Bill Docket Bill Title
SD39 For legislation relative to compliance of condominium associations.
SD159 For legislation relative to home modifications for seniors.
SD235 For legislation relative to patient safety
SD394 For legislation relative to a permanent annual sales tax holiday
SD409 For legislation relative to the observance of a Gold Star Wives Day and a Gold Star Mothers and Families Day
SD454 For legislation to provide health insurance coverage for scalp hair prosthesis.
HD497 Relative to the care of animals in cities and towns
HD499 Relative to unsolicited credit cards, checks, and vouchers by mail
HD500 Relative to health insurance coverage for mastectomies
HD503 For legislation to authorize Paul Scott Noe, an employee of the Trial Court, to transfer his vacation benefits accrued during his time in the Norfolk County Sheriff's Department
HD532 Relative to the health insurance of children of divorced parents
HD534 Relative to the cancellation of certain health insurance policies
HD552 For legislation to expand the "the ride" service of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority to communities within twenty-five miles of the city of Boston
HD554 Relative to establishing a department of environmental protection appeals board
HD555 That health insurance policies that cover infantile cataract surgery provide coverage for aphakic lenses for treatment and rehabilitation
HD559 Relative to the public availability of prospective juror lists
HD564 Relative to benefits for court officers and county sheriff office employees
SD670 For legislation to sustain community preservation revenue
HD673 Relative to fire protection systems for buildings and structures
HD706 Relative to the availability of prescription medication during an emergency
HD739 Relative to establishing a lottery process in selecting buyers and/or renters for low and moderate income housing units
SD765 For legislation relative to the compostion of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
SD985 For legislation relative to Lyme Disease treatment coverage
SD1026 For legislation to update privacy protections for personal electronic information.
SD1061 For legislation relative to Child-Centered Family Law.
SD1200 For legislation relative to modernizing tobacco control and protecting the health of minors
SD1202 For legislation relative to building real incentives for college savings
SD1441 For legislation to stabilize the commonwealth’s nursing facilities.
HD1471 Relative to providing a public education system of sufficient quality
SD1583 For legislation to address the special education needs of children with dyslexia
HD1647 Relative to the health of public safety officers exposed to hypodermic syringes or hypodermic needles
HD1674 Relative to providing care and comfort for the terminally ill
SD1690 For legislation to reduce the income tax.
HD1702 Relative to insurance coverage for craniofacial disorders
SD1855 For legislation relative to unfunded election audits
SD1884 For legislation relative to access to housing for first responders.
SD1947 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Bruce E. Tarr, Robert L. Hedlund, Richard J. Ross, Donald F. Humason, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the creation of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Finance Control Board. Transportation.
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
HD2118 For legislation to increase the fines for failure to wear a seat belt
HD2587 Relative to the registered land in the office of an assistant recorder
HD3047 For an investigation by s special commission (including members of the General Court) to evaluate student health in schools
HD3131 Providing for an investigation and study to identify existing structural or policy-based impediments to delivering a more comprehensive and efficient transportation system for the senior, disabled, and veteran populations
HD3160 Relative to insurance payments for use of ambulance services
HD3405 For legislation to increase the annual stipend for members of the Commonwealth’s hazardous material response teams

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Education & Public Service

  • Saint Louis University
  • Boston College High School
  • Mass. Senate (2004-present)
Bristol and Norfolk -- Consisting of the city of Attleboro, ward 3, precinct B, ward 4, precincts A and B, ward 5, precincts A and B, ward 6, precincts A and B, and the towns of Mansfield, Norton, Rehoboth and Seekonk in the county of Bristol; and the towns of Foxborough, Medfield, Sharon, precincts 1, 4 and 5, and Walpole in the county of Norfolk.