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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Michael R. Knapik Served 1995 - 2012 Republican

Bill Docket Bill Pinslip/Title
S.22  SD.1172 Proposal for a legislative amendment to the Constitution establishing an independent redistricting commission
S.58  SD.515 An Act relating to anti-human trafficking and protection.
S.72  SD.793 An Act to promote self-sufficiency
S.75  SD.1010 An Act protecting disabled persons from financial exploitation.
S.76  SD.1011 An Act directing the Department of Transitional Assistance to enact regulations providing for direct payments to property owners on behalf of department recipients.
S.94  SD.1315 An Act Relative to the Community Preservation Act.
S.101  SD.801 An Act to provide a tax exemption for certain small businesses
S.102  SD.870 An Act establishing the Massachusetts capital partnership program
S.124  SD.1785 An Act AN ACT CREATING A CIVIL LEGAL ACTION TO BE ENFORCED BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE COMMONWEALTH TO PROTECT AN INDIVIDUALS RIGHT TO REPAIR AN AUTOMOBILE.
S.178  SD.602 An Act to reduce the furnishing or procuring of alcohol to a minor by an adult
S.184  SD.1034 An Act to Stabilize Lottery Revenues to Provide Predictable Aid to Cities and Towns.
S.196  SD.1747 An Act to Establish a Sales Tax Holiday.
S.198  SD.512 An Act relative to revocation.
S.216  SD.1743 An Act relative to the school building reimbursements
S.233  SD.149 An Act relative to bullying.
S.259  SD.1258 An Act Providing Chapter 70 Accountability for Adequate Access to School Nursing.
H.264  HD.329 An Act relative to Identification for the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages.
S.269  SD.1776 An Act to amend regional school transportation funding.
S.280  SD.733 An Act to increase special education reimbursement
S.282  SD.816 An Act to establish a program of instruction of the flag of the United States
S.283  SD.877 An Act to promote alternative dispute resolution for students
S.289  SD.962 An Act relative to establishing a Chapter 70 equalization fund.
S.290  SD.1042 An Act to Prevent Bullying.
S.304  SD.1695 An Act relative to residents of nursing and assisted living facilities
S.305  SD.1701 An Act to repeal the nursing home tax
S.325  SD.891 An Act to create a statewide assisted living facility master plan
S.326  SD.961 An Act relative to establishing a personal care attendant registry.
S.328  SD.120 An Act increasing the personal care allowance for long term care residents
S.333  SD.1685 An Act relative to campaign finance during special elections.
S.334  SD.1733 An Act providing for the proper furnishing of ballots in the Commonwealth
S.335  SD.1741 An Act requiring photo identification to recieve a ballot
S.336  SD.1820 An Act relative to campaign finance.
S.337  SD.1829 An Act relative to campaign accounts of judges.
S.358  SD.488 An Act to remove unfair incumbent advantage from the ballot and to change “unenrolled” to “independent”
S.360  SD.957 An Act relative to voter identification.
S.361  SD.958 An Act relative to voting list access.
S.362  SD.959 An Act relative to campaign reporting.
S.363  SD.960 An Act relative to independent campaign expenditures and electioneering communications.
S.364  SD.1022 An Act Closing Campaign Finance Loopholes.
S.372  SD.214 An Act providing improved management of state forests.
S.375  SD.234 An Act protecting the viability of farms in the Commonwealth.
S.377  SD.237 An Act clarifying certain farm commodities as agriculture in the Commonwealth.
S.378  SD.238 An Act to promote alternative energy on farms.
S.437  SD.782 An Act to provide increased sewer rate relief
S.438  SD.849 An Act relative to the removal and disposal of waste oil
S.440  SD.874 An Act to strengthen waterways enforcement
S.441  SD.956 An Act to assure uniformity in the regulation of sanitary sewage treatment and disposal.
S.460  SD.1709 An Act TO FURTHER DEFINE UNFAIR AND DECEPTIVE ACTS AND PRACTICES IN THE BUSINESS OF INSURANCE.
S.461  SD.1782 An Act relative to an appeal process of insurance premium surcharges under managed competition.
S.469  SD.1598 An Act relative to providing health insurance coverage for cochlear implants in children.
H.498  HD.2166 An Act to increase accountability in school choice reimbursement.
S.514  SD.1033 An Act Relative to Health Care Mandates.
S.522  SD.130 An Act reducing automobile insurance costs and premiums in the Commonwealth..
S.542  SD.483 An Act relative to creditable coverage.
H.544  HD.3733 An Act Regarding a Senior Silver Alert .
S.568  SD.1260 An Act to Contain Health Care Costs.
S.585  SD.525 An Act to reduce health care costs and improve patient care.
S.596  SD.256 An Act providing tuition to children of state employees killed on duty.
S.611  SD.699 An Act Relative to Funding Public Institutions of Higher Education .
S.616  SD.426 An Act establishing an education loan repayment program for social workers and direct care human service workers.
S.619  SD.1711 An Act relative to low and moderate income housing
S.620  SD.1724 An Act relative to the counting of certain residences as affordable housing
S.640  SD.427 An Act relative to ilegal immigrants and publiclysubsidized housing.
H.650  HD.2284 Proposal for a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to a vacancy in the office of Governor and Lieutenant Governor
S.660  SD.586 An Act streamlining permitting for housing
S.664  SD.954 An Act relative to rent witholding.
H.668  HD.1257 An Act relative to proof of identification for voters.
S.670  SD.1749 An Act Relative to Independent Contractors.
S.719  SD.1023 An Act Relative to Willfull Violations of the Wage Law.
S.720  SD.1024 An Act Relative to Unemployment Insurance Rates.
S.721  SD.1026 An Act Relative to Employer Liability Protection.
S.762  SD.1805 An Act relative to assisting municipal police.
S.779  SD.1232 An Act to Promote Municipal Efficiency and Innovation Through Regional Collaboration.
S.790  SD.1532 An Act relative to municipal management
S.798  SD.1729 An Act relative to medical malpractice
H.806  HD.3819 An Act relative to certain municipal costs.
H.822  HD.3766 An Act to Create a World Class Park System.
H.847  HD.2945 An Act exempting towns from certain fees.
S.876  SD.1673 An Act to Promote the Nursing Profession and Promote Safe Patient Care.
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.905  SD.1020 An Act Relative to Cigar Bars.
S.919  SD.216 An Act reducing firearm license application fees.
S.922  SD.231 An Act to include call/volunteer firefighters on the Massachusetts fire training council.
S.923  SD.232 An Act to include call/volunteer firefighters on the fire service commission.
S.928  SD.1667 An Act creating a commission to study the effectiveness of a drug dealer registry in the Commonwealth .
S.929  SD.1678 An Act relative to remove pepper spray from firearms identification
H.934  HD.2835 An Act Relative to Long Term Care Insurance.
H.963  HD.405 An Act Relative to Continuing Education of Insurance Producers.
S.981  SD.862 An Act requiring payment by certain prisoners of the Commonwealth
S.996  SD.1158 An Act regarding uniform police identifications cards.
S.1000  SD.1008 An Act to reduce gun violence and pomote public safety.
S.1015  SD.230 An Act relative to death benefits to surviving spouses of firefighters and to other emergency personnel.
S.1020  SD.1672 An Act relative to pensions.
S.1021  SD.1690 An Act relative to the definition of a veteran for public retirees
S.1022  SD.1704 An Act relating to the police career incentive pay program
S.1023  SD.1705 An Act relative to public employees serving in the armed forces of the United States
S.1024  SD.1708 An Act relative to the prevention of overcompensation in the higher education pension system
S.1025  SD.1728 An Act further regulating appeals under the Group Insurance Commission
H.1102  HD.2095 An Act relative to health care affordability.
H.1138  HD.4363 An Act Establishing a Sick Leave Bank for Mary F. Keeler, an Employee of the Trial Court.
S.1143  SD.1204 An Act Relative to Eligibility for State Group Health Insurance
S.1145  SD.1231 An Act Expanding Benefits Available to Municipalities with Membership in the Group Insurance Commission.
S.1202  SD.1007 An Act further providing that certain teachers shall be credited with service to nonpublic schools.
S.1232  SD.1675 An Act limiting proposition 2 1/2 override elections and allowing an underridide in all communities
S.1233  SD.1691 An Act exempting certain veterans from state tax
S.1234  SD.1740 An Act encouraging the sale and planting of trees for Arbor Day
S.1236  SD.1761 An Act authorizing a city or town to designate a check-off on its real estate tax bills and to establish an economic aid fund.
S.1257  SD.368 An Act establishing residential tax abatement zones in Gateway Cities.
S.1260  SD.463 An Act Establishing the Gateway Cities Historical Residential Rehabilitation Tax Credit.
S.1270  SD.1595 An Act establishing the Commonwealth Lung Cancer Early Detection and Treatment Research Fund.
S.1279  SD.390 An Act Extending the Investment Tax Credit to All Corporations.
H.1283  HD.3591 An Act relative to consumer protection.
S.1317  SD.658 An Act Relative to 529 College Savings Plans
S.1331  SD.1932 An Act establishing the local aid stabilization fund.
S.1342  SD.627 An Act dedicating a portion of the Stabilization Fund to cities and towns
S.1343  SD.641 An Act providing for a tax exemption on the sale of recycled materials
S.1345  SD.751 An Act establishing a commuter tax deduction
S.1347  SD.879 An Act to provide a property tax credit to surviving spouses of certain public safety personnel
S.1348  SD.2032 An Act relative to the revenues of commonwealth.
S.1351  SD.1123 An Act relative to tax deductions for student activities and athletics fees.
S.1360  SD.965 An Act limiting a portion of the rainy day fund to mitigate local aid cuts.
S.1362  SD.1003 An Act establishing a permanent annual sales tax holiday.
S.1363  SD.1004 An Act to increase research and development in emerging industries.
S.1364  SD.1005 An Act relative to expanding the investment tax credit.
S.1365  SD.1019 An Act Relative to Tax Credits for Student User Fees.
S.1366  SD.1025 An Act Relative to Jobs Creation in the Commonwealth.
S.1367  SD.1029 An Act Relative to Corporate Taxes.
S.1368  SD.1057 An Act relative to extending single sales factor apportionment to all corporations.
S.1369  SD.1058 An Act relative to property tax exemption for persons over the age of seventy.
S.1370  SD.1059 An Act providing a tax credit for employers providing day care and/or day care subsidies to their employees.
S.1371  SD.1061 An Act creating a private mortgate insurance tax deduction.
S.1372  SD.1062 An Act exempting certain elderly persons from certain real estate increases .
S.1373  SD.1063 An Act encouraging deleading of residential units.
S.1374  SD.1064 An Act relative to exempting certain medical supplies from the state sales tax.
S.1403  SD.1665 An Act prohibiting persons convicted of a felony from registering as a Legislative or Executive Agent
S.1405  SD.1814 An Act relative to the salary of indicted public officials.
H.1426  HD.378 An Act relative to certain motor vehicle homicides.
S.1454  SD.743 An Act relative to zero-based budgeting and budget transparency
S.1455  SD.749 An Act to provide for accountability and transparency in the finances of the commonwealth
S.1456  SD.823 An Act establishing godparent's day
S.1459  SD.1036 An Act Relative to Competitive State Contracting.
S.1460  SD.1038 An Act Relative to Increased Efficiencies in State Government.
S.1461  SD.1040 An Act Relative to Ethics Reform.
S.1462  SD.1054 An Act relative to human contact with state agencies.
S.1463  SD.1055 An Act reducing the use of paper and increasing government efficiencies.
S.1464  SD.1056 An Act worker documentation certification program.
H.1469  HD.322 An Act Relative to the Theft of Bulk Merchandise Containers.
H.1471  HD.2931 An Act Relative to the Theft of Bulk Merchandise Containers.
S.1527  SD.1511 An Act relative to the establishment of municipal lighting authorities.
S.1536  SD.1411 An Act to examine the cost reliability and economic impact of electricity.
S.1539  SD.1052 An Act to protect consumer privacy rights.
S.1559  SD.502 An Act to protect and enhance the rights of child and adult victims and witnesses of crime.
S.1569  SD.186 An Act relative to strengthening family relationships through responsible shared parenting.
S.1573  SD.204 An Act increasing the penalty for motor vehicle homicide.
S.1574  SD.213 An Act relative to protecting certain employees in the news media.
S.1579  SD.250 An Act prohibiting criminals to profit from their personal belongings.
S.1583  SD.1653 An Act relative to the unsealing of records
S.1584  SD.1659 An Act relative to sex offenders
S.1585  SD.1661 An Act relative to the sex offender registry board
S.1587  SD.1682 An Act relative to the sexual abuse of minors.
S.1588  SD.1697 An Act relative to the waiving of fees for the declaration of homesteads for disabled veterans
S.1589  SD.1703 An Act relative to employee records
S.1590  SD.1722 An Act relative to homestead declarations recording of deeds
S.1591  SD.1751 An Act relative to health care proxies.
S.1592  SD.1759 An Act relative to non-citizen sex offenders.
S.1593  SD.1763 An Act relative to the committee for public counsel services.
S.1595  SD.2013 An Act enhancing the criminal offender register information system.
H.1670  HD.1037 An Act relative to a woman's right to know.
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.
S.1708  SD.1291 An Act relative to enhancing Melanie's Law.
H.1724  HD.2152 An Act addressing controlled substances violations near school property.
H.1728  HD.431 An Act relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes.
S.1742  SD.92 An Act improving apprehension of drunk drivers and other law violators.
S.1807  SD.551 An Act relative to judicial recusal.
S.1808  SD.610 An Act providing for progressive penalties for the crime of motor vehicular homicide.
S.1811  SD.717 An Act to criminalize the attempted production of Class B drugs
S.1816  SD.778 An Act providing for reciprocal service for restraining orders
S.1817  SD.826 an act to promote fair employment and security in the Commonwealth
S.1818  SD.857 An Act relative to timely classification of sex offenders
S.1819  SD.894 An Act to combat recidivist drunk driving.
S.1825  SD.1110 An Act clarifying ambiguities relative to Question 2.
S.1829  SD.1012 An Act providing for increased penalties for persons who commit crimes against the elderly.
S.1832  SD.1017 An Act relative to the expansion of the state DNA database.
S.1833  SD.1041 An Act Establishing Criminal Penalties for Illegal Lobbying.
S.1834  SD.1048 An Act increasing penalties for driving without a license or registration.
S.1894  SD.218 An Act relative to assuring that motorcyclists between the ages of 16 and 18 are provided with adequate education relative to the proper safety and operation of a motorcycle.
S.1896  SD.236 An Act to clarify farm plates.
S.1897  SD.1689 An Act directing the rmv to design and distribute certain decals
S.1898  SD.1737 An Act to reduce car emissions
S.1899  SD.1746 An Act allowing certain online drives license notices.
S.1914  SD.1348 An Act Authorizing the Registry of Motor Vehicles to Issue Distinctive License Plates for the Establishment of a Fund for the Future of Nursing.
S.1920  SD.414 An Act to allow hybrid and alternate fuel vehicles in hov-designated highwayy lanes.
S.1921  SD.425 An Act relative to motor vehicle registrations.
S.1922  SD.484 An Act relative to free transponders.
S.1923  SD.485 An Act requiring the use of headlights in inclement weather.
S.1924  SD.519 An Act Relative to Ignition Interlock Devices.
S.1925  SD.555 An Act Relative to Ignition Interlock Devices.
S.1934  SD.1555 An Act to promote and and advance motorcycle safety.
S.1957  SD.1833 An Act relative to regional transit authorities.
S.1964  SD.563 An Act increasing protection against drivers under the influence of drugs
S.1965  SD.621 An Act verifying the effectiveness of flagmen
S.1966  SD.786 An Act relative to special veterans plates
S.1975  SD.1030 An Act to Improve the Finances of the Massachusetts Turnpike.
S.1976  SD.1045 An Act increasing awareness of junior operators on the roadways of the Commonwealth.
S.1978  SD.1049 An Act relative to speed limits in cities and towns.
S.1979  SD.1050 An Act relative to disabled veterans' motor vehicle plates.
S.1989  SD.122 An Act providing auto insurance special investigators with access to registry of motor vehicle photographs
S.1992  SD.245 An Act relative to veteran's benefits for surviving spouses.
S.1993  SD.1693 An Act relating to claim for personal injury and property damage in the national guard
S.1994  SD.1694 An Act relative to unlawful discrimination
S.1995  SD.1698 An Act relative to veteran's work related experience in applying for certain licenses
S.1997  SD.1617 An Act to Establish a Military Service Scholarship Program.
S.2004  SD.412 An Act relative to the Massachusetts Medal of Sacrifice.
S.2014  SD.1039 An Act requiring a supermajority vote for the utilization of rainy day funds.
S.2017  SD.221 An Act relative to standards for protective headgear for operators or passengers on motorcycles.
S.2038  SD.702 An Act to control gaming in Massachusetts.
H.2079  HD.1209 An Act Relative to Increasing the Efficiency and Effectiveness of the Board of Allied Health Professionals.
S.2137  SD.2189 An Act relative to regional transit authorities.
H.2154  HD.2138 An Act providing for health care facilities and hospice programs to return certain unused pharmaceutical drugs.
H.2157  HD.2150 An Act prohibiting the use of all latex gloves and products by persons who handle food.
H.2209  HD.292 An Act relative to the University of Massachusetts police department.
H.2211  HD.303 An Act relative to a fire equipment grant program.
H.2400  HD.1866 An Act relative to continuation of health insurance coverage for Retired Public Employees. .
H.2401  HD.1874 An Act relative to the oversight of Disability Pension Benefits. .
H.2468  HD.381 An Act authorizing Gary W. Tirrell to receive additional creditable service from the Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System.
H.2481  HD.323 An Act to include certain employees of the Commonwealth in Group 2 of the State Retirement System.
H.2613  HD.3320 An Act Directing the State Retirement Board to Retire Robert Emmet Fitzgerald.
H.2702  HD.3948 An Act to promote economic development in gateway cities.
H.2800  HD.2258 An Act Amending the Historical Rehabilitation Tax Credit.
H.2812  HD.3842 An Act relative to historic residential tax credit.
H.2818  HD.2349 An Act to create an income tax deduction for municipal and school fees.
H.2821  HD.2545 An Act to exempt small charities from tax upon raffle proceeds.
H.2862  HD.955 An Act relative to the payment of taxes by the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission to the towns of Blandford, Granville and Russell. _______________
H.2871  HD.1226 An Act freezing real estate taxes on certain persons who have attained the age of 70.
H.2872  HD.1452 An Act relative to electronic filing of individual taxes.
H.2906  HD.2127 An Act to provide a hearing aid tax credit.
H.2937  HD.3022 An Act relative to historic rehabilitation tax credits.
H.2959  HD.3849 An Act An Act Relative to Establishing a Searchable Website of State Expenditures.
H.2960  HD.1713 An Act enhancing the global warming solutions act.
H.3023  HD.3851 An Act Recognizing Massachusetts State Parks Day.
H.3035  HD.2078 An Act to designate polish american congress day.
H.3081  HD.3347 An Act to Study the Safe, Reliable, and Cost-effecitve Transmission of Electric Power in the Commonwealth.
H.3488  HD.1371 An Act relative to reducing property taxes for seniors.
H.3528  HD.1325 An Act relative to protecting children from exploitation.
H.3529  HD.1351 An Act relative to the safety of the children in the commonwealth.
H.3568  HD.2265 An Act Establishing An Education Loan Repayment Program For Social Workers And Credentialed Direct Care Human Service Workers.
H.3583  HD.2232 An Act regarding treble damages.
H.3598  HD.2143 An Act to provide coverage for hearing aids.
H.3809  HD.984 An Act relative to insurance coverage for autism.
H.4418  HD.4773 An Act Relative to Public Safety in the City of Holyoke.
H.4484  HD.4738 An Act Relative to the insanity defense .
H.4713  HD.5036 An Act Relative to the City of Chicopee and the Term of Mayor.
H.4730  HD.4869 An Act restricting use and connection of automatic dialing-announcing devices.
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.