Event Detail – Joint Committee on the Judiciary

Status:Completed

Event Date:10/22/2013

Start Time:1:00 PM

Location: B-2 Get Directions

Event Description

Torts

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S625 An Act relative to penalties for shoplifting William N. Brownsberger
2 S635 An Act relative to parental responsibility in bullying Gale D. Candaras
3 S690 An Act relative to strengthening the anti-slapp law Cynthia S. Creem
4 S729 An Act restoring enforcement of civil rights James B. Eldridge
5 S763 An Act to clarify the charitable purposes of certain organizations. Thomas M. McGee
6 S765 An Act revising the charitable immunity cap. Mark C. Montigny
7 S767 An Act relative to a private cause of action to prevent the cruel and inhumane treatment of animals Mark C. Montigny
8 S780 An Act relative to indemnification of University of Massachusetts Police Stanley C. Rosenberg
9 S786 An Act relative to employee records Richard J. Ross
10 S795 An Act protecting certain persons who render voluntary services at the scene of a disaster or catastrophe Karen E. Spilka
11 H27 An Act making uniform the law regarding trade secrets NONE
12 H32 An Act revising the Uniform Arbitration Act for commercial disputes NONE
13 H1170 An Act to reform the tort claims act Denise Andrews
14 H1206 An Act providing for the civil liability of drug dealers John J. Binienda
15 H1211 An Act relative to certain judicial procedures Garrett J. Bradley
Eugene L. O'Flaherty
16 H1212 An Act relative to the social host statute Garrett J. Bradley
17 H1213 An act to allow reasonable evaluation of civil damage claims Garrett J. Bradley
18 H1214 An act to simpify administrative aspect of evidentary use of medical information Garrett J. Bradley
19 H1216 An Act relative to punitive damages Garrett J. Bradley
20 H1225 An Act to protect intellectual property and trade secrets to promote economic development and job creation Garrett J. Bradley
21 H1229 An Act providing indemnity from prosecution for probation officers and court officers employed by the Trial Court Michael D. Brady
22 H1242 An Act to prevent vexatious litigation and waste of judicial resources Thomas J. Calter
23 H1254 An Act providing for equitable rights to indemnity for public employees Tackey Chan
24 H1267 An Act relative to the liability standards of public employers Nick Collins
25 H1271 An Act relative to the disposition of class action residual funds Thomas P. Conroy
26 H1285 An Act relative to providing a safe harbor for good samaritans Viriato Manuel deMacedo
27 H1317 An Act to regulate debt collection activity Linda Dorcena Forry
28 H1318 An Act to clarify the meal break law and to establish private enforcement Linda Dorcena Forry
29 H1326 An Act providing indemnity for certain police and firefighters John P. Fresolo
30 H1339 An Act relative to patient care access William C. Galvin
31 H1340 An Act relative to expert witnesses in actions for medical malpractice William C. Galvin
32 H1341 An Act relative to defibrillators in health clubs Sean Garballey
33 H1363 An Act relative to dog training areas in the Commonwealth Anne M. Gobi
34 H1368 An Act relative to damages Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
35 H1403 An Act relative to civil liability for protecting one's home Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
36 H1451 An Act reducing interest liability in treble damage settlements Kevin J. Kuros
37 H1453 An Act protecting businesses that donate to food banks Kevin J. Kuros
38 H1459 An Act relative to prejudgment interest rates Jason M. Lewis
39 H1482 An Act allowing for private arbitration for all parties involved in residential contracting Timothy R. Madden
40 H1485 An Act relative to emergency and disaster planning for health care providers Elizabeth A. Malia
41 H1503 An Act relative to farmers markets Paul McMurtry
42 H1504 An Act relative to the donations of leftover food by restaurants and cafeterias Paul McMurtry
43 H1550 An Act relative to the awarding of costs and attorney’s fees Alice Hanlon Peisch
44 H1555 An Act to reduce lead poisoning in children Alice Hanlon Peisch
45 H1560 An Act relative to civil liability for protecting one's home George N. Peterson, Jr.
46 H1570 An Act to promote pedestrian safety Denise Provost
47 H1573 An Act relative to contracts between court reporters and an attorney or party having a financial interest in an action Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.
48 H1576 An Act relative to the tort liability of hospitals. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
49 H1585 An Act relative to unfair and deceptive practices Dennis A. Rosa
50 H1587 An Act to restore enforcement of civil rights Byron Rushing
51 H1598 An Act to protect consumers from usurious rates on credit cards Tom Sannicandro
52 H1602 An Act relative to limited civil liability for sports officials Angelo M. Scaccia
53 H1606 An Act relative to agricultural crop and property destruction Paul A. Schmid, III
54 H1607 An Act relative to indemnification of University of Massachusetts Police John W. Scibak
55 H1629 An Act establishing a time frame for taking action against an appraiser Thomas M. Stanley
56 H1633 An Act relative to administration of the government William M. Straus
57 H1678 An Act to clarify the reporting of medical liability claims Steven M. Walsh
58 H1682 An Act relative to employee references Martha M. Walz
59 H1687 An Act relative to consumer protection laws Daniel B. Winslow