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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Joanne M. Comerford Democrat - Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester

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  Jo.Comerford@masenate.gov

State House

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  SD.39 An Act modernizing access and improving laws in voting
  SD.129 An Act relative to the divestment of state pension funds from nuclear weapons
  SD.138 An Act to prevent the imposition of mandatory minimum sentences based on juvenile adjudications
  SD.141 An Act designating July 8 as Massachusetts Emancipation Day a.k.a. Quock Walker Day
  SD.146 An Act preserving open space in the commonwealth
  SD.160 An Act authorizing municipalities to expend certain funds for the acquisition of land to be used for rail trails
  SD.172 An Act providing financial relief to small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic
  SD.199 An Act relative to Digital Right to Repair Act
  SD.241 An Act providing a local option for ranked choice voting in municipal elections
  HD.268 An Act regarding a farmland protection and viability action plan
  SD.273 An Act relative to work and family mobility during and subsequent to the COVID-19 emergency
  SD.300 An Act streamlining COVID-19 vaccination sign-up in Massachusetts
  SD.383 An Act establishing the Executive Office of Food Resources and Security
  SD.386 An Act relative to emergency paid sick time
  SD.407 An Act to ensure the health and safety of the commonwealth’s students and educators
  SD.415 An Act to provide criminal justice reform protections to all prisoners in segregated confinement
  SD.426 An Act to guarantee debt-free public higher education
  SD.428 An Act relative to restoring corporate tax rates
  SD.430 An Act to lift kids out of deep poverty
  HD.448 An Act relative to work and family mobility during and subsequent to the COVID-19 emergency
  SD.451 An Act promoting political participation
  SD.479 An Act to promote healthy alternatives to sugary drinks
  HD.518 An Act relative to PILOT compensation to towns with a high percentage of state owned land
  SD.519 An Act relative to universal school meals
  SD.532 An Act to protect the civil rights and safety of all Massachusetts residents
  SD.546 An Act establishing medicare for all in Massachusetts
  SD.551 An Act further regulating the enforcement of illegal hunting practices
  SD.605 An Act ensuring access to full spectrum pregnancy care.
  SD.611 An Act providing for climate change adaptation infrastructure and affordable housing investments in the Commonwealth
  SD.636 Act to provide identification to youth and adults experiencing homelessness
  HD.640 An Act relative to medical loss ratio reporting for dental benefits corporations
  HD.646 An Act prohibiting the use of Native American mascots by public schools in the Commonwealth
  HD.663 An Act protecting internet access during the COVID-19 pandemic
  SD.699 An Act effectuating equity in COVID-19 vaccination
  HD.735 An Act establishing the Executive Office of Food Resources and Security
  SD.748 An Act to increase access to disposable menstrual products in prisons, homeless shelters, and public schools
  SD.758 An Act relative to assisting elders and people with disabilities in the Commonwealth
  SD.773 An Act relative to ambulance service reimbursement
  SD.774 An Act to prevent wage theft, promote employer accountability, and enhance public enforcement
  SD.799 An Act improving juvenile justice data collection
  SD.800 An Act relative to inmate telephone calls
  SD.815 An Act relative to regional transportation ballot initiatives
  SD.834 An Act relative to digital entertainment on public rights of way
  HD.973 An Act advancing public health and safety using fentanyl testing strips
  SD.978 An Act to improve outdoor lighting, conserve energy, and increase dark-sky visibility
  SD.984 An Act relative to safety and violence education for students (the SAVE Students Act)
  SD.1002 An Act fostering voter opportunities, trust, equity and security
  SD.1032 An Act to address inequality, promote opportunity and end poverty
  SD.1066 An Act promoting zero-emission vehicles
  SD.1085 An Act providing for consumer access to and the right to practice complementary and alternative health care services
  SD.1100 An Act relative to transparency in the workplace
  SD.1111 An Act to provide a retirement enhancement opportunity for certain members of the Massachusetts Teachers Retirement System
  SD.1125 An Act relative to the teachers retirement system
  SD.1142 An Act granting equal access to original birth certificates to all persons born in Massachusetts
  SD.1154 An Act relative to monthly minimum reliability contributions
  HD.1158 An Act to lift kids out of deep poverty
  SD.1164 An Act relative to enhanced fire protection in new one- and two-family dwellings
  SD.1169 An Act regarding a farmland protection and viability action plan
  SD.1179 An Act relative to an agricultural healthy incentives program
  HD.1192 An Act decreasing food waste by standardizing the date labeling of food
  SD.1194 An Act relative to retirement classification of licensed drinking water operators
  SD.1197 An Act to reform payments in lieu of taxes for state-owned land
  HD.1204 An Act encouraging the donation of food to persons in need
  HD.1211 An Act relative to the creation of a women's rights history trail
  SD.1231 An Act relative to snow removal service liability limitation
  SD.1239 An Act relative to treatment, not imprisonment
  SD.1249 An Act designating the Quabbin Visitor Center, in the town of Belchertown, as The Les and Terry Campbell Quabbin Visitor Center
  HD.1267 An Act to protect Massachusetts pollinators
  HD.1280 An Act relative to a special commission to study condominium law
  SD.1283 An Act relative to ensuring treatment for genetic craniofacial conditions
  SD.1307 An Act providing affordable and accessible high quality early education and care to promote child development and well-being and support the economy in the Commonwealth
  HD.1307 An Act relative to ensuring treatment for genetic craniofacial conditions
  SD.1320 An Act relative to public transit electrification
  SD.1418 An Act relative to energy facilities siting reform to address environmental justice, climate, and public health
  HD.1420 An Act to promote healthy alternatives to sugary drinks
  SD.1430 An Act protecting public health and reducing health care costs
  HD.1440 An Act relative to a streaming entertainment operator’s use of the public rights-of-way
  HD.1457 An Act relative to ivory and rhinoceros horn trafficking
  HD.1458 An Act further regulating the enforcement of illegal hunting practices
  SD.1525 An Act relative to emergency insulin access
  SD.1526 An Act establishing an oral health special commission and needs assessment
  SD.1529 An Act relative to celebrating and teaching Native American culture and history
  HD.1543 An Act granting equal access to original birth certificates to all persons born in Massachusetts
  SD.1547 An Act relative to establishing and implementing a Food and Health Pilot Program
  SD.1592 An Act advancing and promoting genocide education
  HD.1661 An Act promoting equity in agriculture
  HD.1662 An Act to protect Native American heritage
  HD.1663 An Act providing for the creation of a permanent commission relative to the education of American Indian and Alaska Native residents of the Commonwealth
  SD.1688 An Act relative to crumbling concrete foundations
  SD.1705 An Act relative to in-state meat inspection programs
  SD.1716 An Act to ensure more affordable care
  SD.1718 An Act to ensure transparency for high-cost hospitals
  SD.1742 An Act to improve outdoor and indoor air quality for communities burdened by transportation pollution
  SD.1744 An Act relative to persons with developmental disabilities
  SD.1802 An Act to prevent COVID-19 evictions and foreclosures and promote an equitable housing recovery.
  SD.1810 An Act relative to newborn screenings for congenital cytomegalovirus
  SD.1842 An Act updating the Open Meeting Law to support remote participation
  SD.1843 An Act relative to exemptions from taxation of structures and buildings essential to the operation of agricultural and horticultural lands
  SD.1849 An Act to reduce congestion and encourage shared rides
  SD.1861 An Act relative to civil asset forfeiture data reporting
  SD.1887 An Act to protect Native American heritage
  SD.1888 An Act relative to fire safety education in schools and colleges
  SD.1893 An Act to create access to justice
  SD.1906 An Act promoting housing stability and homelessness prevention in Massachusetts
  SD.1909 An Act to ensure equitable access to health coverage for children with disabilities
  SD.1929 An Act relative to expanding equitable access to maternal postpartum care
  HD.1957 An Act improving juvenile justice data collection
  HD.1972 An Act achieving a green future with infrastructure and workforce investments
  HD.1974 An Act relative to protecting public health and reducing health care costs
  HD.2035 An Act relative to the use of elephants, big cats, primates, giraffes, and bears in traveling exhibits and shows
  SD.2036 An Act to enhance 911 operations for behavioral health crisis response
  SD.2040 An Act to eliminate debt-based incarceration and suspensions
  SD.2081 An Act further addressing challenges to municipal governance caused by the COVID-19 emergency
  SD.2114 An Act relative to better buildings
  SD.2129 An Act relative to payments in lieu of taxation by organizations exempt from the property tax
  SD.2134 An Act to regulate face surveillance
  SD.2143 An Act to modernize participation in public meetings
  SD.2178 An Act relative to healthy youth
  SD.2205 An Act transitioning Massachusetts to clean electricity, heating, and transportation
  SD.2209 An Act to reduce single-use plastics from the environment
  SD.2217 An Act relative to pharmaceutical access, costs and transparency
  SD.2221 An Act to establish fast, frequent, and reliable passenger rail service between Pittsfield and Boston via Springfield
  SD.2247 An Act to establish a commission to report on the Moral Budget
  SD.2266 An Act relative to out-of-hospital birth access and safety
  SD.2293 An Act supporting solar distribution
  SD.2303 An Act relative to electric bicycles
  SD.2313 An Act relative to housing production
  SD.2381 An Act to prevent biomass energy to protect the air we breathe
  SD.2419 An Act establishing a Climate Policy Commission
  SD.2420 An Act instituting a governance structure for Mass Save
  HD.2459 An Act relative to establishing and implementing a food and health pilot program
  SD.2477 An Act to expand carbon pricing in the commonwealth
  SD.2483 An Act to expand the Bottle Bill
  HD.2623 An Act promoting equitable distribution of Chapter 90 funds
  HD.2885 An Act to eliminate debt-based incarceration and suspensions
  HD.2939 An Act relative to an agricultural healthy incentives program
  HD.2944 An Act supporting the Commonwealth's farmers
  HD.3228 An Act to regulate face surveillance
  HD.3385 An Act relative to better buildings
  HD.3397 An Act ensuring safe drinking water in schools
  HD.3588 An Act An act supporting the Commonwealth’s food system
  HD.3604 An Act to support restaurants and reduce single-use plastics in the environment
  HD.3753 An Act to prevent biomass energy to protect the air we breathe
  HD.4089 An Act to restore the effective date of MassHealth coverage for new applicants
  SD.1741 An Act to establish the Dignity At Work Act (DAWA) This bill is by request. *
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.