Kevin J. Kuros Representative

R Uxbridge
Kevin J. Kuros

Addresses

State House
Room 443
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2460
Fax: 617-722-2353
Email: Kevin.Kuros@mahouse.gov
Bill Docket Bill Title
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.
HD3769 By Representatives Garry of Dracut and Orrall of Lakeville, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Colleen M. Garry, Keiko M. Orrall and others relative to windshield wiper and headlight use. Transportation.
HD3774 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others that the Executive Office of Administration and Finance include the MBTA Retirement Fund in a searchable database. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
HD3914 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to establishing a special commission (including members of the General Court) to make an investigation and study concerning pancreatic cancer. Public Health.
S.14 SD64 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 14) of Ryan C. Fattman and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Audrey Graham Smith, an employee of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services. Senate Ways and Means.
S.73 SD755 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 73) of Ryan C. Fattman, Bruce E. Tarr and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation to create an electronic backpack for foster children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.92 HD3003 By Mrs. Harrington of Groton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 92) of Sheila C. Harrington and others relative to the care and protection of children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.99 SD1851 By Mr. Ross, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 99) of Richard J. Ross, Shawn Dooley, Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr., Leonard Mirra and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to prevention of EBT fraud. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.100 SD1857 By Mr. Ross, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 100) of Richard J. Ross, Shawn Dooley, Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr., Leah Cole and other members of the General Court for legislation to further reduce EBT fraud. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.103 HD876 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 103) of Marc T. Lombardo and others for legislation to require proof of residency for public benefits. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.106 HD1937 By Mr. Lyons of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 106) of James J. Lyons, Jr. and others for an investigation by an independent commission on a certain case before the Department of Children and Families regarding Justina Pelletier. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.108 HD2820 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 108) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others for legislation to add 911 emergency responders to the list of locations for a safe surrender under the baby safe haven law. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.112 HD2477 By Representative O'Day of West Boylston and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 112) of James J. O'Day, Bruce E. Tarr and others relative to protecting Department of Children and Families social workers’ home addresses. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.148 SD120 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 148) of Ryan C. Fattman and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation (by vote of the town) to authorizing the town of Bellingham to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
H.164 HD1308 By Mr. Chan of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 164) of Tackey Chan and others relative to updating reciprocity for licensing optometrists. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.178 HD2322 By Mr. Dooley of Norfolk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 178) of Shawn Dooley and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of fairness in liquor licensing. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.187 HD2749 By Representative Ferguson of Holden and Senator Flanagan, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 187) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others relative to the issuance of tenant/host brewer licenses for the purpose of producing and packaging beer. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.234 SD1640 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 234) of Karen E. Spilka, Ann-Margaret Ferrante, Jason M. Lewis, Michael F. Rush and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to create an innovative communities program. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
H.245 HD1785 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 245) of Alice Hanlon Peisch and others relative to small brewers of alcoholic beverages. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.255 SD56 By Ms. Creem, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 255) of Cynthia S. Creem, Carolyn C. Dykema, James B. Eldridge, Jason M. Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to special education transportation costs. Education.
H.255 HD2780 By Ms. Provost of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 255) of Denise Provost and others relative to local control of liquor licenses. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.256 SD57 By Ms. Creem, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 256) of Cynthia S. Creem, James B. Eldridge, Jason M. Lewis and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation relative to circuit breaker reimbursement. Education.
H.285 HD807 By Mr. Fernandes of Milford, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 285) of John V. Fernandes, Stephen L. DiNatale and Kevin J. Kuros for an investigation and study by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to the impact of undocumented aliens residing in the commonwealth. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
H.294 HD2928 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 294) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the student entrepreneurial development and economic investment fund. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
H.311 HD2564 By Mr. Berthiaume, Jr. of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 311) of Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr. and others relative to the authority of parents to exempt their children from a certain standardized exam known as the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Career (PARCC) exam. Education.
H.312 HD2565 By Mr. Berthiaume, Jr. of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 312) of Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr. and others relative to out-of-district vocational school transportation. Education.
H.329 HD2267 By Mr. Calter of Kingston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 329) of Thomas J. Calter and others relative to the formula for district reimbursement through the special education circuit breaker. Education.
H.330 HD2269 By Mr. Calter of Kingston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 330) of Thomas J. Calter and others relative to establishing an insurance program for municipalities in relation to special education costs. Education.
H.351 HD1609 By Mr. Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 351) of James J. Dwyer and others for legislation to establish a educational mandate working group. Education.
H.352 HD1614 By Mr. Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 352) of James J. Dwyer and others for legislation to impose a moratorium on new mandated education pograms and expenses. Education.
H.358 HD1013 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 358) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others for legislation to provide bonus aid to newly formed regional school districts. Education.
H.360 HD1479 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 360) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others relative to student online information protection policies. Education.
H.370 HD1990 By Representatives Frost of Auburn and Orrall of Lakeville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 370) of Paul K. Frost and others relative to the authority of school districts to be exempt from a certain standardized exam. Education.
H.386 HD2207 By Messrs. Gordon of Bedford and Cantwell of Marshfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 386) of Kenneth I. Gordon, James M. Cantwell and others relative to social media password privacy for school students. Education.
S.389 SD1543 By Mr. Ross, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 389) of Richard J. Ross, Shawn Dooley, Leonard Mirra, Stephen L. DiNatale and other members of the General Court for legislation to require photo identification to receive a ballot. Election Laws.
H.400 HD2256 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 400) of Bradford R. Hill and others relative to the foundation funding of special education. Education.
H.401 HD2261 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 401) of Bradford R. Hill and others that costs associated with special education follow students upon the change of school districts in mid year. Education.
H.403 HD2273 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 403) of Bradford R. Hill and others relative to total amounts distributed to cities and town for the purpose of education. Education.
H.408 HD2325 By Mr. Hunt of Sandwich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 408) of Randy Hunt and others relative to parental notification for out-of-school-district counseling referrals. Education.
H.409 HD2366 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 409) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to charter school renewal. Education.
H.410 HD2372 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 410) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to parental options of enrolling children in elective courses involving sexual education rather than opting out of mandatory courses. Education.
H.411 HD2374 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 411) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to non-public school student access to the MCAS exam. Education.
S.412 SD1010 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 412) of Anne M. Gobi for legislation to authorize the use of shotguns during bear hunting season. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.412 HD2387 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 412) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to prohibit reductions of net school spending below the foundation budget amount. Education.
H.413 HD2404 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 413) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to establish a working group (including members of the General Court) relative to the implementation of the Common Core State Standards and Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC). Education.
S.414 SD1073 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 414) of Anne M. Gobi for legislation relative to the use of crossbows in hunting. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.415 HD2414 By Representative Jones of North Reading and Senator DeMacedo, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 415) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others that schools be required to maintain non-patient specific epinephrine auto-injectors to be used in the event of anaphylactic emergencies. Education.
H.431 HD1932 By Mr. Lyons of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 431) of James J. Lyons, Jr. and others for legislation to establish minimum state funding contributions to education foundation budgets. Education.
H.439 HD515 By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 439) of Joseph D. McKenna and others for legislation to require parental notification and consent prior to implementing age appropriate sexual health education in the schools. Education.
S.440 SD648 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 440) of Jason M. Lewis, Chris Walsh, Josh S. Cutler, Lori A. Ehrlich and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to ivory and rhino horn trafficking. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.450 HD2040 By Mrs. Orrall of Lakeville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 450) of Keiko M. Orrall and others for legislation to provide reimbursements for certain informational technology enhancements in compliance with the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Career. Education.
H.451 HD3311 By Mrs. Orrall of Lakeville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 451) of Keiko M. Orrall and others relative to the implementation or use of partnership for assessment for readiness for college and career assessments. Education.
H.474 HD3473 By Mr. Roy of Franklin, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 474) of Jeffrey N. Roy and others relative to the collection and dissemination of student data. Education.
H.492 HD772 By Mr. Smola of Warren, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 492) of Todd M. Smola and others for legislation to adopt national education standards. Education.
S.501 SD982 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 501) of Anne M. Gobi, Marc R. Pacheco, Mark C. Montigny, William N. Brownsberger and other members of the General Court relative to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines for homeowners with dogs living on such insured property. Financial Services.
S.502 SD985 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 502) of Anne M. Gobi, Harriette L. Chandler, Marc R. Pacheco, Brian A. Joyce and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to Lyme Disease treatment coverage. Financial Services.
H.520 HD2456 By Mr. Golden of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 520) of Thomas A. Golden, Jr. and others relative to stabilizing the Commonwealth’s nursing facilities. Elder Affairs.
H.564 HD2268 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 564) of Bradford R. Hill and others for legislation to require applicants for voter registration to show proof of identification. Election Laws.
H.567 HD2609 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by proposal for constitutional amendment, House, No. 567) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to creating an independent redistricting commission. Election Laws.
H.568 HD2616 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 568) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to repeal the law providing for the election of the President of the United States by national popular vote. Election Laws.
H.569 HD2618 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 569) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to require photo-identification for persons voting in elections. Election Laws.
H.570 HD2620 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 570) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the voting procedures of presidential electors. Election Laws.
H.571 HD2711 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 571) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to further regulate campaign contributions to political committees and candidates for legislative and state-wide elections. Election Laws.
H.581 HD529 By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 581) of Joseph D. McKenna and others relative to the apportioning of electoral votes by Congressional district. Election Laws.
H.592 HD2076 By Mr. Parisella of Beverly, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 592) of Jerald A. Parisella and others relative to voting overseas. Election Laws.
H.651 HD2233 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 651) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to the management of low lands and swamps to control of tick-borne illness. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.656 SD1197 By Ms. Donoghue, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 656) of Eileen M. Donoghue, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, James B. Eldridge, Edward F. Coppinger and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to codifying and reforming the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship Program. Higher Education.
H.656 HD2340 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 656) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others for legislation to provide for a capital outlay program of maintenance and improvements to municipal drinking, waste and storm water infrastructure assets. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.668 HD1438 By Mr. Fernandes of Milford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 668) of John V. Fernandes and others relative to the costs imposed upon the municipal and district ratepayers due to public drinking water, wastewater and stormwater systems capital upgrades. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.673 HD1970 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 673) of Paul K. Frost and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation to repeal the law relative to the use of leghold traps for capturing furbearing animals. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.694 HD2963 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 694) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the approval of sewer disposal systems which have been installed for less than three years. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.709 HD1546 By Mr. Kulik of Worthington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 709) of Stephen Kulik and others for legislation to regulate the use of trapping devices to take beaver and muskrat. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.722 HD149 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 722) of Paul McMurtry and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation to facilitate the issuance of trapping permits to alleviate beaver dam emergencies. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.731 HD2007 By Mrs. Orrall of Lakeville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 731) of Keiko M. Orrall and others for legislation to establish an advisory committee on the protection of honeybees in the Commonwealth. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.792 HD2912 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 792) of Jennifer E. Benson and others for legislation to provide transparency in the data contained in the payer and provider claims database. Financial Services.
S.793 SD1765 By Mr. deMacedo, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 793) of Viriato M. deMacedo, Timothy R. Whelan, Susan Williams Gifford, Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to clarify procedures for the custodial protection by law enforcement and court officials of a child requiring assistance. The Judiciary.
H.813 HD3160 By Mr. Cantwell of Marshfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 813) of James M. Cantwell and others relative to insurance payments for use of ambulance services. Financial Services.
S.817 SD1205 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 817) of Ryan C. Fattman, Leonard Mirra, Shaunna L. O'Connell, Richard J. Ross and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to strengthening identity theft law. The Judiciary.
S.818 SD1290 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 818) of Ryan C. Fattman, Shaunna L. O'Connell, Richard J. Ross and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation relative to the penalty for employers who knowingly falsify employment or citizenship documents. The Judiciary.
H.819 HD2881 By Mr. Collins of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 819) of Nick Collins and others for legislation to require insurance companies to reimburse licensed athletic trainers for certain services. Financial Services.
H.829 HD2713 By Mr. Devers of Lawrence, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 829) of Marcos A. Devers and others that non-moving violations shall not be considered surchargeable incidents under the motor vehicle insurance law. Financial Services.
H.875 HD2574 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 875) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to establish a special commission (including members of the General Court) to be known as the Massachusetts minimum creditable coverage advisory commission to investigate and study various aspects of health insurance in the Commonwealth. Financial Services.
H.876 HD2621 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 876) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the equitable assessment of banking fees imposed on accounts for personal, family or household purposes. Financial Services.
H.877 HD2623 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 877) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to motor vehicle insurance surcharges. Financial Services.
H.878 HD2721 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 878) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative electronic automobile insurance charges. Financial Services.
H.901 HD469 By Mr. Linsky of Natick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 901) of David Paul Linsky and others relative to Lyme disease treatment health insurance coverage. Financial Services.
S.963 SD973 By Mr. deMacedo, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 963) of Viriato M. deMacedo, Bruce E. Tarr, Robert L. Hedlund, Donald F. Humason, Jr. and others for legislation to provide treble damages to employees for employer violations of certain labor laws. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.977 SD935 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 977) of Anne M. Gobi, Gailanne M. Cariddi, Sal N. DiDomenico, Michael O. Moore and other members of the General Court for legislation to prohibit disciplinary actions by employers on employees serving as volunteer emergency responders. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1002 HD2590 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1002) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to establishing a commission to study copayments. Health Care Financing.
H.1003 HD2860 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1003) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for the imposition of a moratorium on the enactment of new mandated health benefits. Health Care Financing.
H.1049 HD2383 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1049) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to establishing a special commission (including members of the General Court) to make an investigation and study concerning performance-based funding for public institutions of higher education. Higher Education.
H.1052 HD652 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1052) of Marc T. Lombardo and others that veterans of the armed services be considered residents for the purpose of admission and tuition expenses for state colleges, community colleges or universities. Higher Education.
H.1053 HD863 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1053) of Marc T. Lombardo and Kevin J. Kuros relative to in-state tuition rates and fees at public institutions of higher education. Higher Education.
S.1081 SD928 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1081) of Anne M. Gobi, Michael O. Moore and Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr. for legislation relative to dog pens and kennels. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1091 HD1598 By Mr. DeCoste of Norwell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1091) of David F. DeCoste and others for legislation to clarify the definition of affordable housing to include mobile homes. Housing.
H.1092 HD1691 By Mr. Diehl of Whitman, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1092) of Geoff Diehl and others for legislation to require persons seeking housing or assistance from the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development to provide valid social security numbers. Housing.
H.1112 HD2625 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1112) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the withholding of rents and the establishment of rent escrow accounts by tenants for code violations by landlords. Housing.
H.1113 HD2628 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1113) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to public housing restrictions. Housing.
H.1115 HD2632 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1115) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to expedite the permitting process for housing. Housing.
H.1116 HD2633 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1116) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to affordable housing and the preservation of community water resources. Housing.
H.1117 HD2666 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1117) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to require local housing authorities to deny certain convicted sex offenders access to state-subsidized public housing facilities. Housing.
H.1121 HD739 By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1121) of Louis L. Kafka and others relative to establishing a lottery process in selecting buyers and/or renters for low and moderate income housing units. Housing.
S.1145 SD1301 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1145) of Ryan C. Fattman, Michael O. Moore, John V. Fernandes, Carolyn C. Dykema and others for legislation relative to LSDs (Lysosomal Storage Disorders) in infants. Public Health.
H.1148 HD3316 By Mr. Arciero of Westford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1148) of James Arciero and others for legislation relative to the asset forfeiture of child pornography. The Judiciary.
H.1174 HD2750 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1174) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others for legislation to increase the penalties for assault and battery upon a child. The Judiciary.
H.1175 HD2764 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1175) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others relative to the safety of health care providers and emergency medical technicians from assault and battery by means of a bodily substances. The Judiciary.
H.1176 HD2768 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1176) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others relative to flag desecration. The Judiciary.
H.1178 HD2791 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1178) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others relative to unlawful school bus passing. The Judiciary.
H.1199 HD1225 By Mr. Brady of Brockton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1199) of Michael D. Brady and others for legislation to require that assault and battery of a police officer responding to criminal activity be prosecuted as a felony. The Judiciary.
H.1206 HD2982 By Mr. Brodeur of Melrose, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1206) of Paul Brodeur and others relative to punishments for property crimes against elderly or disabled persons. The Judiciary.
H.1239 HD2991 By Ms. Cole of Peabody, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1239) of Leah Cole and others relative to children's interests in cases of abuse or neglect resulting in judicial proceedings. The Judiciary.
H.1259 HD1597 By Mr. Diehl of Whitman, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1259) of Geoff Diehl and Kevin J. Kuros relative to naturalization proceedings. The Judiciary.
H.1262 HD2641 By Ms. DiZoglio of Methuen, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1262) of Diana DiZoglio and others relative to the reporting of neglect or abuse by mandated reporters. The Judiciary.
H.1275 HD1935 By Representative Ehrlich of Marblehead and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1275) of Lori A. Ehrlich, Jason M. Lewis and others for legislation to prevent trafficking in ivory and rhino horns. The Judiciary.
H.1286 HD883 By Mr. Fernandes of Milford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1286) of John V. Fernandes, Stephen L. DiNatale and Kevin J. Kuros relative to the employment of unauthorized workers. The Judiciary.
H.1306 HD1991 By Representative Frost of Auburn and Senator Moore, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1306) of Paul K. Frost, Michael O. Moore and others relative to penalties for the unauthorized sale of veterans' grave markers. The Judiciary.
H.1320 HD545 By Miss Garry of Dracut, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1320) of Colleen M. Garry and others relative to the definition of gender identity as it applies to lawfully segregated facilities. The Judiciary.
S.1359 SD1305 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1359) of Ryan C. Fattman, Leonard Mirra and Kevin J. Kuros for an investigation by a special commission of the feasibility of replacing the defined benefit pension plan for public employees with a defined contribution plan for future employees. Public Service.
H.1362 HD148 By Mr. Heroux of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1362) of Paul R. Heroux and others relative to health care proxies. The Judiciary.
H.1370 HD241 By Mr. Heroux of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1370) of Paul R. Heroux and others relative to prohibiting discrimination against adults with disabilities in family and juvenile court proceedings. The Judiciary.
H.1392 HD2408 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1392) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the penalties for the crime of fetal homicide. The Judiciary.
H.1393 HD2411 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1393) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to authorizing the courts of the Commonwealth to establish a system of juvenile restitution. The Judiciary.
H.1395 HD2415 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1395) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the online enticement of children. The Judiciary.
H.1396 HD2416 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1396) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the crime of incest. The Judiciary.
H.1399 HD2421 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1399) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to authorize the Division of Victim Compensation and Assistance to monitor profits from criminal activities of incarcerated persons. The Judiciary.
H.1400 HD2423 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by proposal for constitutional amendment, House, No. 1400) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to prohibiting eminent domain takings. The Judiciary.
H.1401 HD2424 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1401) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to prohibit eminent domain takings for the purpose of economic development. The Judiciary.
H.1402 HD2426 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1402) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the crime of failing to notify law enforcement officials of a missing or deceased child. The Judiciary.
H.1403 HD2427 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1403) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others that persons charged with the commission of felonies be required to submit DNA samples. The Judiciary.
H.1405 HD2439 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1405) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the penalties for certain crimes against public peace. The Judiciary.
H.1406 HD2443 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1406) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to access to state funded counsel during sex offender classification hearings. The Judiciary.
H.1408 HD2569 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1408) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the regulation of trade by the establishment of a uniform trade secrets act. The Judiciary.
H.1409 HD2962 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1409) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to excusing certain sole owners of businesses from jury service. The Judiciary.
H.1410 HD3006 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1410) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to prohibit certain sex offenders from loitering within 500 feet of a school bus stop. The Judiciary.
H.1414 HD3056 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1414) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to repeat offenders. The Judiciary.
H.1415 HD3194 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1415) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to waive the fee for legal custodians to obtain the criminal record information of certain childcare providers. The Judiciary.
S.1468 SD1202 By Ms. Donoghue, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1468) of Eileen M. Donoghue, Thomas A. Golden, Jr., Paul W. Mark, Aaron Vega and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to building real incentives for college savings. Revenue.
H.1469 HD910 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1469) of Marc T. Lombardo and others 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. The Judiciary.
H.1472 HD3269 By Mr. Lyons of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1472) of James J. Lyons, Jr. and others for legislation to increase penalties for heroin trafficking. The Judiciary.
S.1478 SD1134 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1478) of Ryan C. Fattman, Shaunna L. O'Connell, Richard J. Ross, Kevin J. Kuros and others for legislation to abolish the death tax. Revenue.
S.1479 SD1253 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1479) of Ryan C. Fattman, Kevin J. Kuros and Leah Cole for legislation relative to the inventory tax. Revenue.
S.1480 SD1304 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1480) of Ryan C. Fattman, Mathew Muratore, Richard J. Ross and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation to stimulating small business investment. Revenue.
S.1481 SD1320 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1481) of Ryan C. Fattman, Joseph D. McKenna, Richard J. Ross and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation to reduce the costs for adoption. Revenue.
S.1484 SD1087 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1484) of Anne M. Gobi, Bruce J. Ayers, Robert L. Hedlund, John F. Keenan and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a municipal gas tax exemption. Revenue.
H.1492 HD874 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1492) of Paul McMurtry and others relative to the donations of leftover food by restaurants and cafeterias. The Judiciary.
H.1493 HD2587 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1493) of Paul McMurtry and others relative to the registered land in the office of an assistant recorder. The Judiciary.
H.1494 HD54 By Mr. Miceli of Wilmington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1494) of James R. Miceli and others relative to reinstituting capital punishment in the Commonwealth. The Judiciary.
H.1505 HD1675 By Mr. Murphy of Weymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1505) of James M. Murphy and others relative to penalties for impeding or disrupting a public way. The Judiciary.
H.1511 HD2678 By Mr. Nangle of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1511) of David M. Nangle and others relative to the crime of intentionally obstructing vehicular of pedestrian traffic upon a public way. The Judiciary.
H.1520 HD2857 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1520) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others relative to the evaluation and classification of persons by the Sex Offender Registry Board. The Judiciary.
H.1522 HD2937 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1522) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others relative to the awarding of treble damages for lost wages in certain civil actions. The Judiciary.
H.1523 HD2949 By Representatives O'Connell of Taunton and Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1523) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others relative to the penalties for sexual abuse of a child under thirteen years of age. The Judiciary.
H.1531 HD1776 By Ms. Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1531) of Sarah K. Peake and others for legislation to update penalties and protect electronic privacy. The Judiciary.
H.1537 HD1249 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1537) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others that county commissioners and the sheriffs for the various counties institute a schedule of fees and assess fees to inmates in their custody. The Judiciary.
H.1538 HD1250 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1538) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others for legislation to prohibit partial birth abortions. The Judiciary.
S.1549 SD1615 By Mr. Ross, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1549) of Richard J. Ross, Leonard Mirra, Bruce E. Tarr, Robert L. Hedlund and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a municipal gas tax exemption. Revenue.
S.1633 SD1088 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1633) of James B. Eldridge, Jason M. Lewis, Mary S. Keefe, Carmine L. Gentile and other members of the General Court for legislation to improve access to public records. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1634 SD1107 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1634) of James B. Eldridge, David M. Rogers, Jason M. Lewis, Carmine L. Gentile and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a legislative fiscal office. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1641 SD1207 By Mr. Fattman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1641) of Ryan C. Fattman, Shaunna L. O'Connell and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation relative to amending public records law. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.1641 HD188 By Mr. Velis of Westfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1641) of John C. Velis and others relative to the false representation of military status. The Judiciary.
S.1651 SD1009 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1651) of Anne M. Gobi, Bruce E. Tarr, Robert L. Hedlund, Carolyn C. Dykema and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to local impacts of enacted legislation. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.1670 HD1156 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1670) of Timothy R. Whelan and others for legislation to increase penalties for the distribution of heroin. The Judiciary.
H.1671 HD1874 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1671) of Timothy R. Whelan and others for legislation to increase penalties for distribution and trafficking of oxycodone and derivatives of oxycodone. The Judiciary.
H.1672 HD1951 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1672) of Timothy R. Whelan and others for legislation to the penalty for blocking public ways and disrupting traffic. The Judiciary.
H.1673 HD2011 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1673) of Timothy R. Whelan and others relative to the penalties for motor vehicle operators refusing to stop for a police officer. The Judiciary.
S.1675 SD469 By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1675) of Jason M. Lewis, David T. Vieira, Bradley H. Jones, Jr., James J. Dwyer and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a special commission to identify opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of state agencies, programs, and services. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.1699 HD750 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1699) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others relative to workers' compensation to persons with permanent and total injuries. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1722 HD2570 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1722) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to work requirements for public assistance recipients. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1723 HD2571 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1723) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to a study of the economic impact of the increased minimum wage. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1724 HD2575 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1724) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to unemployment insurance benefits for seasonal businesses. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1725 HD2854 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1725) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to independent contractors. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1726 HD2924 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1726) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others that employees injured due to willful misconduct be prohibited from receiving any portion of compensation benefits. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1727 HD2925 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1727) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the definition of an employee under the labor laws for certain persons performing services. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1734 HD653 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1734) of Marc T. Lombardo, Kevin J. Kuros and Shaunna L. O'Connell relative to increasing penalties to employers who employ any alien who is a student or visitor or who has not been admitted to the United States. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1740 HD2522 By Mr. Mark of Peru, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1740) of Paul W. Mark and others for legislation to require business owners to notify employees of their eligibility to purchase or bid on said business prior to transfers of the business. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1743 HD2246 By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1743) of Joseph D. McKenna and others for legislation to establish a civilian conservation corps promoting community service by the long-term unemployed. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1749 HD2837 By Representative Mirra of West Newbury and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1749) of Leonard Mirra, Bruce E. Tarr and others for legislation to provide for increased transparency in the prevailing wage. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1750 HD2853 By Representative Mirra of West Newbury and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1750) of Leonard Mirra, Bruce E. Tarr and others for legislation relative to setting the prevailing wage rate. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1751 HD1881 By Mr. Muratore of Plymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1751) of Mathew Muratore and others relative to establishing a minimum training wage. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1771 HD2072 By Representative Story of Amherst and Senator Flanagan, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1771) of Ellen Story, Jennifer L. Flanagan and others for legislation to address workplace bullying, mobbing, and harrassment, without regard to protected class status. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1778 HD1777 By Mrs. Whipps Lee of Athol, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1778) of Susannah M. Whipps Lee and others relative to the exemption of state income tax for low wage workers. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1803 HD1944 By Mr. Lyons of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1803) of James J. Lyons, Jr. and others relative to the minimum reimbursement rate for adult residential behavioral health and addiction treatment. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
H.1831 HD1503 By Mr. Day of Stoneham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1831) of Michael S. Day and others for legislation to enhance municipal fiscal stability through a special education stabilization fund. Municipalities and Regional Government.
S.1832 SD1102 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1832) of Anne M. Gobi, Carolyn C. Dykema, Richard J. Ross, Bradford R. Hill and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to motor vehicle safety checkpoints. Transportation.
H.1835 HD998 By Mrs. Ferguson of Holden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1835) of Kimberly N. Ferguson and others relative to regional stabilization funds. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1845 HD806 By Mr. Howitt of Seekonk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1845) of Steven S. Howitt and others relative to establishing a special commission to study the effects of unfunded mandates on municipalities. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1849 HD868 By Mr. Kaufman of Lexington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1849) of Jay R. Kaufman and others for legislation to promote municipal collaboration and regionalization throughout the Commonwealth. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1857 HD1943 By Mr. Lyons of Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1857) of James J. Lyons, Jr. and others for legislation to allow municipalities to exempt small projects from the prevailing wage law. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1865 HD1367 By Mr. Rogers of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1865) of David M. Rogers and others for legislation to require owners of rented or foreclosed properties to check for abandoned animals. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1878 HD1105 By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1878) of Timothy R. Whelan and others relative to regional stabilization funds. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1890 HD2794 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1890) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others relative to the parameters for protective custody. Public Health.
H.1908 HD1327 By Ms. Cole of Peabody, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1908) of Leah Cole and others relative to the reduction of medication waste. Public Health.
H.1912 HD2850 By Mr. Coppinger of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1912) of Edward F. Coppinger and others for legislation relative to the practice of athletic training. Public Health.
H.1924 HD2081 By Mr. D'Emilia of Bridgewater, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1924) of Angelo L. D'Emilia and others relative to baseline concussion testing for student athletes. Public Health.
H.1925 HD1644 By Mr. Diehl of Whitman, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1925) of Geoff Diehl and others relative to establishing provisions for the return of expired pharmaceuticals. Public Health.
H.1935 HD3241 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1935) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to electronic prescribing of opiates and other controlled substances. Public Health.
H.1973 HD45 By Mrs. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1973) of Patricia A. Haddad and others relative to the modernization of optometric patient care. Public Health.
H.1983 HD2600 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1983) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the use of epinephrine, adrenaline or other agents by optometrists in the treatment of anaphylaxis. Public Health.
H.1996 HD2782 By Representatives Khan of Newton and Donato of Medford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1996) of Kay Khan and others relative to further regulating health care costs and the dispensing of controlled substances. Public Health.
H.2050 HD2015 By Mr. Sánchez of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2050) of Jeffrey Sánchez and others for legislation to prohibit the sale to minors of electronic devices used to deliver liquid nicotine vapor. Public Health.
H.2093 HD2771 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2093) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others relative to alien firearm licensing. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2120 HD1945 By Mr. D'Emilia of Bridgewater, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2120) of Angelo L. D'Emilia and others for legislation to allow for the lawful sale of inert ammunition components from certain out of state vendors to lawfully licensed Massachusetts gun owners. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2122 HD827 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2122) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others relative to firearm licensing requirements. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2139 HD3195 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2139) of Bradford R. Hill and others for legislation to exclude novelty sparklers from the definition of prohibited fireworks. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2177 HD2029 By Mr. Smola of Warren, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2177) of Todd M. Smola, Shaunna L. O'Connell and Kevin J. Kuros that the Executive Office of Public Safety create a blue alert system, so-called, for the apprehension of individuals wanted for seriously injuring or killing law enforcement officials. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2283 HD2553 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2283) of Peter J. Durant and others relative to municipal retirement and health insurance benefits. Public Service.
H.2308 HD1641 By Representative Gentile of Sudbury and Senator Eldridge, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2308) of Carmine L. Gentile and others relative to death benefits to surviving spouses of call and volunteer firefighters. Public Service.
H.2343 HD2668 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2343) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to defining family health coverage and individual health coverage for public employees. Public Service.
H.2368 HD2183 By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2368) of Joseph D. McKenna and others for an investigation by a special commission of the feasibility of replacing the defined benefit pension plan for public employees with a defined contribution plan for future employees. Public Service.
H.2446 HD448 By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2446) of F. Jay Barrows and others relative to the sales tax on mobile telecommunications devices purchased with a service contract. Revenue.
H.2447 HD836 By Messrs. Barrows of Mansfield and Howitt of Seekonk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2447) of F. Jay Barrows, Steven S. Howitt and others for legislation to provide for an income tax credit for expenditures for the design, construction, repair or replacement of failed cesspool or septic systems. Revenue.
H.2450 HD2828 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2450) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others for legislation to reduce the sales tax and limiting the compensation of certain public employees. Revenue.
H.2457 HD3009 By Ms. Campanale of Leicester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2457) of Kate D. Campanale and others relative to the minimum corporate tax. Revenue.
H.2458 HD3014 By Mrs. Campanale of Leicester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2458) of Kate D. Campanale and others relative to the schedule of payment of estimated corporate taxes. Revenue.
H.2473 HD613 By Ms. Cronin of Easton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2473) of Claire D. Cronin and others relative to angel investor tax credits. Revenue.
H.2474 HD3231 By Ms. Cronin of Easton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2474) of Claire D. Cronin and others for legislation to enhance the investment tax credit. Revenue.
H.2475 HD234 By Mr. Cutler of Duxbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2475) of Josh S. Cutler and others relative to the sales tax on mobile telecommunications devices. Revenue.
H.2480 HD2356 By Mr. D'Emilia of Bridgewater, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2480) of Angelo L. D'Emilia and others relative to estimated quarterly corporate tax payments. Revenue.
H.2481 HD1601 By Mr. Diehl of Whitman, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2481) of Geoff Diehl and others relative to income tax return options. Revenue.
H.2488 HD2293 By Mr. Dooley of Norfolk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2488) of Shawn Dooley and others relative to information included with municipal tax bills. Revenue.
H.2489 HD2349 By Mr. Dooley of Norfolk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2489) of Shawn Dooley and others relative to the estate tax code. Revenue.
H.2490 HD1607 By Mr. Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2490) of James J. Dwyer and others for legislation to direct the Commissioner of Revenue to annually designate a sales tax holiday. Revenue.
H.2507 HD1964 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2507) of Paul K. Frost and Kevin J. Kuros for legislation to provide for a tax deduction for certain home heating costs. Revenue.
H.2508 HD1966 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2508) of Paul K. Frost, Kevin J. Kuros and Marjorie C. Decker for legislation to provide a certain income tax exemption for elderly persons. Revenue.
H.2510 HD1984 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2510) of Paul K. Frost, Kevin J. Kuros and Marjorie C. Decker relative to home health care and hospice tax deductions. Revenue.
H.2517 HD668 By Ms. Garlick of Needham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2517) of Denise C. Garlick and others relative to the sales tax on mobile telecommunications devices purchased with a service contract. Revenue.
H.2542 HD1006 By Representative Howitt of Seekonk and Senator Rodrigues, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2542) of Steven S. Howitt, Michael J. Rodrigues and others relative to Title V income tax credit reform of financial aid for homeowners who have incurred costs for the repair or replacement of failed septic systems. Revenue.
H.2544 HD2514 By Mr. Howitt of Seekonk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2544) of Steven S. Howitt and others for legislation to establish a senior citizen volunteer property tax reduction. Revenue.
H.2550 HD2369 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2550) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to providing for sales tax holidays, so-called, on the dates August 15 and August 16, 2015. Revenue.
H.2551 HD2370 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2551) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to providing for sales tax holidays, so-called, on the dates August 13 and August 14, 2016. Revenue.
H.2552 HD2376 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2552) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to require a two-thirds vote of the Senate and the House of Representatives prior to making appropriations from the Stabilization Fund. Revenue.
H.2554 HD2378 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2554) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to limitations on expenditures and revenues. Revenue.
H.2555 HD2381 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2555) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to exempting municipalities from the gas tax. Revenue.
H.2556 HD2402 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2556) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to establish an annual sales tax holiday. Revenue.
H.2557 HD2406 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2557) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the reduction of certain sales and use taxes. Revenue.
H.2558 HD2407 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2558) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to calculations of interest for refunds issued by the Department of Revenue. Revenue.
H.2559 HD2409 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2559) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the establishment of a tax amnesty program. Revenue.
H.2560 HD2412 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2560) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the calculation of the inventory tax on certain corporations. Revenue.
H.2561 HD2576 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2561) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to require a waiting period for the implementation of new taxes. Revenue.
H.2562 HD2579 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2562) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to a corporate minimum tax exemption. Revenue.
H.2563 HD2585 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2563) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the earned income tax credit. Revenue.
H.2564 HD2953 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2564) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to establish a sales tax holiday for certain "Energy Star" products, so-called. Revenue.
H.2566 HD523 By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2566) of Louis L. Kafka and others relative to updating non-taxable medical supplies. Revenue.
H.2596 HD431 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2596) of Marc T. Lombardo and others relative to establishing a meals tax holiday. Revenue.
H.2597 HD786 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2597) of Marc T. Lombardo and others for legislation to lower the sales tax to five per cent. Revenue.
H.2598 HD795 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2598) of Marc T. Lombardo and others relative to reducing the income tax to 5 per cent. Revenue.
H.2600 HD841 By Mr. Lombardo of Billerica, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2600) of Marc T. Lombardo and others for legislation to exempt municipalities from the gas tax. Revenue.
H.2612 HD2187 By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2612) of Joseph D. McKenna and others for legislation to repeal the estate tax. Revenue.
H.2629 HD2361 By Mr. Muratore of Plymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2629) of Mathew Muratore and others for legislation to include home heating costs in the calculation of tax credits for senior citizens. Revenue.
H.2642 HD2967 By Representative O'Connell of Taunton and Senator Fattman, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2642) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others for legislation to exempt certain inventory from taxation. Revenue.
H.2695 HD1384 By Mr. Walsh of Framingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2695) of Chris Walsh and others for legislation relative to the calculation of motor vehicle excise taxes. Revenue.
H.2701 HD2538 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2701) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and others relative to the taxation of inventory. Revenue.
H.2705 HD1527 By Mr. Cantwell of Marshfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2705) of James M. Cantwell and others for legislation to require that certain legislation enacted by the General Court and approved by the Governor contain fiscal notes or local mandate statements. Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently.
H.2706 HD2577 By Ms. DiZoglio of Methuen, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2706) of Diana DiZoglio and others providing for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to studying the legislative process. Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently.
H.2722 HD2635 By Mr. Collins of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2722) of Nick Collins and others to establish a commission relative to the suitable placement of a memorial to Raymond L. Flynn. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2727 HD233 By Mr. Cutler of Duxbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2727) of Josh S. Cutler and others relative to filing fees for limited liability companies. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2733 HD3122 By Ms. Ehrlich of Marblehead, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2733) of Lori A. Ehrlich and others providing for an investigation and study relative to the feasibility of improving state agency information sharing capabilities to facilitate new business registration. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2749 HD160 By Mr. Heroux of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2749) of Paul R. Heroux and others relative to the procurement of products or services by state agencies or authorities. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2753 HD2243 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2753) of Bradford R. Hill and others for legislation to make the General Court subject to the open meeting law. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2755 HD2265 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2755) of Bradford R. Hill and others for legislation to impose a fine for public officials in noncompliance with allowing access to public records. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2761 HD2683 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2761) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to provide regulatory reform to promote job growth. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2762 HD2688 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2762) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to prohibits the use of “union-only” requirements in public construction. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2763 HD2689 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2763) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to require authorities mandating a project labor agreement to report to the House and Senate committees on Ways and Means. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2764 HD2690 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2764) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to political contributions by investment advisors doing business with public entities. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2765 HD2692 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2765) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to repeal the law restricting the privatization of certain governmental functions. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2766 HD2694 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2766) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to direct the State Auditor to conduct annual audits of credit cards issued on behalf of state agencies. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2767 HD2720 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2767) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to require each executive agency to post relevant Code of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR) on said agency's website. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2785 HD2194 By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2785) of Joseph D. McKenna and others for legislation to eliminate privatization contracts. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2847 HD829 By Ms. Balser of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2847) of Ruth B. Balser and others relative to community access television. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2887 HD2960 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2887) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the cost of electricity for ratepayers. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2922 HD1994 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2922) of Paul K. Frost and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) to study the Olympic Games in the Commonwealth. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development.
H.2991 HD877 By Mr. Fernandes of Milford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2991) of John V. Fernandes and others that the Registrar of Motor Vehicles be authorized issue a distinctive registration plate indicating support for the Boy Scouts of America on the occasion of their centennial anniversary. Transportation.
H.2995 HD1982 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2995) of Paul K. Frost and Kevin J. Kuros relative to tolls on the Massachusetts Turnpike. Transportation.
H.3045 HD502 By Mr. McKenna of Webster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3045) of Joseph D. McKenna and others for legislation to establish an emergency responder yellow dot program. Transportation.
H.3077 HD1950 By Mr. Roy of Franklin, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3077) of Jeffrey N. Roy and others relative to the requirements for distinctive registration plates. Transportation.
H.3087 HD263 By Mr. Smola of Warren, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3087) of Todd M. Smola and others that the Registrar of Motor Vehicles be authorized to issue firefighter motorcycle license plates. Transportation.
H.3129 HD2567 By Mr. Berthiaume, Jr. of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3129) of Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr. and others relative to veterans preference for public housing. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.3135 HD935 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3135) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others for legislation to require funeral directors to make available to potential clients information regarding funeral and burial benefits for veterans. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.3178 HD710 By Mr. Kaufman of Lexington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3178) of Jay R. Kaufman and others for legislation to establish a legislative budget office. Ways and Means.
H.3180 HD2926 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3180) of Shaunna L. O'Connell and others for legislation to require the House and Senate committees on Ways and Means to conduct public hearings on proposed legislation to establish, increase or expand taxes or fees. Ways and Means.
H.3210 HD3193 By Representative O'Connell of Taunton and Senator Fattman, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3210) of Shaunna L. O'Connell, Ryan C. Fattman and others for legislation to authorize the Office of the State Auditor to conduct annual audits of the Department of Transitional Assistance. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.3211 HD3199 By Representative O'Connell of Taunton and Senator Fattman, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3211) of Shaunna L. O'Connell, Ryan C. Fattman and others for legislation to prohibit the Department of Transitional Assistance from issuing certain work requirement waivers under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.3225 HD1493 By Mr. Fernandes of Milford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3225) of John V. Fernandes and others for legislation to provide additional funding for school districts experiencing increases in English language learners. Education.
H.3230 HD2338 By Mr. Dooley of Norfolk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3230) of Shawn Dooley and others relative to campaign contributions of foreign persons, corporations or entities. Election Laws.
H.3236 HD2846 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3236) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others for legislation to permit hunting on Sundays. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.3242 HD369 By Representatives Story of Amherst and Smola of Warren, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3242) of Ellen Story, Todd M. Smola and others relative to the labeling of genetically engineered food. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.3252 HD1892 By Ms. Fiola of Fall River, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3252) of Carole A. Fiola and others relative to criminal record checks for referees. The Judiciary.
H.3270 HD2735 By Mr. Boldyga of Southwick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3270) of Nicholas A. Boldyga and others for legislation to authorize terminally ill patients to consent to treatment by investigational drugs, biological products or devices. Public Health.
H.3278 HD2554 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3278) of Peter J. Durant and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of post-traumatic stress disorder in law enforcement officers. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.3283 HD2747 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3283) of Paul McMurtry and others relative to stipends for interns of the General Court. Public Service.
H.3284 HD3185 By Mrs. O'Connell of Taunton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3284) of Shaunna L. O'Connell, David F. DeCoste and Kevin J. Kuros relative to providing smoking cessation programs for certain police officers and fire fighters. Public Service.
H.3290 HD2556 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3290) of Peter J. Durant and others for legislation to establish a tax credit for the construction and operation of natural gas refueling stations. Revenue.
H.3295 HD2894 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3295) of Paul McMurtry and others for legislation to establish a college tuition tax deduction. Revenue.
H.3313 HD3124 By Representative O'Connell of Taunton and Senator Lovely, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3313) of Shaunna L. O'Connell, Joan B. Lovely and others relative to motorcycle parking. Transportation.
H.3318 HD2552 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by resolution, House, No. 3318) of Peter J. Durant and others for the adoption of resolutions calling upon the Congress of the United States to convene a Constitutional Convention. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.3391 HD1684 By Representatives Donahue of Worcester and Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3391) of Daniel M. Donahue, Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to unfunded mandates on public schools. Education.
H.3392 HD2921 By Ms. DuBois of Brockton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3392) of Michelle M. DuBois and others for legislation to establish an unfunded student reserve fund to be expended, without further appropriation, by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Education.
H.3464 HD2663 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3464) of Thomas M. Stanley and others for legislation to expand the use of benefits granted with the issuance of special permits by a municipality to areas throughout said municipality. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.3500 HD2395 By Mr. Cullinane of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3500) of Daniel Cullinane and others relative to unpaid property taxes on property deemed unfit for human habitation by a local inspector. Revenue.
H.3623 HD3721 By Representative Straus of Mattapoisett and Senator deMacedo, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of William M. Straus, Viriato Manuel deMacedo and others relative to capturing and trapping furbearing mammals. House Rules.
H.649
By Request
HD649 By Mr. Donahue of Worcester (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 649) of Craig Olson and others relative to procedures and regulations of transporting domestic animals. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.

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  • Penn State University
  • West Mifflin North High School
  • MA House of Representatives (2010-Present)
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