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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Steven A. Tolman Served 1999 - 2012 Democrat

Bill Docket Bill Pinslip/Title
S.69  SD.386 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 69) of Steven A. Tolman and Sean Garballey for legislation to provide for insurance coverage for vision screening for children . Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.70  SD.436 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 70) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to improvements in private duty nursing care for developmentally disabled children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.71  SD.437 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 71) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to eligibility criteria for nursing homes serving pediatric residents. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.72  SD.443 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 72) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to increase consumer access to licensed marriage and family therapists. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.146  SD.1017 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 146) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to provide for a study of mis-marked and mis-priced items in retail stores. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.147  SD.1018 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 147) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to uniform expiration dates. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.148  SD.1541 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 148) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to service station operation. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.159  HD.423 By Representative Sannicandro of Ashland and Senator Tolman, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 159) of Tom Sannicandro, Mark J. Cusack, Kimberly N. Ferguson, Steven A. Tolman and others for legislation to promote the successful transition of students with disabilities to post-secondary education, employment and independent living. Education.
S.253  SD.370 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 253) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to the youthbuild program. Education.
S.254  SD.429 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 254) of Steven A. Tolman and Daniel A. Wolf for legislation to establish a drug prevention pilot program in schools . Education.
S.255  SD.430 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 255) of Steven A. Tolman, Sean Garballey and Daniel A. Wolf for legislation to provide substance abuse awareness in schools. Education.
S.256  SD.431 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 256) of Steven A. Tolman and Carlos Henriquez for legislation relative to special education budgets. Education.
S.257  SD.432 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 257) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to improve the attracting excellence to teaching programs. Education.
S.258  SD.434 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 258) of Steven A. Tolman and Tom Sannicandro for legislation relative to high school graduation requirements. Education.
S.259  SD.1438 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 259) of Steven A. Tolman and Carlos Henriquez for legislation relative to comprehensive health education in schools. Education.
S.260  SD.1444 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 260) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to the transfer of funds for recovery high schools. Education.
S.290  SD.961 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 290) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to prior authorizations of prescription medications. Elder Affairs.
S.291  SD.1388 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 291) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to make a technical correction to the lockbox provision of the Commonwealth's prescription monitoring program. [Public Health].
S.394  SD.541 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 394) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to establish a river access commission. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.395  SD.544 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 395) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation concerning lanes on Storrow Drive [Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture].
S.396  SD.546 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 396) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to improve pedestrian safety on Park Drive [Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture].
S.397  SD.1411 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 397) of Naughton, Ashe, Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation for a healthy Massachusetts: safer alternatives to toxic chemicals [Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture].
S.398  SD.1419 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 398) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to study traffic patterns on Greenough Boulevard in Watertown [Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture].
S.471  SD.441 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 471) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to insurer's liability for losses while under the influence. Financial Services.
S.472  SD.460 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 472) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to large print labels for the visually impaired. Financial Services.
S.473  SD.471 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 473) of Steven A. Tolman, Kenneth J. Donnelly and James J. O'Day for legislation to improve access to alcohol and other drug clinical services. Financial Services.
S.474  SD.962 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 474) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to provide for necessary aqua therapy. Financial Services.
S.475  SD.1433 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 475) of Steven A. Tolman and Gale D. Candaras for legislation relative to adverse determinations for mental health and substance abuse treatment. Financial Services.
S.476  SD.1437 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 476) of Steven A. Tolman, Benjamin B. Downing, Michael J. Rodrigues, Jennifer L. Flanagan and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to auto body labor rates. Financial Services.
S.557  SD.428 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 557) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to ensure fair and reasonable medicaid payment rates for services provided by health care facilities. Health Care Financing.
S.558  SD.1646 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 558) of Steven A. Tolman, Sal N. DiDomenico, Patricia D. Jehlen, Brian M. Ashe and others for legislation to establish cost avoidance through care at home. Health Care Financing.
S.627  SD.1447 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 627) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to eligibility for cooperative housing corporations. Housing.
S.902  SD.174 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 902) of Steven A. Tolman and Karen E. Spilka for legislation relative to identity theft jurisdiction. The Judiciary.
S.903  SD.373 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 903) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to the commission of a crime while in posession of a police scanner . The Judiciary.
S.904  SD.382 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 904) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to protect a union agent and union member. The Judiciary.
S.905  SD.383 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 905) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to providing for certificates of rehabilitation and recovery and rehabilitation for substance abusers. The Judiciary.
S.906  SD.388 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 906) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to humanist marriage officiants. The Judiciary.
S.907  SD.1415 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 907) of Steven A. Tolman, Linda Dorcena Forry, Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation to reduce opioid overdoes deaths. The Judiciary.
S.908  SD.1652 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 908) of Steven A. Tolman, Thomas M. McGee and Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation to reform the "school zone" law for drug offenses. The Judiciary.
S.909  SD.1654 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 909) of Jehlen, McGee and Tolman for legislation to repeal mandatory minimum sentencing laws for drug offenders [Joint Committee on the Judiciary].
S.969  SD.457 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 969) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to displaced workers. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.970  SD.458 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 970) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to labor relations and representational elections. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.971  SD.470 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 971) of Tolman for legislation to enhance training and career opportunities for young workers [Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development].
S.972  SD.483 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 972) of Steven A. Tolman, Sonia Chang-Diaz, Denise Andrews, Denise Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to an employee protection act. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.973  SD.501 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 973) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to make the members of limited liability companies liable for violations of the payment of wages statute . Labor and Workforce Development.
S.974  SD.963 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 974) of Tolman for legislation to protect social workers from work related injuries [Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development].
S.990  SD.374 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 990) of Steven A. Tolman, James B. Eldridge, Patricia S. Jehlen, Cory Atkins and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to children's mental health clinicians [Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse].
S.991  SD.381 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 991) of Tolman for legislation to provide for a study of the central intake for the placement of substance abusers in treatment facilities [Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse].
S.992  SD.396 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 992) of Tolman for legislation to eliminate the abuse of controlled-relase hydromorphone [Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse].
S.993  SD.398 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 993) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to amend the duration of commitment of alcoholics and substance abusers. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.994  SD.400 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 994) of Tolman for legislation to eliminate the abuse of controlled-release oxycodone [Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse].
S.995  SD.411 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 995) of Keenan and Tolman for legislation to require the parental notice of the treatment of minors for drug overdoses [Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse].
S.996  SD.1416 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 996) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to provide for the study of substance abuse among seniors. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.997  SD.1428 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 997) of Steven A. Tolman and Benjamin B. Downing for legislation to provide for the study of access to methadone medicated assistance among Masshealth clients. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.998  SD.1435 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 998) of Tolman for legislation regarding a model program evaluating treatment of opioid dependent offenders [Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse].
S.999  SD.1440 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 999) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to ensure access to behavioral health services. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.1000  SD.1759 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1000) of Wolf and Tolman for legislation to prohibit abuse of prescription drugs [Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse].
S.1064  SD.473 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1064) of Tolman for legislation to include credit unions for deposit of public monies [Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government].
S.1174  SD.393 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1174) of Sannicandro and Tolman for legislation relative to screening for developmental disabilities [Joint Committee on Public Health].
S.1176  SD.397 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1176) of Tolman for legislation to assure safe, humane care of day surgery patients [Joint Committee on Public Health].
S.1177  SD.1390 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1177) of Tolman for legislation to provide survivorship plans and wellness resources for cancer patients [Joint Committee on Public Health].
S.1178  SD.1426 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1178) of Tolman for legislation relative to investigations by boards of registration in medicine, nursing and psychologists [Joint Committee on Public Health].
S.1259  SD.465 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1259) of Tolman for legislation relative to the dissemination of information to private detectives [Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security].
S.1392  SD.448 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1392) of Tolman for legislation to provide for fairness and equity for Massachusetts water resource authority employees [Joint Committee on Public Service].
S.1393  SD.451 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1393) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to bargaining units. Public Service.
S.1394  SD.453 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1394) of Tolman for legislation relative to creditable service for Boston teachers [Joint Committee on Public Service].
S.1395  SD.455 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1395) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to dental insurance for certain retirees. Public Service.
S.1396  SD.462 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1396) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to make provisional employees in civil service positions permanet to those positions. Public Service.
S.1397  SD.463 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1397) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to protecting the rights of custodial, maintenance and other non-teaching employees of school districts. Public Service.
S.1398  SD.464 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1398) of Tolman for legislation relative to retirement benefits for John G. Flores [Joint Committee on Public Service].
S.1399  SD.467 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1399) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to the retirement benefits of emergency medical technicians. Public Service.
S.1400  SD.468 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1400) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to define member contributions for retirement systems. Public Service.
S.1401  SD.475 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1401) of Hecht and Tolman for legislation to promote equity in pension benefits [Joint Committee on Public Service].
S.1402  SD.480 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1402) of Tolman for legislation to resolve collective bargaining disputes [Joint Committee on Public Service].
S.1403  SD.551 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1403) of Tolman for legislation relative to critical shortage waivers for teachers [Joint Committee on Public Service].
S.1404  SD.654 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1404) of Steven A. Tolman, Linda Dorcena Forry, Ellen Story, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to clarify terms of collective bargaining agreements. Public Service.
S.1405  SD.1032 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1405) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to retirement benefits for Frank Rizzo. Public Service.
S.1406  SD.1398 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1406) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to provide for the continued medical care and treatment of Ellen E. Englehardt a state trooper injured in the line of duty. Public Service.
S.1407  SD.1423 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1407) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation regarding critical shortage waivers for public school teachers. Public Service.
S.1408  SD.1490 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1408) of DiDomenico and Tolman for legislation relative to collective bargaining [Joint Committee on Public Service].
S.1553  SD.950 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1553) of Steven A. Tolman and Elizabeth A. Malia for legislation relative to equitable treatment for substance use disorders. Revenue.
S.1554  SD.1450 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1554) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to protect main street retailers and promote sales tax fairness in the Commonwealth. Revenue.
S.1555  SD.1650 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1555) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to establish a special commission to investigate payment in leiu of taxes. Revenue.
S.1635  SD.390 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1635) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to make technical corrections to the State Trademarks Act. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1636  SD.391 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1636) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to relative to debarment from bidding. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1637  SD.392 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1637) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to emergency contracts for public construction projects. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1638  SD.1386 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1638) of Steven A. Tolman and Jonathan Hecht for legislation to require a comparable site for individuals using the fernald pool. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1697  SD.476 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1697) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to promote the safe operation of utility vaults. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1698  SD.1741 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1698) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to energy cost transparency in residential real estate conveyancing. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1805  SD.450 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1805) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to a commuter rail stop in Allston-Brighton. Transportation.
S.1806  SD.459 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1806) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to labor relations governing commuter rail employers working within the boundaries of the Commonwealth. Transportation.
S.1807  SD.474 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1807) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to maintain the classification of commuter rail workers. Transportation.
S.1808  SD.477 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1808) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to provide counseling services and medical leave for crew members of a railroad compnay involved in an accident resulting in loss of life or serious bodily injury. Transportation.
S.1809  SD.478 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1809) of Steven A. Tolman and Sean Garballey for legislation to reinstitute the night owl program. Transportation.
S.1810  SD.958 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1810) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to prohibit the use of certain communication devices while operating a motor vehicle. Transportation.
S.1811  SD.960 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1811) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to first aid kits and fire extinguishers on trains. Transportation.
S.1812  SD.1040 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1812) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to the safe operation of trains. Transportation.
S.1813  SD.1393 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1813) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to allow active duty military veterans to purchase verteran license plates. Transportation.
S.1836  SD.1387 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1836) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation relative to substance abuse services for veterans. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
S.1867  SD.444 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1867) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to provide for binding arbitration for fire fighters and police officers. Public Service.
S.1868  SD.445 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1868) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to provide for an early retirement incentive for state employees. Public Service.
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.