Event Detail – Joint Committee on the Judiciary


Event Date:10/22/2013

Start Time:1:00 PM

Location: B-2 Get Directions

Event Description


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