Antonio F. D. Cabral Representative

D New Bedford
Antonio F. D. Cabral


State House
Room 466
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2017
Fax: 617-722-2813
Bill Docket Bill Title
SD19 For legislation to ensure responsible bond issuance in the Commonwealth
SD42 For legislation relative to Medicare savings programs eligibility.
HD45 Relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
SD48 For legislation relative to sales tax in cultural districts.
HD58 For legislation to establish a system for tracking the unmet service needs of persons with developmental disabilities
HD124 Relative to the compensation of chief probation officers of the Trial Court
SD140 For legislation to promote transparency in local government.
HD308 Relative to insurance coverage and payment for prescribed treatment for mitochondrial disease
SD317 For legislation to promote the planning and development of sustainable communities
SD347 For legislation to promote safety in the transportation of students
HD369 An Act establishing the genetic engineering transparency food and seed labeling act
HD509 Relative to collective bargaining for teachers and other school employees
SD516 For legislation to ensure accountability in the Department of Transitional Assistance
HD517 Relative to petitions to the Juvenile Court or Probate Court on behalf of certain special juveniles
SD533 For legislation to create the Home Works Program
HD567 For legislation to increase the Commonwealth's compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
HD582 For legislation to eliminate age discrimination in the Masshealth Program
HD613 Relative to angel investor tax credits
SD633 For legislation relative to home energy efficiency.
HD664 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) on institutional long term care
HD670 Relative to Medicaid expansion
HD678 Relative to the maximum number of patients assigned to a registered nurses or hospital care attendants
HD691 For legislation to establish a homeless bill of rights
SD708 For legislation to establish a penalty for the operation of improperly equipped motor vehicles used for selling frozen deserts
HD764 For legislation to prohibit discrimination in the issuance of group or individual disability, accident or sickness insurance policies
HD831 For legislation to authorize municipalities to protect low and moderate income tenants and units of governmentally involved housing
HD840 Relative to creating higher education opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, and other developmental disabilities
HD946 Relative to the commercial fishing, shellfish and seafood industries
SD1016 For legislation to promote higher education among employees of human services provider organizations
HD1019 Relative to the establishment of community benefit districts in cities and towns
HD1041 Relative to access to health insurance for human service providers and their employees
HD1095 Relative to the administration of controlled substances
HD1129 Relative to turnaround plans for underperforming schools
HD1190 Relative to the storage and dissemination of certain public records in an electronic format
SD1237 For legislation relative to the sanctity of collective bargaining.
SD1263 For legislation to create a municipal bond bank.
HD1301 Relative to employment and job training
SD1383 For legislation to study the feasibility of high-speed rail access between Springfield and Boston
SD1399 For legislation to promote high-tech job growth in gateway cities
HD1442 For legislation to provide pre-kindergarten education to four year old children meeting specific requirements in gateway cities
HD1467 Relative to promoting child development and school-readiness
SD1499 For legislation relative to home care services.
HD1533 Relative to the earned income credit for working families
HD1583 Relative to establishing the Designated Port Area Fund for the improvement of existing commercial and marine industrial infrastructures
HD1591 Relative to descendants email access and procedures
HD1679 For legislation to establish the Department of Mental Health as the oversight agency for the mental health system within the state prison system
HD1698 Relative to establishing a foreign language education seal of biliteracy for students
HD1704 For legislation to establish a Commonwealth underutilized building repair fund within the Massachusetts Development Finance Agency
SD1726 For legislation to promote transparency and cost control of pharmaceutical drug prices.
SD1735 For legislation to protect health and safety of animals in vehicles.
HD1753 Relative to homeowners insurance rate filings that include charges for expected hurricane losses or catastrophes
SD1762 For legislation relative to universal early education and full-day kindergarten.
HD1776 For legislation to update penalties and protect electronic privacy
SD1779 For legislation relative to universal pre-kindergarten access.
HD1785 Relative to small brewers of alcoholic beverages
HD1833 For legislation to prevent wage theft and promote employer accountability
HD1843 An Act relative to designated port areas
SD1844 For legislation to further expand Bristol Community College in downtown New Bedford
HD1852 That the Department of Environmental Protection be notified by manufacturers of products containing toxic chemicals
HD1871 Relative to state contracting for cleaning, maintenance or security guard services
SD1877 For legislation to designate a certain state facility in the city of New Bedford as the New Bedford marine commerce terminal
SD1886 For legislation to establish the Marine Fisheries Research Council.
HD1892 An Act relative to criminal record checks for referees
HD1921 Relative to eliminating mandatory minimum sentences related to drug offenses
HD1988 For the adoption of resolutions memorializing the Congress of the United States to convene a Constitutional Convention to consider amendments to the Constitution to limit the influence of money in our political system
HD2002 That the Sex Offender Registry Board classify convicted sex offenders and make rulings on appeals prior to release from sentences
HD2039 Relative to increasing the cap on the historic rehabilitation tax credit
HD2060 Relative to access to capital for business growth in economically distressed communities
HD2089 For legislation to promote the use of restorative justice practices
HD2126 Relative to protecting puppies and kittens
HD2211 For legislation to provide the highest quality education through access of innovative and research-based language education instructional programs
HD2265 For legislation to impose a fine for public officials in noncompliance with allowing access to public records
HD2297 Relative to net metering, community shared solar and energy storage
HD2340 For legislation to provide for a capital outlay program of maintenance and improvements to municipal drinking, waste and storm water infrastructure assets
HD2342 Relative to vocational training for the unemployed
HD2382 An Act Strengthening the Massachusetts Home Care Program
HD2456 Relative to stabilizing the Commonwealth’s nursing facilities
HD2477 Relative to protecting Department of Children and Families social workers’ home addresses
HD2480 For legislation to limit retroactive denials of health insurance claims for mental health and substance abuse services
HD2704 Relative to enhancing the educational opportunities for expectant and parenting students
HD2802 Relative to pay equity
HD2867 For legislation to enhance opportunities for children in the custody of the Commonwealth
HD2906 Further clarifying the rehabilitation of property under the Housing Development Incentive Program
HD3088 Relative to higher education capital investment in gateway cities or abutting municipalities
HD3098 That the the Department of Transportation assess the current status of the transportation system of the Commonwealth
HD3173 For legislation to establish a small-scale housing development demonstration program within the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development
HD3200 For legislation to protect tenants and prevent vacancies in foreclosed homes
HD3217 For legislation to encourage the development of clean energy security, energy diversity and economic growth
HD3298 Relative to establishing a right to counsel in certain eviction cases
HD3449 For legislation to designate June sixteenth as domestic workers’ rights day
HD3525 Relative to Superior Court foreclosure procedures
HD3623 An Act Authorizing the City of New Bedford to Establish Senior Citizen Safety Zones

Personal Information

Profession: Teacher/Legislator

Education & Public Service

  • Brown University graduate studies
  • University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, B.A.
  • Bristol Community College
  • Bristol High School
  • Mass. House 1991 - Present
  • Ward 5 Democratic City Committee
Thirteenth Bristol, Consisting of New Bedford: Ward 4: Precincts A, B, C, F, Wards 5, 6.