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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Jason M. Lewis Democrat - Fifth Middlesex

Bill Docket Bill Pinslip/Title
  SD.2422 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) of Jason M. Lewis and Michael S. Day for legislation relative to the energy facilities siting board. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
  SD.2560 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation relative to expanding access to medical marijuana for veterans. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
S.60  SD.875 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by proposal for constitutional amendment, Senate, No. 60) of Jason M. Lewis, Ellen Story, Ruth B. Balser, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and other members of the General Court for a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to income tax. Revenue.
S.169  SD.334 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 169) of Jason M. Lewis, Ruth B. Balser, William N. Brownsberger, Daniel A. Wolf and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect trade secrets and eliminate non-compete agreements. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.217  SD.475 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 217) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation to enhance education and combat addiction at slot parlors and casinos. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.218  SD.632 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 218) of Jason M. Lewis and Ruth B. Balser for legislation to require corporate social responsibility reporting. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.219  SD.642 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 219) of Jason M. Lewis, James B. Eldridge, Ruth B. Balser, James J. O'Day and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote local economic development. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.220  SD.646 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 220) of Jason M. Lewis, Michael O. Moore, Chris Walsh, Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to market prioritized development sites. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.302  SD.339 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 302) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation relative to equity in education funding. Education.
S.303  SD.1199 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 303) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation relative to strengthening charter school data reporting. Education.
S.304  SD.1211 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 304) of Jason M. Lewis, James B. Eldridge, Tom Sannicandro, Bruce E. Tarr and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to strengthening the evaluation process for proposed new charter schools. Education.
S.387  SD.1190 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 387) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation to expand voting rights. Election Laws.
S.438  SD.374 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 438) of Jason M. Lewis, Marjorie C. Decker, James B. Eldridge, Mary S. Keefe and other members of the General Court for legislation to reduce solid waste, increase recycling and generate municipal cost savings. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.439  SD.466 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 439) of Jason M. Lewis, Chris Walsh, Lori A. Ehrlich, Paul R. Heroux and other members of the General Court for legislation to ensure continued humane animal care and protect family farms in Massachusetts. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.440  SD.648 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 440) of Jason M. Lewis, Chris Walsh, Josh S. Cutler, Lori A. Ehrlich and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to ivory and rhino horn trafficking. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.604  SD.473 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 604) of Jason M. Lewis, James B. Eldridge, Mary S. Keefe, Patricia D. Jehlen and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a public health option. Health Care Financing.
S.605  SD.482 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 605) of Jason M. Lewis, Benjamin Swan and Sonia Chang-Diaz for legislation to define modest meals and refreshments in prescriber education settings. Health Care Financing.
S.606  SD.656 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 606) of Jason M. Lewis, Chris Walsh, Denise Provost, Marjorie C. Decker and other members of the General Court for legislation to keep people healthy by removing barriers to cost-effective care. Health Care Financing.
S.607  SD.668 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 607) of Jason M. Lewis and Kathleen O'Connor Ives for legislation relative to Health Policy Commission oversight of insurer transactions. Health Care Financing.
S.608  SD.1223 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 608) of Jason M. Lewis, Benjamin Swan, Linda Dorcena Forry, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities in the Commonwealth. Health Care Financing.
S.668  SD.350 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 668) of Jason M. Lewis and Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. for legislation to require disclosure of conflicts of interests in academic institutions. Higher Education.
S.669  SD.697 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 669) of Jason M. Lewis and Benjamin Swan for legislation to expand veterans survivor benefits. Higher Education.
H.789  HD.826 By Representative Balser of Newton and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 789) of Ruth B. Balser, Jason M. Lewis and others for legislation to require coverage for community and home-based behavioral health care services for certain children and adolescents with mental health disorders. Financial Services.
S.855  SD.523 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 855) of Jason M. Lewis, Carmine L. Gentile and Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. for legislation to protect the privacy of 911 callers. The Judiciary.
S.856  SD.526 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 856) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation relative to prejudgment interest rates. The Judiciary.
S.857  SD.672 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 857) of Jason M. Lewis, James B. Eldridge and Tom Sannicandro for legislation relative to forfeiture reporting. The Judiciary.
S.858  SD.1388 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 858) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation to provide protection from child enticement. The Judiciary.
S.1089  SD.351 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1089) of Jason M. Lewis, Michael S. Day, Jennifer E. Benson, Carolyn C. Dykema and other members of the General Court for legislation to support municipal fiscal stability through a special education stabilization fund. Municipalities and Regional Government.
S.1177  SD.479 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1177) of Jason M. Lewis, Benjamin Swan, Denise Provost, Michael J. Barrett and other members of the General Court for legislation to reduce healthcare costs by promoting non-biased prescriber education. Public Health.
S.1178  SD.664 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1178) of Jason M. Lewis, James B. Eldridge, Josh S. Cutler, Jennifer L. Flanagan and others for legislation to establish the special commission on local and regional public health. Public Health.
H.1275  HD.1935 By Representative Ehrlich of Marblehead and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1275) of Lori A. Ehrlich, Jason M. Lewis and others for legislation to prevent trafficking in ivory and rhino horns. The Judiciary.
S.1279  SD.677 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1279) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation relative to the regionalization of public safety services. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1280  SD.682 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1280) of Jason M. Lewis, Paul R. Heroux, Carolyn C. Dykema, Barbara L'Italien and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to police training. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1393  SD.671 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1393) of Jason M. Lewis, Denise Provost, Marjorie C. Decker, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the collective bargaining rights for employees of the Committee for Public Counsel Services. Public Service.
S.1508  SD.480 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1508) of Jason M. Lewis, Benjamin Swan, James B. Eldridge, Brian A. Joyce and others for legislation to eliminate the tax deduction for direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical marketing. Revenue.
S.1509  SD.639 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1509) of Jason M. Lewis, Ruth B. Balser, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Michael J. Barrett and others for legislation relative to excessive executive compensation. Revenue.
S.1510  SD.1163 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1510) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation to pro-rate the corporate excise tax. Revenue.
S.1675  SD.469 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1675) of Jason M. Lewis, David T. Vieira, Bradley H. Jones, Jr., James J. Dwyer and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a special commission to identify opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of state agencies, programs, and services. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1676  SD.1235 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1676) of Jason M. Lewis, Barbara L'Italien, Ruth B. Balser, Michael J. Barrett and other members of the General Court for legislation to improve access to public records. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1678  SD.1713 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1678) of Jason M. Lewis, Linda Dorcena Forry and Denise Provost for legislation to establish a special commission to consider an appropriate tribute to Nelson Mandela in the City of Boston. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1778  SD.530 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1778) of Jason M. Lewis, Jose F. Tosado, Michael J. Barrett, Leonard Mirra and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to utility data transparency and access. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1850  SD.688 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1850) of Jason M. Lewis and Michael O. Moore for legislation to authorize license plates to encourage safe streets for bicycles. Transportation.
S.1851  SD.691 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1851) of Jason M. Lewis, James B. Eldridge, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, James J. O'Day and other members of the General Court for legislation explore alternative funding sources to ensure safe and reliable transportation. Transportation.
S.1852  SD.1791 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1852) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation to waive motor vehicle registration fees for disabled veterans. Transportation.
S.1906  SD.132 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by resolution, Senate, No. 1906) of Jason M. Lewis, Michael J. Barrett, Patricia D. Jehlen, Ruth B. Balser and other members of the General Court for the adoption of resolutions to amend the federal budget. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
S.2179  Filed by Mr. Lewis-- Order relative to granting the committee on Public Health until May 16, 2016, within which time to make its final report on certain Senate documents relative to the dispensing of certain cancer related drugs.
S.2180  Filed by Mr. Lewis -- Order relative to granting the committee on Public Health until May 16, 2016, within which time to make its final report on Senate document numbered 1141, relative to volunteer ambulance service
H.2208  HD.1561 By Representative Brodeur of Melrose and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2208) of Paul Brodeur and Jason M. Lewis relative to employment benefits for Patricia Kannler. Public Service.
S.2301  SD.2561 Filed by Mr. Lewis -- Order relative to granting the committee on the Public Health until May 31, 2016, within which time to make its final report on certain Senate documents relative to a public health matter.
S.2320  SD.2518 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2320) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Jason M. Lewis for legislation to establish the Center of Excellence in Community Policing and Behavioral Health. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.2426  Senate, July 13, 2016 -- Substituted as a Resolve (Senator Lewis) for the House Bill establishing a special commission to consider an appropriate tribute to Nelson Mandela in the Cty of Boston (House, No. 2929)
S.2524  Senate, December 28, 2016 -- Text of the Senate amendment (Senator Lewis) to the House Bill relative to the cultivation of marijuana and marihuana (House, No. 4326)
H.2842  HD.1844 By Representative Vieira of Falmouth and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2842) of David T. Vieira, Jason M. Lewis and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to identifying opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of state agencies, programs and services. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.4357  HD.4517 By Representative Day of Stoneham and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Michael S. Day and others relative to further regulating the Energy Facilities Siting Board within the Department of Public Utilities. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.4750  HD.5129 By Representative Brodeur of Melrose and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Paul Brodeur and Jason M. Lewis for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Ruth Derfler, an employee of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Public Service.
  SD.2025 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) of Norma Powell for legislation to reform the judicial system. The Judiciary. This bill is by request. *
  SD.2026 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) of Caroline Mallary for legislation to protect children from excessive force. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. This bill is by request. *
  SD.2027 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) of Caroline Mallary for legislation to ensure due process in mental health facilities. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. This bill is by request. *
  SD.2028 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) of Caroline Mallary for legislation to reduce conflict-of-interest in child abuse investigations. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. This bill is by request. *
S.54  SD.1403 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by proposal for constitutional amendment, Senate, No. 54) of Vincent Lawrence Dixon for a legislative amendment to the Constitution for term renewal process. The Judiciary. This bill is by request. *
S.305  SD.1600 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 305) of Gerry Mroz for legislation to incentivize efficiencies in the education system of the Commonwealth through the economies of scale. Education. This bill is by request. *
S.306  SD.1646 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 306) of Gerry Mroz for legislation to require authentic assessments of student achievement be used to ensure students are being taught more closely to levels within their personal zones of proximal development. Education. This bill is by request. *
S.307  SD.1653 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 307) of Gerry Mroz for legislation relative to providing for the specific needs of students achieving. Education. This bill is by request. *
S.308  SD.1659 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 308) of Gerry Mroz for legislation to establish additional funding for students. Education. This bill is by request. *
S.309  SD.1666 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 309) of Gerry Mroz for legislation to ensure that gifted and talented students are taught by appropriate educators. Education. This bill is by request. *
S.388  SD.1439 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 388) of Vincent Lawrence Dixon for legislation for political party endorsement reform. Election Laws. This bill is by request. *
S.859  SD.1451 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 859) of Vincent Lawrence Dixon for legislation for a commission to review, replace, and eliminate the grand jury system. The Judiciary. This bill is by request. *
S.1394  SD.1680 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1394) of Eleanor Burke and James B. Eldridge for legislation relative to retirement buy back in to the Massachusetts teachers' retirement system. Public Service. This bill is by request. *
S.1511  SD.1414 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1511) of Vincent Lawrence Dixon for legislation for a literacy tax credit. Revenue. This bill is by request. *
S.1512  SD.1427 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1512) of Vincent Lawrence Dixon for legislation for a grade improvement tax credit. Revenue. This bill is by request. *
S.1513  SD.1682 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1513) of Steven Keleti and Frank I. Smizik for legislation to authorize municipalities to grant property tax exemption for habitat and urban forest. Revenue. This bill is by request. *
S.1514  SD.1687 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1514) of Steven Keleti and Frank I. Smizik for legislation relative to housing affordability and open space local needs. Revenue. This bill is by request. *
S.1515  SD.1700 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1515) of Steven Keleti for legislation to shift revenue from sales tax to transportation fuel tax. Revenue. This bill is by request. *
S.1677  SD.1465 By Mr. Lewis (by request), a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 1677) of Vincent Lawrence Dixon for legislation to revitalize the right of free petition. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight. This bill is by request. *
* — Legislator is not a sponsor of this measure.