Dennis A. Rosa Representative

D Leominster
Dennis A. Rosa


State House
Room 136
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2396
District Office
24 Church Street Room 27
Leominster, MA 01453
Phone: (978) 534-6946
Bill Docket Bill Title
HD45 Relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
SD62 For legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Ellen Carlson, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services.
HD65 Relative to strengthening the civil penalties of stop work orders under the workers' compensation statute
HD71 Relative to special education funding
HD72 Relative to improving procurement procedures to assure opportunities for students with disabilities
HD87 Relative to providing retroactive capital reimbursement for a certain nursing facility in the town of Holden
HD124 Relative to the compensation of chief probation officers of the Trial Court
SD140 For legislation to promote transparency in local government.
SD148 For legislation to establish the adopt a senior program
SD159 For legislation relative to home modifications for seniors.
SD165 For legislation to ensure safe medication administration
SD193 An Act to promote American manufacturing
HD233 Relative to filing fees for limited liability companies
HD234 Relative to the sales tax on mobile telecommunications devices
HD235 Relative to tax abatements for disabled veterans
SD235 For legislation relative to patient safety
HD243 For legislation to provide certain employees in the Department of Correction with line of duty death benefits
HD309 To provide an income tax credit for the purchase of hearing aids
HD310 Relative to the accessibility of hearing aids
SD343 For legislation relative to the penalty for failure to provide workers' compensation insurance.
HD361 Relative to property tax exemptions for veterans
HD369 An Act establishing the genetic engineering transparency food and seed labeling act
HD374 For legislation provide health benefit plan coverage for hearing aids
HD384 For legislation to require the Department of Public Health to update regulations governing licensed health care facilities with requirements relative to the federal standards for accessible medical equipment
HD424 For the annual issuance of a proclamation by the Governor designating the last day of February as Rare Disease Day
HD469 Relative to Lyme disease treatment health insurance coverage
SD529 Relative to firearm license fees
HD545 Relative to the definition of gender identity as it applies to lawfully segregated facilities
SD551 Relative to cueing and supervision in the personal care attendant program
SD560 Relative to providing for a presumptive eligibility program for MassHealth applicants
SD561 For legislation relative to hospital profit and fairness
HD582 For legislation to eliminate age discrimination in the Masshealth Program
HD613 Relative to angel investor tax credits
HD658 Relative to retirement benefits for certain employees of the Department of Correction
HD678 Relative to the maximum number of patients assigned to a registered nurses or hospital care attendants
SD680 For legislation relative to the closing of hospital essential services
SD699 For legislation to promote equal choice a cost savings in health care
SD738 For legislation to require health care employers to develop and implement programs to prevent workplace violence
HD741 For legislation to authorize the North Central Chamber of Commerce to establish a pilot program for net metering of electricity for manufacturers
HD742 For legislation to promote storm resistant utility infrastructure upgrades
HD743 Relative to the penalties for the use or manufacture of hidden compartments for the purpose of transporting or distributing controlled substances
HD745 Relative to vehicle insurance surcharges
HD748 For legislation to regulate the establishment of municipal lighting plants
HD750 Relative to workers' compensation to persons with permanent and total injuries
HD751 For legislation to authorize the Commissioner of Insurance to set labor rates paid by insurance companies to auto repairers
HD772 For legislation to adopt national education standards
SD808 For legislation relative to preventing adolescent substance abuse by expanding SBIRT
HD826 For legislation to require coverage for community and home-based behavioral health care services for certain children and adolescents with mental health disorders
HD827 Relative to firearm licensing requirements
HD858 Relative to clarifying property tax exemptions for solar and wind systems
HD872 Relative to certain fee exemptions under the toxics use reduction act
HD910 Relative to neglect or abuse of child by a parent or legal guardian who has sought medical care for the child from a licensed medical or mental health provider
HD916 Relative to reducing certain fees associated with veterans' registration plates
HD935 For legislation to require funeral directors to make available to potential clients information regarding funeral and burial benefits for veterans
SD982 Relative to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines for homeowners with dogs living on such insured property
SD985 For legislation relative to Lyme Disease treatment coverage
HD1007 Relative to great-grandparent visitation rights of certain minor children
HD1016 That the Department of Mental Health operate a statewide program to provide mental health consultations to primary care physicians, pediatricians, nurse practitioners and providers of women who suffer from post-partum depression
HD1019 Relative to the establishment of community benefit districts in cities and towns
HD1095 Relative to the administration of controlled substances
HD1112 That certain health facilities be directed to establish a "safe patient handling policy", so-called
HD1146 Relative to crosswalks erected and maintained on public ways
HD1173 Relative to protecting consumers of gas and electricity from paying for leaked and unaccounted for gas
HD1179 Relative to providing veterans' bonuses to certain regular soldiers who served on active duty in support of the Persian Gulf War
HD1188 That the Commissioner of Insurance be directed to make a bi-annual investigation relative to flood insurance rates
HD1208 Relative to health care worker safety
HD1220 That the Division of Medical Assistance provide coverage for residential habilitation services for individuals age sixty or older
HD1230 Relative to abusive or hostile work environments
HD1262 Relative to information provided to women seeking abortions
HD1298 For legislation to further define health clinics
HD1322 For legislation to exempt employees of a public school districts from fees associated with background checks
HD1367 For legislation to require owners of rented or foreclosed properties to check for abandoned animals
HD1370 For legislation to strengthen the enforcement of certain dog laws
HD1393 Relative to mental health services for children
HD1421 For legislation to include behavioral health managers in the oversight jurisdiction of the Health Policy Commission
SD1499 For legislation relative to home care services.
HD1505 Relative to gas leak repairs during road projects
SD1522 For legislation to provide for safe patient handling
HD1575 For legislation to establish penalties for debarred employers, contractors and subcontractors illegally participating in contracts
SD1591 For legislation relative to the lawful sale of handguns
HD1595 Relative to spouses under the definition of family members serving as paid caregivers
HD1607 For legislation to direct the Commissioner of Revenue to annually designate a sales tax holiday
HD1611 Relative to exempting certain school stadiums from plumbing regulations
HD1614 For legislation to impose a moratorium on new mandated education pograms and expenses
HD1681 Relative to the use of a certain salary escalator in lieu of collective bargaining agreements
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
HD1730 Relative to hospital profit transparency and fairness and the establishment of a Medicaid reimbursement enhancement fund
HD1733 For legislation to establish a deadline for the Department of Public Utilities to respond for requests for adjustment of maximum towing charges
HD1737 For legislation to include Bargaining Unit 8 employees in the Department of Youth Services in Group 4 of the contributory retirement system for public employees
HD1776 For legislation to update penalties and protect electronic privacy
HD1899 For the establishment of a special commission on the eye care and vision health needs of the Commonwealth
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
HD2060 Relative to access to capital for business growth in economically distressed communities
HD2117 Relative to the penalties for inducing a minor to engage in, agree to engage in or offer to engage in prostitution or sexual conduct
HD2207 Relative to social media password privacy for school students
HD2271 Relative to antique boats, automobiles and motorcycles
HD2287 Relative to property tax exemptions for persons over seventy years of age
HD2310 For legislation to authorize municipalities to reduce the real property tax obligations of persons over the age of sixty in exchange for volunteer service
HD2332 For legislation to limit the time that former employees must wait before being employed by a competitor
HD2455 Relative to providing tax incentives for small scale commercial development for gateway cities
HD2470 For legislation to promote accessibility and affordability of behavioral health and substance abuse services for recipients of MassHealth
HD2538 Relative to the taxation of inventory
HD2596 Relative to increase the minimum wage for private sector human service workers
HD2818 Relative to administering the medical assistance programs
HD2879 For legislation to establish a commission to study veterans transportation issues
HD2906 Further clarifying the rehabilitation of property under the Housing Development Incentive Program
HD3122 Providing for an investigation and study relative to the feasibility of improving state agency information sharing capabilities to facilitate new business registration
HD3160 Relative to insurance payments for use of ambulance services
HD3173 For legislation to establish a small-scale housing development demonstration program within the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development
HD3255 An Act relative to strengthening background checks
HD3279 An Act relative to the veteran allowance for public retirees
HD3311 Relative to the implementation or use of partnership for assessment for readiness for college and career assessments
HD3364 For legislation to provide a waiver of fees to veterans at public institutions of higher learning
HD3553 Relative to utility meters and the rights of utility ratepayers

Personal Information

Profession: Legislator/Small Business Owner

Education & Public Service

  • Leominster High School
  • Mount Wachusett Community College, Associates Degree, Business Technology
  • Councilor AtLarge, City of Leominster 1989 - 2009 Council President 1995, 1996
  • Chairman Finance Committee 1997 -2008
  • Industrial Development Commission Chairman, City of Leominster 1992 - 1998
  • Mass. House 2009 - Present
Fourth Worcester, Consisting of Leominster