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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Karen E. Spilka Democrat - Second Middlesex and Norfolk

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President of the Senate
  Karen.Spilka@masenate.gov

State House

24 Beacon St.
Room 332
Boston, MA, 02133
Phone:
(617) 722-1500
Fax:
617-722-1077
Bill Docket Bill Pinslip/Title
S.17  SD.626 An Act Relative to Data Mining
S.19  SD.1216 An Act Protecting the Confidentiality of Patient Prescription Records.
S.32  SD.614 An Act relative to safety in day care facilities.
S.36  SD.1688 An Act to bring child support home.
S.37  SD.607 An Act Relative to Workers’ Pathways to Self Sufficiency
S.38  SD.1635 An Act Removing Barriers to Financial Stability and Asset Development for Low to Moderate Income Families
S.39  SD.1376 An Act to Assure Continuity of Health Coverage for Children. .
S.40  SD.1392 An Act Concerning Foster Youth Who Remain in the Care of the Department of Children and Families after They Attain Eighteen Years of Age.
S.41  SD.400 An Act relative to educational stability for foster children.
S.43  SD.892 An Act to prevent homelessness among recipients of transitional assistance.
S.58  SD.515 An Act relating to anti-human trafficking and protection.
S.88  SD.1272 An Act relative to district improvement financing.
H.99  HD.110 An Act authorizing the town of Framingham to erect a maintenance facility
H.129  HD.1278 An Act regarding children and familes requiring assistance.
S.129  SD.2025 An Act to Improve Data Security.
S.136  SD.697 An Act to reduce unwanted communications from creditors to protect the peace and privacy of residents.
H.188  HD.3905 An Act to Assure Continuity of Health Coverage for Children.
S.195  SD.374 An Act to promote biothermal energy.
H.204  HD.417 An Act incorporating carsharing in smart growth planning.
S.218  SD.1469 An Act to providing health education in schools.
S.235  SD.2040 An Act establishing a consistent funding source for reinvestment in vocational education infrastructure and programs .
S.259  SD.1258 An Act Providing Chapter 70 Accountability for Adequate Access to School Nursing.
H.282  HD.1821 An Act guaranteeing consumers ownership of, privacy of, and access to motor vehicle diagnostic, repair and service information.
S.283  SD.877 An Act to promote alternative dispute resolution for students
S.299  SD.1502 An Act concerning financial literacy in schools.
S.306  SD.348 An Act creating a special commission on institutional long term care services
S.307  SD.353 An Act relative to cueing and supervision in the personal care attendant program.
H.313  HD.448 An Act Relative to Online Advertising.
H.321  HD.1179 An Act Relative to Consumer Rebates.
S.322  SD.548 An Act Relative to a Silver Alert Program to Protect Those with Alzheimers.
H.336  HD.644 An Act establishing a Massachusetts work-family council.
S.341  SD.1995 An Act to Establish Election Day Registration.
H.344  HD.653 An Act prohibiting devocalization of dogs and cats.
S.349  SD.151 An Act relative to an employment marketability curriculum.
S.351  SD.108 An Act relative to voter registration in public high schools.
S.353  SD.591 An Act relative to the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote.
H.388  HD.1147 An Act relative to school transportation.
S.391  SD.1001 An Act establishing a 0% interest program for the state revolving loan fund for water and sewer projects and establishing 3:1 leveraging for such projects.
H.398  HD.2118 An Act to require engine coolant and antifreeze to contain a bittering agent so as to render it unpalatable.
S.401  SD.1609 An Act to establish a water infrastructure finance commission.
S.406  SD.671 An Act updating the animal control laws of Massachusetts.
H.411  HD.3740 An Act establishing a grant program for the purpose of expanding learning time and improving student success.
H.418  HD.3750 An Act Relative to Charter Schools and Education Collaboratives.
H.425  HD.2977 An Act relative to educator excellence.
S.442  SD.1912 An Act for a competitive economy through safer alternatives to toxic chemicals.
S.466  SD.1014 An Act relative to holocaust victims insurance relief.
S.470  SD.1615 An Act establishing the Massachusetts Childhood Vaccines Program and the Massachusetts Immunization Registry.
S.512  SD.1136 An Act relative to the protection of innocent insureds
H.533  HD.1235 An Act to establish an Alzheimer's state plan commission.
S.537  SD.1677 An Act To Assure Equitable Heath Coverage For All Children.
S.540  SD.919 An Act Regarding the Countable Assets of Medical Assistance Recipients.
S.589  SD.1154 An Act relative to insurance benefits of organ transplant recipients.
S.601  SD.505 An Act designating a community college as a life sciences training center.
S.603  SD.1982 An Act relative to equal access to higher education and generating revenue for the commonwealth.
S.616  SD.426 An Act establishing an education loan repayment program for social workers and direct care human service workers.
H.624  HD.238 An Act relative to the Home of the Brave.
S.637  SD.529 An Act to encourage homeownership in foreclosed properties.
H.660  HD.2035 An Act relative to the agreement among states to elect the President by national popular vote.
S.680  SD.1561 An Act Establishing a Temporary Workers Right To Know.
S.687  SD.608 An Act restoring fairness in the unemployment insurance law for workers in temporary jobs.
S.688  SD.624 An Act establishing paid sick days.
S.689  SD.687 An Act further defining comparable work.
S.695  SD.23 An Act relative to workers compensation for veterans.
H.718  HD.2055 An Act establishing the Massachusetts food policy council.
S.739  SD.1977 An Act Relative to Affordable Housing Community Planning.
S.757  SD.905 An Act relative to children's mental health clinicians.
S.776  SD.113 An Act relative to town meeting dates.
S.779  SD.1232 An Act to Promote Municipal Efficiency and Innovation Through Regional Collaboration.
S.800  SD.1778 An Act establishing a Commission to Reduce Unnecessary Wait Time for Children with Special Health Care Needs To Receive Needed Medical Equipment Such as Wheelchairs and Lifts.
S.812  SD.1592 An Act to ensure the availability of medications in time of an emergency.
H.814  HD.1985 An Act implementing the Greater Callahan Open Space and Greenway Plan in the towns of Framingham, Sudbury, and Southborough and the city of Marlborough.
S.840  SD.1345 An Act Relative to Primary Stroke Designation Hospitals
S.847  SD.1180 An Act Relative to a Board of Midwifery
S.859  SD.1213 An Act Establishing the Massachusetts Childhood Vaccines Program and the Massachusetts Immunization Registry
S.872  SD.1261 An Act to Prohibit Mandatory Overtime for the Health Care Workforce.
S.873  SD.1267 An Act Strengthening Health Reform.
S.876  SD.1673 An Act to Promote the Nursing Profession and Promote Safe Patient Care.
H.881  HD.928 An Act eliminating the need for medical reauthorization for coverage of nonprescription enteral formula.
H.888  HD.739 An Act relative to an appeal process of motor vehicle insurance surcharges under managed competition.
S.897  SD.680 An Act encouraging organ donation
S.936  SD.1748 An Act relative to training for law enforcement in dealing with individuals suffering from mental illness.
S.940  SD.2004 AN ACT TO IMPROVE JUVENILE JUSTICE DATA COLLECTION.
S.961  SD.1565 An Act to improve safety in high-rise buildings.
H.1014  HD.3791 An Act limiting interest rates for credit cards .
S.1085  SD.1433 An Act relative to increasing the cost of living adjustment (cola) base.
S.1145  SD.1231 An Act Expanding Benefits Available to Municipalities with Membership in the Group Insurance Commission.
S.1172  SD.637 An Act Extending Creditable Service for Peace Corps Service
H.1200  HD.1134 An Act to define affordable housing.
H.1232  HD.1191 An Act to protect tenants in foreclosed properties from evictions.
S.1251  SD.1837 An Act relative to senior citizen property taxes.
S.1269  SD.1570 An Act relative to the reimbursement of the gas tax on Massachusetts Turnpike toll payers.
S.1270  SD.1595 An Act establishing the Commonwealth Lung Cancer Early Detection and Treatment Research Fund.
S.1271  SD.1634 An Act establishing a municipal gas tax exemption.
S.1274  SD.376 An Act to provide for a corporate tax deduction to allow businesses to provide home energy efficiency audits to employees as a benefit of employment .
S.1277  SD.1766 An Act Relative to Tax Deductions and Credits for Costs of Higher Education.
H.1298  HD.744 An Act relative to private bar counsel.
S.1317  SD.658 An Act Relative to 529 College Savings Plans
S.1329  SD.1870 An Act relative to a local option meals tax.
S.1331  SD.1932 An Act establishing the local aid stabilization fund.
S.1351  SD.1123 An Act relative to tax deductions for student activities and athletics fees.
S.1379  SD.1762 An Act to Stabilize Neighborhoods.
S.1480  SD.1495 An Act to improve recycling rates in the commonwealth.
S.1481  SD.1518 An Act to promote energy efficient lighting, conserve energy, regulate outdoor night lighting, and reduce light pollution.
S.1482  SD.473 An Act relative to the failure to remove existing poles.
H.1484  HD.1729 An Act to provide certain information to victims of domestic violence.
H.1511  HD.2180 An Act relative to the crime of identity fraud.
S.1524  SD.556 An Act relative to expanding energy efficiency in the Commonwealth.
H.1527  HD.3313 An Act Relative to the Registry of Deeds.
S.1528  SD.1602 An act relative to expanding the advanced smart metering program.
S.1609  SD.1409 An Act requiring tenant protections in foreclosed properties.
S.1611  SD.1913 An Act to relative to sexual assault and stalking restraining orders.
H.1650  HD.3269 An Act providing against compelled disclosure of certain information by the news media.
H.1652  HD.3314 An Act ensuring confidentiality for victims of rape and domestic violence.
S.1667  SD.1892 An Act relative to the appointment of probation officers in the probate and family courts.
S.1687  SD.389 An Act relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes.
S.1693  SD.1627 An Act further regulating sex offender registration.
H.1694  HD.767 An Act relative to historic stone walls.
S.1705  SD.410 An Act to establish a special commission to examine diversionary justice programs.
H.1709  HD.1384 An Act Relative to Appeals.
H.1728  HD.431 An Act relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes.
H.1745  HD.3877 An Act updating the public health laws.
H.1785  HD.3352 An Act relative to the determination of alimony payments.
S.1847  SD.1827 An Act to Stabilize Tenancies in Foreclosed Properties.
S.1848  SD.1872 An Act to Require Commercially Reasonable Efforts to Avoid Foreclosure.
H.1850  HD.1526 An Act making discrimination on the basis of weight and height unlawful.
H.1896  HD.4463 An Act Relative to Town Meeting in the Town of Framingham.
S.1899  SD.1746 An Act allowing certain online drives license notices.
H.1904  HD.4465 An Act Relative to Property Tax Exemptions in the Town of Ashland.
H.1909  HD.4475 An Act relative to the election of the members of the board of public works of the town of Hopkinton.
S.1913  SD.2036 An Act relative to license renewal notifications.
S.1953  SD.1938 An Act Relative to Safe Transportation Infrastructure.
S.1957  SD.1833 An Act relative to regional transit authorities.
S.1990  SD.137 An Act relative to driving with an expired license.
S.2003  SD.1919 An Act Relative to the Home of the Brave.
H.2034  HD.2168 An Act relative to security of name changes and requests.
H.2074  HD.3463 An Act Relative to Public Access of Private Restrooms.
H.2077  HD.304 An Act relative to access to epinephrine in schools.
H.2120  HD.1415 An Act relative to the health care of minors.
S.2137  SD.2189 An Act relative to regional transit authorities.
H.2177  HD.2578 An Act amending the children’s medical security plan.
H.2189  HD.311 An Act to Prevent Youth and Gang Violence.
H.2247  HD.1190 An Act to improve the ballistic database through microstamping ammunition.
S.2270  SD.2401 An Act promoting economic development throughout the Commonwealth.
S.2289  SD.2408 An Act to protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation.
S.2479  SD.2349 An Act RELATIVE TO THE DEFINITION OF ATTEMPT IN CRIMINAL CASES.
H.2513  HD.2302 An Act to grant A. John Crisafulli three years of creditable service.
H.2685  HD.3225 An Act relative to expanding the septic system tax credit.
H.2717  HD.3007 An Act Establishing an Organ Donation Registration Fund.
H.2728  HD.2582 An Act Relative to Expansion of Renewable Energy Tax Credits.
H.2753  HD.2354 An Act relative to sales and excise tax exemptions for disabled veterans.
H.2818  HD.2349 An Act to create an income tax deduction for municipal and school fees.
H.2824  HD.1303 An Act relative to the taxation of public land used for commercial purposes on MBTA property.
H.3129  HD.3492
H.3151  HD.263 AN ACT IMPROVING THE FINANCES OF THE MASSACHUSETTS BAY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY.
H.3190  HD.924 An Act Relative To Distinctive Bronze Star Motor Vehicle Plates
H.3262  HD.1034 An Act relative to financing transportation in Massachusetts and eliminating tolls.
H.3263  HD.2309 An Act relative to signs on the Massachusetts Turnpike.
H.3264  HD.2318 An Act relative to the fuel tax.
H.3289  HD.3366 An Act To Authorize Transportation Revenues to be Collected in High Occupancy Vehicle Lanes from Single Passenger Vehicles.
H.3307  HD.851 An Act relative to school buses.
H.3365  HD.2176 An Act relative to safe transportation infrastructure.
H.3401  HD.3174 An Act establishing the Masschusetts GI bill for veterans.
H.3418  HD.1242 An Act establishing a special commission on gender-responsive programming for system-involved girls.
H.3419  HD.1258 An Act to study the need for drug rehabilitation for Department of Children and Families' clients.
H.3433  HD.1308 An Act to Promote Conflict Resolution Curricula in Schools.
H.3435  HD.1323 An Act to help students stay in school.
H.3451  HD.1339 An Act relative to manufacturers' coupons and rebates
H.3515  HD.1314 An Act to improve recycling rates in the Commonwealth.
H.3522  HD.1044 An Act to protect and preserve neighborhoods.
H.3531  HD.872 An Act relative to fees for performing marriages paid to the state secretary.
H.3559  HD.1462 An Act relative to the continuity of care of mental health treatment
H.3587  HD.2165 An Act establishing a regionalization advisory commission.
H.3656  HD.2647 An Act relative to a special education services for low incidence populations.
H.3658  HD.2662 An Act Relative to School Transportation.
H.3705  HD.1116 An Act authorizing the town of Natick to lease certain property.
H.3706  HD.1149 An Act authorizing the town of Natick to establish a separate fund for acquisition and the construction of new parking
H.3745  HD.3148 An Act relative to the taxability of 401(k) contributions of self employed individuals.
H.3882  HD.4184 An Act providing for the transfer of certain state real property to the town of Hopkinton.
H.3923  HD.4205 An Act establishing the Alzheimer's State Plan Commission.
H.4048  HD.4262 An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Geraldine Egan, an employee of the Department of Public Health.
H.4380  HD.4722 An Act Authorizing the Town of Medway to Continue the Employment of Paul L. Trufant.
H.4405  HD.4747 An Act relative to the promotion of a member of the firedepartment of the town of Framingham.
H.4419  HD.4775 An Act Exempting the Position of Chief of Police of the Town of Natick from the Provisions of Civil Service Law.
H.4652  HD.4969 An Act Relative to the Charter of the Town of Franklin.
H.4882  HD.5093 An Act Abolishing the Board of Public Works in the Town of Hopkinton.
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.