Joint Committee onEconomic Development and Emerging Technologies

Committee Contact Info

Senate Information
Room 112
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-1630
House Information
Room 42
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-2370
It shall be the duty of the committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies to consider all matters concerning commercial and industrial establishments, casino gambling and gaming, industrial development, the racing industry, science and technology, economic development, retention of science or technology-intensive industries; adoption of existing industries; innovation systems from research to development; computers; information, networking, the Internet, data storage and access; communication; biotechnology; stem cell research medical technology; medical devices; environmental technologies, classroom applications; workforce technology training and development, etc., and such other matters as may be referred.
Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
No hearings currently scheduled
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
H.284  An Act investigating the economic impact of certain Massachusetts laws  Tackey Chan    3/10/2015   
H.283  An Act relative to the use of slot machines in veterans' organizations  Thomas J. Calter    3/10/2015   
H.295  An Act establishing an office of rural policy  Stephen Kulik 
Daniel A. Wolf  
H.299  An Act to establish the Western Massachusetts Balanced Sustainable Development Commission  Benjamin Swan    3/10/2015   
H.290  An Act relative to rail-trail construction  Sheila C. Harrington    3/10/2015   
H.302  An Act to promote local economic development  Chris Walsh    3/10/2015   
H.297  An Act relative to transit  Sarah K. Peake 
Harriette L. Chandler  
H.286  An Act to strategically plan for the commercial fishing industry  Ann-Margaret Ferrante    3/10/2015   
H.287  An Act relative to thoroughbred horse breeding  Ann-Margaret Ferrante    3/10/2015   
H.303  An Act concerning gateway municipalities  Chris Walsh    3/10/2015   
H.288  An Act relative to the STEM Advisory Council  Ann-Margaret Ferrante    3/10/2015   
H.300  An Act to help developers revitalize under-utilized buildings  Aaron Vega    3/10/2015   
H.3219  An Act relative to designated port areas  Ann-Margaret Ferrante    3/27/2015   
H.296  An Act to call the International Trade Commission to Action  Kevin J. Kuros    3/10/2015   
H.293  An Act relative to studying gateway cities  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.    3/10/2015   
H.292  An Act Changing the Definition of a Gateway City  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.    3/10/2015   
H.291  An Act relative to municipal parking  Daniel J. Hunt    3/10/2015   
H.289  An Act relative to veterans' and other private clubs  Danielle W. Gregoire    3/10/2015   
H.3220  An Act relative to gateway communities  Thomas M. Stanley    3/27/2015   
H.294  An Act relative to the student entrepreneurial development and economic investment fund  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.    3/10/2015   
H.298  An Act investing in innovation, commercialization and technology  Tom Sannicandro    3/10/2015   
H.301  An Act relative to charitable gaming  Joseph F. Wagner    3/10/2015