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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Transportation

Status:Completed

Event Date:10/31/2013

Start Time:1:00 PM

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Event Description

MBTA, RTA, tolls, commuter rail and railroad, and bridge naming

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1641 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1641) of Gale D. Candaras, Denise Andrews and Bruce E. Tarr for legislation relative to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. Transportation. Gale D. Candaras
2 S1655 By Mr. Donnelly, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1655) of Kenneth J. Donnelly, Daniel A. Wolf, Christine E. Canavan, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a more equitable public transit fare structure. Transportation. Kenneth J. Donnelly
3 S1669 By Mr. Keenan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1669) of John F. Keenan, Bruce J. Ayers, Tackey Chan, Mark J. Cusack and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to directing the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority to install sound barriers in Quincy and Braintree. Transportation. John F. Keenan
4 S1681 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1681) of Mark C. Montigny for legislation to facilitate the completion of the New Bedford/Fall River commuter rail extension project. Transportation. Mark C. Montigny
5 S1696 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1696) of Marc R. Pacheco, John F. Keenan and Michael D. Brady for legislation relative to restroom breaks for public transit. Transportation. Marc R. Pacheco
6 S1700 By Mr. Rush, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1700) of Michael F. Rush, Thomas J. Calter and Carolyn C. Dykema for legislation relative to disabled veterans . Transportation. Michael F. Rush
7 S1702 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1702) of Karen E. Spilka and Chris Walsh for legislation to grant authority to the secretary of the executive office of transportation and public works to charge and collect tolls at the borders of the Commonwealth. Transportation. Karen E. Spilka
8 S1704 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1704) of Karen E. Spilka for legislation to freeze the tolls on the Massachusetts turnpike and the metropolitan highway system. Transportation. Karen E. Spilka
9 S1705 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1705) of Karen E. Spilka, John V. Fernandes, Chris Walsh and Carolyn C. Dykema for legislation to prohibit tolls on the Massachusetts turnpike. Transportation. Karen E. Spilka
10 S1864 By Mr. Rush, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Michael F. Rush, Edward F. Coppinger, Walter F. Timilty, Thomas P. Kennedy and other members of the General Court for legislation to designate a certain bridge in the city of Boston, The Brigadier General William J. Gormley III Bridge . Transportation. Michael F. Rush
11 S1874 By Mr. Brewer, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Stephen M. Brewer and Anne M. Gobi for legislation to designate a certain bridge in the town of Barre as the Barre American Legion Bridge. Transportation. Stephen M. Brewer
12 H3023 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3023) of Garrett J. Bradley and Thomas J. Calter for legislation relative to labor relations governing commuter rail employers working within the boundaries of the Commonwealth. Transportation. Garrett J. Bradley
13 H3024 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3024) of Garrett J. Bradley for legislation to provide counseling services and medical leave for crew members of a railroad compnay involved in an accident resulting in loss of life or serious bodily injury. Transportation. Garrett J. Bradley
14 H3025 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3025) of Garrett J. Bradley and Thomas J. Calter for legislation to maintain the classification of commuter rail workers. Transportation. Garrett J. Bradley
15 H3054 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3054) of Paul K. Frost relative to discount tolls for certain motorists who participate in the fast lane toll program. Transportation. Paul K. Frost
16 H3059 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3059) of Sean Garballey and others for legislation to establish a public transit fare structure. Transportation. Sean Garballey
17 H3066 By Ms. Gobi of Spencer (by request), a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 3066) of Susan Rowden relative to directing the Department of Highways to study the feasibility of suspending tolls on the I-84/Sturbridge toll station on the Massachusetts Turnpike on Thanksgiving Day. Transportation. Anne M. Gobi
18 H3085 By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3085) of Louis L. Kafka and James E. Timilty for legislation to expand the "the ride" service of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority to communities within twenty-five miles of the city of Boston. Transportation. Louis L. Kafka
19 H3101 By Mr. Mannal of Barnstable, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3101) of Brian R. Mannal for legislation to designate the state highway Route 6 bridges spanning Route 132 in the town of Barnstable as the “U.S. Navy SEAL Kevin A. Houston Veterans Memorial". Transportation. Brian R. Mannal
20 H3109 By Mr. Murphy of Weymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3109) of James M. Murphy for the establishment of a commission to make an investigation and study of "open road tolling" for the purpose of eliminating toll booths in the Commonwealth. Transportation. James M. Murphy
21 H3116 By Mr. Parisella of Beverly, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3116) of Jerald A. Parisella and others for legislation to authorize certain veterans to use facilities of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority and regional transit authorities without cost to such veterans. Transportation. Jerald A. Parisella
22 H3118 By Mr. Parisella of Beverly, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3118) of Jerald A. Parisella and Denise Andrews for legislation to direct the Secretary for Administration and Finance to conduct an actuarial study of the MBTA retirement fund. Transportation. Jerald A. Parisella
23 H3119 By Representative Peake of Provincetown and Senator Rosenberg, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3119) of Sarah K. Peake, Stanley Rosenberg and others for legislation to authorize regional transit authorities to establish enterprise funds. Transportation. Sarah K. Peake
Stanley C. Rosenberg
24 H3130 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3130) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein relative to tolls on the Tobin/Mystic River Bridge and Sumner Tunnel. Transportation. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
25 H3131 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3131) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein for legislation to limit the tolls charged residents of the city of Revere, the towns of Chelsea and Winthrop, and residents of Essex County for use of the Sumner Tunnel. Transportation. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
26 H3132 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3132) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein that the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority be prohibited from charging tolls to certain persons seventy years of age or older. Transportation. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
27 H3133 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3133) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein relative to eliminating transit fares for certain members of the armed forces and their dependents. Transportation. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
28 H3134 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3134) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein relative to toll charges on the Tobin Bridge for residents of the city of Revere and the town of Saugus. Transportation. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
29 H3137 By Mr. Sannicandro of Ashland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3137) of Tom Sannicandro for legislation to eliminate tolls on the Massachusetts Turnpike. Transportation. Tom Sannicandro
30 H3139 By Mr. Sannicandro of Ashland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3139) of Tom Sannicandro and Chris Walsh for legislation to establish a passenger's bill of rights for rail service patrons. Transportation. Tom Sannicandro
31 H3141 By Mr. Sciortino of Medford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3141) of Carl M. Sciortino, Jr. and others relative to contract assistance for Central Artery debt of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. Transportation. Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.
32 H3168 By Mr. Wagner of Chicopee, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3168) of Joseph F. Wagner relative to the issuance of permits to build structures on land formerly used as a railroad right of way. Transportation. Joseph F. Wagner
33 H3170 By Mr. Wagner of Chicopee, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3170) of Joseph F. Wagner relative to railroad crossings. Transportation. Joseph F. Wagner
34 H3172 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3172) of Martha M. Walz relative to renaming the "Copley Station" and the "Science Park Station" by the Massachusetts Bay Transportaion Authority. Transportation. Martha M. Walz
35 H3173 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3173) of Martha M. Walz, Cory Atkins and Carl M. Sciortino, Jr. relative to making the MBTA subject to historic district regulations and other laws regulating properties listed on the national, state, or municipal list of historic places. Transportation. Martha M. Walz
36 H3283 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3283) of Garrett J. Bradley relative to motor carrier railroad employees. Transportation. Garrett J. Bradley
37 H3649 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein, Robert A. DeLeo and Anthony W. Petruccelli for legislation to designate a certain bridge in the city of Revere as the Rita Singer Bridge. Transportation. Kathi-Anne Reinstein

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