Senate Committee onWays and Means

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Room 212
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-1481
It shall be the duty of the committee on Ways and Means to consider all matters relating to the finances of the Commonwealth and such other matters as may be referred thereto.
Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
No hearings currently scheduled
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
S.75  An Act relative to the re-homing of children  Jennifer L. Flanagan    7/21/2015   
S.1393  An Act relative to the collective bargaining rights for employees of the Committee for Public Counsel Services  Jason M. Lewis    6/4/2015   
S.101  An Act revising the interstate compact on the placement of children  Karen E. Spilka    7/21/2015   
S.67  An Act relating to special education evaluation and referral  Sal N. DiDomenico    7/21/2015   
H.1368  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for John Morrill, an employee of the Attleboro district court  Paul R. Heroux 
Richard J. Ross  
4/6/2015   
S.1101  An Act establishing the Assawompset pond complex flood management district commission  Michael J. Rodrigues    7/20/2015   
S.990  An Act relative to the penalty for failure to provide workers' compensation insurance  Thomas M. McGee    6/15/2015   
S.757  An Act regulating notaries public to protect consumers and the validity and effectiveness of recorded instruments  Cynthia S. Creem    6/25/2015   
S.1349  An Act relative to municipal police officer examinations  Benjamin B. Downing    6/4/2015   
S.1440  An Act relative to the sanctity of collective bargaining  James E. Timilty    7/27/2015   
S.1381  An Act to define surplus for retirement systems  John F. Keenan    6/4/2015   
S.1853  An Act relative to vehicle idling  Thomas M. McGee    7/28/2015   
S.1400  An Act further regulating group insurance benefits for state employees and retired state employees  Thomas M. McGee    7/28/2015   
S.1812  An Act relative to motor vehicle license suspension  Harriette L. Chandler    8/20/2015   
S.1021  An Act relative to workers compensation insurance  James T. Welch    6/15/2015   
S.1058  An Act relative to redevelopment in the Roxbury area of the city of Boston  Sonia Chang-Diaz    7/20/2015   
S.250  An Act to assist parental choice concerning special education placements  Sonia Chang-Diaz    7/23/2015   
S.251  An Act relative to dropout prevention and recovery  Sonia Chang-Diaz    7/23/2015   
S.1441  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Eileen Bazinet, an employee of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission  James E. Timilty    4/23/2015   
S.72  An Act establishing a plan to ensure the educational stability of foster children  Ryan C. Fattman    7/21/2015   
S.1438  An Act relative to line of duty death benefits  James E. Timilty    6/4/2015   
S.408  An Act establishing the Massachusetts paint stewardship program  Anne M. Gobi    7/23/2015   
S.972  An Act relative to permissible topics of collective bargaining  Kenneth J. Donnelly    6/15/2015   
S.983  An Act to establish pay equity  Patricia D. Jehlen    8/3/2015   
S.71  An Act promoting restorative justice practices  James B. Eldridge    7/21/2015   
S.458  An Act relative to 2030 and 2040 emissions benchmarks  Marc R. Pacheco    7/23/2015   
H.51  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Vickie Myers, an employee of the Department of Correction  Daniel Cullinane    2/13/2015   
S.95  An Act relative to foster kids  Kathleen O'Connor Ives    7/21/2015   
S.967  An Act relative to enhanced enforcement of civil penalties  Sal N. DiDomenico    7/27/2015   
S.110  An Act lessening the financial burden on small limited liability companies  Eileen M. Donoghue    7/20/2015   
S.469  An Act regulating the processing of lobsters  Bruce E. Tarr    7/23/2015   
S.63  An Act relative to child custody  Harriette L. Chandler    7/21/2015   
S.968  An Act relative to fairness in worker’s compensation disfigurement benefits  Sal N. DiDomenico    6/15/2015   
S.697  An Act relative to credit building  James B. Eldridge    7/16/2015   
H.47  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Stephanie Shanen, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Gloria L. Fox 
Sonia Chang-Diaz  
2/2/2015   
H.53  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Robin Allen, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services  Brian M. Ashe    4/1/2015   
S.19  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Candida Leonard, an employee of the Department of Corrections  Richard J. Ross    3/16/2015   
S.43  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Barbara Jean Daniels, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services  James E. Timilty    4/13/2015   
S.953  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Margaret Carey, an employee of the Department of Public Health  John F. Keenan    4/23/2015   
H.3346  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Susan Comeau an employee of Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission  Frank A. Moran    5/7/2015   
S.1932  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Teresa Amato, an employee of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services  Anthony W. Petruccelli    6/29/2015   
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  
7/13/2015   
H.3578  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Phanarath Siv, an employee of the Department of Children and Families  Tricia Farley-Bouvier    7/1/2015   
S.1977  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Kenneth Bascomb, an employee of the Massachusetts Department of Correction  Brian A. Joyce    8/20/2015   
H.3611  An Act to legitimize structures after six or ten years of continuous use  Joint Committee on the Judiciary    6/25/2015   
S.1975  An Act relative to regional bonus aid  Joint Committee on Education    7/23/2015   
S.1976  An Act to promote quality physical education  Joint Committee on Education    7/23/2015   
S.1980  An Act establishing a Commonwealth citizen service initiative  Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development    7/27/2015   
S.1915  Resolve relative to the reimbursement of Chester Gorski  Benjamin B. Downing    4/15/2015   
S.13  A report of the Senate Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change entitled: NO TIME TO WASTE: Our climate clock is ticking and our natural resources, public health and the future of our economy are at stake  Senate Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change    2/17/2015