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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Representative William M. Straus Democrat - 10th Bristol

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  William.Straus@mahouse.gov

State House

24 Beacon St.
Room 134
Boston, MA, 02133
Phone:
(617) 722-2400
Fax:
617-722-2387
Bill Docket Bill Pinslip/Title
S.178  SD.1288 By Ms. Creem, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 178) of Cynthia Stone Creem, William M. Straus, Kay Khan, David F. DeCoste and others for legislation to provide consumers with equal protection for all real estate appraisals. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.199  HD.1158 By Ms. Decker of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 199) of Marjorie C. Decker and others relative to the payment standards for monthly benefits for parents with dependent children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.459  HD.974 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 459) of Thomas M. Stanley and others relative to the licensing of small appraisal companies. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.475  HD.1785 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 475) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and others relative to the selling of malt beverages or malt beverage products produced by a pub brewery. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.589  SD.1265 By Ms. Moran, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 589) of Susan L. Moran, William M. Straus, Michael D. Brady, Michael O. Moore and others for legislation relative to a cranberry wetland mitigation bank. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.590  SD.1266 By Ms. Moran, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 590) of Susan L. Moran, William M. Straus, Michael D. Brady, Michael O. Moore and others for legislation to encourage the use of renewable energy on agricultural land. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.591  SD.1267 By Ms. Moran, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 591) of Susan L. Moran, William M. Straus, Michael D. Brady, Michael O. Moore and others for legislation to reorganize the Farm Technology Review Commission. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.726  SD.607 By Mr. Rush, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 726) of Michael F. Rush, Thomas A. Golden, Jr., William M. Straus, Jessica Ann Giannino and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to breast cancer equity and early detection. Financial Services.
H.805  HD.1536 By Mr. Lawn of Watertown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 805) of John J. Lawn, Jr., and others relative to opportunities, trust, equity, and security for voting. Election Laws.
H.982  HD.3087 By Ms. Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 982) of Sarah K. Peake and others relative to the sale, distribution and release of balloons. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.1019  HD.767 By Ms. Sullivan of Abington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1019) of Alyson M. Sullivan and others relative to authorizing deer hunting on Sunday. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.1171  HD.2349 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1171) of Alice Hanlon Peisch relative to dental insurance assignment of benefits. Financial Services.
H.1173  HD.2364 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1173) of Alice Hanlon Peisch relative to a dental insurance. Financial Services.
S.1424  SD.709 By Ms. DiZoglio, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1424) of Diana DiZoglio, Adam J. Scanlon, Shawn Dooley, Michael D. Brady and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to COVID-19 vaccination preregistration. Public Health.
S.1523  SD.651 By Mr. Rush, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1523) of Michael F. Rush, Shawn Dooley, Steven G. Xiarhos, William M. Straus and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to requiring trauma kits in public buildings. Public Health.
S.1940  SD.1734 By Ms. Moran, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1940) of Susan L. Moran, William M. Straus, Steven S. Howitt, Mathew J. Muratore and other members of the General Court for legislation to exempts portions of cranberry bogs set aside for renewable energy purposes from certain taxes. Revenue.
H.1959  HD.967 By Mr. Donahue of Worcester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1959) of Daniel M. Donahue and others for legislation to prevent wage theft, promote employer accountability, and enhance public enforcement. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.2046  HD.613 By Mr. Roy of Franklin, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2046) of Jeffrey N. Roy and others for legislation to include offsite fabrication work for qualified projects under the prevailing wage laws of the Commonwealth. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.2304  HD.1669 By Mr. Gentile of Sudbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2304) of Carmine Lawrence Gentile and others for legislation to reduce incidence and death from pancreatic cancer. Public Health.
H.2547  HD.326 By Mr. Xiarhos of Barnstable, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2547) of Steven G. Xiarhos and others relative to providing for the care and transportation of police dogs injured in the line of duty. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.2738  Senate, March 3, 2022 -- The committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture, to whom was referred the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 590) of Susan L. Moran, William M. Straus, Michael D. Brady, Michael O. Moore and others for legislation to encourage the use of renewable energy on agricultural land, reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2738).
H.2798  HD.1291 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2798) of Timothy R. Whelan and others relative to the public employee retirement group for harbormasters. Public Service.
H.2842  HD.657 By Mr. Chan of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2842) of Tackey Chan and others relative to the expiration date of the film tax credit. Revenue.
S.2856  Senate, May 2, 2022 -- The committee on Financial Services, to whom was referred the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 726) of Michael F. Rush, Thomas A. Golden, Jr., William M. Straus, Jessica Ann Giannino and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to breast cancer equity and early detection, reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2856).
S.3104  SD.3290 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 3104) of Mark C. Montigny (with approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation to authorize the city of New Bedford to qualify city employees for certain death benefits when the cause of death is related to COVID-19. Public Service. [Local approval received]
H.3204  HD.3927 By Representatives Miranda of Boston and Elugardo of Boston, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 3204) of Liz Miranda, Nika C. Elugardo and others Resolve providing for the creation of a commemorative memorial portrait in the Massachusetts State House in honor of State Representative Doris Bunte. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.4096  An Act regarding audit performance and functions at the Department of Transportation
H.4195  HD.4474 By Mrs. Campbell of Methuen, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Linda Dean Campbell and others relative to the governance, structure and care of veterans at veterans’ homes in the Commonwealth. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.4298  An Act relative to the governance, structure and care of veterans at the Commonwealth’s veterans’ homes
H.4441  An Act relative to the governance, structure and care of veterans at the Commonwealth’s veterans’ homes
H.4590  An Act relative to the sale of malt beverages produced by a pub brewery
H.4597  An Act establishing a commission to study dredging needs for recreational boating in Commonwealth waterways
H.4599  An Act relative to a cranberry water use transfer program
H.4618  An Act relative to autonomous vehicles
H.4681  An Act to prevent wage theft, promote employer accountability, and enhance public enforcement.
H.4747  An Act authorizing the town of Rochester to grant an additional license for the sale of alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises
H.4786  An Act relative to helium balloons
H.5006  An Act relative to the Millicent Library in the town of Fairhaven
H.5103  An Act to reduce traffic fatalities
H.5106  The committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two branches with reference to the Senate amendment of the House Bill relative to the governance, structure and care of veterans at the Commonwealth’s veterans’ homes (House, No. 4441, amended), reports recommending passage of the accompanying bill (House, No. 5106).
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.