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Event Detail – Joint Committee on the Judiciary

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Event Date:5/7/2013

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Sex Offenders & Statutes of Limitations

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S633 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 633) of William N. Brownsberger, Harriette L. Chandler, Katherine M. Clark, Kenneth J. Donnelly and other members of the General Court for legislation to extend the statute of limitations in civil child sexual abuse cases. The Judiciary. William N. Brownsberger
2 S645 By Ms. Clark, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 645) of Katherine M. Clark, Jennifer L. Flanagan, Thomas M. Stanley, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide protection from child enticement. The Judiciary. Katherine M. Clark
3 S648 By Ms. Clark, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 648) of Katherine M. Clark, John W. Scibak, Jennifer L. Flanagan, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide protection from photographing, videotaping or electronically surveilling a partially nude or nude child. The Judiciary. Katherine M. Clark
4 S656 By Ms. Clark, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 656) of Katherine M. Clark, Paul Brodeur, Donald H. Wong, Michael J. Rodrigues and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect our communities. The Judiciary. Katherine M. Clark
5 S730 By Mr. Finegold, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 730) of Barry R. Finegold and Marcos A. Devers for legislation relative to the asset forfeiture of child pornography. The Judiciary. Barry R. Finegold
6 S745 By Mr. Joyce, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 745) of Brian A. Joyce for legislation to require police notification to certain neighbors of level 2 sex offenders. The Judiciary. Brian A. Joyce
7 S754 By Mr. Knapik, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 754) of Michael R. Knapik, Bruce E. Tarr, Robert L. Hedlund and Richard J. Ross for legislation to further regulate sex offender registration. The Judiciary. Michael R. Knapik
8 S755 By Mr. Knapik, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 755) of Michael R. Knapik, Bruce E. Tarr, Robert L. Hedlund and Richard J. Ross for legislation relative to electronic communication by sex offenders. The Judiciary. Michael R. Knapik
9 S757 By Mr. Knapik, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 757) of Michael R. Knapik, Bruce E. Tarr and Richard J. Ross for legislation to report child pornography. The Judiciary. Michael R. Knapik
10 S759 By Mr. Knapik, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 759) of Michael R. Knapik, Bruce E. Tarr and Richard J. Ross for legislation relative to the registration fee of sex offenders . The Judiciary. Michael R. Knapik
11 S769 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 769) of Mark C. Montigny, Sal N. DiDomenico, James B. Eldridge, Daniel A. Wolf and other members of the General Court for legislation to strengthen the Anti-Human Trafficking Law. The Judiciary. Mark C. Montigny
12 S775 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 775) of Richard T. Moore, Chief Steven Wojnar and Peter J. Durant for legislation relative to the protection of youth. The Judiciary. Richard T. Moore
13 S784 By Mr. Ross, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 784) of Richard J. Ross, Bruce E. Tarr and Michael R. Knapik for legislation relative to the unsealing of records. The Judiciary. Richard J. Ross
14 S802 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 802) of Bruce E. Tarr, Bruce J. Ayers, John P. Fresolo, Randy Hunt and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to out of state sex offenders. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
15 S803 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 803) of Bruce E. Tarr, John P. Fresolo, Randy Hunt, Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to rape of a child by force. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
16 S804 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 804) of Bruce E. Tarr, John P. Fresolo, Randy Hunt, Angelo L. D'Emilia and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to sexual deviants. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
17 S805 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 805) of Bruce E. Tarr, John P. Fresolo, Randy Hunt, F. Jay Barrows and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the statute of limitations for sex crimes in Massachusetts. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
18 S808 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 808) of Bruce E. Tarr and Richard J. Ross for legislation to promote gender equity. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
19 S811 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 811) of Bruce E. Tarr, Bruce J. Ayers, John P. Fresolo, Randy Hunt and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide transparent sex offender information to the public. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
20 S814 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 814) of Bruce E. Tarr, Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and Michael R. Knapik for legislation relative to timely classification of sex offenders. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
21 S815 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 815) of Bruce E. Tarr, Matthew A. Beaton, Katherine M. Clark, Angelo L. D'Emilia and other members of the General Court for legislation to enhance assessment information of the sexual offender registration board. The Judiciary. Bruce E. Tarr
22 S829 By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 829) of James E. Timilty, Louis L. Kafka, Daniel B. Winslow, Aaron Vega and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect off duty firefighters and emergency medical technicians. The Judiciary. James E. Timilty
23 H1171 By Mr. Arciero of Westford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1171) of James Arciero and others relative to the registration of certain sex offenders. The Judiciary. James Arciero
24 H1174 By Mr. Arciero of Westford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1174) of James Arciero and others relative to the Sex Offender Registry Board. The Judiciary. James Arciero
25 H1175 By Mr. Arciero of Westford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1175) of James Arciero and others for legislation to require prosecutors to notify victims of their rights to provide the Sex Offender Registry Board with written impact statements. The Judiciary. James Arciero
26 H1197 By Mr. Basile of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1197) of Carlo Basile and others relative to the classification of sex offenders who assault children as level 2 or 3 offenders. The Judiciary. Carlo Basile
27 H1200 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1200) of Jennifer E. Benson and Cory Atkins for legislation to require police departments in cities and towns to provide information to residents of the location of certain sex offenders. The Judiciary. Jennifer E. Benson
28 H1220 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1220) of Garrett J. Bradley and James M. Cantwell relative to parental rights of persons who fathered a child by rape. The Judiciary. Garrett J. Bradley
29 H1230 By Mr. Brodeur of Melrose, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1230) of Paul Brodeur and others relative to providing protection from child enticement. The Judiciary. Paul Brodeur
30 H1231 By Mr. Brodeur of Melrose, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1231) of Paul Brodeur and others relative to providing further protection from photographing, videotaping or electronically surveilling a partially nude or nude child. The Judiciary. Paul Brodeur
31 H1232 By Representative Brodeur of Melrose and Senator Clark, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1232) of Paul Brodeur, Katherine M. Clark and others relative to sex offenders and the protection of children. The Judiciary. Paul Brodeur
Katherine M. Clark
32 H1236 By Mr. Cabral of New Bedford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1236) of Antonio F. D. Cabral and others for legislation to protect children against sex offenders. The Judiciary. Antonio F. D. Cabral
33 H1252 By Mr. Chan of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1252) of Tackey Chan and others for legislation to regulate sex offender registration in the 21st century. The Judiciary. Tackey Chan
34 H1260 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1260) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera relative to further protecting children from sexual predators. The Judiciary. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
35 H1266 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1266) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera relative to the penalty for persons aiding in the commission of crimes against children. The Judiciary. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
36 H1273 By Mr. Coppinger of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1273) of Edward F. Coppinger and others for legislation to eliminate the statute of limitations for sex crimes in Massachusetts for criminal cases. The Judiciary. Edward F. Coppinger
37 H1274 By Mr. Coppinger of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1274) of Edward F. Coppinger and others for legislation to eliminate the statute of limitations for sex crimes in civil cases. The Judiciary. Edward F. Coppinger
38 H1282 By Mr. deMacedo of Plymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1282) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo and others relative to the penalties for the dissemination of matter harmful to minors in school. The Judiciary. Viriato Manuel deMacedo
39 H1291 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1291) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others relative to empowering the Sex Offender Board to reclassify repeat sex offenders. The Judiciary. Stephen L. DiNatale
40 H1292 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1292) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others relative to the sex offender registration. The Judiciary. Stephen L. DiNatale
41 H1293 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1293) of Stephen L. DiNatale and Walter F. Timilty relative to the sex offender registration. The Judiciary. Stephen L. DiNatale
42 H1331 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1331) of Paul K. Frost relative to sex offenders. The Judiciary. Paul K. Frost
43 H1333 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1333) of Paul K. Frost for legislation to prohibit convicted sex offenders from residing within 500 feet of school zones. The Judiciary. Paul K. Frost
44 H1367 By Mr. Golden of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1367) of Thomas A. Golden, Jr. relative to the penalties for enticing a child under the age of sixteen. The Judiciary. Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
45 H1377 By Mr. Heroux of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1377) of Paul R. Heroux and others relative to the classification of sex offenders diagnosed as pedophiles by a licensed mental health clinician. The Judiciary. Paul R. Heroux
46 H1381 By Mr. Heroux of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1381) of Paul R. Heroux and others relative to the registration of sex offenders moving into the Commonwealth from another state. The Judiciary. Paul R. Heroux
47 H1383 By Mr. Heroux of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1383) of Paul R. Heroux and others relative to the reporting sex offender treatment program outcomes by the Commissioner of Department of Corrections and the Department of Youth Services. The Judiciary. Paul R. Heroux
48 H1396 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1396) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the crime of incest. The Judiciary. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
49 H1406 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1406) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the enticement of children online. The Judiciary. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
50 H1409 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1409) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to protection from sex offenders. The Judiciary. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
51 H1450 By Mr. Koczera of New Bedford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1450) of Robert M. Koczera that the Sex Offender Registry Board classify convicted sex offenders and make rulings on appeals prior to release from sentences. The Judiciary. Robert M. Koczera
52 H1455 By Messrs. Lawn of Watertown and Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1455) of John J. Lawn, Jr., Thomas M. Stanley and others relative to the statute of limitations for certain sexual abuse crimes. The Judiciary. John J. Lawn, Jr.
Thomas M. Stanley
53 H1477 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1477) of Marc T. Lombardo relative to the defense of the dissemination of harmful material to minors in a school. The Judiciary. Marc T. Lombardo
54 H1490 By Mr. Mannal of Barnstable, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1490) of Brian R. Mannal and Kay Khan relative to the use of global position devices for certain sex offender who are paroled or on probation. The Judiciary. Brian R. Mannal
55 H1491 By Mr. Mannal of Barnstable, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1491) of Brian R. Mannal relative to reclassification and early termination of finally classified sex offenders. The Judiciary. Brian R. Mannal
56 H1493 By Mr. Mannal of Barnstable (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1493) of Brian R. Mannal relative to the penalties for indecent assault and battery on a minor. The Judiciary. Brian R. Mannal
57 H1509 By Mr. Michlewitz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1509) of Aaron Michlewitz for legislation to require the immediate registration of sex offenders. The Judiciary. Aaron Michlewitz
58 H1523 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1523) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr. for legislation to remove the statute of limitation for the offense of rape. The Judiciary. Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
59 H1526 By Representatives O'Connell of Taunton and Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1526) of Shaunna O'Connell, James J. Dwyer and others relative to public access to sex offender information. The Judiciary. Shaunna O'Connell
James J. Dwyer
60 H1527 By Representatives O'Connell of Taunton and Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1527) of Shaunna O'Connell, James J. Dwyer and others relative to the penalties for sexual abuse of a child under the age of 13. The Judiciary. Shaunna O'Connell
James J. Dwyer
61 H1528 By Representatives O'Connell of Taunton and Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1528) of Shaunna O'Connell, James J. Dwyer and others relative to the protection of children and developmentally disabled individuals. The Judiciary. Shaunna O'Connell
James J. Dwyer
62 H1529 By Representatives O'Connell of Taunton and Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1529) of Shaunna O'Connell, James J. Dwyer and others relative to the sex offender laws. The Judiciary. Shaunna O'Connell
James J. Dwyer
63 H1531 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1531) of Shaunna O'Connell and others relative to the evaluation and classification of persons by the Sex Offender Registry Board. The Judiciary. Shaunna O'Connell
64 H1532 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1532) of Shaunna O'Connell and others relative to juvenile sex offenders. The Judiciary. Shaunna O'Connell
65 H1543 By Mr. O'Flaherty of Chelsea, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1543) of Eugene L. O'Flaherty, John J. Lawn, Jr. and Thomas J. Calter for legislation to require homeless sex offenders on probation or parole supervision to wear a global positioning system device. The Judiciary. Eugene L. O'Flaherty
66 H1544 By Ms. Orrall of Lakeville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1544) of Keiko M. Orrall and others relative to the termination of parental rights in cases where a child is born of sexual assault or rape. The Judiciary. Keiko M. Orrall
67 H1566 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1566) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to the crime of incest. The Judiciary. Elizabeth A. Poirier
68 H1568 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1568) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and Stephen L. DiNatale for legislation to establish penalties for the crime of committing sexual abuse against persons with disabilities. The Judiciary. Elizabeth A. Poirier
69 H1577 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1577) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein and others relative to the protection of firefighters and emergency medical technicians from civil liability for rendering emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The Judiciary. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
70 H1611 By Mr. Scibak of South Hadley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1611) of John W. Scibak and Denise Provost relative to voyeurism and the inappropriate viewing of intimate areas of another person. The Judiciary. John W. Scibak
71 H1624 By Mr. Speliotis of Danvers, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1624) of Theodore C. Speliotis relative to the imposition of life sentences for second or subsequent convictions of the crime of rape. The Judiciary. Theodore C. Speliotis
72 H1660 By Representatives Turner of Dennis and Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1660) of Cleon H. Turner and others for legislation to prohibit sex offenders from employment or volunteer status at camps for children. The Judiciary. Cleon H. Turner
Sarah K. Peake
73 H1691 By Mr. Wong of Saugus, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1691) of Donald H. Wong and others relative to increasing the penalty for previously convicted felons subsequently convicted of the crime of rape of a child. The Judiciary. Donald H. Wong
74 H1692 By Mr. Wong of Saugus, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1692) of Donald H. Wong and others relative to the penalty imposed by the courts in the Commonwealth for the rape of a child under fourteen years of age. The Judiciary. Donald H. Wong
75 H1693 By Mr. Wong of Saugus, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1693) of Donald H. Wong, John P. Fresolo and Nicholas A. Boldyga relative to increasing the penalty for persons convicted of certain sexual crimes. The Judiciary. Donald H. Wong

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