House Committee onSteering, Policy and Scheduling

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Boston, MA 02133 
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It shall be the duty of the committee on Steering, Policy and Scheduling to assist the Speaker and the members of the House of Representatives in identifying the major matters pending before the General Court, the relative urgency and priority for consideration of such matters and alternative methods of responding to such matters by the General Court. Said committee shall schedule legislative matters in a manner that will provide for an even distribution and orderly consideration of reports of legislative committees on the daily Calendar.
Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
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Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
H.253  An Act relative to the sale of children’s jewelry  Elizabeth A. Poirier   Place in OD 
S.2074  An Act providing for further protection from pertussis  Joint Committee on Health Care Financing   Favorable 
H.4006  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Robert Fothergill, an employee of the Trial Court  Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.2709  An Act designating the last day of February as Rare Disease Day in the Commonwealth  Brian M. Ashe   Place in OD 
H.2729  An Act relative to the official amphibian of the Commonwealth  Stephen L. DiNatale   Place in OD 
H.2742  An Act to establish Uncle Sam day  Sean Garballey   Place in OD 
H.3626  An Act declaring the first Monday of the month of May as school crossing guard day  Alice Hanlon Peisch   Place in OD 
H.225  An Act updating chapter 93H data security protections to include biometric information  Ronald Mariano   Place in OD 
H.230  An Act to allow non-profits to purchase alcohol from retail package stores for charitable events  Paul McMurtry   Place in OD 
H.2319  An Act protecting the rights of custodial and other non-teaching employees of school districts  Patricia A. Haddad   Place in OD 
S.1839  An Act designating a certain bridge in the city of Westfield as the All Westfield Patriots Bridge  Donald F. Humason, Jr.   Place in OD 
S.1995  An Act relative to constables in the town of Middleborough  Marc R. Pacheco   Place in OD 
H.247  An Act regulating the granting of temporary licenses for the sale of wine, beer, and malt liquor at auctions  Alice Hanlon Peisch   Place in OD 
H.248  An Act relative to special alcohol licenses for nonprofit organizations  Alice Hanlon Peisch   Place in OD 
H.275  An Act relative to issuing prize payments to charities  Aaron Vega   Place in OD 
H.3784  An Act providing for recall elections in the town of Shirley  Jennifer E. Benson
James B. Eldridge  
Place in OD 
H.3853  An Act relative to the form of representative town government in the town of North Attleborough  Elizabeth A. Poirier   Place in OD 
H.2790  An Act declaring the third Saturday of the month of October as Massachusetts Minutemen and Militia Day  James R. Miceli   Place in OD 
H.2796  An Act designating the official seasoning of the Commonwealth  James M. Murphy   Place in OD 
H.2793  An Act designating Domestic Workers’ Rights Day  Michael J. Moran   Place in OD 
H.4004  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Carlo Casarano, an employee of the Department of Unemployment Assistance  Josh S. Cutler   Place in OD 
H.3957  An Act relative to the use of a parcel of land in the city of Woburn for recreational purposes  James J. Dwyer   Place in OD 
S.1999  An Act relative to segregated reserve funds in the city of Boston  Anthony W. Petruccelli   Place in OD 
H.3524  An Act designating March as Fibromuscular Dysplasia Awareness Month  Walter F. Timilty   Place in OD 
H.4031  An Act authorizing the town of Saugus to designate a check-off box on its tax bills for the Saugus Veterans Relief Fund  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.3940  An Act authorizing the town of Wayland to increase the annual spending limit for its recreation department revolving fund  Carmine L. Gentile   Place in OD 
H.3986  An Act authorizing the city of Medford to use certain land for any municipal purpose  Paul J. Donato
Patricia D. Jehlen  
Place in OD 
H.4030  An Act relative to the establishment of a means tested senior citizen property tax exemption  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
S.723  An Act further regulating condominium associations  Daniel A. Wolf   Place in OD 
H.717  An Act relative to the use of Glyphosate by utility companies and/or government entities on land located within, on, or above a federally-designated sole source aquifer  Brian R. Mannal   Place in OD 
H.3686  An Act relative to the appointment of special police officers in the town of Bridgewater  Angelo L. D'Emilia
Marc R. Pacheco  
Place in OD 
H.4036  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Eyma Sutton, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Louis L. Kafka   Place in OD 
H.4049  An Act relative to the ride for hire industry  Joint Committee on Financial Services   Place in OD 
H.4056  An Act relative to substance use, treatment, education and prevention  NONE   Favorable 
H.3917  An Act relative to Gold Star Family motor vehicle registration eligibility  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.217  An Act regulating residential paving  Stephen Kulik   Place in OD 
H.2825  An Act establishing school bus driver day  John W. Scibak   Place in OD 
H.2824  An Act designating shaken baby syndrome awareness week  John W. Scibak   Place in OD 
H.2831  An Act designating the song “14 Counties of Massachusetts” as the official county song of the Commonwealth  Thomas M. Stanley   Place in OD 
H.2795  An Act officially making the month of March multiple system atrophy awareness month  David K. Muradian, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.2308  An Act relative to death benefits to surviving spouses of call and volunteer firefighters  Carmine L. Gentile
James B. Eldridge  
Place in OD 
H.2784  An Act declaring the second Monday in October as "Italian-American Heritage Day"  Paul W. Mark   Place in OD 
H.3991  An Act validating action taken by the Martha's Vineyard Refuse Disposal and Resource Recovery District  Timothy R. Madden
Daniel A. Wolf  
Place in OD 
H.4005  An Act to properly punish the solicitation of felony crimes  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Place in OD 
H.4026  An Act relative to exempted accommodations  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.3649  An Act relative to the health insurance of certain elected individuals in the town of Tyringham  William Smitty Pignatelli
Benjamin B. Downing  
Place in OD 
S.2129  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Jesse B. Walker, an employee of the Trial Court  Mark C. Montigny   Place in OD 
H.3726  An Act expanding access to craft beer  Steven S. Howitt   Place in OD 
H.4045  An Act relative to regional school district instructors service as an elected official in the city of New Bedford  Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government   Place in OD 
H.4088  An Act The Committee of Conference on the disagreeing votes of the two branches with reference to the Senate further amendment of the Senate Bill relative to motor vehicle license suspension (Senate, No. 2021, amended), reports that the House recede from its non-concurrence with the Senate in its further amendment (striking out all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of Senate document numbered 2094) and concur therein with a still further amendment by striking all after the enacting clause and inserting in place thereof the text of House document numbered 4088; and that the Senate concur in the still further amendment. March 15, 2016.   NONE   Favorable 
H.4116  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2016 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects  House Committee on Ways and Means   Place in OD 
H.1835  An Act relative to regional stabilization funds  Kimberly N. Ferguson   Place in OD 
S.1095  An Act authorizing the conveyance of certain property in the town of Salisbury  Kathleen O'Connor Ives   Place in OD 
H.1874  An Act extending certain permits  Joseph F. Wagner   Place in OD 
H.208  An Act relative to unsolicited credit cards, checks, and vouchers by mail  Louis L. Kafka   Place in OD 
H.734  An Act relative to shellfish reefs and water quality  Sarah K. Peake   Place in OD 
H.1830  An Act relative to municipal use of insurance proceeds  James M. Cantwell   Place in OD 
H.1863  An Act relative to authorizing governmental bodies and other approved parties to use shared legal representation and consultants in matters of common interest  Denise Provost   Place in OD 
H.1852  An Act relative to streamlining municipal finance  Stephen Kulik   Place in OD 
H.1855  An Act relative to parking advancements for the revitalization of communities (PARC)  David Paul Linsky
Kathleen O'Connor Ives  
Place in OD 
H.1851  An Act relating to the issuance of temporary notes by cities, towns and districts  Stephen Kulik   Place in OD 
H.1861  An Act relative to handicap automobile licenses or placards  Alice Hanlon Peisch   Place in OD 
H.1832  An Act relating to contracts for certain town officers  Paul J. Donato   Place in OD 
H.603  An Act relative to voter registration for program participants  Angelo M. Scaccia   Place in OD 
H.543  An Act relative to enhanced disclosure of top-five contributors information  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
H.2084  An Act relative to elevator inspections  James Arciero   Place in OD 
H.1194  An Act to correct procedural omission regarding actions against certain decedents under Uniform Probate Code  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
H.250  An Act prohibiting intentional misrepresentation by a business of its location  Elizabeth A. Poirier   Place in OD 
H.232  An Act relative to fines for license violations  Aaron Michlewitz   Place in OD 
H.542  An Act relative to contribution limits for candidate running for office in a special election  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
H.541  An Act enhancing disclosure requirements for expenditures made to support or oppose candidates by certain committees  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
H.282  An Act Relative to the Wholesale of Malt Beverages produced by a Pub Brewery  Jonathan D. Zlotnik   Place in OD 
H.912  An Act relative to certain loans by the Federal Home Loan Bank  Aaron Michlewitz   Place in OD 
H.159  An Act to protect businesses from unwanted telemarketing  James M. Cantwell   Place in OD 
H.4055  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Donna Juarez, an employee of the Department Of Developmental Services  Thomas M. Petrolati   Place in OD 
H.4054  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Steven Everton, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.1245  An Act relative to parent-child privilege  Claire D. Cronin   Place in OD 
H.3035  An Act relative to speed limits in historic districts  Timothy R. Madden   Place in OD 
H.3130  An Act relative to the appointment of veterans' agents  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
H.2996  An Act relative to motorcycle inspections  William C. Galvin   Place in OD 
H.3031  An Act relative to signs on the Massachusetts Turnpike  David Paul Linsky   Place in OD 
H.3529  An Act relative to aggregated gas power  Thomas A. Golden, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.3160  An Act relative to election ballots  Jerald A. Parisella   Place in OD 
H.3638  An Act authorizing the town of Marshfield to withdraw from the Metropolitan Area Planning District  James M. Cantwell   Place in OD 
H.3968  An Act relative to the charter of the town of Plymouth  Mathew Muratore   Place in OD 
H.3976  An Act authorizing the town of Falmouth to convey certain land to the West Falmouth Library Inc.   Timothy R. Madden
Viriato M. deMacedo  
Place in OD 
H.4002  An Act relative to quasi-judicial boards in the town of Southbridge  Peter J. Durant   Place in OD 
H.4000  An Act relative to the Director of Public Works in the town of Southbridge  Peter J. Durant   Place in OD 
H.4001  An Act relative to the removal of the Director of Public Works in the town of Southbridge  Peter J. Durant   Place in OD 
H.3999  An Act relative to the use of legal counsel by the town of Southbridge  Peter J. Durant   Place in OD 
H.4035  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Paul Sinkiewicz, an employee of the Department of Youth Services  David F. DeCoste
Michael D. Brady  
Place in OD 
H.4007  An Act relative to the South Essex Sewerage District  Theodore C. Speliotis
Joan B. Lovely  
Place in OD 
H.4003  An Act amending the charter of the city known as the town of Greenfield  Paul W. Mark   Place in OD 
H.4028  An Act relative to clarifying property tax exemptions for solar and wind systems  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.4029  An Act relative to tax abatements for disabled veterans  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.4043  An Act relative to the annual town elections and special state election in the towns of Hull, Marshfield and Norwell  Charles D. Baker   Place in OD 
H.4105  An Act relative to increasing fines for safety belt violations  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Place in OD 
H.4106  An Act to allow audiovisual depositions  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Place in OD 
H.4108  An Act protecting incapacitated persons  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Place in OD 
H.4109  An Act relative to an unauthorized radio telecommunication  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Place in OD 
H.3851  An Act granting the city of Somerville the authority to require the adoption of institutional master plans subject to the review and approval by the municipality  Christine P. Barber
Patricia D. Jehlen  
Place in OD 
H.4095  An Act financing improvments to municipal roads    Place in OD 
H.3939  An Act authorizing the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to convey certain property in the town of Framingham  Chris Walsh   Place in OD 
H.4129  An Act relative to streamlined low-voltage alarm system installation and permitting  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Place in OD 
H.4122  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Shannon Wilkins, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation  William Smitty Pignatelli
Benjamin B. Downing  
Place in OD 
H.4148  An Act to allow municipalities to invest in credit unions  Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government   Discharge to Another Committee 
H.1860  An Act relative to vacant and abandoned property in the Commonwealth  Harold P. Naughton, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.1839  An Act to ensure adequate handicapped parking  Jonathan Hecht   Place in OD 
H.1854  An Act extending municipal bonding terms for local infrastructure development programs  Kevin J. Kuros   Place in OD 
H.1864  An Act relative to the effective enforcement of municipal ordinances and bylaws  David M. Rogers   Place in OD 
H.266  An Act updating a certain requirement for on premises liquor license applicants  John W. Scibak   Place in OD 
H.657  An Act providing for the establishment of sustainable water resource funds  Carolyn C. Dykema   Place in OD 
H.1866  An Act strengthening the enforcement of certain dog laws  David M. Rogers   Place in OD 
H.4124  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Miranda Marie Flanagan, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation  Aaron Vega   Place in OD 
H.4123  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Leanna Babineau, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services  David K. Muradian, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.3214  An Act relative to clarity and truthfulness in direct mailings  Carole A. Fiola   Place in OD 
H.3998  An Act relative to the date of town elections in the town of Southbridge  Peter J. Durant   Place in OD 
H.3074  An Act relative to the used vehicle record book  John H. Rogers   Place in OD 
H.3984  An Act validating the actions taken at an annual town meeting held in the town of Hudson  Charles D. Baker   Place in OD 
H.4200  An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2017 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements  House Committee on Ways and Means   Place in OD 
S.866  An Act designating Courtroom G within the first district court of Essex County in the city of Salem as the David T. Doyle Courtroom  Joan B. Lovely   Place in OD 
H.112  An Act protecting Department of Children and Families social workers’ home addresses  James J. O'Day
Bruce E. Tarr  
Place in OD 
H.1876  An Act to protect residential building lots  Timothy R. Whelan   Place in OD 
H.257  An Act relative to notification of licensees  Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.602  An Act relative to specially qualified voters  Angelo M. Scaccia   Place in OD 
H.605  An Act relative to absentee voting  Angelo M. Scaccia   Place in OD 
H.1556  An Act providing further protection for grand jurors  David M. Rogers   Place in OD 
H.1844  An Act to establish commonsense permitting reforms for businesses and landowners  Kevin G. Honan   Place in OD 
H.2277  An Act relative to the Muscular Dystrophy Association  Diana DiZoglio   Place in OD 
H.3321  An Act regarding Decennial division of wards and precincts in the city of Boston  Aaron Michlewitz   Place in OD 
H.3966  An Act relative to certain land in the town of Plymouth  Mathew Muratore   Place in OD 
H.4015  An Act designating a certain building at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
H.4110  An Act reforming alimony in the Commonwealth  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Place in OD 
H.4115  An Act to hold property owners accountable for recurring public nuisance  Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government   Place in OD 
H.4203  An Act relative to single risk limitations  Joint Committee on Financial Services   Place in OD 
H.4180  An Act requiring transparency in telephone solicitations  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Discharge to Another Committee 
H.2180  An Act relative to kayak safety  William M. Straus   Place in OD 
S.2001  An Act further defining a quorum of a public body in the town of Milton  Brian A. Joyce   Place in OD 
S.2112  An Act increasing the membership of the board of selectmen of the town of Milton  Brian A. Joyce   Place in OD 
H.4014  An Act authorizing the town administrator of the town of Milton to appoint the police chief   Walter F. Timilty   Place in OD 
H.4238  An Act authorizing the town of Foxborough to grant two additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Place in OD 
S.1654  An Act regarding Huntington's Disease Awareness Month  Anne M. Gobi   Place in OD 
H.4143  An Act relative to student data privacy  Joint Committee on Education   Place in OD 
H.2951  An Act relative to split-screen technology  Paul Brodeur   Place in OD 
H.3018  An Act relative to historic route designations  Steven S. Howitt   Place in OD 
H.3662  An Act relative to abating a public nuisance on Cedar Pond in the town of Orleans  Sarah K. Peake
Daniel A. Wolf  
Place in OD 
H.315  An Act relative to the dismissal of teachers  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
H.2112  An Act relative to fire safety  Edward F. Coppinger   Place in OD 
H.280  An Act An act relative to the sale of alcohol on Sundays  Chris Walsh   Place in OD 
H.3799  An Act to prevent concussion and head injury  Brian M. Ashe   Place in OD 
H.4107  An Act relative to child-centered family law  Joint Committee on the Judiciary   Place in OD 
H.241  An Act relative to protecting consumers of the Commonwealth  Harold P. Naughton, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.3967  An Act relative to the lease of the Simes House in the Town of Plymouth for its historic preservation, restoration and rehabilitation  Mathew Muratore   Place in OD 
H.4126  An Act relative to promoting fair housing practices  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Place in OD 
H.4145  An Act concerning athletic activities of students with disabilities  Joint Committee on Education   Place in OD 
H.4171  An Act Amending MGL 21E AND 310 CMR 4.03  Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture   Place in OD 
H.4183  An Act to prohibit negative option sales and disclosure of financial and personal information without a consumer’s express agreement  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Place in OD 
H.4181  An Act prohibiting robocalls to all mobile telephone devices  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Place in OD 
H.2249  An Act relative to the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority  Nick Collins   Place in OD 
H.839  An Act relative to tobacco premium ratings  Lori A. Ehrlich   Place in OD 
H.3575  An Act authorizing the town of Pelham to continue the employment of Raymond A. Murphy, Jr. as fire chief  Ellen Story   Place in OD 
H.4158  An Act authorizing the town of Rehoboth to transfer a conservation easement on a certain parcel of land  Steven S. Howitt
James E. Timilty  
Place in OD 
H.4159  An Act authorizing the city of Springfield to convert certain park land to construct a senior center, and to convert certain land to the Springfield Park Commission as replacement park property  Benjamin Swan   Place in OD 
H.4191  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Carl Taylor, an employee of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission  Claire D. Cronin
Michael D. Brady  
Place in OD 
H.4189  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Laurie Godwin, an employee of the Department of Youth Services  Carole A. Fiola   Place in OD 
H.4190  An Act relative to establishing a sick leave bank for Franco Tarquinio, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.246  An Act making municipalities eligible to attend auctions for the purchase of motor vehicles  Alice Hanlon Peisch   Place in OD 
H.4210  An Act relative to the curatorship program  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.3072  An Act protect bicyclists in bicycle lanes  David M. Rogers   Place in OD 
H.11  An Act relative to disabled persons’ parking placards  Inspector General   Place in OD 
H.150  An Act relative to the disclosure of wetlands on property  James Arciero   Place in OD 
S.2206  An Act revising the charter of the town of Swampscott  Thomas M. McGee   Place in OD 
H.269  An Act providing timely consumer protection for users of real estate appraisal services  Theodore C. Speliotis   Place in OD 
H.928  An Act to add a compulsory death benefit to automobile liability insurance  Alice Hanlon Peisch   Place in OD 
H.2843  An Act relative to the State Building Code  David T. Vieira
Chris Walsh  
Place in OD 
H.4217  An Act relative to the Robin Reyes Capital Stabilization Fund in the town of Dedham  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.2730  An Act relative to government publications  Daniel M. Donahue   Place in OD 
S.693  An Act relative to the membership of Berkshire County Regional Housing Authority  Benjamin B. Downing   Place in OD 
S.1674  An Act designating May 6 as Moyamoya Disease Awareness Day  Eric P. Lesser   Place in OD 
H.3878  An Act relative to firefighters in the town of Concord  Cory Atkins   Place in OD 
H.4178  An Act relative to the International Trade Commission's reporting requirements  Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies   Place in OD 
H.4184  An Act further regulating the sale of alcoholic beverages in the city of Somerville  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Place in OD 
H.4185  An Act authorizing the town of Acton to grant 16 additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages and 6 additional licenses for the sale of wines and malt beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Place in OD 
S.2224  An Act authorizing the town of Becket to establish a parks and recreation committee  Senate Committee on Bills in the Third Reading   Favorable 
H.4211  An Act providing for a workforce housing financing plan  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.4212  An Act relative to industrial zoned small business property tax exemption  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.4214  An Act providing for limited property tax relief for certain elder citizens in the town of Andover  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.4216  An Act increasing the exemption for residential property in the town of Provincetown  Joint Committee on Revenue   Place in OD 
H.4269  An Act relative to apprenticeship programs  Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development   Place in OD 
H.4230  An Act relative to housing, operations, military service, and enrichment  Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs   Place in OD 
H.1930  An Act relative to needlestick injury prevention in public health facilities and settings  Michelle M. DuBois   Place in OD 
H.2415  An Act relative to the Massachusetts state retirement system  Todd M. Smola   Place in OD 
H.2961  An Act designating Marshfield the home of Senator Daniel Webster and Governor Edward Winslow  James M. Cantwell   Place in OD 
H.4288  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Kelli Murphy, an employee of the Trial Court  James M. Murphy
Ronald Mariano  
Place in OD 
H.4286  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Nicole Dowling, an employee of the Trial Court  Claire D. Cronin
Michael D. Brady  
Place in OD 
H.684  An Act regarding liability insurance requirements for owners of underground storage tanks  Danielle W. Gregoire   Place in OD 
H.797  An Act to correct uninsured motorist coverage anomaly for listed operators  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
S.1983  An Act authorizing the town of Andover school district to convey a certain parcel of land  Barbara L'Italien   Place in OD 
S.2238  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Evelena Brown, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Karen E. Spilka   Place in OD 
H.821  An Act relative to continuing education of insurance producers  Edward F. Coppinger   Place in OD 
H.903  An Act relative to group market plans for automobile and homeowners insurance  John J. Mahoney
Michael O. Moore  
Place in OD 
H.932  An Act relative to title insurance closing protection letters  Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.2818  An Act making amendments to the Massachusetts Business Corporation Act  Angelo M. Scaccia   Place in OD 
H.2794  An Act relative to restricted vital records  Michael J. Moran   Place in OD 
H.4301  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Jean Barron, an employee of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security  Daniel J. Ryan   Place in OD 
H.4220  An Act authorizing the Commissioner of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to convey an easement over a certain parcel of land in the town of Dracut  Joint Committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight   Place in OD 
H.2929  An Act to establish a special commission to consider an appropriate tribute to Nelson Mandela in the City of Boston  Byron Rushing   Place in OD 
H.2840  An Act providing for transfers of land in Westfield  John C. Velis   Place in OD 
H.834  An Act to amend credit card merchant agreements  Paul J. Donato   Place in OD 
H.4227  An Act authorizing the election of a charter commission in the city of Medford at the state election (presidential election) to take place on November 8, 2016  Paul J. Donato
Patricia D. Jehlen  
Place in OD 
S.2227  An Act relative to the retirement benefits of certain employees of the town of Erving  Stanley C. Rosenberg   Favorable 
H.4251  An Act to designate Billerica Massachusetts as the Yankee Doodle Town  Marc T. Lombardo
Kenneth J. Donnelly  
Place in OD 
S.1712  An Act designating the first Wednesday in May as State Parks Day  Michael F. Rush   Place in OD 
H.262  An Act to provide increased access to hearing aids  John W. Scibak   Place in OD 
H.417  An Act improving students’ access to life saving treatments  Louis L. Kafka   Place in OD 
H.2113  An Act relative to critical incident intervention by emergency service providers  Edward F. Coppinger   Place in OD 
S.2068  An Act relative to certain charges and fees in the town of Charlton  Anne M. Gobi   Place in OD 
S.2086  An Act authorizing the town of Westport to indemnify the payment of certain medical expenses for a retired firefighter  Michael J. Rodrigues   Place in OD 
S.2292  An Act authorizing the town of West Bridgewater to grant 1 additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises and 1 additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises.  Brian A. Joyce   Favorable 
H.2160  An Act Act relative to dangerous weapons  David M. Nangle   Place in OD 
H.2121  An Act relative to hidden compartments  Stephen L. DiNatale   Place in OD 
H.3073  An Act to protect vulnerable road users  David M. Rogers   Place in OD 
H.2774  An Act to exempt the deliberation of public bodies at town meeting from the open meeting law  Peter V. Kocot   Place in OD 
H.2132  An Act relative to bank robberies and collection of fraudulent checks  Thomas A. Golden, Jr.   Place in OD 
H.2147  An Act requiring the use of helmets for equine riders and drivers  Peter V. Kocot   Place in OD 
H.3981  An Act relative to drivers licenses for international students  Chris Walsh   Place in OD 
H.4074  An Act relative to the annual observance of Massachusetts Women’s Defense Corps Remembrance Day  Linda Dean Campbell
Paul Tucker  
Place in OD 
H.4193  An Act further regulating the reserve fund for credit unions  Joint Committee on Financial Services   Place in OD 
H.4194  An Act relative to family financial protection  Joint Committee on Financial Services   Discharge to Another Committee 
H.4266  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Patricia Barry, an employee of the Department of Public Health  Kimberly N. Ferguson   Place in OD 
H.4291  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for David J. Saulnier, an employee of the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office  Kenneth I. Gordon
Michael J. Barrett  
Place in OD 
H.4307  An Act granting equal access to original birth certificates to all persons born in Massachusetts  Joint Committee on Public Health   Place in OD 
H.4333  An Act to improve public records  NONE   Favorable 
H.2046  An Act relative to assessing the Commonwealth’s eye care and vision health needs  Jeffrey Sánchez   Place in OD 
H.3011  An Act Relative to Motorcycle Safety  Bradford R. Hill
Bruce E. Tarr  
Place in OD 
H.4051  An Act making a corrective change for a certain reserve fund in the town of Hingham  Garrett J. Bradley   Place in OD 
S.2284  An Act authorizing the city of Easthampton to grant 8 additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises   Donald F. Humason, Jr.   Favorable 
H.1881  An Act relative to concussion prevention  Cory Atkins   Place in OD 
H.3032  An Act to clarify penalties for violations occurring while driving with a hardship license  David Paul Linsky   Place in OD 

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Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
S.1537  An Act providing volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians with a local option real estate tax exemption  Michael J. Rodrigues    5/16/2016   
H.132  An Act relative to mandated reporters  John W. Scibak    5/5/2016   
H.2010  An Act relative to the health care of minors  Elizabeth A. Malia    5/19/2016   
H.2130  An Act requiring microphones and audio-recorders on tasers  William C. Galvin 
Louis L. Kafka  
5/5/2016   
H.1985  An Act relative to the definition of a pharmacy  Louis L. Kafka    5/19/2016   
H.1642  An Act dedicating the Westfield district courthouse  John C. Velis    5/19/2016   
H.615  An Act filling vacancies in ward seats of the city council and school committee by special election in the city of Springfield  Benjamin Swan    5/12/2016   
H.1728  An Act prohibiting the bullying of public school employees  Peter V. Kocot    5/9/2016   
H.652  An Act to ensure appropriate regulation of piggeries  Carolyn C. Dykema    5/16/2016   
H.1005  An Act relative to trauma informed services  Peter V. Kocot    5/19/2016   
H.3539  An Act to restore accountability in claims against non-governmental actors for damage caused by public way defects  Claire D. Cronin    5/11/2016   
H.3028  An Act relative to membership in regional transit authorities  Stephen Kulik    5/11/2016   
H.998  An Act strengthening the quality and efficiency of home health care services  Kate Hogan 
Thomas P. Kennedy  
5/19/2016   
H.1024  An Act relative to physician assistants  Jeffrey Sánchez    5/25/2016   
H.822  An Act relative to Medicaid  Edward F. Coppinger    5/16/2016   
H.415  An Act relative to emergency stock epinephrine in schools  Bradley H. Jones, Jr. 
Viriato M. deMacedo  
5/18/2016   
H.3277  An Act relative to increasing hotel and motel safety  Shawn Dooley    5/12/2016   
H.976  An Act further regulating the substitution of interchangeable biosimilars  Mark J. Cusack    5/16/2016   
H.1291  An Act making corrections to the adopted children's act  John V. Fernandes    5/19/2016   
H.125  An Act ensuring equal access to services for all residents of the commonwealth  Byron Rushing    5/18/2016   
H.1886  An Act requiring the Department of Public Health to issue a report on vision screening for children  Christine P. Barber    5/23/2016   
H.4249  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Ceclie Ferrie an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Correction  Kevin J. Kuros    5/18/2016   
H.3643  An Act designating the Hampden County Superior Court as the Roderick L. Ireland Courthouse  Benjamin Swan    5/19/2016   
S.1936  An Act authorizing the County of Nantucket to convey certain parcels of land to the town of Nantucket  Daniel A. Wolf    5/18/2016   
S.1935  An Act authorizing the town of Nantucket to convey certain land held for open space, recreational or conservation purposes to the Nantucket Islands Land Bank and Madaket Construction Trust for open space, recreational or conservation purposes  Daniel A. Wolf    5/18/2016   
H.3679  An Act to ensure compliance with the anti-shackling law for pregnant incarcerated women  Kay Khan    5/23/2016   
H.3699  An Act relative to patient access to information regarding breast reconstructive surgery  Joint Committee on Public Health    5/23/2016   
H.3700  An Act clarifying participation in athletic safety programs  Joint Committee on Public Health    5/23/2016   
H.3871  An Act relative to diabetes prevention  Joint Committee on Public Health    5/23/2016   
H.3894  An Act authorizing the city of Salem to establish the Salem Harbor Port Authority  Paul Tucker 
Joan B. Lovely  
5/11/2016   
H.3911  An Act establishing the caregiver advise, record, and enable (CARE) act  Joint Committee on Public Health    5/23/2016   
S.2091  An Act authorizing the town of Middleborough to grant an additional license for the sale of wines and malt beverages not to be drunk on the premises  Marc R. Pacheco    5/11/2016   
H.3960  An Act relative to a State Public Health HIV and Hepatitis Fund  Joint Committee on Revenue    5/23/2016   
S.2172  An Act to protect locked out employees  Mark C. Montigny    5/9/2016   
H.4075  An Act designating a monument in the city of Fall River as the official Gold Star Families Memorial Monument of the commonwealth  Alan Silvia    5/16/2016   
H.4100  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Ellen Atkinson, an employee of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission  Danielle W. Gregoire    5/12/2016   
H.4066  An Act relative to strengthening the consumer protections and ensuring the proper labeling of fish sold in the Commonwealth  Joint Committee on Public Health    5/25/2016   
H.4068  An Act relative to death benefit claims  Joint Committee on Public Health    5/25/2016   
H.4153  An Act designating a certain bridge in the city of Boston as the Navy Cross Recipient PFC Alvin Richard Gale, USMC Memorial Bridge  Angelo M. Scaccia    5/19/2016   
H.4255  An Act exempting the city of Springfield from certain provisions of Section 29 of Chapter 43   Joint Committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight    5/5/2016   
H.4233  An Act clarifying occupancy excise and internet hotel room resellers  Joint Committee on Revenue    5/5/2016   
H.4271  An Act expanding educational opportunities for vocational students  Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development    5/9/2016   
H.4175  An Act amending the form of petition accompanying statement of candidate relative to non-partisan municipal elections in the city of Somerville  Timothy J. Toomey, Jr.    5/19/2016   
H.4192  An Act to authorize the town of Foxborough to establish additional mandated reporters in the town of Foxborough for the purposes of the protection and care of children  F. Jay Barrows 
James E. Timilty  
5/25/2016   
H.4306  An Act authorizing the city of New Bedford to issue 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    5/18/2016   
H.4267  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Rick Freni, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation  RoseLee Vincent    5/18/2016   
H.4262  An Act authorizing the city of Holyoke to establish a program for enforcement against illegal dumping  Aaron Vega    5/25/2016   
H.4292  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Christopher Mullen, an employee of the Hampshire County Sheriff’s Office  John C. Velis    5/18/2016   
H.4311  An Act relative to civil infractions for juveniles  Joint Committee on the Judiciary    5/19/2016   
H.4314  An Act to prohibit gunfire directed at dwelling houses  Joint Committee on the Judiciary    5/19/2016   
S.2282  An Act relative to tax abatements for deaf residents  Senate Committee on Rules    5/16/2016   
H.4323  An Act relative to the judicial enforcement of noncompetition agreements  Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development    5/19/2016   
H.3317  Resolutions Equality for America's adopted children  Josh S. Cutler    5/25/2016   
H.4160  Resolutions supporting efforts to ensure that students from Massachusetts have access to debt-free higher education at public colleges and universities  Paul W. Mark    5/19/2016