Senate Committee onRules

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Room 312-C
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-1440
It shall be the duty of the committee on Rules to establish and recommend policy procedures for the Senate, to consider all orders and petitions referred thereto, including those related to recess studies and rules changes, to sit concurrently with the House committee on Rules, and to consider such other matters as may be referred thereto or that the committee deems necessary for the expeditious actions of the Senate.
Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
No hearings currently scheduled
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
H.391  An Act relative to school improvement plans  Patricia A. Haddad    6/4/2015   
H.2739  An Act designating the Massachusetts Hospital School as the Pappas Rehabilitation Hospital for Children  William C. Galvin    2/4/2016   
S.1542  An Act providing taxpayers a hearing at the Appellate Tax Board  Michael J. Rodrigues    7/1/2015   
S.79  An Act creating a special commission on behavior modification  Brian A. Joyce    1/19/2016   
S.1537  An Act to provide volunteer firefighters with a local option real estate tax exemption  Michael J. Rodrigues    7/1/2015   
S.594  An Act eliminating archaic language pertaining to individuals with disabilities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts  Patricia D. Jehlen    7/20/2015   
S.1022  An Act authorizing municipal increases in minimum wages  Daniel A. Wolf    11/23/2015   
S.1657  An Act designating the song “Roadrunner” as the official rock song of the Commonwealth  Robert L. Hedlund    10/29/2015   
S.1743  An Act relative honoring those killed in the line of duty  James E. Timilty    10/29/2015   
S.940  An Act enhancing courthouse security  James E. Timilty    10/8/2015   
H.1566  An Act relative to electronic publication of certain legal notices  Jeffrey N. Roy    6/25/2015   
S.1871  An Act designating a certain bridge in the town of Norwood as the Thomas J. Kewriga Memorial Bridge  Michael F. Rush    7/28/2015   
S.88  An Act establishing a commission on the status of children and youth  Joan B. Lovely    1/19/2016   
H.2747  An Act declaring May as the official month of kindness  Kenneth I. Gordon    1/28/2016   
S.1056  An Act relative to solar drying of laundry  Michael J. Barrett    10/1/2015   
S.444  An Act to provide equal access to service animal trainers  Mark C. Montigny    1/25/2016   
H.2760  An Act designating a certain basketball court in the city of Boston as the Richard "Jazz" Maffie memorial basketball court  Daniel J. Hunt    1/14/2016   
H.3007  An Act designating a portion of Route 3 as the Middlesex 3 highway  Kenneth I. Gordon    10/8/2015   
S.866  An Act designating Courtroom G within the Salem District Court as the Honorable David T. Doyle Courtroom  Joan B. Lovely    10/8/2015   
SD.1545  An Act relative to eliminating sub-precinct 9A in the town of Andover  Barbara L'Italien    5/14/2015   
S.290  An Act relative to the powers and duties of a regional school district  Anne M. Gobi    7/23/2015   
S.414  An Act relative to the use of crossbows in hunting  Anne M. Gobi    1/25/2016   
S.1654  An Act regarding Huntington's Disease  Anne M. Gobi    2/4/2016   
S.1474  An Act relative to regional transportation ballot initiatives  Benjamin B. Downing    2/1/2016   
S.1674  An Act designating Moyamoya Awareness Day  Eric P. Lesser    10/29/2015   
S.1848  An Act relative to child passenger safety  Thomas P. Kennedy    1/11/2016   
H.3335  An Act designating a certain bridge in the town of Lanesborough as the Sergeant Gregory Aloysius Noonan Bridge  Gailanne M. Cariddi    11/5/2015   
H.3808  An Act designating a certain traffic island in the town of Hingham as The Frank Massa Memorial Island  Garrett J. Bradley    1/28/2016   
S.1959  An Act relative to tax abatements for deaf residents  Joint Committee on Revenue    7/2/2015   
S.1993  An Act relative to protecting against the transmission of pertussis  Joint Committee on Public Health    12/14/2015   
S.2036  An Act designating a certain bridge in the town of Webster as the Webster/Dudley Public Safety Memorial Bridge  Ryan C. Fattman    11/25/2015   
S.1427  Resolve providing for an investigation and study by a special commission relative to the civil service exam  Michael F. Rush    7/29/2015