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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator William N. Brownsberger Democrat - Second Suffolk and Middlesex

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President Pro Tempore
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  SD.2097 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to the safety of courthouses and remote court proceedings. The Judiciary.
S.82  SD.24 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 82) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to the direct shipping of alcohol. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.83  SD.174 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 83) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to liquor license applicants. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.168  SD.528 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 168) of William N. Brownsberger, Jonathan Hecht and John J. Lawn, Jr. for legislation to establish a special commission to investigate video games as a form of media and as a training tool. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.343  SD.366 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 343) of William N. Brownsberger, Sal N. DiDomenico, Jonathan Hecht, Patricia D. Jehlen and other members of the General Court for legislation to extend the Environmental Joint Powers Agreement that created the A-B-C Stormwater Flooding Board. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.344  SD.1422 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 344) of William N. Brownsberger, Martha M. Walz, Lori A. Ehrlich, Jason M. Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation to create a process to evaluate exposure to catastrophic flooding as a result of climate change. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.416  SD.29 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 416) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to tenants and security deposits. Financial Services.
S.417  SD.68 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 417) of William N. Brownsberger, David Paul Linsky, Jonathan Hecht, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to ensure full compliance with good funds statute. Financial Services.
S.418  SD.221 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 418) of William N. Brownsberger, Michael S. Dukakis and David M. Rogers relative to hybrid automobile insurance policies. Financial Services.
S.419  SD.222 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 419) of William N. Brownsberger and David M. Rogers for legislation to establish a commission to study financial assistance in automobile insurance ratings. Financial Services.
S.420  SD.223 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 420) of William N. Brownsberger and David M. Rogers relative to the setting of rates for automobile insurance policies. Financial Services.
H.421  HD.1260 By Representative Henriquez of Boston and Senator Brownsberger, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 421) of Carlos Henriquez, William N. Brownsberger and others for legislation to establish a comprehensive health education curriculum in the public schools. Education.
S.625  SD.41 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 625) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to penalties for shoplifting. The Judiciary.
S.626  SD.47 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 626) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to the witholding of rent. The Judiciary.
S.627  SD.53 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 627) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to the penalty imposed upon persons convicted of defacing or destroying real or personal property. The Judiciary.
S.628  SD.54 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 628) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation to preserve appellate rights in certain criminal proceedings in the courts of the Commonwealth. The Judiciary.
S.629  SD.55 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 629) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation to increase the daily credit for persons confined in correctional institutions for non-payment of fines and expenses. The Judiciary.
S.630  SD.59 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 630) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to counsel appointed to habitual offender cases. The Judiciary.
S.631  SD.62 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 631) of William N. Brownsberger, Ruth B. Balser, Patricia D. Jehlen, Karen E. Spilka and other members of the General Court for legislation to decriminalize non-violent and verbal student misconduct. The Judiciary.
S.632  SD.637 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 632) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to interest for pecuniary judgements. The Judiciary.
S.633  SD.657 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 633) of William N. Brownsberger, Harriette L. Chandler, Katherine M. Clark, Kenneth J. Donnelly and other members of the General Court for legislation to extend the statute of limitations in civil child sexual abuse cases. The Judiciary.
S.634  SD.1288 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 634) of William N. Brownsberger, Gloria L. Fox, Denise Provost, Ruth B. Balser and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to mandatory minimum sentences related to drug offenses. The Judiciary.
S.845  SD.23 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 845) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation to protect job applicants' identity and privacy. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.846  SD.647 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 846) of William N. Brownsberger, Michael Barrett, Patricia D. Jehlen and Lori A. Ehrlich for legislation relative to employee non-competition agreements. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.902  SD.1645 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 902) of William N. Brownsberger, Denise Provost, Benjamin Swan, Christopher M. Markey and others for legislation to recognize the dangerousness of retail drug offenses. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.986  SD.44 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 986) of William N. Brownsberger and Jason M. Lewis for legislation to protect patients from breakthrough seizures. Public Health.
S.1111  SD.38 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1111) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation that ski areas be required to provide helmets free of charge with rental equipment and post accident and safety records online for public access. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1112  SD.60 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1112) of William N. Brownsberger and David M. Rogers for legislation to establish and accredit independent forensic science laboratories. . Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1203  SD.30 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1203) of William N. Brownsberger and Carolyn C. Dykema for legislation to establish a consolidated public employees retirement board within the Department of the State Treasurer. Public Service.
S.1204  SD.890 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1204) of William N. Brownsberger and Jonathan Hecht for legislation to provide contract employees with health insurance and retirement benefits. Public Service.
S.1306  SD.27 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1306) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to income tax liability for active duty military. Revenue.
S.1307  SD.28 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1307) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to motor vehicle excise tax exemption for active duty military. Revenue.
S.1308  SD.173 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1308) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to payments in lieu of taxation of organizations exempt from the property tax. Revenue.
S.1458  SD.22 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1458) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to local commissions on disability. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1459  SD.37 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1459) of William N. Brownsberger for legisaltion relative to expanding the definition of public records to include subordinate entities of public entities. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1564  SD.36 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1564) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation to require distribution companies to make individual building energy use history available to the general public. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1565  SD.42 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1565) of William N. Brownsberger and David M. Rogers for legislation relative to greenhouse gas emission limits. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1566  SD.206 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1566) of William N. Brownsberger, Thomas M. Menino, Kevin G. Honan and Carlo Basile for legislation to require utilities to provide energy use data. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1636  SD.39 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1636) of William N. Brownsberger, Sarah K. Peake, Denise Provost, Jonathan Hecht and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to reducing permitted idling times for certain motor vehicles. Transportation.
S.1637  SD.40 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1637) of William N. Brownsberger for legislation relative to motor vehicle registration plates. Transportation.
S.1638  SD.199 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1638) of William N. Brownsberger, Denise Provost, Patricia D. Jehlen, Christopher M. Markey and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to driver's licenses. Transportation.
S.1639  SD.723 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1639) of William N. Brownsberger, Denise Provost, David M. Rogers, Jonathan Hecht and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect vulnerable road users. Transportation.
S.1640  SD.731 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1640) of William N. Brownsberger, Denise Provost, David M. Rogers, Jonathan Hecht and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect bicyclists in bicycle lanes. Transportation.
H.1715  HD.2221 By Representative Ehrlich of Marblehead and Senator Brownsberger, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1715) of Lori A. Ehrlich, William Brownsberger and others for legislation to limit the time that former employees must wait before being employed by a competitor. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.1958  SD.1876 By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of William N. Brownsberger and John J. Lawn, Jr. for legislation to restrict the use of certain pesticides around children. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.2346  Senate, Thursday, July 31, 2014 -- Text of the Senate amendment (Senator Brownsberger) to the House Bill to improve criminal laws relative to organized retail theft (House, No. 1474, amended).
S.10  SD.26 By Mr. Brownsberger (by request), a petition (accompanied by proposal, Senate, No. 10) of Walter Ziobro for a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to the election of members of the state senate. Election Laws. This bill is by request. *
S.166  SD.280 By Mr. Brownsberger (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 166) of Mark A. Thomas for legislation to amend certain provisions of the expanded gaming legislation: H.3807- Acts of 2011 c. 194. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies. This bill is by request. *
S.167  SD.281 By Mr. Brownsberger (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 167) of Mark A. Thomas for legislation to repeal the expanded gaming legislation: H.3807- Acts of 2011 c. 194, in its entirety. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies. This bill is by request. *
S.201  SD.16 By Mr. Brownsberger (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 201) of Gertrude Eyges for legislation relative to eye health for students. Education. This bill is by request. *
S.624  SD.25 By Mr. Brownsberger (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 624) of Iraklis Kotzabaldiris for legislation relative to alimony modification. The Judiciary. This bill is by request. *
S.844  SD.15 By Mr. Brownsberger (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 844) of Albert DeBonise for legislation relative to workers' compensation appeals. Labor and Workforce Development. This bill is by request. *
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.