Patricia A. Haddad 186th (2009 - 2010) Speaker Pro Tempore

D Somerset
Patricia A. Haddad

Addresses

State House
Room 370
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2600
Fax: 617-722-2313
Email:
District Office
Town Office Building, Room 11
140 Wood Street
Somerset, MA 02726
Phone: 508-646-2821
Fax: 508-324-0993
Bill Docket Bill Title
H.171 HD2508 Relative to increasing assistance by the Department of Public Welfare for certain elderly, disabled persons and children
H.228 HD189 For legislation to ensure that independent repair facilities in the Commonwealth have access to information related to the proper and complete diagnosis, service and repair of motor vehicles
H.282 HD1821 For legislation to protect the rights of consumers in motor vehicle repair transactions
H.337 HD647 For legislation to establish the Massachusetts Opportunity Rebuilding and Expansion Infrastructure Program
H.344 HD653 For legislation to impose a penalty for the devocalization of dogs and cats
H.544 HD3733 For the development and implemention of a statewide silver alert system to be activated on behalf of missing senior citizens
H.576 HD421 For legislation to provide for the registration of voters on election days
H.603 HD4313 For the development and implemention of a statewide silver alert system to be activated on behalf of missing senior citizens
H.757 HD3093 For legislation to promote safe alternatives to toxic chemicals
S.792 SD1132 For legislation to allow municipalities to conduct fingerprint based background checks of federal records for employment and licensing purposes
S.797 SD350 For legislation relative to surgical technology
H.833 HD3211 Relative to producer responsibility for discarded electronic products
H.888 HD739 Relative to appeals of motor vehicle insurance surcharges
H.889 HD2923 Relative to rates, benefits and coverage of savings bank life insurance
H.947 HD1527 Relative to the required amount of liquor liability insurance prior to the issuance of a license to sell alcoholic beverages
S.996 SD1158 For legislation to regard uniform police identifications cards
H.1060 HD3171 For legislation to repeal the law relative to equitable coverage for annuity policies
S.1063 SD1523 For legislation to continue retirement group membership for law enforcement officials
H.1680 HD3564 Relative to creating separate criminal offenses for assault committed with a firearm
S.1687 SD389 For legislation relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
S.1697 SD1499 For legislation relative to police pursuits in the commonwealth
H.1728 HD431 Relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
S.1742 SD92 For legislation to improve the prehension of drunk drivers and other law violators
S.1744 SD96 For legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Sheila Ferreira, an employee of the Trial Court
H.1745 HD3877 For legislation to further regulate the performance of abortions and protecting women’s reproductive health
S.1756 SD1240 For legislation relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
H.1756 HD2471 Relative to fees by paid to the Registry of Deeds
H.1785 HD3352 Relative to the determination of alimony payments
S.1825 SD1110 For legislation to clarify ambiguties to question 2
H.2033 HD1093 Relative to educational information about premature Infants risks and health care needs
H.2058 HD1580 That the Executive Office of Health and Human Services be directed to establish a grant program for cities and towns for the purchase of cardiopulmonary resuscitation devices
H.2060 HD2681 Relative to the scope of practice by optometrists
S.2092 SD2150 (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation relative to a certain parcel of land in the city of Taunton
S.2094 SD2153 (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation relative to the preliminary election in the city of Taunton
S.2110 SD2158 For legislation to establish a sick leave bank Theodore S. Bielecki, an employee of the Department of Correction
S.2124 SD2176 Legislation to designate a certain bridge in the city of Fall River and the town of Somerset as the Veterans Memorial Bridge.
H.2161 HD3218 For legislation to further regulate the use of certain cleaning products in schools, hospitals, day care centers and public housing to provide for a reduction in asthma and other health threats
S.2188 SD2251 For legislation to designate a certain path in the city of Fall River and the town of Somerset as the Army Pvt. Michael E. Bouthot Pedestrian Path
S.2228 SD2332 For legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Catherine Ann Ouellette an employee of the Trial Court
H.2234 HD3574 For legislation protecting sports officials
H.2244 HD2044 Relative to mandatory boating safety education
H.2342 HD2230 Relative to creditable service for nonpublic school service
H.2614 HD1313 Relative to the providing certain credit for retirement purposes and reinstating in the retirement system John J. Sbrega
H.2719 HD914 That recipients of the Purple Heart medal be exempt from imposition of the motor vehicle excise tax
H.2787 HD892 Relative to income tax incentives for the use of biofuel feedstock for heating purposes
H.2800 HD2258 For legislation to establish a historical rehabilitation tax credit
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.3152 HD1413 For legislation to prohibit the use of hand-held cell phones by persons operating motor vehicles
H.3179 HD3922 That the Registrar of Motor Vehicles establish a "green" registration fee for certain alternative fuel and hybrid vehicles and to create a rail transit fund
H.3190 HD924 Relative to the issuance of motor vehicle registration plates to recipients of the Bronze Star medal
H.3191 HD1679 That the Registrar of Motor Vehicles be directed to issue distinctive motor vehicle plates for active and retired fire fighters and certain surviving family members
H.3439 HD1311 Relative to the disposition of abandoned vessels
H.3535 HD1317 For legislation to provide for certain privacy protections for electronic medical records
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.3586 HD1439 Relative to the coordination of mental health care for children
H.3676 HD3265 Relative to representation by the Attorney General in actions involving pilots
H.3912 HD900 Relative to the establishment of a nursing advisory board within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services
H.3947 HD4154 Relative to authorizing voluntary income tax return contributions to the Massachusetts Fire Fighters Academy Trust Fund
H.4258 HD3985 For legislation to establish a health care outreach and education unit within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services
H.4269 HD4619 Relative to estblishing a sick leave bank for Deborah Kotarba, an employee of the Trial Court
H.4699 HD4948 Relative to the classification of and response to natural gas leaks

NEWS

7/8/2014 - Last update

6/30/2014 - Mental Health Advisory Committee Appendix C - Final Consultant Report 6-30-2014

https://malegislature.gov/content/documents/newsitems/Mental%20Health%20Advisory%20Committee%20Appendix%20C%20-%20Final%20Consultant%20Report%206-30-2014.pdf

 

6/30/2014 - Mental Health Advisory Committee Report FINAL

https://malegislature.gov/content/documents/newsitems/Mental%20Health%20Advisory%20Committee%20Report%20FINAL.pdf

 

Representative Pat Haddad represents the people of the Fifth Bristol District which is located on Massachusetts’ South Coast. Her communities include the agrarian town of Dighton, the Fall River suburb of Somerset, the Ocean Grove/Gardners’ Neck neighborhoods of Swansea (Precinct 2) and the city of Taunton’s Weir Village (Ward 6 and Precinct 1A) and a portion of East Taunton (Precinct 4B).

Personal Information

Profession: Educator/Legislator
Spouse: Solomon (Sam)
Children: 2
Pets: 1
Interests: Skiing, Cooking, Leisure Reading

Career Highlights

  • Middle School Health & Fitness Teacher
  • House Chair, Joint Committee on Education (2004-08)
  • House Assistant Majority Whip (2008-2010)

Education & Public Service

  • 1968 - Mount Saint Mary’s Academy
  • 1972 - Bridgewater State University; B.S.
  • 2010 - Massachusetts Maritime Academy; Doctor of Public Administration
  • 1987 to 1991 -Somerset Recreation & Playground Commission
  • 1993 to 2001 - Somerset School Committee (Vice Chair, Chair)
  • 1987 to present - Somerset Democratic Town Committee (Vice Chair, Chair)
  • 2001 to present - Massachusetts House of Representatives
  • Representative Patricia Haddad

  • Representative Patricia Haddad and Representative Byron Rushing

  • Representative Patricia Haddad

Fifth Bristol, Consisting of Dighton; Somerset; Swansea: Precincts 1, 2, 3; Taunton: Ward 6.