Carl M. Sciortino 186th (2009 - 2010)

Carl M. Sciortino


State House
Bill Docket Bill Title
S.36 SD1688 For legislation to bring child support home
S.37 SD607 For legislation relative to Workers’ Pathways to Self Sufficiency
S.38 SD1635 For legislation to promote asset development in transitional assistance programs
S.95 SD487 For legislation to enhance the economic benefits of the tax increment financing program
H.109 HD1224 For legislation to prohibit the use of health data for marketing purposes
H.150 HD703 Relative to waiting lists for services of the Department of Mental Retardation
H.152 HD997 Relative to spouses under the definition of family members serving as paid caregivers
H.175 HD1245 Relative to ensuring equal access to programs, projects or activity for the provision of services, financial aid or other benefits services for all residents of the Commonwealth
H.177 HD3949 For legislation to establish a system for tracking the unmet service needs of persons with developmental disabilities
H.333 HD1819 Relative to economic development and fiscal accountability
S.341 SD1995 For legislation to establish election day registation
H.344 HD653 For legislation to impose a penalty for the devocalization of dogs and cats
S.348 SD2009 For legislation to ensure the freedom to vote in the Commonwealth
H.360 HD991 For appointment by the Governor of a commission to make an investigation and study of graduation requirements for students in the public schools of the Commonwealth
H.400 HD2423 That producers and distributors of anti-freeze be required to add bittering agents
H.401 HD1521 Relative to student testing in the public schools
S.406 SD671 For legislation to update the animal control laws of Massachusetts
H.411 HD3740 Relative to establishing a grant program for the purpose of expanding the number and length of school days
H.450 HD637 Relative to the public health impact of commercialism in schools
H.461 HD2343 Relative to the appeals process in MCAS exams
H.479 HD776 For legislation to provide parity for local public school tuition payments for Commonwealth charter schools
H.487 HD2295 For legislation to provide equal opportunity for special education
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
H.516 HD2783 Relative to establishing a moratorium for approving applications for Commonwealth charter schools
H.530 HD2577 Relaltive to early childhood education and care in the Commonwealth
S.549 SD1463 For legislation relative to health care affordability
H.552 HD1419 Relative to residency requirements in local elections
H.568 HD1592 For legislation to authorize certain persons seventeen years of age to vote in primary elections
H.576 HD421 For legislation to provide for the registration of voters on election days
H.605 HD4249 That the Department of Environmental Protection and the Department of Public Health develop health risk assessment guidelines of proposed school construction sites
S.636 SD1942 For legislation to adopt inclusionary zoning in the Commonwealth
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.649 HD410 Relative to ensuring secure voting equipment
H.651 HD3781 For legislation to further regulate the rights of certain persons to vote
H.652 HD3787 For legislation to provide for audits of election results
H.660 HD2035 Relative to the agreement among states to elect the President by national popular vote
S.666 SD1309 For legislation to preserve publicly assisted affordable housing
H.671 HD3661 Relative to campaign finance reports filed by elected municipal officials
H.683 HD3895 Relative to pre-registration of voters prior to their eighteenth birthday
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
H.689 HD676 Relative to allowing cities and towns to provide for early voting in elections in the Commonwealth
H.691 HD1350 That the Secretary of the Commonwealth be directed to promulgate regulations for the implementation of an "instant runoff voting" method of preference for candidates for Representative to the United States Congress
H.757 HD3093 For legislation to promote safe alternatives to toxic chemicals
S.759 SD474 For legislation relative to substance addiction treatment
H.774 HD1129 For legislation to establish old growth forest reserves in the Commonwealth
H.807 HD3957 For legislation to establish a Mystic River water quality commission (including members of the General Court) to make an investigation and study of the conditions of said river for fishing, boating and swimming
H.808 HD3958 For legislation to reduce human exposure to particulate matter pollution
S.810 SD1563 For legislation to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities in the Commonwealth.
H.815 HD1997 For legislation to prohibit the cruel confinement of certain farm animals
H.842 HD3886 Relative to the labeling of plant seeds
H.854 HD1340 Relative to reducing Diesel emissions from certain construction vehicles
H.890 HD1070 For legislation to provide health insurance coverage for tobacco use cessation treatment
H.932 HD3447 That health insurance policies be required to provide coverage for the treatment of children with cleft lips and palates
S.1048 SD1398 For legislation to accomodate personal care attendants without a workplace site
H.1084 HD1227 That the Secretary for Administration and Finance and the Secretary of Health and Human Services implement a health reform employer responsibility revenue program
H.1095 HD2209 Relative to creating a special commission on institutional long term care services
H.1101 HD2073 For legislation to expand access to dental coverage
H.1102 HD2095 For legislation to establish a division of health insurance under the supervision and control of the Commissioner of Health Insurance
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.1232 HD1191 For legislation to protect tenants in foreclosed properties from evictions
S.1273 SD1650 For legislation relative to the senior circuit breaker tax credit
H.1276 HD1458 Relative to confinement conditions and treatment of prisoners with mental illness
H.1319 HD1238 For legislation to provide for abuse prevention order protection for animals
H.1320 HD849 For legislation to increase the penalty for assault and battery on children
S.1410 SD1924 For legislation relative to transparency in state revenues and expenditures
S.1421 SD668 For legislation to provide for the public inspection of records made or received by special state police officers at educational institutions and hospitals
S.1480 SD1495 For legislation to improve recycling rates in the commonwealth
H.1499 HD1553 For legislation to include animals in abuse prevention orders
H.1510 HD3480 For legislation to establish a moratorium on foreclosures of certain property and providing for judicial review of all such mortgage foreclosures in the Commonwealth
H.1581 HD135 Relative to electronic monitoring for pre trial detainees
S.1658 SD1636 For legislation relative to police search procedures
S.1677 SD1997 For legislation relative to sentencing laws
S.1687 SD389 For legislation relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
S.1691 SD1671 For legislation to regulate debt collection activity
H.1708 HD1213 Relative to equal access to civil marriage
H.1711 HD1533 Relative to the reform of laws implicating certain private consensual intimate conduct between adults
H.1729 HD3209 For legislation to require judicial review of foreclosures on residential mortgages
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.1794 HD385 Relative to employment contracts
H.1797 HD878 For legislation to establish a "right to know" policy for certain temporary employees
H.1815 HD1726 For legislation to require employers to grant paid sick leave days for employees in the Commonwealth
H.1850 HD1526 For legislation to make it unlawful to discriminate on the basis of height and weight
H.1880 HD1299 For legislation to further define comparable worth in the workplace
H.1944 HD2280 Relative to the operation of a drug detoxification facility in the Commonwealth
H.1947 HD1392 Relative to the treatment of emotionally disturbed prisoners
H.1964 HD2998 For legislation to further regulate certain corporations responsible for the installation and maintenance of gas lines or pipes in cities and towns
H.2080 HD1708 For legislation to establish a board of registration in midwifery
H.2092 HD638 For legislation to promote proper school nutrition
H.2094 HD688 Relative to air quality in schools and public buildings
H.2107 HD1945 For legislation to promote better health in public schools through improved contracting with farms in the Commonwealth
H.2120 HD1415 Relative to the health care of minors
H.2127 HD852 For legislation to establish a health care trust for the preservation of the health care system of the Commonwealth
S.2136 SD2179 For legislation to authorize the division of capital asset management and maintenance to convey certain land in the city of Somerville to the Somerville Housing Authority
H.2139 HD3936 For legislation to promulgate regulations requiring Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (“MRSA”) screening of high-risk patients
H.2140 HD3959 Relative to the reporting on health effects of particulate matter
H.2168 HD3892 Relative to the definition of genetically engineered material in the labeling of food
H.2240 HD2313 Relative to establishin a a Massachusetts correction commission (including members of the General Court) to study, review and report on activities of the Department of Correction
H.2592 HD1410 Relative to investment in companies doing business in Burma
H.2610 HD2893 Relative to personal care attendants without workplace sites under the collective bargaining law for public employees
H.2669 HD1437 Relative to the sales tax on certain food products
H.2686 HD1158 For legislation to establish an excise tax on plastic carryout bags in certain retail stores
H.2701 HD1956 For legislation to provide for taxation of certain minimally nutritious snack foods and establish a wellness trust fund
H.2717 HD3007 Relative to establishing an organ donation registration fund
H.2766 HD2369 That tobacco tax revenues be used to reduce tobacco use
H.2773 HD3951 Relative to the excise tax imposed on certain tobacco products
H.2795 HD308 Relative to real estate tax relief for certain owners of residential property
H.2801 HD2737 Relative to increasing the earned income tax credit for working families
H.2845 HD951 Relative to sales tax rebates and excise tax exemptions for owners of certain motor vehicles
H.2931 HD2147 Relative to making certain changes in the income tax laws
H.2972 HD3716 That the Secretary for Administration and Finance establish a searchable budget database website that includes revenue, expenditure and funding information
H.3057 HD3946 Relative to the definition of beverage containers and reinstatement of the clean environment fund
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.3103 HD1548 For legislation to increase the aggregate capacity of net metering of energy distribution companies
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.3236 HD2122 Relative to the registration fees for light motor vehicles
H.3259 HD2080 Relative to prohibiting the use of certain communication devices by persons holding a junior operator's license
H.3313 HD2401 For legislation to prohibit the issuance of a driver’s license or learner’s permit based on a failure to provide Social Security No. or an acceptable written denial notice by the Registrar of Motor Vehicles
H.3349 HD2332 Relative to the operation of certain motor vehicles with snow and ice on its roof
H.3350 HD2335 Relative to the operation of certain commercial vehicle with an accumulation of snow and ice
H.3417 HD902 For legislation to increase the personal needs allowance for certain elderly and disabled residents residing in licensed medical facilities
H.3418 HD1242 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of gender responsive programming for juvenile justice system involved girls
H.3423 HD1372 Relative to child support paid on behalf of current or former recipients of transitional aid to families with dependent children benefits
H.3428 HD1244 That the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education establish a truancy prevention program certification process
H.3434 HD1266 Relative to the teaching of health education in schools
H.3435 HD1323 Relative to long-term suspensions and expulsions of school students
H.3436 HD1333 Relative to reducing the size of certain classes and enhancing student opportunity for achievement and results
H.3438 HD1398 For legislation to protect from net loss public lands or easements taken or acquired for natural resource
H.3440 HD810 Relative to the reduction of particulate emissions from Diesel engines
H.3463 HD1366 Relative to preserving publicly assisted affordable housing
H.3512 HD807 Relative to the definition of "beverage" under the bottle law, so-called
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.3535 HD1317 For legislation to provide for certain privacy protections for electronic medical records
H.3536 HD1365 Relative to the repeal or reform of certain archaic laws
H.3537 HD1248 For a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to the subject matter of initiative petitions
H.3542 HD1407 Relative to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Board of Directors
H.3547 HD1634 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of methods to develop an index of creative and innovative education in the Commonwealth
H.3556 HD2226 Relative to prohibiting the sale installation and disposal of mercury thermostats
H.3559 HD1462 Relative to the continuity of care of mental health treatment
H.3568 HD2265 For legislation to encourage licensed social workers to work in child welfare and human services programs
H.3571 HD1447 Relative to the protection of tenants of foreclosed properties
H.3573 HD1557 For legislation to preserve publicly assisted affordable housing
H.3595 HD1451 Relative to foods containing artificial trans fats
H.3656 HD2647 Relative to a special education services for low incidence populations
H.3669 HD2633 Relative to the use of coal ash as a solid waste
H.3689 HD3217 For legislation to authorize municipalities to protect low and moderate income tenants and units of governmentally involved housing
H.3717 HD2750 Relative to the membership of the Health Care Quality and Cost Council
H.3764 HD2745 Relative to energy efficient lighting, energy conservation and light pollution reduction
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.3831 HD3908 Relative to the retirement system for certain same sex married persons who are public employees
H.3854 HD4058 Relative to motion picture tax credits
H.3897 HD4141 Relative to treatment and health insurance coverage for maternal post-partum depression
H.3912 HD900 Relative to the establishment of a nursing advisory board within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services
H.3954 HD4117 Relative to establishing a substance abuse health protection fund with collections from the sale of certain alcoholic beverages
H.4033 HD4144 Relative to transportation financing
H.4199 HD4515 (with the approval of the mayor and city council) relative to health insurance insurance for retired employees in the city of Somerville
H.4258 HD3985 For legislation to establish a health care outreach and education unit within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services
H.4471 HD4770 Relative to establishing a public health Lyme disease research institute at the University of Massachusetts Medical School