Senate Committee onBills in the Third Reading

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It shall be the duty of the committee on Bills in the Third Reading to consider all bills and resolves prior to their final reading, and examine, correct and recommend such amendments as may be necessary concerning duplication, grammatical errors, and constitutionality. The committee shall also consider all amendments subsequent to third reading and all amendments from the House. The committee shall also act in relation to all resolutions and proposals, and act on any other matters referred thereto.
Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
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Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
H.3617  An Act relative to certain affordable housing in the city of Boston  Gloria L. Fox    3/31/2016   
S.1078  An Act relative to the charter of the town of Sutton  Ryan C. Fattman    9/24/2015   
S.897  An Act relative to Forest Hills Cemetery  Michael F. Rush    3/30/2016   
S.1066  An Act allowing the city of Everett to increase the fee for lodging house licenses  Sal N. DiDomenico    7/29/2015   
S.1067  An Act allowing the city of Everett to increase the fee for second class motor dealers licenses  Sal N. DiDomenico    7/29/2015   
S.24  An Act amending the town charter for the town of Randolph  Brian A. Joyce    4/30/2015   
H.3344  An Act relative to the composition of the Salem Board of Health  Paul Tucker 
Joan B. Lovely  
6/29/2016   
H.3598  An Act relative to preliminary elections for certain offices in the city of Lawrence  Frank A. Moran    10/15/2015   
S.1951  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Robert McMahan, an employee of the Department of Public Health  Marc R. Pacheco    10/19/2015   
H.3561  An Act relative to the interest rate on sewer assessments in the town of Stoughton  House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading    7/29/2015   
H.3575  An Act authorizing the town of Pelham to continue the employment of Raymond A. Murphy, Jr. as fire chief  Ellen Story    6/9/2016   
S.1937  An Act increasing the exemption for residential property to 30 percent in the town of Nantucket  Daniel A. Wolf    4/7/2016   
S.1940  An Act authorizing the relocation, replacement, reconstruction and maintenance of a piling supported building in the town of Newbury  Bruce E. Tarr    7/29/2015   
H.3594  An Act authorizing the town of Pembroke to use water supply and conservation land for public way purposes  Josh S. Cutler    11/5/2015   
H.3637  An Act designating a certain bridge in the city of Boston The Honorable Arthur J. Lewis, Jr. Bridge  Edward F. Coppinger 
Michael F. Rush  
3/30/2016   
S.1957  An Act providing for recall elections in the town of Erving  Stanley C. Rosenberg    3/31/2016   
S.1967  An Act relative to the provision of group health insurance benefits in the town of Athol  Anne M. Gobi    1/28/2016   
S.1963  An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Anthony Hart, an employee of the Department of Mental Health  Harriette L. Chandler    8/24/2015   
H.3649  An Act relative to the health insurance of certain elected individuals in the town of Tyringham  William Smitty Pignatelli 
Benjamin B. Downing  
4/7/2016   
H.3664  An Act authorizing the town of Orleans to lease a certain parcel of land  Sarah K. Peake 
Daniel A. Wolf  
11/18/2015   
H.3686  An Act relative to the appointment of special police officers in the town of Bridgewater  Angelo L. D'Emilia 
Marc R. Pacheco  
3/31/2016   
S.1992  An Act authorizing the town of Milton to establish a special purpose stabilization fund  Brian A. Joyce    1/28/2016   
H.3714  An Act authorizing the town of North Andover to grant an additional liquor license for the sale of alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure    6/30/2016   
H.3742  An Act establishing a year-round market rate rental housing trust fund in the town of Provincetown  Sarah K. Peake 
Daniel A. Wolf  
6/16/2016   
H.3778  An Act validating the actions taken at the annual town election held in the town of Dudley  Charles D. Baker    3/31/2016   
S.2042  An Act relative to the Gloucester Fisheries Commission  Bruce E. Tarr    3/31/2016   
S.2053  An Act supporting military leave  Senate Committee on Ways and Means    11/18/2015   
S.2055  An Act authorizing the city of Easthampton to grant eight additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Donald F. Humason, Jr.    3/10/2016   
H.3872  An Act authorizing the town of Walpole to grant 5 additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Louis L. Kafka 
James E. Timilty  
3/3/2016   
H.3881  An Act relative to the creation of a renewable energy fund in the town of Dedham  Paul McMurtry 
Michael F. Rush  
6/28/2016   
H.3891  An Act authorizing the city of Salem to grant one additional license for the sale of wine and malt beverages to be drunk on the premises and establishing and economic development fund  Paul Tucker 
Joan B. Lovely  
6/29/2016   
H.3924  An Act relative to the town of Mattapoisett general by-laws  William M. Straus    3/31/2016   
H.3896  An Act authorizing the town of Westborough to grant an additional liquor license  Hannah Kane    5/19/2016   
H.3957  An Act relative to the use of a parcel of land in the city of Woburn for recreational purposes  James J. Dwyer    6/28/2016   
S.2090  An Act authorizing the town of Middleborough to exchange certain parcels of conservation land  Marc R. Pacheco    3/31/2016   
H.3991  An Act validating action taken by the Martha's Vineyard Refuse Disposal and Resource Recovery District  Timothy R. Madden 
Daniel A. Wolf  
3/21/2016   
H.3948  An Act authorizing the City of Springfield to transfer certain property to Habitat for Humanity  House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading    1/28/2016   
H.4003  An Act amending the charter of the city known as the town of Greenfield  Paul W. Mark    4/28/2016   
H.4014  An Act authorizing the town administrator of the town of Milton to appoint the police chief   Walter F. Timilty    5/12/2016   
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  
6/28/2016   
S.2130  An Act authorizing the town of Hubbardston to exchange of a parcel of land located on Ragged Hill Road for a parcel of land located on Gardner Road  Anne M. Gobi    3/31/2016   
S.2225  An Act relative to contracts in the city of Somerville  Patricia D. Jehlen    6/16/2016   
H.4217  An Act relative to the Robin Reyes Capital Stabilization Fund in the town of Dedham  Joint Committee on Revenue    6/29/2016   
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    6/16/2016   
H.4238  An Act authorizing the town of Foxborough to grant 2 additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure    6/29/2016   
S.2250  An Act authorizing the town of Mendon to return a certain parcel in the town of Mendon to John D. Gannett, Jr. and Ute D. Gannett  Ryan C. Fattman    6/16/2016   
S.2249  An Act relative to the temporary use of the Clapp School in the City of Woburn  Kenneth J. Donnelly    6/16/2016   
H.4246  An Act authorizing the city of Medford to use certain land for any municipal purpose  House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading    5/12/2016   
S.2281  An Act authorizing the Town of Windsor to continue the employment of Police Chief Thomas Barnaby  Benjamin B. Downing    6/28/2016   
S.2291  An Act authorizing the town of Wenham to grant an additional license for the sale of alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises  Bruce E. Tarr    6/29/2016   
H.4303  An Act authorizing the establishment of a municipal job creation and retention trust and project mitigation contribution ("linkage") program for job creation and retention in the city of Somerville  Christine P. Barber    6/16/2016   
S.2300  An Act authorizing the town of Spencer to issue certain bonds for terms of 30 years  Anne M. Gobi    6/29/2016   
H.4378  An Act establishing a certain reserve fund in the town of Middleton  Bradley H. Jones, Jr.    6/29/2016   
S.2319  An Act authorizing the town of Warren to continue the employment of Dennis Desrosiers  Anne M. Gobi    6/29/2016   
S.1626  Resolve relative to Southern Middlesex County  Kenneth J. Donnelly    4/25/2016   
S.2000  Message from His Excellency the Governor (pursuant to Part the Second, Chapter I, Section I, Article II of the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) returning with his objections thereto in writing, the engrossed Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Anthony Hart, an employee of the Department of Mental Health (Senate, No. 1963).  Charles D. Baker    8/24/2015   
S.2007  Message from His Excellency the Governor (pursuant to Part the Second, Chapter I, Section I, Article II of the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) returning with his objections thereto in writing, the engrossed Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Robert McMahan, an employee of the Department of Public Health (Senate, No. 1951, amended).  Charles D. Baker    9/8/2015   
S.2007  Message from His Excellency the Governor (pursuant to Part the Second, Chapter I, Section I, Article II of the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) returning with his objections thereto in writing, the engrossed Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Robert McMahan, an employee of the Department of Public Health (Senate, No. 1951, amended).  Charles D. Baker    9/8/2015   
S.2007  Message from His Excellency the Governor (pursuant to Part the Second, Chapter I, Section I, Article II of the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) returning with his objections thereto in writing, the engrossed Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Robert McMahan, an employee of the Department of Public Health (Senate, No. 1951, amended).  Charles D. Baker    10/28/2015   
S.2007  Message from His Excellency the Governor (pursuant to Part the Second, Chapter I, Section I, Article II of the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) returning with his objections thereto in writing, the engrossed Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Robert McMahan, an employee of the Department of Public Health (Senate, No. 1951, amended).  Charles D. Baker    10/28/2015