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Cleon H. Turner Representative

D Dennis
Cleon H. Turner

Addresses

State House
Room 540
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2090
Fax: 617-626-0542
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Bill Docket Bill Title
S.38 SD1635 For legislation to promote asset development in transitional assistance programs
S.62 SD491 For legislation to protect against the displacement of current employees
S.68 SD903 For legislation relative to families and children engaged in services
S.90 SD991 For legislation relative to community preservation
H.154 HD1071 Relative to the humane treatment of disabled persons
H.176 HD3945 For legislation to replace the words “mental retardation” in the General Laws with the words “developmental disabilities"
H.177 HD3949 For legislation to establish a system for tracking the unmet service needs of persons with developmental disabilities
S.232 SD1735 For legislation relative to dismissal rights for K12 educational support personnel
H.267 HD728 Relative to rebate reform and consumer protection in social referral service contracts
H.276 HD2140 Relative to the maximum storage charges on motor vehicles involuntarily towed
H.282 HD1821 For legislation to protect the rights of consumers in motor vehicle repair transactions
S.312 SD1631 For legislation to repeal the nursing hometax
S.322 SD548 For legislation relative to a silver alert program to protect those with alzheimers.
S.330 SD416 For legislation relative to medicaid prior authorization
H.333 HD1819 Relative to economic development and fiscal accountability
H.415 HD3746 Relative to pricing for certain private school programs
H.416 HD3747 Relative to private school the pricing rating formula for goods or services related to special education
S.422 SD979 For legislation relative to farmers markets
H.422 HD635 Relative to the rights of employees in education collaboratives
S.423 SD981 For legislation relative to mooring fee requirements
S.424 SD986 For legislation to provide fees to licensing authorities for deer tag processing
S.425 SD988 For legislation to establish a paint thinner take back program
S.426 SD1412 For legislation relative to the state reclamation board
S.442 SD1912 For legislation for a healthy Massachusetts: safer alternatives to toxic chemicals
H.445 HD309 For legislation to provide for reimbursement to cities and towns for extraordinary special education costs
H.482 HD3079 Relative to requiring school districts to develop health programs concerning Irlen syndrome and scotopic sensitivity, so-called
H.484 HD1271 Relative to the definition of students enrolled in special education classes inside and outside of school districts
H.493 HD3941 Relative to coursework and a practicum for previously licensed special education teachers and rehabilitation counselors
H.494 HD2573 For legislation to improve early education and care for chiildren by family child care providers
S.502 SD1934 For legislation relative to increasing access to homeowners insurance
H.516 HD2783 Relative to establishing a moratorium for approving applications for Commonwealth charter schools
S.549 SD1463 For legislation relative to health care affordability
S.563 SD1226 For legislation to provide coverage for tobacco use cessation under Commonwealth Care
H.564 HD3223 For legislation to establish an election day registration task force (including members of the General Court) to undertake a study of election day registration
S.577 SD1624 For legislation to require ambulatory surgicenters and clinical laboratories to serve MassHealth enrollees
H.624 HD238 For legislation to allow the non-profit corporation Home of the Brave, Inc., to construct and operate public homes for veterans
S.635 SD927 For legislation to create a statutory housing restriction and providing remedies related to statutory housing
H.647 HD306 Relative to the instant runoff voting method
H.648 HD307 Relative to voting by the instant runoff voting method in primaries
H.650 HD2284 For a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to a vacancy in the office of Governor or Lieutenant-Governor.
H.653 HD2326 Relative to the joint election of the Governor and Lieutenant-Governor
H.660 HD2035 Relative to the agreement among states to elect the President by national popular vote
H.661 HD2162 For a legislative amendment to the Constitution authorizing the General Court to provide for absentee voting
S.666 SD1309 For legislation to preserve publicly assisted affordable housing
H.673 HD2684 Relative to the counting of ballots for candidates for election to the General Court
S.682 SD1611 For legislation to protect honest employees
S.683 SD1658 For legislation relative to chapter 23 of the General Laws
H.684 HD3896 That the Secretary of the Commonwealth be required to promulgate regulations for the implementation of an "instant runoff voting" system providing for preferential voting for Constitutional officers
H.685 HD3897 For legislation to provide for an "instant runoff voting" system for the ranking of candidates by preference in elections for Constitutional officers of the Commonwealth
S.698 SD1894 For legislation to modernize and protect the unemployment insurance system
H.725 HD3072 For legislation to prohibit additional incineration of solid waste materials
H.736 HD947 Relative to the regulation of animal trapping
H.755 HD364 Relative to regulating the use of dangerous pesticides in the Commonwealth
H.757 HD3093 For legislation to promote safe alternatives to toxic chemicals
H.767 HD2442 For legislation to require producer responsibility for collection and recycling of discarded electronic products
S.783 SD970 For legislation relative to community planning
H.798 HD2223 For legislation to prohibit the use plastic bags by retail establishments
S.800 SD1778 For legislation to establish a commission to reduce unnecessary wait time for children with special health care needs
H.808 HD3958 For legislation to reduce human exposure to particulate matter pollution
H.810 HD3268 For legislation to prevent oil spills in Buzzads Bay by requiring escort tugs for unescorted tank vessels
S.810 SD1563 For legislation to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities in the Commonwealth.
H.833 HD3211 Relative to producer responsibility for discarded electronic products
S.872 SD1261 For legislation to prohibit mandatory overtime for the heakth care workforce
S.873 SD1267 For legislation to strengthen health reform
S.881 SD984 For legislation relative to the pronouncement of death in a rest home
H.888 HD739 Relative to appeals of motor vehicle insurance surcharges
H.898 HD2951 That health insurance providers be required to include coverage for diagnostic screening for prostate cancer
H.930 HD3426 Relative to the health insurance of children of divorced parents
H.931 HD3429 Relative to in-patient care for mastectomies
H.932 HD3447 That health insurance policies be required to provide coverage for the treatment of children with cleft lips and palates
S.936 SD1748 For legislation to train law enforcement in dealing with individuals suffering from mental illness
H.942 HD2482 Relative to homeowner insurance
S.974 SD975 For legislation relative to kayaks
S.988 SD1126 For legislation to require health care employers to develop and implement programs to prevent workplace violence
S.1042 SD431 For legislation relative to dental insurance for certain retired teachers
S.1048 SD1398 For legislation to accomodate personal care attendants without a workplace site
S.1060 SD1618 For legislation relative to maternity benefits for teachers
S.1090 SD1542 For legislation relative to the retirement options of certain educational personnel
S.1095 SD144 For legislation relative to credible service for school nurses
H.1095 HD2209 Relative to creating a special commission on institutional long term care services
H.1102 HD2095 For legislation to establish a division of health insurance under the supervision and control of the Commissioner of Health Insurance
H.1148 HD4351 Relative to the treatment of chronic Lyme disease
H.1151 HD4403 For an investigation by the Executive Office of Transportation and the Turnpike Authority of the establishment of a fully-automated toll collection system
S.1173 SD496 For legislation relative to the optional retirement program
H.1175 HD3189 Relative to the eligibility of students for in-state tuition rates and fees at public higher educational institutions
H.1220 HD1687 Relative to promoting energy efficiency in affordable housing
H.1222 HD3596 For legislation to provide for the procurement and availability of community based supportive services, capital subsidies, and operating subsidies for new and existing housing for low income residents
S.1222 SD424 For legislation relative to the cost of living adjustment for public retirees
H.1237 HD1069 For legislation to establish a public housing inovation program
H.1242 HD1198 For legislation to remove certain restrictions for applicants of subsidized public housing
H.1248 HD3939 For legislation to increase the penalties imposed for rape of mentally retarded persons
H.1249 HD312 Relative to the penalty for false charges in certain criminal complaints
H.1276 HD1458 Relative to confinement conditions and treatment of prisoners with mental illness
H.1280 HD3507 Relative to the penalty for providing false information by persons arrested by law enforcement officers
H.1298 HD744 Relative to health benefits for certain attorneys representing indigent persons
H.1313 HD2091 Relative to the penalties for the crime of resisting arrest
H.1314 HD2170 Relative to engaging in high speed chases
S.1316 SD628 For legislation to establish the Martha’s Vineyard housing bank
H.1388 HD2861 For legislation to regulate the testimony of expert witnesses in medical malpractice court cases
S.1420 SD1753 For legislation relative to privatization contracts
H.1463 HD3453 Relative to the health of public safety officers exposed to hypodermic syringes or hypodermic needles
H.1492 HD2541 Relative to providing for drug free library zones
S.1524 SD556 For legislation to expand energy efficiency in the Commonwealth.
H.1527 HD3313 Relative to the registration of deeds and instruments
S.1527 SD1511 For legislation relative to the establishment of municipal lighting authorities.
S.1529 SD2038 For legislation relative to reliability on Cape Cod
H.1648 HD474 For legislation to increase the minimum amount of damages allowable in small claims court
H.1670 HD1037 Relative to information provided to women seeking abortions
S.1687 SD389 For legislation relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
H.1699 HD1276 Relative to shared custody of minor children of divorced or separated parents
H.1709 HD1384 Relative to appeals of certain parking violations
H.1715 HD3235 For legislation to raise the dollar limit of claims filed in small claims court
H.1728 HD431 Relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
S.1741 SD88 For legislation relative to CORI information for chapter 766 approved private schools
H.1745 HD3877 For legislation to further regulate the performance of abortions and protecting women’s reproductive health
H.1746 HD3885 Relative to consent and counseling for certain pregnant minors
S.1756 SD1240 For legislation relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
H.1780 HD2291 Relative to national criminal offender record information checks for persons working with individuals served by the Department of Mental Retardation
H.1785 HD3352 Relative to the determination of alimony payments
H.1797 HD878 For legislation to establish a "right to know" policy for certain temporary employees
H.1808 HD3835 For legislation to further clarify the eligibility of benefits for seasonal employment
H.1816 HD2867 For legislation to require certain employers to provide unpaid family and medical leave
H.1820 HD2370 For legislation relative to continued employment for certain displaced workers
S.1894 SD218 For legislation to assure that motorcyclists between the ages of 16 and 18 are provided with adequate education
H.1935 HD2404 Relative to mental health examinations and services for inmates of certain correctional institutions in the Commonwealth
S.1947 SD978 For legislation to designate a certain bridge in the town of Harwich as the Representative Shirley Gomes Bridge
H.1947 HD1392 Relative to the treatment of emotionally disturbed prisoners
H.1948 HD1478 Relative to increasing public safety by increasing access to addiction treatment
S.1957 SD1833 For legislation relative to regional transit authorities
H.2026 HD913 That certain health facilities be directed to establish a "safe patient handling policy", so-called
H.2032 HD2167 For legislation to increase the membership of the Public Health Council to include the appointment of a registered nurse
H.2057 HD1441 Relative to reciprocity for the certification of emergency medical technicians
H.2072 HD3440 That the Commissioner of Public Health be directed to establish regulations for the return to pharmacies of certain unused medication by health care facilities
H.2074 HD3463 Relative to public access of private restrooms
H.2077 HD304 That the Department of Public Health be directed to promulgate regulations governing the administration of medication to children in schools
H.2082 HD1731 Relative to the administering of controlled substances by physician assistants and nurse practitioners
H.2120 HD1415 Relative to the health care of minors
S.2123 SD632 For legislation to establish the Nantucket Community housing Bank
H.2152 HD2114 Relative to the despensing of controlled substances
H.2185 HD3608 Relative to colorectal cancer screenings
H.2195 HD3226 Relative to the licensing fees of firearms for county correction officers or residents serving in the military or National Guard
H.2196 HD3648 Relative to the issuance of licenses to carry firearms to law enforcement officers
H.2209 HD292 Relative to the training of police officers of the police department of the University of Massachusetts
H.2342 HD2230 Relative to creditable service for nonpublic school service
H.2480 HD3467 Relative to creditable service for retirement purposes for certain public safety officers
H.2487 HD244 Relative to cost of living adjustments for retired public employees of the Commonwealth
H.2570 HD2048 For legislation to provide funding for certain collective bargaining agreements for public employees
H.2610 HD2893 Relative to personal care attendants without workplace sites under the collective bargaining law for public employees
H.2666 HD310 For legislation to improve the earned income credit for working families under the tax laws of the Commonwealth
H.2669 HD1437 Relative to the sales tax on certain food products
H.2729 HD1061 Relative to the taxation of certain small businesses
H.2738 HD1066 For legislation to regulate the collection of taxes on tobacco products
H.2755 HD1835 Relative to the room occupancy excise tax
H.2918 HD2802 Providing for a income tax deduction for contributions to college savings plans
H.3069 HD1115 That energy generating facilities constructed or commencing operation on and after January first, two thousand ten shall not utilize or gasify coal
H.3087 HD2179 For legislation to regulate the establishment of municipal lighting plants
H.3099 HD865 For legislation to impose a fee on the sale of oil heating fuel to provide for the establishment of an oil heat energy efficiency program
H.3100 HD1193 Relative to the cost of new electrical transmissions
H.3101 HD1538 That the Secretary of Energy and the Environment be directed to develop a plan to retrofit existing residential buildings in the Commonwealth to meet energy efficiency requirements.
H.3102 HD1545 That the Department of Public Utilities be directed to conduct hearings in areas potentially affected by new electric transmission projects
H.3103 HD1548 For legislation to increase the aggregate capacity of net metering of energy distribution companies
H.3125 HD2974 For legislation to expand the definition of "beverage containers" under the bottle bill, so-called
H.3152 HD1413 For legislation to prohibit the use of hand-held cell phones by persons operating motor vehicles
H.3227 HD2769 For legislation to preserve the right of way for the North/South rail link
H.3257 HD3584 For legislation to require the use of headlights on motor vehicles during any period in which windshield wipers are also in use
H.3267 HD1283 For legislation to further regulate the speed limit of motorized vehicles in certain densely populated areas in cities and towns
H.3330 HD2419 For legislation to further regulate snow and recreation vehicles
H.3338 HD2996 Relative to the renewal of expired drivers licenses
H.3417 HD902 For legislation to increase the personal needs allowance for certain elderly and disabled residents residing in licensed medical facilities
H.3421 HD1282 For legislation to improve the personal care attendant program
H.3434 HD1266 Relative to the teaching of health education in schools
H.3485 HD272 Relative to dissemination of information concerning the availability of the federal and state earned income tax credit
H.3492 HD275 For the annual proclamation by the Governor of the third week in April as Youth Awareness Week
H.3515 HD1314 Relative to further regulating recycling rates and expanding the bottle bill, so-called
H.3523 HD1260 Relative to the dissemination of certain criminal offender record information
H.3537 HD1248 For a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to the subject matter of initiative petitions
H.3572 HD1502 Relative to land use regulations and housing development
H.3573 HD1557 For legislation to preserve publicly assisted affordable housing
H.3575 HD1614 For legislation to encourage smart growth zoning and housing production
H.3576 HD1618 For legislation to exclude payments for foster care in computing rent and determining eligibility for subsidized housing
H.3592 HD1608 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of Lyme disease and other tick borne illnesses
H.3637 HD233 That the Registrar of Motor Vehicles issue notice of license renewal to certain persons licensed to operate a motor vehicle
H.3792 HD2742 Relative to veterans burial benefits
H.3803 HD1117 Relative to establishing a three year phase in of transportation costs into the special education circuit breaker.
H.3805 HD1174 Relative to discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity and expression, and improving access to services for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender elderly persons
H.3809 HD984 Relative to insurance coverage for autism
H.3868 HD4137 Relative to allowing persons to select an option to be removed from telemarketing solicitations
H.3910 HD4108 Relative to hospital-acquired septic infections
H.3912 HD900 Relative to the establishment of a nursing advisory board within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services
H.3962 HD4197 For legislation to exempt agencies of the Commonwealth and cities and towns from payment of the tax imposed on the sale of gasoline
H.3999 HD4124 Relative to the donations of leftover food by restaurants and cafeterias
H.4068 HD3954 Relative to establishing and regulating resort-style casinos, gaming and entertainment in the Commonwealth
H.4079 HD1090 For legislation to reimburse cities and towns for certain special education transportation costs
H.4138 HD1565 Relative to the establishment of the Cape Care Community Health Trust
H.4471 HD4770 Relative to establishing a public health Lyme disease research institute at the University of Massachusetts Medical School
H.4528 HD4873 Relative to prohibiting the electronic transmission of harmful material to minors
H.4529 HD4871 Relative to defining the dissemination of obscene material
H.4699 HD4948 Relative to the classification of and response to natural gas leaks

Personal Information

Profession: Attorney/Legislator

Education & Public Service

  • JD, Suffolk University Law School (cum laude)
  • BA, Criminal Justice, University of Maine (magna cum laude)
  • AS, Law Enforcement, University of Maine (highest honors)
  • State Representative, First Barnstable District, three terms
  • Selectman, Town of Dennis, 9 years, Chair, 5 years
  • Dennis Board of Health (Concurrent with Selectman), Dennis Licensing Board (Concurrent with Selectman), Assessor, Town of Dennis, 20 years, Chair 5 years, Dennis Housing Authority, Chair, Dennis Affordable Housing Committee
  • Dennis DPW Building Committee, Dennis DPW Superintendent Search Committee, Dennis Asst. Town Admin. Search Committee,Cape Cod Planning and Economic Development Commission, County Charter Review Committee
First Barnstable, Consisting of Barnstable: Precinct 1; Brewster: Precincts 1, 2; Dennis; Yarmouth: Precincts 1, 2, 3, 4, 7

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