Robert P.. Spellane 186th (2009 - 2010)

Robert P.. Spellane


State House

Committee Membership

Bill Docket Bill Title
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
S.278 SD1968 For legislation to fulfill the promise of education reform adequate funding for student success
H.282 HD1821 For legislation to protect the rights of consumers in motor vehicle repair transactions
S.396 SD296 For legislation to protect the natural and historic resources of the Commonwealth
H.537 HD620 Relative to dementia special care units in long term care facilities
S.543 SD392 For legislation to regard MassHealth applications
H.603 HD4313 For the development and implemention of a statewide silver alert system to be activated on behalf of missing senior citizens
S.616 SD426 For legislation relative to creating a loan forgiveness program for direct care human service workers
H.726 HD3104 That manufacturers of mercury-added lamps implement a recycling program
H.757 HD3093 For legislation to promote safe alternatives to toxic chemicals
H.758 HD1237 For legislation to provide public notice and input to plans for significant physical alterations to state parks and other public natural resource lands
H.798 HD2223 For legislation to prohibit the use plastic bags by retail establishments
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
H.888 HD739 Relative to appeals of motor vehicle insurance surcharges
H.940 HD1772 Relative to health insurance for human service providers and their employees
S.1222 SD424 For legislation relative to the cost of living adjustment for public retirees
S.1263 SD572 For legislation relative to senior property tax relief - the circuit breaker.
H.1523 HD481 For legislation to provide for comprehensive protection from childhood sexual abuse
S.1559 SD502 For legislation to protect and enhance the rights of child and adult victims and witnesses of crime
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
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.1815 HD1726 For legislation to require employers to grant paid sick leave days for employees in the Commonwealth
H.2080 HD1708 For legislation to establish a board of registration in midwifery
H.2093 HD648 For legislation to provide for an evaluation by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services of the impact of employment, education, health care, housing, recreation, financial lending, racism and discrimination on the health of the citizens of the Commonwealth
H.2107 HD1945 For legislation to promote better health in public schools through improved contracting with farms in the Commonwealth
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.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
H.2256 HD1833 Relative to jet skis, surf jets, wet bikes, and other watercrafts in municipalities
H.2318 HD1196 For legislation to provide purchasing power protection for certain retiree benefits
H.2487 HD244 Relative to cost of living adjustments for retired public employees of the Commonwealth
H.2686 HD1158 For legislation to establish an excise tax on plastic carryout bags in certain retail stores
H.2702 HD3948 For legislation to provide for a credit for corporations against corporate income taxes to foster job creation in municpalities designated as gateway cities
H.2888 HD785 Relative to reimbursing certain cities and towns for taxes exempted because of ownership by non-profit corporations
H.3096 HD3430 For legislation to promote fairness in gasoline product marketing and sales
H.3258 HD1950 Relative to the development of modes of transportation that increase active lifestyles, improve public health and decrease obesity
H.3438 HD1398 For legislation to protect from net loss public lands or easements taken or acquired for natural resource
H.3523 HD1260 Relative to the dissemination of certain criminal offender record information
H.3586 HD1439 Relative to the coordination of mental health care for children
H.3748 HD2981 For legislation to impose a tax of professional sports tickets for the pupose of funding school sports activities
H.3820 HD2491 (with the approval of the mayor and city council)for legislation to require judicial approval of foreclosures of residential mortgages in the city of Worcester
H.3821 HD2557 (with the approval of the mayor and city council) relative to evictions on foreclosed properties in the city of Worcester
H.3822 HD2581 (with the approval of the mayor and city council) relative to imposing a moratorium on the foreclosure of predatory subprime mortgages in the city of Worcester
H.3834 HD1080 For legislation to establish an elderly persons tax relief outreach program for the purposes of assisting elderly residents
H.3846 HD3804 For legislation to provide special, non-recurring payments to certain municipalities for the purpose of providing emergency disaster relief due to the ice storm of December 11 and 12, 2008
H.3912 HD900 Relative to the establishment of a nursing advisory board within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services
H.3923 HD4205 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court relative to the impact of Alzheimers disease in the Commonwealth
H.4013 HD4149 Relative to the establishment of cultural districts
H.4232 HD4546 Relative to establishing licensing requirements and protections for certain cottage communities
H.4265 HD4615 (with the approval of the mayor and city council) that the city of Worcester be authorized to borrow money for the purpose of re-planting trees
H.4471 HD4770 Relative to establishing a public health Lyme disease research institute at the University of Massachusetts Medical School
H.4484 HD4738 For legislation to further regulate the sentencing of persons found "guilty except insane" of murder in the courts of the Commonwealth
H.4535 HD4788 For legislation to authorize the State Lottery Commission to establish a fund from the sale of a certain Lottery ticket to assist cities and towns for snow and ice removal
H.4536 HD4870 For legislation to authorize the use of video-conferencing in certain court proceedings involving children and families