Matthew C. Patrick 186th (2009 - 2010)

Matthew C. Patrick


State House
Bill Docket Bill Title
S.38 SD1635 For legislation to promote asset development in transitional assistance programs
S.45 SD1437 For legislation to create and authorize level iv behavioral treatment interventions
S.46 SD1468 For legislation to create a special commission on behavior modification
S.47 SD1520 For legislation relative to behavior analysts
S.90 SD991 For legislation relative to community preservation
S.118 SD1361 For legislation to maintain public water systems
H.132 HD3287 For legislation to provide for random reviews of abuse investigations conducted by the Department of Mental Retardation
S.136 SD697 For legislation to reduce unwanted communications from creditors to protect the peace and privacy of residents
H.150 HD703 Relative to waiting lists for services of the Department of Mental Retardation
H.153 HD1040 That the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Secretary of Education in meeting the needs of children with autism spectrum disorder collaborate with parents of children with autism
H.154 HD1071 Relative to the humane treatment of disabled persons
H.155 HD1109 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of services that support individuals with autistic spectrum disorders
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
H.178 HD3952 Providing for a formal apology by the Commonwealth to the residents of the Walter E. Fernald School
H.181 HD2058 Relative to the licensure of behavior analysts
H.182 HD2281 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to the use of behavior modification techniques used in the Commonwealth
H.183 HD2294 That the Department of Mental Retardation be authorized to establish Level IV behavioral treatment interventions
H.197 HD1606 Relative to financing the smart growth housing trust fund
H.213 HD3818 For legislation to prohibit predatory lending practices by motor vehicle dealers
S.222 SD897 For legislation to maintain short term objectives for students with disabilities
S.223 SD904 For legislation to improve augmentative and alternative communication opportunities for children with disabilities
H.234 HD1759 Relative to notifying lienholders of motor vehicles held in storage
S.237 SD489 For legislation relative to data collected for charter schools
H.241 HD2874 For legislation to require applicants for professional licenses to have satisfied all state tax obligations of such applicants
H.266 HD989 For legislation to further regulate the practice of psychotherapy
S.278 SD1968 For legislation to fulfill the promise of education reform adequate funding for student success
S.291 SD25 For legislation relative to high school graduation requirements
H.333 HD1819 Relative to economic development and fiscal accountability
S.343 SD304 For legislation to prohibit campaign signs on public property
H.344 HD653 For legislation to impose a penalty for the devocalization of dogs and cats
S.345 SD704 For legislation to authorize cities, towns, and regional districts to send certain information to registered voters
S.346 SD1768 For legislation relative to fundraising receptions during budget deliberations
S.347 SD2008 For legislation to restore public confidence in government by eliminating pay-to-play opportunities
H.352 HD2262 Relative to further regulating single sex schools and classes
S.366 SD1952 For legislation to regulate the use of off highway and recreation vehicles
S.370 SD198 For legislation to protect public water supply lands
S.394 SD290 For legislation relative to notification of oil and hazardous waste material release
S.396 SD296 For legislation to protect the natural and historic resources of the Commonwealth
S.404 SD1846 For legislation relative to the reduction of particulate emissions from diesel engines
S.442 SD1912 For legislation for a healthy Massachusetts: safer alternatives to toxic chemicals
S.447 SD1306 For legislation to protect consumers from unsolicited loans
H.451 HD650 Relative to creating a commission to regulate commercialism in the public schools
H.457 HD3252 Relative to the teacing of physical education in the public schools
H.460 HD1049 For legislation to provide greater financial cost share of special education to sending districts under the special education circuit breaker
H.461 HD2343 Relative to the appeals process in MCAS exams
H.482 HD3079 Relative to requiring school districts to develop health programs concerning Irlen syndrome and scotopic sensitivity, so-called
H.483 HD3250 Relative to the prevention of bullying in the public 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
S.502 SD1934 For legislation relative to increasing access to homeowners insurance
H.506 HD3220 For legislation to establish a charter school working group to study the costs and benefits of charter schools
H.516 HD2783 Relative to establishing a moratorium for approving applications for Commonwealth charter schools
S.525 SD1787 For legislation relative to the disclosure of consumer loans
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
H.573 HD1838 For a legislative amendment to the Constitution to increase the threshold for ballot initiatives
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.611 SD699 For legislation relative to funding public institutions of higher education
H.618 HD1126 For legislation to grant a tax credit for persons hiring employees with autism spectrum disorders
H.624 HD238 For legislation to allow the non-profit corporation Home of the Brave, Inc., to construct and operate public homes for veterans
H.715 HD1791 Relative to small plot farming
H.719 HD1088 For legislation to require that retail stores supply only recyclable paper bags, compostable plastic bags, or reusable bags
H.723 HD3511 For legislation to provide for an annual 2 day deer hunt held on the Saturday and Sunday immediately following Thanksgiving Day
H.731 HD1879 For legislation to limit outdoor night lighting, conserve energy and reduce light pollution
H.757 HD3093 For legislation to promote safe alternatives to toxic chemicals
H.774 HD1129 For legislation to establish old growth forest reserves in the Commonwealth
H.775 HD1135 For legislation to amend the conservation restrictions and agricultural preservation statutes
H.810 HD3268 For legislation to prevent oil spills in Buzzads Bay by requiring escort tugs for unescorted tank vessels
H.822 HD3766 Relative to Department of Conservation retaining certain revenue to promote the development of parks
H.824 HD3956 Relative to requiring recycling in state buildings
H.831 HD1958 For legislation to further regulate the sale and disposal of mercury added thermostats
H.833 HD3211 Relative to producer responsibility for discarded electronic products
H.834 HD3214 Relative to establishing standards for restoring and maintaining stream flows, water levels and hydrologic regimes that protect natural aquatic life in rivers and streams
S.872 SD1261 For legislation to prohibit mandatory overtime for the heakth care workforce
H.888 HD739 Relative to appeals of motor vehicle insurance surcharges
H.910 HD1012 For legislation to provide health insurance coverage for hearing aids for children
S.931 SD566 For legislation relative to the Commonwealth Fusion Center and other intelligence data centers.
H.1053 HD3940 Relative to the board of appeals in the Division of Insurance
H.1072 HD1822 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of home health service rate cuts
S.1081 SD432 For legislation relative to teacher retirement
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
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.1157 HD4254 Relative to the purchase of flags substantially manufactured in the United States
S.1172 SD637 For legislation to extend creditable service for peace corps service
H.1215 HD804 Relative to employer assisted housing
H.1216 HD1021 For legislation to promote fair working standards in the production of housing
H.1217 HD1600 Relative to requiring the director of the Department of Housing and Community Development to submit an annual report on the number of housing starts in the Commonwealth
H.1218 HD1610 Relative to the approval of plans not subject to the subdivision control law
H.1219 HD1680 Relative to requiring zoning ordinances or by-laws to provide for open space residential development
H.1220 HD1687 Relative to promoting energy efficiency in affordable housing
H.1221 HD1690 For legislation to establish an apprentice training program for the rehabilitation of foreclosed properties within the Department of Housing and Community Development
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
H.1232 HD1191 For legislation to protect tenants in foreclosed properties from evictions
H.1242 HD1198 For legislation to remove certain restrictions for applicants of subsidized public housing
H.1245 HD2604 Relative to private subdivision fees charged to owners of affordable housing units
H.1298 HD744 Relative to health benefits for certain attorneys representing indigent persons
S.1321 SD1953 For legislation to increase access to primary care physicians in the Commonwealth
H.1363 HD3531 Relative to the rights of non-biological parents ordered to pay child support
H.1372 HD429 For legislation to permit purging of juveniles delinquency records
H.1373 HD2788 For the establishment of programs to ease the transition of ex offenders
S.1388 SD1788 For legislation to require certain disclosures to be made by a tax preparer facilitating the advance of monies prior to the receipt
S.1415 SD1588 For legislation relative to lobbyist reform.
H.1425 HD798 Relative to the storage of personal property in evictions
H.1496 HD720 Relative to parental rights and child survivors of homicide
H.1500 HD3008 Relative to the sex offender registry in the commonwealth
S.1504 SD499 For legislation relative to comprehansive wind energy siting reform
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.1511 HD2180 Relative to the crime of identity fraud
S.1529 SD2038 For legislation relative to reliability on Cape Cod
S.1687 SD389 For legislation relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
S.1693 SD1627 For legislation to further regulate sex offender registration
H.1703 HD3642 (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation to impose certain penalties for the illegal possession and use of firearms in the city of Boston
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
S.1712 SD731 For legislation to further regulate debt collection
H.1728 HD431 Relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
H.1729 HD3209 For legislation to require judicial review of foreclosures on residential mortgages
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.1815 HD1726 For legislation to require employers to grant paid sick leave days for employees in the Commonwealth
H.1820 HD2370 For legislation relative to continued employment for certain displaced workers
H.1838 HD1955 For legislation to require the Division of Industrial Accidents to publish a listing of all companies required to be covered by workers' compensation insurance
H.1839 HD1960 To further regulate workers' compensation
H.1850 HD1526 For legislation to make it unlawful to discriminate on the basis of height and weight
S.1913 SD2036 For legislation relative to license renewal notifications
H.1937 HD2486 Relative to juvenile mental health and substance abuse
S.2000 SD1742 For legislation to train and certify veterans service officers and agents
H.2054 HD1151 For legislation to restrict the sale of tobacco products at locations where health professionals are employed
H.2080 HD1708 For legislation to establish a board of registration in midwifery
H.2092 HD638 For legislation to promote proper school nutrition
H.2116 HD2559 That the Executive Office of Health and Human Services be directed to eliminate disparities in the delivery of health care to certain disabled persons
H.2177 HD2578 Relative to the medical security plan for children to include biologically-based disorders with unlimited mental health visits
S.2234 SD2356 (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the financing of wind energy facilities in the town of Falmouth
H.2247 HD1190 For legislation to to improve the ballistic database through microstamping ammunition
H.2256 HD1833 Relative to jet skis, surf jets, wet bikes, and other watercrafts in municipalities
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.2639 HD2866 Relative to the resolution of school labor disputes
H.2666 HD310 For legislation to improve the earned income credit for working families under the tax laws of the Commonwealth
H.2686 HD1158 For legislation to establish an excise tax on plastic carryout bags in certain retail stores
H.2732 HD1825 For legislation to promote sales tax fairness for small businesses
H.2733 HD1836 For a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to a graduated income tax
H.2734 HD2271 Relative to tax disclosures of business corporations
H.2735 HD2532 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to streamlining the corporate tax code
H.2736 HD3179 For legislation to provide for an income tax deduction for fees paid for participation in a pay as you throw waste disposal program
H.2755 HD1835 Relative to the room occupancy excise tax
H.2780 HD1664 Relative to district improvement financing
H.2940 HD863 That cities and towns be authorized to include "transient accommondations" under the room occupancy excise tax
H.3005 HD1296 Relative to promoting international trade with nations taking action to abolish genocide
H.3024 HD3715 For the establishment of a special commission (including members of the General Court) for the purpose of examining the seal and motto of the Commonwealth
H.3064 HD1820 For legislation to limit outdoor night lighting, conserve energy and reduce light pollution
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.3124 HD3232 Relative to expanding energy efficiency for certain electrical products
H.3125 HD2974 For legislation to expand the definition of "beverage containers" under the bottle bill, so-called
H.3129 HD3492 For an investigation by a special commission (including membes of the General Court) relative to reducing fuel costs of cities and towns
H.3227 HD2769 For legislation to preserve the right of way for the North/South rail link
H.3241 HD833 Relative to the issuance of a distinctive motor vehicle registration plate to provide additional funding for affordable housing
H.3259 HD2080 Relative to prohibiting the use of certain communication devices by persons holding a junior operator's license
H.3401 HD3174 For legislation to provide tuition and fee waivers for members of the National Guard and veterans
H.3416 HD1391 For legislation to protect the interests and well being of residents in nursing homes, rest homes, and long-term care facilities
H.3421 HD1282 For legislation to improve the personal care attendant program
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.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.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.3441 HD1254 For legislation to protect lakes and ponds by establishing an invasive aquatic plant management fund
H.3459 HD1263 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of the condominium laws
H.3476 HD819 Relative to establishing a board of registration in naturopathy and further regulating naturopathic health care
H.3480 HD1358 Relative to providing appropriate public safety protections for security system user information
H.3485 HD272 Relative to dissemination of information concerning the availability of the federal and state earned income tax credit
H.3506 HD1264 Relative to protecting tropical forests by restricting state purchases of certain wood products
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.3533 HD1253 Relative to the enforcement of certain civil rights laws
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.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.3571 HD1447 Relative to the protection of tenants of foreclosed properties
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.3595 HD1451 Relative to foods containing artificial trans fats
H.3660 HD2708 For legislation to ensure that high school graduates possess a reasonable breadth and depth of knowledge and skills
H.3669 HD2633 Relative to the use of coal ash as a solid waste
H.3670 HD2732 For an investigation by a special commission of pharmaceutical and personal care product contamination in water supplies
H.3676 HD3265 Relative to representation by the Attorney General in actions involving pilots
H.3689 HD3217 For legislation to authorize municipalities to protect low and moderate income tenants and units of governmentally involved housing
H.3762 HD2747 Relative to energy efficient lighting, energy conservation and light pollution reduction
H.3803 HD1117 Relative to establishing a three year phase in of transportation costs into the special education circuit breaker.
H.3804 HD1180 For legislation to control bullying of children with autism spectrum disorder
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.3912 HD900 Relative to the establishment of a nursing advisory board within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services
H.4079 HD1090 For legislation to reimburse cities and towns for certain special education transportation costs
H.4104 HD4305 (by vote of the town) relative to the historic district commission of the town of Falmouth
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
H.4699 HD4948 Relative to the classification of and response to natural gas leaks
H.4857 HD5101 Relative to corporate campaign contributions
  • Representative Matthew C. Patrick

  • Representive Matthew C. Patrick and family

  • Rep. Patrick at press conference on wealth tax amendment