Event Detail – Joint Committee on the Judiciary


Event Date:7/6/2011

Start Time:1:00 PM

Location: Wilmington Public High School

161 Church Street
Wilmington, MA 01887 Get Directions

Event Description

Court Administration

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H27 An Act revising the Uniform Arbitration Act for commercial disputes
2 H29 An Act revising the law recognizing foreign-court money judgments
3 H30 An Act making uniform certain aspects of mediation
4 H31 An Act to establish uniform collaborative law
5 H455 An Act relative to family justice centers Peter J. Koutoujian
6 H2166 An Act relative to security in all court buildings and facilities John V. Fernandes
7 H391 An Act Relative to Assistant Clerks of the District Court Geraldo Alicea
8 H1291 An Act relative to the trial list in superior court criminal cases. Brian S. Dempsey
9 H1385 An Act relative to the maximum age for jurors Martha M. Walz
10 S1859 An Act relative to the trial list in criminal cases. Steven A. Baddour
11 H2254 An Act improving the administration of the judicial branch Alice Hanlon Peisch
12 H393 An Act relative to authorizing retired clerk magistrates and assistant clerk magistrates to perform certain duties Demetrius J. Atsalis
13 S735 An Act relative to the management of the trial court. Cynthia S. Creem
14 S736 An Act relative to the first justice of the probate and family court. Cynthia S. Creem
15 H397 An Act relative to collecting bargaining for certain judicial employees Demetrius J. Atsalis
16 S737 An Act relative to employees of the trial court Cynthia S. Creem
17 S707 An Act to require the reporting of satisfaction of judgments awarding money damages. Cynthia S. Creem
18 S709 An Act regarding the issuance of a warrant where there is an imminent threat Cynthia S. Creem
19 S739 An Act regarding disposition of certain criminal offenses as civil infractions Cynthia S. Creem
20 H498 An Act relative to the Franklin and Hampshire counties juvenile court John W. Scibak
21 S714 An Act regarding judicial disqualification. Cynthia S. Creem
22 S715 An Act relative to insubstantial, frivolous or bad faith claims in district and municipal courts Cynthia S. Creem
23 S716 An Act to permit independent enforcement of restitution orders in criminal cases. Cynthia S. Creem
24 S717 An Act to authorize transfer of supplementary proceedings when the judgment debtor moves to another district. Cynthia S. Creem
25 S740 An Act relative to small claims Cynthia S. Creem
26 S718 An Act to clarify the venue of prosecution for larceny by check. Cynthia S. Creem
27 S719 An Act to exempt certain criminal misdemeanors from the hearing provisions of G.L. C. 218. Cynthia S. Creem
28 S738 An Act relative to the jurisdiction of the Suffolk County Housing Court Cynthia S. Creem
29 H460 An Act to adequately compensate career prosecutors David Paul Linsky
30 H461 An Act regulating fees for the registration of attorneys David Paul Linsky
31 H2202 An Act relative to increasing the jurisdictional amount in small claims cases Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
32 H2203 An Act relative to juror service Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
33 H1381 An Act authorizing Framingham to join the Housing Court Department Chris Walsh
34 H2193 An Act relative to establishing a commission to study medical malpractice courts Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
35 S660 An Act exempting law enforcement officers from jury duty Stephen M. Brewer
36 S1861 An Act relative to the rate of compensation paid to court appointed attorneys. Gale D. Candaras
37 S667 An Act relative to a surcharge on criminal cases. Gale D. Candaras
38 S902 An Act relative to identity theft jurisdiction. Steven A. Tolman
39 S669 An Act relative to the warrant management system. Gale D. Candaras
40 H474 An Act relative to the vacation time of a certain employee of the Trial Court Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
41 H476 An Act Relative to the Officers of the Court Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
42 S680 An Act relative to the service of civil process Katherine M. Clark
43 S794 An Act allowing for increased efficiencies in judicial administration Brian A. Joyce
44 S639 An Act relative to anti gang injunctions Frederick E. Berry
45 S681 An Act reforming the judicial system Katherine M. Clark
46 S644 An Act relative to furnishing transcript of notes or CDs; fees Frederick E. Berry
47 H441 An Act relative to the geographical jurisdiction of the housing court Jay R. Kaufman
48 H443 An Act relative to interest added to damages in contract actions John D. Keenan
49 H444 An Act relative to the duties of judges John D. Keenan
50 H495 An Act relative to electronic notarization Tom Sannicandro
51 S877 An Act relative to judicial recusal. Bruce E. Tarr
52 H1370 An Act creating a pilot program to discourage drinking by individuals under the legal drinking age and to provide a non-criminal disposition process for first offenders, including alcohol education Thomas M. Stanley
John Hart, Jr.
53 H1277 An Act to establish the uniform enforcement of foreign judgments Ruth B. Balser
54 H415 An Act relative to small claims court James M. Cantwell
55 H1315 An Act relative to a court approved parent education program Colleen M. Garry
56 H2284 An Act relative to retirement of appointed Clerk-Magistrates, Assistant Clerks, Recorders and Assistant Recorders Daniel B. Winslow
57 H416 An Act to exempt family members of murder victims from jury service James M. Cantwell
F. Jay Barrows
58 H2187 An Act relative to the judicial advisory board Randy Hunt
59 H2188 An Act relative to the advisory committee on personnel standards Randy Hunt
60 H2186 An Act relative to the jury management advisory committee Randy Hunt
61 S896 An Act relative to essential regional services James E. Timilty
62 H410 An Act relative to private bar counsel William N. Brownsberger
63 H2148 An Act to assist in the administration of justice Garrett J. Bradley
64 S862 An Act to promote consumer rights and enhance exemptions in the small claims courts. Karen E. Spilka
65 H1361 An Act relative to appeals Byron Rushing
66 S889 An act relative to recording court proceedings. Bruce E. Tarr
67 H2221 An Act providing for certain exemptions from jury duty Louis L. Kafka
68 H2222 An Act relative to the collection of judgements Louis L. Kafka
69 H2223 An Act relative to the use of telephones in places of detention Louis L. Kafka
70 H2226 An Act Relative to judicial discretion regarding immigration status Louis L. Kafka
71 H2185 An Act relative to the Middlesex Probate Court Sheila C. Harrington
72 S700 An Act providing for the waiver of fees for contesting motor vehicle infractions Cynthia S. Creem
73 H2229 An Act to centralize public availability of prospective juror lists Louis L. Kafka
74 H2142 An act relative to the examination of jurors Garrett J. Bradley
75 H2138 An Act relative to discretion to the allocation of certain settlement proceeds Garrett J. Bradley
76 H2141 An Act granting discretion to the superior court to allocate certain settlement proceeds Garrett J. Bradley
77 H3359 An act relative to funding for prosecutors and public defenders Viriato Manuel deMacedo
78 H1348 An Act granting authority over notaries public to the Secretary of State. Kevin J. Murphy
79 H2168 An Act relative to the sealing of criminal records John V. Fernandes
80 H2169 An Act relative to the administration of sealing criminal cases John V. Fernandes
81 H1325 An Act relative to flags display in courts John D. Keenan
82 S807 An Act relative to jury service Thomas P. Kennedy
83 H1320 An Act relative to site plan review Kevin G. Honan
84 H1285 An Act relative to the committee for public counsel services William N. Brownsberger
85 H1356 An Act Relative to Board of Bar Overseers Annual Registration Fees Vincent A. Pedone
86 H3290 An Act to establish the Commonwealth veteran corps Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
87 S721 An Act relating to costs of appeals by the Commonwealth Cynthia S. Creem
88 S769 An Act defining certain administrative records as public records James B. Eldridge
89 H1304 An Act Relative to the enhancement of regional services William C. Galvin
Louis L. Kafka
90 H2184 An Act relative to creating a commission to study simplifying the Trial Court Sheila C. Harrington
91 S726 An Act relative to the recording of judgments, decrees and orders of the Probate and Family Court Cynthia S. Creem
92 S806 An Act relative to forfeiture of property in cases of prostitution John F. Keenan
93 H2269 An Act to establish standards of conduct for district attorneys and provide for duties of the supreme judicial court and for penalties Benjamin Swan
94 H2182 An Act protecting personal information Patricia A. Haddad
95 H2149 An Act relative to court proceedings Garrett J. Bradley
96 H2172 An Act Resolution requesting the Governor (with consent of the council) to remove Roderick L, Ireland from the office of Chief Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court Francis X. Spina from the office of associate justice of the Supreme Judicial Court, Judith A. Cowin from the office of associate justice of the Supreme Judicial Court, and Robert J. Cordy from the office of associate justice of the Supreme Judicial Court Denise C. Garlick
97 H2150 An Act relative to court proceedings Garrett J. Bradley
98 H2270 An Act to establish the Massachusetts Innocence Commission Benjamin Swan
99 S742 An Act relative to certain proceedings relating to corporations Cynthia S. Creem
100 S745 An Act on court cost of indigent persons Cynthia S. Creem
101 S746 An Act on appellate jurisdiction Cynthia S. Creem
102 S748 An Act relative to the indigent court costs statute Cynthia S. Creem
103 S747 An Act to remove an inconsistency between c.246, sec 40 and c.235 sec 16 Cynthia S. Creem
104 H2271 An Act relative to the advisory board to the justices of the supreme judicial court Timothy J. Toomey, Jr.
105 S760 An Act relative to the advisory board to the justices of the supreme judicial court Sal N. DiDomenico
106 H2158 An Act relative to confidentiality and complaints against judges Linda Campbell
107 H2265 An Act relative to the compensation of judicial officers and cost of living adjustments Ellen Story
108 S780 An Act relative to the criminal history systems board. Jennifer L. Flanagan
109 S750 An Act relative to supplementary process Cynthia S. Creem
110 S642 An Act relative to cameras in the courtroom Frederick E. Berry
111 S643 An Act relative to flags; display in courts Frederick E. Berry
112 S650 An Act relative to the duties of judges Frederick E. Berry
113 H2844 An Act pertaining to judicial years of service James M. Murphy
114 H2816 An Act to modify Section 3 of Chapter 150(e) bargaining units; rules and regulations; procedure; and officers excepted Nick Collins
115 H2859 An Act creating a special commission on the treatment of opiate addiction in the Commonwealth. Joyce A. Spiliotis
116 S781 An Act relative to the transfer of assistant clerk magistrates. Jennifer L. Flanagan
117 H3230 An Act relative to court fees James Arciero
118 H2824 An Act relative to civil process reform Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
119 S685 An Act providing further protection for grand jurors Katherine M. Clark
120 H3286 An Act to implement evidence-based practices in the Massachusetts justice system Carolyn C. Dykema
Jonathan Hecht
121 H3137 An Act establishing regional lock up facilities Bruce J. Ayers
122 S751 An Act improving juror service Cynthia S. Creem
123 S752 An Act improving juror service responses Cynthia S. Creem
124 S638 An Act clarifying the scope of the work of the task force on separate and secure waiting areas Frederick E. Berry
125 H2848 An Act relative to Anti Gang Injunctions Eugene L. O'Flaherty