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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Representative James J. Lyons, Jr. Served 2011 - 2018 Republican - 18th Essex

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  James.Lyons@mahouse.gov

State House

24 Beacon St.
Room 443
Boston, MA, 02133
Phone:
617-722-2460
Fax:
617-626-0246
Bill Docket Bill Pinslip/Title
  HD.4322 By Mr. Madden of Nantucket, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Timothy R. Madden and others for legislation to amend the occupational requirements for barbers. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
  HD.4343 By Representatives O'Connell of Taunton and Holmes of Boston, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Shaunna O'Connell, Russell E. Holmes and others for legislation to further regulate the use of electronic benefit transfer cards and establish penalties for certain prohibited transactions. The Judiciary.
  HD.4350 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Peter J. Durant and others for legislation to establish the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway division of the Department of Conservation and Recreation. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.150  SD.339 By Mr. Brewer, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 150) of Stephen M. Brewer, Barry R. Finegold, Thomas P. Conroy, Patricia D. Jehlen and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to an independent analysis of expanding gaming in the Commonwealth [Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies].
H.155  HD.455 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 155) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others for legislation to require parental consent on sex education in public schools. Education.
H.427  HD.391 By Mr. deMacedo of Plymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 427) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo and others relative to the penalties for the dissemination of matter harmful to minors in school. The Judiciary.
H.434  HD.311 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 434) of Bradford Hill and others relative to the punishment of habitual offenders convicted in the courts of the Commonwealth. The Judiciary.
H.458  HD.83 By Mr. Lewis of Winchester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 458) of Jason M. Lewis and others for legislation to impose a penalty for the confinement of farm animals in a manner that does not allow them to turn around freely, lie down, stand up, and fully extend their limbs. The Judiciary.
S.461  SD.754 An Act banning the use of certain socio-economic factors for insurance underwriting and rating of motor vehicle liability insurance.
H.482  HD.491 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 482) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to information provided to women seeking abortions. The Judiciary.
H.484  HD.792 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 484) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others for legislation to prohibit abortions solely on account of the sex of the unborn child. The Judiciary.
S.593  SD.1038 By Mr. Finegold, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 593) of Barry R. Finegold, Bruce E. Tarr and James J. Lyons, Jr. for legislation relative to eligibility for cooperative housing corporations. Housing.
S.665  SD.107 By Ms. Candaras, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 665) of Gale D. Candaras, Steven M. Walsh, John V. Fernandes, Bruce E. Tarr and other members of the General Court for legislation to reform and improve alimony [Joint Committee on the Judiciary].
H.756  HD.488 By Mr. Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 756) of James J. Dwyer and others for legislation to direct the Commissioner of Revenue to annually designate a sales tax holiday. Revenue.
S.786  SD.335 By Mr. Hedlund, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 786) of Robert L. Hedlund, Thomas J. Calter, Angelo L. D'Emilia, Timothy R. Madden and other members of the General Court for legislation to prevent farm animal cruelty. The Judiciary.
H.867  HD.828 By Mr. Kane of Holyoke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 867) of Michael F. Kane and others for legislation relative to municipal light plants. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.1060  HD.1944 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1060) of Marc T. Lombardo and others relative to parental notification and consent. Education.
H.1078  HD.1118 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1078) of Martha M. Walz and others relative to school choice funding for vocational technical programs. Education.
H.1082  HD.1123 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1082) of Martha M. Walz and others relative to vocational technical education. Education.
H.1098  HD.1947 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1098) of Marc Lombardo and others relative the elimination of nursing home fees. Elder Affairs.
H.1247  HD.1547 By Mr. Adams of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1247) of Paul Adams and others relative to the time for imposing interest or penalties for failure to pay rent. Housing.
H.1274  HD.1518 By Mr. Adams of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1274) of Paul Adams and others for legislation to further regulate summary process modification. The Judiciary.
H.1275  HD.1553 By Mr. Adams of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1275) of Paul Adams and others relative to the placement of rent into an escrow account under certain notices by a landlord to vacate. The Judiciary.
H.1333  HD.1314 By Representatives Kuros of Uxbridge and Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1333) of Kevin J. Kuros, Elizabeth A. Poirier and others for legislation to prohibit partial birth abortions. The Judiciary.
H.1334  HD.1077 By Representatives Levy of Marlborough and O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1334) of Steven L. Levy, Shaunna L. O'Connell and others relative to the safe placement of newborn infants. The Judiciary.
H.1344  HD.1927 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1344) of Marc T. Lombardo and others relative to the defense of the dissemination of harmful material to minors in a school. The Judiciary.
S.1377  SD.115 By Mr. Tarr, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1377) of Lyons, Hill and Tarr (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize the town of Boxford to negotiate and purchase group insurance policies [Local Approval Received] [Joint Committee on Public Service].
H.1475  HD.1642 By Mr. Donato of Medford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1475) of Paul J. Donato and others relative to reciprocal benefits contracts. Public Health.
H.1563  HD.1967 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1563) of Marc T. Lombardo and others relative to sanctuary cities and towns. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.1683  HD.1868 By Mr. Diehl of Whitman, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1683) of Geoff Diehl and others relative to income tax return options. Revenue.
H.1764  HD.1828 By Mr. Kane of Holyoke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1764) of Michael F. Kane and others relative to injuries caused by poles, wires, cables and other apparatus. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.1765  HD.1837 By Mr. Kane of Holyoke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1765) of Michael F. Kane and others relative to energy efficiency funds generated by municipal lighting plants. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.1881  HD.2969 By Ms. Hogan of Stow, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1881) of Kate Hogan and others relative to the listing of a business location of certain businesses in a telephone directory or database. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.2012  SD.2074 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) of Bruce E. Tarr, Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Robert L. Hedlund, Michael R. Knapik and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote motor vehicle safety. The Judiciary.
S.2061  SD.2109 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) of Richard T. Moore, John V. Fernandes, Bruce E. Tarr, George N. Peterson, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to enhance community safety. The Judiciary.
H.2195  HD.2204 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2195) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo and others for legislation to establish penalties for illegal residents providing fraudulent information to obtain public assistance. The Judiciary.
H.2239  HD.2043 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2239) of Marc T. Lombardo and James J. Lyons, Jr., for legislation to repeal the law establishing certain restrictions on persons within eighteen feet of a reproductive health care facility. The Judiciary.
H.2247  HD.2114 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2247) of Shaunna O'Connell and others relative to electronic benefit transfer cards. The Judiciary.
H.2534  HD.2378 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2534) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., and others relative to reducing the income tax rate. Revenue.
H.2684  HD.3194 By Mr. Scibak of South Hadley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2684) of John W. Scibak and others relative to supporting children and parental custody. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.2715  HD.3498 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2715) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo and others for legislation to protect the rights of students to express religious viewpoints. Education.
H.2996  HD.3023 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2996) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the reduction of certain sales and use taxes. Revenue.
H.2998  HD.3059 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2998) of Marc T. Lombardo and others for legislation to annually suspend the imposition of the meals tax, so called, for the dates of March 20 to 26. Revenue.
H.3295  HD.1615 By Representatives deMacedo of Plymouth and Harrington of Groton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3295) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo, Sheila C. Harrington and others for legislation to require physicians to anesthetize the fetus prior to performing certain abortions. Public Health.
H.3486  HD.3786 By Representative Dempsey of Haverhill and Senator Baddour, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3486) of Brian S. Dempsey and James J. Lyons, Jr. (with the approval of the mayor and city council) relative to exempting the position of fire chief in the city of Haverhill from the civil service law. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3538  HD.2144 By Ms. Ehrlich of Marblehead, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3538) of Lori A. Ehrlich and others for legislation to increase funding by the Commonwealth under the education foundation budget for public school districts. Education.
H.3543  HD.2814 By Ms. Creedon of Brockton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3543) of Geraldine M. Creedon and others relative to fair share employer health care contributions. Health Care Financing.
H.3549  HD.3223 By Mr. Webster of Pembroke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3549) of Daniel K. Webster and others for legislation to further regulate the disposition of public benefits and providing for the implementation of a security and immigration compliance law. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.3591  HD.3872 By Mr. Torrisi of North Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3591) of David M. Torrisi and others (by vote of the town) relative to voting on the approval of funding collective bargaining agreements in the town of North Andover. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3592  HD.3873 By Mr. Torrisi of North Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3592) of David M. Torrisi and others (by vote of the town) relative to certain changes in the charter of the town of North Andover concerning warrants for payments. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3593  HD.3871 An Act exempting Sean C. Lewis, Sr. from the maximum age requirement for appointment as a firefighter in the town of North Andover
H.3718  HD.3933 an Order (filed by Mr. Jones of North Reading and other members of the House) amending House Rules 16, 16A, 17 and 18A concerning ethics.
H.3739  HD.3953 By Representatives Ross of Attleboro and Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of George Ross and others for legislation to categorize bath salts, so-called, as a class C substance. The Judiciary.
H.3759  HD.3928 By Mr. Torrisi of North Andover, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of David M. Torrisi, James J. Lyons, Jr. and Bruce E. Tarr for legislation to authorize the appointment of group insurance committees within the cities and towns of the Commonwealth for the purpose of making changes in the design and composition of group health insurance policies for public employees. Public Service.
H.3831  HD.1331 By Mr. Torrisi of North Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3831) of David M. Torrisi and James Lyons, Jr. (by vote of the town) relative to the recall of elective officers in the town of North Andover. Election Laws. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3832  HD.4154 By Mr. Torrisi of North Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3832) of David M. Torrisi, Steven A. Baddour and James J. Lyons, Jr. (by vote of the town) relative to vacancies in the office of selectmen in the town of North Andover. Election Laws. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3835  HD.4153 By Mr. Torrisi of North Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3835) of David M. Torrisi, Steven A. Baddour and James J. Lyons, Jr. (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize the appointment of Amy McCarthy as a police officer in the town of North Andover, notwithstanding the maximum age requirements. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3902  HD.4137 By Representative Kuros of Uxbridge and Senator Moore, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Kevin J. Kuros, Richard T. Moore and others for legislation to expand the Department of Children and Families definition of mandated reporter. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.3913  HD.4056 By Mr. Fernandes of Milford and Senator Moore, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of John V. Fernandes, Richard T. Moore and others for legislation to enhance community safety by strengthening the laws regulating undocumented illegal aliens residing or working in the Commonwealth. The Judiciary.
H.4034  HD.4309 By Representative Jones of North Reading and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Bruce E. Tarr and others relative to health care services. Health Care Financing.
H.4035  HD.4308 By Representative Jones of North Reading and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12 of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Bruce E. Tarr and others relative to access to certain institutions of higher education and vocational schools. Higher Education.
H.4036  HD.4310 By Representative Jones of North Reading and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Bruce E. Tarr and others relative to job growth. Revenue.
H.4037  HD.4306 By Representative Jones of North Reading and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Bruce E. Tarr and others for legislation to provide regulatory reform to promote job growth. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.4038  HD.4307 By Representative Jones of North Reading and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Bruce E. Tarr and others relative to cost-effective energy policies and electricity cost reduction. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.4064  HD.4266 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Peter J. Durant and others relative to the disclosure of autopsy reports by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.