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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Representative John C. Velis Democrat - 4th Hampden

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H.175  HD.2432 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 175) of John C. Velis and others relative to parents acting as personal care attendants. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.631  HD.429 By Representatives Velis of Westfield and Kane of Shrewsbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 631) of John C. Velis, Hannah Kane and others for legislation to establish a special commission (including members of the General Court) to study the financial abuse of elders. Elder Affairs.
H.1248  HD.937 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1248) of John C. Velis and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) to study student load debt . Higher Education.
H.1691  HD.2680 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1691) of John C. Velis, José F. Tosado and Bud L. Williams relative to employee leaves of absence to comply with family court orders. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.2013  HD.1611 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2013) of John C. Velis and others relative to sudden cardiac arrest awareness in student athletes. Public Health.
H.2377  HD.1416 By Representative Velis of Westfield and Senator Rush, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2377) of John C. Velis, Michael F. Rush and others relative to veterans’ preference hiring practices. Public Service.
H.2378  HD.1423 By Messrs. Velis of Westfield and Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2378) of John C. Velis, Sean Garballey and others relative to Parkinson's disease disability and death of certain firefighters and other public safety officers in the contributory retirement plan for public employees. Public Service.
H.2379  HD.1910 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2379) of John C. Velis and others relative to line of duty presumptions in certain health evaluations of correctional employees. Public Service.
H.2655  HD.1613 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2655) of John C. Velis and others relative to motor vehicle-related tax and fee exemptions for certain disabled veterans. Revenue.
H.2796  HD.3272 By Messrs. Velis of Westfield and Vega of Holyoke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2796) of John C. Velis, Aaron Vega and others for the issuance of an annual proclamation by the Governor to designate March 14th as John McCain prisoner of war day of remembrance. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2797  HD.3592 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2797) of John C. Velis and others that the Honor and Remember Flag be designated as the symbol of the Commonwealth’s concern and commitment to honoring and remembering the lives of all members of the United States Armed Forces who lost their lives while serving. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.3167  HD.2405 By Messrs. Vega of Holyoke and Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3167) of Aaron Vega, John C. Velis and others relative to the transportation of swimming pools. Transportation.
H.3168  HD.3244 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3168) of John C. Velis and Frank G. Mills II for legislation to authorize the registrar of motor vehicles to issue special parking identification placards bearing the designation "International Symbol of Access" to certain handicapped persons. Transportation.
H.3169  HD.3724 By Messrs. Velis of Westfield and Vega of Holyoke, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3169) of John C. Velis, Aaron Vega and others relative to Purple Heart registration plates issued by the Registry of Motor Vehicles. Transportation.
H.3244  HD.1584 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3244) of John C. Velis and others relative to authorizing Veterans' Administration patients to ride the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority without cost. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.3245  HD.3453 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3245) of John C. Velis and others for legislation further defining Gold Star Families. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.3460  HD.933 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3460) of John C. Velis relative to assault and battery on the elderly or disabled. The Judiciary.
H.3461  HD.934 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3461) of John C. Velis relative to assault and battery on the elderly with a deadly weapon. The Judiciary.
H.3462  HD.935 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3462) of John C. Velis for legislation to establish a child neglect registry. The Judiciary.
H.3463  HD.938 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3463) of John C. Velis relative to chemical analysis of blood in the event of death or bodily harm to another while operating a motor vehicle. The Judiciary.
H.3464  HD.1617 By Messrs. Velis of Westfield and Williams of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3464) of John C. Velis, Bud L. Williams and others relative to establishing a commission (including members of the General Court) to study the feasibility of a new Hampden County hall of justice in the city of Springfield. The Judiciary.
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.