Joint Committee onMunicipalities and Regional Government

Committee Contact Info

Senate Information
Room 413-C
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-1612
House Information
Room 540
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-2090
It shall be the duty of the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government to consider matters seeking the enactment of special laws for a city or town, the establishment of economic, district and local planning commissions, rent control and zoning, and matters concerning the various counties, former counties and regional government entities, including the salaries and tenure of employees, registers of deeds and sheriffs (but excluding the retirement of such employees) and such other matters as may be referred.
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
H.4433  An Act amending the charter of the town of West Springfield to establish a four-year term for the office of Mayor  Michael J. Finn    6/28/2016  Scheduled For 7/12/2016 11:00:00 AM  
H.4445  An Act authorizing the town of Mendon to convey a certain parcel of land in the town of Mendon to John D. Gannett, Jr. and Ute D. Gannett  John V. Fernandes    6/30/2016   
H.4513  An Act relative to the unfunded pension liability for retired sheriff’s department employees in Barnstable county  Sarah K. Peake    7/15/2016   
H.4526  An Act relative to the treasurer of the town of Northfield  Paul W. Mark    7/21/2016   
H.4531  An Act establishing an appointed Highway Superintendent in the town of Plympton  Thomas J. Calter    7/21/2016   
S.2437  An Act authorizing the Town of Boxford to establish a reserve fund for certain special education costs  Bruce E. Tarr    7/18/2016