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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government

Status:Completed

Event Date:1/16/2014

Start Time:10:30 AM

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Event Description

Municipal, Finance & Home Rules

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1938 By Ms. Murray, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1938) of Therese Murray, Timothy R. Madden and David T. Vieira (by vote of the town)for legislation to authorize the board of selectmen to exempt certain eco-toilet installations from sewer connections and associated betterments in the town of Falmouth. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Therese Murray
2 S1939 By Ms. Murray, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1939) of Therese Murray, Timothy R. Madden and David T. Vieira (by vote of the town) for legislation to regulate sewer service area betterment assessments in the town of Falmouth. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Therese Murray
3 S1940 By Ms. Murray, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1940) of Therese Murray, David T. Vieira and Timothy R. Madden (by vote of the town)for legislation to further amend Chapter 654 of the Acts of 1975 (2). Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Therese Murray
4 S1941 By Ms. Murray, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1941) of Therese Murray, David T. Vieira and Timothy R. Madden (by vote of the town) for legislation to further amend Chapter 654 of the Acts of 1975. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Therese Murray
5 S1961 By Mr. Rodrigues, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1961) of Michael J. Rodrigues and Paul A. Schmid, III (by vote of the town)for legislation to authorize the town of Westport to lease a certain parcel of land. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Michael J. Rodrigues
6 H3768 [SPONSOR] recommending legislation relative to validating the charter amendments approved at the May 15, 2006 annual town meeting held in the town of Swampscott. Deval L. Patrick
7 H3773 By Representative Kulik of Worthington and Senator Spilka, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Stephen Kulik, Karen E. Spilka and others relative to borrowing by municipalities. Municipalities and Regional Government. Stephen Kulik
Karen E. Spilka
8 H3776 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3776) of Jennifer E. Benson and James B. Eldridge (by vote of the town) that the town of Acton be authorized to transfer certain forest land to general municipal purposes. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Jennifer E. Benson
9 H3814 By Mr. Mariano of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3814) of Ronald Mariano and others (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation to clarify the governance and structure of Quincy College as a municipal college and department of the city of Quincy. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Ronald Mariano
10 H3817 By Ms. Story of Amherst and Senator Rosenberg, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3817) of Ellen Story and Stanley C. Rosenberg (by vote of the town) that the board of assessors of the town of Amherst be authorized to accept an application for abatement of property tax on behalf of the Amherst Committee for a Better Chance, Inc. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Ellen Story
Stanley C. Rosenberg
11 H3818 By Representative Gobi of Spencer and Senator Brewer, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3818) of Anne M. Gobi and Stephen M. Brewer (by vote of the town) that the town of Hardwick be authorized to change the parks and recreation commission from an elected board to an appointed board. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Anne M. Gobi
Stephen M. Brewer
12 H3823 By Representative Costello of Newburyport and Senator O'Connor Ives, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3823) of Michael A. Costello and Kathleen O'Connor Ives (with the approval of the mayor and city council) that the city of Newburyport be authorized to establish a board of water and sewer commissioners consisting of five members and two alternates. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Michael A. Costello
Kathleen O'Connor Ives
13 H3834 By Representative Koczera of New Bedford and Senator Montigny, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3834) of Robert M. Koczera and Mark C. Montigny (by vote of the town) that the town of Acushnet be authorized to eliminate the board of public works of said town. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.] Robert M. Koczera
Mark C. Montigny

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