Ellen Carlson, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services  Senate Committee on Ways and Means   Correctly Drawn 
H.391  An Act relative to school improvement plans  Patricia A. Haddad   Recommended Amendment 
H.3364  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Janet Maslowski, an employee of the Franklin/Hampshire Juvenile Court  Peter V. Kocot   Correctly Drawn 
H.3194  An Act amending the composition of the Stadium and Athletic Field Commission in the city of Malden  Steven Ultrino   Correctly Drawn 
H.2202  An Act exempting certain positions in the police department of the town of Acton from the civil service law   Jennifer E. Benson   Correctly Drawn 
S.29  An Act authorizing the city manager of the city of Worcester to appoint the chair of the Worcester redevelopment authority  Michael O. Moore   Correctly Drawn 
H.1858  An Act relative to the Nantucket Memorial Airport Fuel Revolving Account  Timothy R. Madden
Daniel A. Wolf  
Correctly Drawn 
S.1918  An Act authorizing the town of Wenham to pay a certain unpaid bill  Bruce E. Tarr   Correctly Drawn 
S.1933  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Denise Dellagrotte, an employee of the Trial Court  Senate Committee on Ways and Means   Correctly Drawn 
H.3280  An Act exempting all offices and positions in the department of public works in the town of Stoughton from the civil service law  Louis L. Kafka   Correctly Drawn 
S.1919  An Act relative to the Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School District  Joan B. Lovely   Correctly Drawn 
H.3612  An Act relative to changing the name of the State-Boston Retirement System to the Boston Retirement System  House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading   Redraft 
H.3610  An Act making certain appropriations for fiscal year 2016 before final action on the General Appropriation Bill  Charles D. Baker   Correctly Drawn 
H.1566  An Act relative to electronic publication of certain legal notices  Jeffrey N. Roy   Correctly Drawn 
H.1354  An Act relative to juries and the Office of the Jury Commissioner  Patricia A. Haddad   Correctly Drawn 
H.3611  An Act to legitimize structures after six or ten years of continuous use  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Correctly Drawn 
H.3269  An Act relative to the town manager in the town of Dedham  Paul McMurtry
Michael F. Rush  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3606  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Valerie Loiacono Daley, an employee of the trial court  James R. Miceli   Correctly Drawn 
H.3373  An Act authorizing the town of Stoughton to grant 6 licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Recommended Amendment 
H.3191  An Act authorizing the town of Williamsburg to continue the employment of firefighter Paul Sanderson  Stephen Kulik
Benjamin B. Downing  
Recommended Amendment 
H.692  An Act designating a certain area in the Dorchester section of the city of Boston in memory of Trooper Mark S. Charbonnier and Deputy Sheriff Sgt. Richard "Ricky" Dever  Daniel J. Hunt   Correctly Drawn 
H.3578  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Phanarath Siv, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Tricia Farley-Bouvier   Correctly Drawn 
H.3369  An Act authorizing the town of Montague to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Recommended Amendment 
H.3340  An Act authorizing the town of Norton to use water supply and conservation land for public way purposes  Steven S. Howitt
F. Jay Barrows  
Correctly Drawn 
H.1846  An Act authorizing the long term lease of the former Anawan school in the town of Rehoboth  Steven S. Howitt
James E. Timilty  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3563  An Act relative to the charter of the city of Newton  Ruth B. Balser   Correctly Drawn 
S.1099  An Act further regulating the Community Events Fund in the town of Wareham  Marc R. Pacheco   Correctly Drawn 
H.3552  An Act validating the results of a certain town election in the town of Groveland  Charles D. Baker   Correctly Drawn 
H.2603  An Act regulating sewer betterment assessments in the Commonwealth  Timothy R. Madden   Recommended Amendment 
H.3591  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Carol Gulino, an employee of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission  Paul R. Heroux
James E. Timilty  
Recommended Amendment 
H.3625  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Raoul Santos, an employee of the Military Division  David T. Vieira   Recommended Amendment 
H.3625  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Raoul Santos, an employee of the Military Division  David T. Vieira   Correctly Drawn 
S.33  An Act authorizing the town of Bourne to grant an easement over a certain parcel of land  Viriato M. deMacedo   Correctly Drawn 
H.2339  An Act relative to retired Boston police officers  Daniel J. Hunt   Correctly Drawn 
H.3329  An Act Reducing the Size of the City Council of the City of Holyoke  Aaron Vega   Correctly Drawn 
H.3642  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Craig Lindberg, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Kimberly N. Ferguson   Correctly Drawn 
H.3558  An Act establishing a four year term for the office of Mayor of the city of Holyoke  Aaron Vega   Correctly Drawn 
H.3652  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Paula Campbell, an employee of the Trial Court  Louis L. Kafka   Recommended Amendment 
H.3680  An Act establishing a four-year term for the office of City Councilor of the city of Holyoke  House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading   Redraft 
S.1954  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Susan Welliver, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation  John F. Keenan   Correctly Drawn 
S.1099  An Act further regulating the Community Events Fund in the town of Wareham  Marc R. Pacheco   Correctly Drawn 
H.3559  An Act validating the actions taken at an annual town meeting and election held in the town of Essex  Charles D. Baker   Correctly Drawn 
H.3627  An Act relative to the Commonwealth Avenue Improvement Project  Kevin G. Honan
Michael J. Moran  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3373  An Act authorizing the town of Stoughton to grant 6 licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Recommended Amendment 
H.3368  An Act authorizing the town of Tyngsborough to grant additional licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Recommended Amendment 
H.3364  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Janet Maslowski, an employee of the Franklin/Hampshire Juvenile Court  Peter V. Kocot   Correctly Drawn 
H.3620  An Act exempting the position of fire chief in the City of Lowell from the civil service law  David M. Nangle   Correctly Drawn 
H.3571  An Act authorizing the town of Marion to grant an easement on Bird Island to the Department of Fish and Game for natural resources management and protection purposes  William M. Straus
Marc R. Pacheco  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3657  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Jeremy Bray, an employee of the Department of Correction  Dennis A. Rosa
Jennifer L. Flanagan  
Recommended Amendment 
H.3666  An Act relative to establishing an internal special audit unit in the Massachusetts Department of Transportation  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3668  An Act relative to fingerprint-based criminal record checks for adoptive and foster parents  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3669  An Act relative to expedited hearings regarding the final classification of sex offenders  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3670  An Act relative to the pension liability of the commonwealth  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3671  An Act relative to the earned income tax credit  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3672  An Act relative to commitments of persons found incompetent to stand trial or not guilty by reason of mental illness  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3673  An Act relative to the transfer of certain funds to be credited to the Housing Preservation and Stabilization Trust Fund for fiscal year 2016  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3674  An Act relative to opiate overdoses in the commonwealth  NONE   Recommended Amendment 
H.3659  An Act establishing a sales tax holiday in 2015  Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies   Correctly Drawn 
H.3657  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Jeremy Bray, an employee of the Department of Correction  Dennis A. Rosa
Jennifer L. Flanagan  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3371  An Act authorizing the town of Maynard to grant additional alcoholic beverages licenses  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Recommended Amendment 
H.3267  An Act authorizing the town of North Reading to use certain conservation land for public way purposes  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
Bruce E. Tarr  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3693  An Act eliminating the preliminary election in the city of Lynn in 2015  Robert F. Fennell   Correctly Drawn 
H.3574  An Act creating a special law/home rule exemption for the Plainville fire department from the hiring practices of MGL Ch. 31 Sec. 58A  Shawn Dooley   Correctly Drawn 
H.3573  An Act to increase the allowable expenditure limit of a Fire Department Emergency Medical Services Revolving Fund in the town of Somerset  Patricia A. Haddad   Correctly Drawn 

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Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
S.23  An Act authorizing the town of Randolph to designate a check-off on its tax bills  Brian A. Joyce    6/24/2015   
H.2583  An Act to provide volunteer firefighters with a local option real estate tax exemption  Stephen Kulik    7/8/2015   
H.1872  An Act relative to unpaid sewer use charges in the city of Holyoke  Aaron Vega    7/27/2015   
H.1859  An Act relative to the Community Preservation Committee in the town of Nantucket  Timothy R. Madden 
Daniel A. Wolf  
6/3/2015   
H.2663  An Act relative to sales and excise tax exemptions for disabled veterans  Elizabeth A. Poirier    5/7/2015   
H.2658  An Act relative to disabled veterans exemption of excise tax on a vehicle  Elizabeth A. Poirier    5/7/2015   
H.1695  An Act relative to participants in entertainment exhibitions  Tackey Chan    7/29/2015   
H.1853  An Act authorizing the Turners Falls Fire District to establish certain funds  Stephen Kulik    6/24/2015   
H.2745  An Act designating the 2nd Sunday in June annually as Massachusetts Race Amity Day  Denise C. Garlick 
Russell E. Holmes  
7/20/2015   
H.3569  An Act relative to the charter of the city of Chelsea  Daniel J. Ryan    7/29/2015   
H.1690  An Act regarding youth sports referees  James M. Cantwell    7/29/2015   
H.3568  An Act relative to the charter of the town of Abington creating a department of public works  Geoff Diehl    7/30/2015   
H.1691  An Act relative to the workers’ compensation exclusion for business owners  James M. Cantwell    6/22/2015   
H.3244  An Act relative to nitrogen loading easements in the town of Sterling  Harold P. Naughton, Jr.    7/29/2015   
H.51  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Vickie Myers, an employee of the Department of Correction  Daniel Cullinane    5/18/2015   
S.1083  An Act relative to the Templeton Developmental Center Reuse Committee  Anne M. Gobi    7/29/2015   
H.1871  An Act relative to the South Essex Sewerage District in the city of Salem  Paul Tucker    6/24/2015   
H.234  An Act concerning the transferal of innholders' licenses  Aaron Michlewitz    4/16/2015   
S.20  An Act relative to the special election in the city known as the town of Greenfield  Stanley C. Rosenberg    4/2/2015   
H.3183  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Daniel Cardillo, an employee of the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance  Paul J. Donato    5/7/2015   
H.3195  An Act to amend Section 7, Chapter 143 of the Acts of 1949, an act establishing in the Town of Framingham Representative Town Government by Limited Town Meeting  Chris Walsh    6/24/2015   
H.3325  An Act relative to an affordable housing trust in the town of Duxbury  Josh S. Cutler 
Thomas J. Calter  
7/27/2015   
H.3328  An Act Establishing an Appointed Treasurer for the City of Holyoke  Aaron Vega    6/24/2015   
S.38  An Act relative to the town of Barre  Anne M. Gobi    6/22/2015   
H.3343  An Act relative to an amendment of the Act Providing for a Town Manager in the Town of Duxbury, Chapter 353, Acts of 1987  Josh S. Cutler    7/27/2015   
H.3354  An Act exempting the position of auditor in the city of Woburn from civil services laws  James J. Dwyer    7/29/2015   
H.3361  An Act relative to the taking of property by the Medway Redevelopment Authority  John V. Fernandes 
Karen E. Spilka  
7/29/2015   
H.3376  An Act relative to the retirement benefits of the surviving beneficiary of Francis X. Noe  Louis L. Kafka 
James E. Timilty  
7/29/2015   
H.3372  An Act authorizing the town of Dedham to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure    5/18/2015   
H.3375  An Act relative to the sale of all alcoholic beverages in theaters in Stoneham  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure    5/18/2015   
H.3653  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Catherine Kungu, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services  David M. Nangle    7/27/2015   
H.3609  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Michela T. Paone-Stuart an employee of Massachusetts Department of Correction  Frank A. Moran    7/27/2015   
H.3562  An Act authorizing the sale of certain real property known as 233 Quincy Street in Springfield, from the City of Springfield to Habitat for Humanity  Benjamin Swan    6/24/2015   
H.3565  An Act establishing the Williams-Rockwell educational gift fund in the city of Gardner  Jonathan D. Zlotnik    7/29/2015   
H.3563  An Act relative to the charter of the city of Newton  Ruth B. Balser    8/3/2015   
H.3585  An Act amending the charter of the town of Provincetown by changing the residency requirement for certain officials  Sarah K. Peake 
Daniel A. Wolf  
7/16/2015   
H.3618  An Act further amending the composition of the Nantucket Historic District Commission  Timothy R. Madden 
Daniel A. Wolf  
7/29/2015   
H.3582  An Act relative to the town of Foxborough  F. Jay Barrows    7/29/2015   
H.3619  An Act amending chapter 599 of the acts of 1989, an act establishing a department of public works in the Town of Tisbury  Timothy R. Madden 
Daniel A. Wolf  
7/29/2015   
H.3594  An Act authorizing the town of Pembroke to use water supply and conservation land for public way purposes  Josh S. Cutler    7/29/2015   
S.1942  An Act authorizing the amendment of the charter of the town of Randolph  Brian A. Joyce    7/1/2015   
S.1963  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Anthony Hart, an employee of the Department of Mental Health  Harriette L. Chandler    7/29/2015   
H.3667  An Act establishing a public art commission  NONE    7/21/2015