Event Detail – Joint Committee on the Judiciary

Status:Completed

Event Date:2/28/2012

Start Time:1:00 PM

Location: B-2 Get Directions

Event Description

Torts & Constitutional Legislation

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H23 An Act making uniform the law regarding trade secrets
2 H1290 An Act relative to the disposition of class action residual funds Thomas P. Conroy
3 S840 An Act reforming the state's product liability system. Michael J. Rodrigues
4 H1386 An Act relative to eminent domain takings Martha M. Walz
5 H402 An Act authorizing the Department of Highways to acquire land in the city of Quincy and the town of Milton for the purpose of flood control and prevention Bruce J. Ayers
6 H1384 An Act relative to employee references Martha M. Walz
7 H2257 An Act relating to lead poisoning regulations Alice Hanlon Peisch
8 H2190 An Act relative to the defense of private property rights through the prevention of abusive eminent domain takings in the Commonwealth Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
9 H2218 An Act relative to civil liability for protecting one's home Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
10 S842 An Act relative to indemnification of University of Massachusetts Police. Stanley C. Rosenberg
11 H2194 An Act Relative to Medical Malpractice Claims Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
12 S668 An Act relative to parental responsibility in bullying Gale D. Candaras
13 H418 An Act improving patients' access to timely compensation Michael A. Costello
14 S766 An Act improving patients' access to timely compensation James B. Eldridge
15 H475 An Act relative to discrimination of veterans Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
16 H487 An Act relative to oil spills on public ways. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
17 H488 An Act relative to the tort liability of hospitals. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
18 S825 An Act revising the charitable immunity cap. Mark C. Montigny
19 S821 An Act establishing accountability for managed care organizations. Mark C. Montigny
20 H489 An Act Relative to Unfair and Deceptive Practices Dennis A. Rosa
21 H501 An Act Relative to Discrimination Because of a Known Relationship or Association With a Handicapped Individual John W. Scibak
22 H2135 An Act relative to court proceedings Garrett J. Bradley
23 H2857 An Act relative to limited civil liability for sports officials Angelo M. Scaccia
24 H1300 An Act to improve quality, encourage peer review and reduce costs in health care William C. Galvin
Louis L. Kafka
25 H1302 An Act relative to expert witnesses in actions for medical malpractice William C. Galvin
Louis L. Kafka
26 H1301 An Act relative to patient care access William C. Galvin
Louis L. Kafka
27 H528 An Act reforming the tort claim act Daniel K. Webster
28 H491 An Act to restore enforcement of civil rights Byron Rushing
29 S819 An Act to clarify the charitable purposes of certain organizations. Thomas M. McGee
30 H2167 An Act regulating employment of unauthorized workers John V. Fernandes
Richard T. Moore
31 H421 An Act improving patients' access to timely compensation Sean Curran
32 H494 An Act relative to adverse event management Tom Sannicandro
33 H466 An Act to limit the liability of the MWRA. Ronald Mariano
34 H467 An Act relating to medical malpractice liability of health professionals in emergency response Ronald Mariano
35 H2156 An Act providing for equitable rights to indemnity for public employees Tackey Chan
36 H465 An Act relative to EMTALA providers Elizabeth A. Malia
37 H496 An Act to protect consumers from usurious rates on credit cards Tom Sannicandro
38 H1365 An Act relative to eminent domain Christopher N. Speranzo
39 H1360 An Act relative to the protection of firefighters and emergency medical technicians Kathi-Anne Reinstein
40 H2283 An Act relative to consumer protection laws Daniel B. Winslow
41 H1359 An Act to compensate the owners of private property for the effects of certain regulatory restrictions George N. Peterson, Jr.
42 S897 An Act relative to the protection of off duty firefighters and emergency medical technicians James E. Timilty
43 H1358 An Act protecting the rights of private property owners George N. Peterson, Jr.
44 H2281 An Act establishing a seat belt defense Daniel B. Winslow
45 H1363 An Act relative to indemnification of University of Massachusetts Police John W. Scibak
46 H1382 An Act requiring a cleanup of Brownfield sites taken by eminent domain Steven M. Walsh
47 H2144 An act to allow reasonable evaluation of civil damage claims Garrett J. Bradley
48 H2143 An act to simpify administrative aspect of evidentary use of medical information Garrett J. Bradley
49 S770 An Act restoring enforcement of civil rights James B. Eldridge
50 H2137 An Act providing for the equitable apportionment of certain liens Garrett J. Bradley
51 H1838 An Act relative to agricultural crop and property destruction Paul A. Schmid, III
52 S701 An Act relating to liability of health professionals in emergency response Cynthia S. Creem
53 H3385 An Act relative to providing a safe harbor for good samaritans Viriato Manuel deMacedo
54 H2842 An Act relative to unfair competition Michael J. Moran
55 H1326 An Act relative to personal injury protection John D. Keenan
56 H2140 An act relative to personal injury protection litigation Garrett J. Bradley
57 H2230 An Act relative to defibrillators in health clubs Louis L. Kafka
58 S808 An Act improving patients' access to timely compensation Thomas P. Kennedy
59 H2177 An Act relative to eminent domain Anne M. Gobi
60 H1327 An Act relative to interest added to damages in contract actions John D. Keenan
61 H2815 An Act relative to the liability standards of public employers Nick Collins
62 H2171 An Act providing indemnity for certain police and firefighters John P. Fresolo
63 H2241 An Act relative to judgment interest Ronald Mariano
64 H2176 An Act relative to dog training areas in the Commonwealth Anne M. Gobi
65 S772 Resolutions restoring free speech James B. Eldridge
66 H3360 An Act relative to photocopier eraser Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
67 S824 An Act relative to public charities Mark C. Montigny
68 S734 An Act relative to strengthening the anti-slapp law Cynthia S. Creem
69 H3142 An Act providing for the civil liability of drug dealers John J. Binienda
70 H2846 An Act making uniform the law regarding trade secrets Eugene L. O'Flaherty
71 H2151 An Act relative to personal injury litigation Garrett J. Bradley
72 S788 An Act to rescind all previous calls for a federal constitutional convention Robert L. Hedlund
73 H2821 An Act to clarify the meal break law and to establish private enforcement Linda Dorcena Forry
James B. Eldridge
74 S647 An Act relative to interest added to damages in contract actions. Frederick E. Berry
75 S649 An Act relative to limitation of attorney's fees Frederick E. Berry
76 S648 An Act relative to judgment and execution Frederick E. Berry
77 S645 An Act relative to interest added damages in contract actions Frederick E. Berry
78 S646 An Act relative to interest added to damages in contract actions Frederick E. Berry
79 H2799 An Act permitting persons to bring car damage arising from a pothole against the public entity into small claims court Tackey Chan
80 S790 An Act to increase transparency of public charities Patricia D. Jehlen
81 S834 An Act reforming the medical malpractice system Richard T. Moore
82 H3744 An Act relative to the social host statute Garrett J. Bradley
83 S2061 An Act to enhance community safety Richard T. Moore
84 H3913 An Act to enhance community safety John V. Fernandes
Richard T. Moore
85 H3934 An act to increase transparency in the Massachusetts land record systems to protect the propertyrights of homeowners and businesses Michael D. Brady
Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1860 An Act relative to eminent domain. Stephen M. Brewer