Sarah K. Peake 186th (2009 - 2010) Division Chair

D Provincetown
Sarah K. Peake


State House
Room 163
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2040
Fax: 617-722-2239
District Office
Phone: 508-487-5694
Bill Docket Bill Title
S.90 SD991 For legislation relative to community preservation
H.152 HD997 Relative to spouses under the definition of family members serving as paid caregivers
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.156 HD1155 Relative to establishing a pilot program for adults with Asperger syndrome and other autism spectrum disorders
S.176 SD983 For legislation relative to authorizing the direct shipment of wins
H.231 HD3406 For legislation to further regulate the collection of debt by creditors
S.323 SD852 For legislation relative to dementia special care units in long-term care facilities.
S.366 SD1952 For legislation to regulate the use of off highway and recreation vehicles
H.401 HD1521 Relative to student testing in the public schools
H.402 HD2440 For legislation to provide for a comprehensive health education program in the public schools.
H.404 HD2767 Relative to establishing a physical education requirement in the public schools
S.422 SD979 For legislation relative to farmers markets
S.423 SD981 For legislation relative to mooring fee requirements
S.426 SD1412 For legislation relative to the state reclamation board
H.426 HD3722 For legislation to revise the formula for school funding
S.435 SD746 For legislation to promote the viability and sustainability of commercial fisheries in the commonwealth
H.459 HD1023 Relative to special education reimbursements for in district students
H.482 HD3079 Relative to requiring school districts to develop health programs concerning Irlen syndrome and scotopic sensitivity, so-called
H.493 HD3941 Relative to coursework and a practicum for previously licensed special education teachers and rehabilitation counselors
H.500 HD333 Relative to the recruitment of high school students into the armed forces of the United States
S.502 SD1934 For legislation relative to increasing access to homeowners insurance
H.504 HD3212 That the Board of Education be authorized to provide multiple forms of assessments in determining the level of competency under the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) for students in the Commonwealth
H.505 HD3213 That the Board of Education be required to provide resources for the testing of students in science and technology under the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)
S.577 SD1624 For legislation to require ambulatory surgicenters and clinical laboratories to serve MassHealth enrollees
H.603 HD4313 For the development and implemention of a statewide silver alert system to be activated on behalf of missing senior citizens
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.658 HD1161 Relative to early voting in certain elections
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.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
S.783 SD970 For legislation relative to community planning
H.798 HD2223 For legislation to prohibit the use plastic bags by retail establishments
H.810 HD3268 For legislation to prevent oil spills in Buzzads Bay by requiring escort tugs for unescorted tank vessels
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.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.912 HD1052 For legislation to authorize the stay of surcharges under the motor vehicle insurance laws until the final disposition of appeals
H.913 HD1063 Relative to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines for homeowners with dogs living on such insured property
H.915 HD3709 Relative to insurance coverage and standards of treatment of persons with bleeding disorders
S.931 SD566 For legislation relative to the Commonwealth Fusion Center and other intelligence data centers.
S.988 SD1126 For legislation to require health care employers to develop and implement programs to prevent workplace violence
H.1053 HD3940 Relative to the board of appeals in the Division of Insurance
H.1148 HD4351 Relative to the treatment of chronic Lyme disease
H.1232 HD1191 For legislation to protect tenants in foreclosed properties from evictions
H.1235 HD3300 Relative to the determination of condominium common area interest
H.1237 HD1069 For legislation to establish a public housing inovation program
S.1271 SD1634 For legislation to establish a municipal gas tax exemption
H.1298 HD744 Relative to health benefits for certain attorneys representing indigent persons
H.1319 HD1238 For legislation to provide for abuse prevention order protection for animals
H.1488 HD2364 Relative to providing written health education information to incarcerated women by correctional institutions
H.1490 HD2407 Relative to the treatment of pregnant and postpartum inmates in correctional facilities of the Commonwealth
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
S.1527 SD1511 For legislation relative to the establishment of municipal lighting authorities.
S.1529 SD2038 For legislation relative to reliability on Cape Cod
S.1687 SD389 For legislation relative to gender based discrimination and hate crimes
H.1696 HD2241 Relative to assault and battery on health care providers
H.1708 HD1213 Relative to equal access to civil marriage
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.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
H.1747 HD3900 Relative to housing discrimination against victims of domestic violence, rape, sexual assault and stalking
S.1756 SD1240 For legislation relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
H.1777 HD937 For legislation to raise the maximum age for jurors
H.1808 HD3835 For legislation to further clarify the eligibility of benefits for seasonal employment
S.1913 SD2036 For legislation relative to license renewal notifications
H.1935 HD2404 Relative to mental health examinations and services for inmates of certain correctional institutions in the Commonwealth
H.1938 HD2555 Relative to the civil commitment of women for alcoholism and substance abuse at the Framingham Correctional Institution
S.1947 SD978 For legislation to designate a certain bridge in the town of Harwich as the Representative Shirley Gomes Bridge
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.2063 HD649 Relative to regulating beverages sold in public schools
H.2080 HD1708 For legislation to establish a board of registration in midwifery
S.2137 SD2189 For legislation relative to Regional Transit Authorities.
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.2183 SD2225 For legislation to combat economic crime
H.2256 HD1833 Relative to jet skis, surf jets, wet bikes, and other watercrafts in municipalities
H.2359 HD1154 Relative to the retirement benefits of certain veterans
H.2360 HD2064 For legislation to protect the integrity of the state pension systemt
H.2448 HD2704 Relative to certain Option B and Option C employees in the Teachers and State Employees retirement system
H.2487 HD244 Relative to cost of living adjustments for retired public employees of the Commonwealth
H.2717 HD3007 Relative to establishing an organ donation registration fund
H.2907 HD1206 Relative to telecommunication property taxes paid to cities and towns
H.2940 HD863 That cities and towns be authorized to include "transient accommondations" under the room occupancy excise tax
H.3013 HD1211 For legislation to designate the fourth Wednesday in January as “No Name Calling Day” in the Commonwealth
H.3087 HD2179 For legislation to regulate the establishment of municipal lighting plants
H.3113 HD3396 Relative to reusable beverage containers
H.3120 HD334 Relative to utility pole replacement
H.3123 HD1162 For legislation to allow customers to refuse to receive telephone directories
H.3124 HD3232 Relative to expanding energy efficiency for certain electrical products
H.3194 HD343 For legislation to require the use of headlights on motor vehicles whenever the windshield wipers of the vehicle are in use
H.3227 HD2769 For legislation to preserve the right of way for the North/South rail link
H.3242 HD369 For legislation to require the Aeronautics Commission to reimburse airports for the cost of certain safety and maintenance programs
H.3243 HD372 Relative to purchases by private airports of safety, security and maintenance equipment
H.3244 HD374 Relative to the Aeronautics Commission capital expenditure program
H.3245 HD773 Relative to the use of fuel tax revenues in the Aeronautics Commission operating budget
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.3399 HD336 Relative to veterans' benefits equity for persons discharged from the military based on certain consensual conduct
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.3476 HD819 Relative to establishing a board of registration in naturopathy and further regulating naturopathic health care
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.3546 HD2242 Relative to protecting residents of the commonwealth from door-to-door solicitors
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.3573 HD1557 For legislation to preserve publicly assisted affordable housing
H.3586 HD1439 Relative to the coordination of mental health care for children
H.3660 HD2708 For legislation to ensure that high school graduates possess a reasonable breadth and depth of knowledge and skills
H.3670 HD2732 For an investigation by a special commission of pharmaceutical and personal care product contamination in water supplies
H.3675 HD3215 For the establishment of a clean vehicle emissions incentive program within the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs
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.3804 HD1180 For legislation to control bullying of children with autism spectrum disorder
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.3844 HD1097 That the Registrar of Motor Vehicles be authorized to issue distinctive registration plates indicating support for an autism trust fund
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.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.4232 HD4546 Relative to establishing licensing requirements and protections for certain cottage communities
H.4293 HD4530 Relative to economic crimes involving monetary instruments or other property known to be derived from criminal activity
H.4387 HD4726 For legislation to extend the time within which cities and towns are authorized to mail quarterly tax bills
H.4471 HD4770 Relative to establishing a public health Lyme disease research institute at the University of Massachusetts Medical School
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
H.4730 HD4869 For legislation to restrict calllers from using certain automatic dialing devices for sending informaion to subscribers of telephone services

Personal Information

Profession: Legislator

Education & Public Service

  • Colgate University A.B.
  • Pace University School of Law, J.D.
  • Provincetown Board of Selectmen (2002-2007 Vice Chair 2005-2007)
  • Provincetown Charter Enforcement Commission (1995-2002)
  • Mass. House (2007-present)
Fourth Barnstable, Consisting of Brewster: Precinct 3; Chatham; Eastham; Harwich; Orleans; Provincetown; Truro; Wellfleet