Kimberly N. Ferguson Representative

R Holden
Kimberly N. Ferguson

Addresses

State House
Room 473B
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2263
Fax: 617-626-0182
Email: Kimberly.Ferguson@mahouse.gov
Bill Docket Bill Title
H.70 HD1595 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 70) of Jennifer E. Benson and others relative to spouses under the definition of family members serving as paid caregivers. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.71 HD1596 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 71) of Jennifer E. Benson and others relative to providing for the public disclosure of quality indicators for the developmentally disabled. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.78 HD1834 By Mr. Cusack of Braintree, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 78) of Mark J. Cusack and others for legislation to support the transition to adult services for persons with disabilities. 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.
H.116 HD1266 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 116) of Elizabeth A. Poirier, Kimberly N. Ferguson and Alan Silvia relative to continuously monitoring the entrances, exits, and common areas of all facilities operated under the authority of the Department of Mental Health and the Department of Developmental Services. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
H.117 HD1286 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 117) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and Kimberly N. Ferguson relative to the licensure and regulation of au pair and nanny agencies by the Office of Child Care Services. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.149 SD742 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 149) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Jennifer E. Benson, Kimberly N. Ferguson and Brian M. Ashe for legislation to update reciprocity for licensing optometrists. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.152 HD1600 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 152) of Jennifer E. Benson and others for legislation to expand the sale of products by farmer breweries. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.201 HD2270 By Representative Hill of Ipswich and Senator Tarr, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 201) of Bradford R. Hill, Bruce E. Tarr and others for legislation to require physicians and physicians assistants to certify being trained in eating disorders when applying to renew their licenses. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.236 HD2907 By Mr. Mirra of West Newbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 236) of Leonard Mirra and others that the Division of Professional Licensure amend the Uniform State Plumbing Code and associated regulations to include a category of agricultural buildings and operations. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
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.
H.253 HD1292 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 253) of Elizabeth A. Poirier, Kimberly N. Ferguson and Chris Walsh relative to the sale of children’s jewelry. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.289 SD941 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 289) of Anne M. Gobi and Jonathan D. Zlotnik for legislation to provide bonus aid to newly formed regional school districts. Education.
S.290 SD945 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 290) of Anne M. Gobi, Daniel A. Wolf, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Jennifer E. Benson relative to the powers and duties of regional school districts. Education.
H.292 HD2572 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 292) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to change the definition of a Gateway City. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
H.293 HD2573 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 293) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to create a task force to study the impact and benefits of the additional funding for gateway cities. 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.307 HD449 By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 307) of F. Jay Barrows and others for legislation to direct the Department of Education to include a course in civics as a high school graduation requirement. Education.
H.308 HD1602 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 308) of Jennifer E. Benson and others for legislation to make and investigation and study to determine whether there are sufficient and appropriate services for low incidence students with disabilities. Education.
H.309 HD1617 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 309) of Jennifer E. Benson and others relative to establishing a grant program to promote cost-effective, high quality in-district programs for students with disabilities. Education.
H.310 HD1664 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 310) of Jennifer E. Benson and others relative to dispute resolution processes within the Bureau of Special Education Appeals. Education.
H.349 HD2636 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 349) of Peter J. Durant and others establishing a personal financial literacy curriculum in schools. Education.
H.392 HD71 By Mrs. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 392) of Patricia A. Haddad and others relative to special education funding. Education.
H.393 HD72 By Mrs. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 393) of Patricia A. Haddad and others relative to improving procurement procedures to assure opportunities for students with disabilities. Education.
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.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.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.
S.411 SD995 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 411) of Anne M. Gobi, Paul A. Schmid, III, Bruce E. Tarr, Ann-Margaret Ferrante and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish the Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture Program. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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.
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.413 SD1042 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 413) of Anne M. Gobi, Marc R. Pacheco, James B. Eldridge, Michael O. Moore and other members of the General Court for legislation to enhance the management of problem wildlife. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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.
S.415 SD1074 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 415) of Anne M. Gobi and Marc R. Pacheco relative to bow and arrow hunting season. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.416 SD1077 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 416) of Anne M. Gobi, Marc R. Pacheco, Gailanne M. Cariddi, Carolyn C. Dykema and others for legislation to establish a snowmobile educational safety program. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.418 SD1079 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 418) of Anne M. Gobi, James Arciero, Stephen L. DiNatale, Kimberly N. Ferguson and other members of the General Court for legislation 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.
S.419 SD1081 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 419) of Anne M. Gobi, James B. Eldridge, Ellen Story, Stephen Kulik and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the distribution of raw milk. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.421 SD1091 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 421) of Anne M. Gobi and Kimberly N. Ferguson for legislation to further regulate the capturing of furbearing animals. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.424 SD1099 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 424) of Anne M. Gobi for legislation relative to hunting with a bow and arrow. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.445 HD2226 By Messrs. Muradian of Grafton and Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 445) of David K. Muradian, Jr., Bradford R. Hill and others relative to special education funding. Education.
S.446 SD447 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 446) of Michael O. Moore, Timothy R. Madden, Brian R. Mannal, Lori A. Ehrlich and other members of the General Court for legislation to enhance the enforcement of illegal hunting practices. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.447 SD449 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 447) of Michael O. Moore, Mary S. Keefe, Chris Walsh, Timothy R. Madden and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to hunting with Unmanned Aerial Systems. 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.462 HD3114 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 462) of Alice Hanlon Peisch and others for legislation to develop a high quality pre-kindergarten education grant program. Education.
S.485 SD1790 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 485) of Harriette L. Chandler, Kimberly N. Ferguson, Angelo L. D'Emilia, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to cognitive rehabilitation. Financial Services.
H.515 HD1588 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 515) of Jennifer E. Benson and others for legislation to increase the personal care allowance of residents of long-term care facilities. Elder Affairs.
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.566 HD2607 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 566) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to campaign financing and reporting. 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.572 HD2712 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 572) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to eliminate limited public financing of campaigns for state-wide elective office. Election Laws.
S.585 SD408 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 585) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Stephen L. DiNatale, Angelo M. Scaccia, Jennifer E. Benson and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide equitable access to behavorial health for MassHealth consumers. Health Care Financing.
H.654 HD2300 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 654) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others that the Department of Environmental Protection conduct a feasibility study for the implementation of watershed based planning. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.655 HD2336 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 655) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to the use and protection of pollinators. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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.657 HD2568 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 657) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others for legislation to establish a sustainable water resource fund to mitigate water shortages. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.693 HD2957 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 693) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of producer responsibility laws related to the manufacture and post-consumer management of certain products. 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.711 HD2034 By Mr. Kulik of Worthington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 711) of Stephen Kulik and others for legislation to establish a state meat inspection program and enhance the meat and poultry slaughter and processing infrastructure in the Commonwealth. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.712 HD2053 By Mr. Kulik of Worthington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 712) of Stephen Kulik and others for legislation to promote farm viability. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.727 HD2214 By Mr. Muradian of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 727) of David K. Muradian, Jr. and others for legislation to establish an Underground Storage Tank Petroleum Product Cleanup Fund. 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.736 HD1277 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 736) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to mosquito control and aerial spraying. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
H.758 HD587 By Mr. Smola of Warren, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 758) of Todd M. Smola and others relative to noise and air pollution. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.819 SD411 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 819) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Jennifer E. Benson, Michael O. Moore, Kimberly N. Ferguson and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to dangerousness hearings. The Judiciary.
S.820 SD412 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 820) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Jennifer E. Benson, Michael O. Moore, Kimberly N. Ferguson and others for legislation to prevent intimidation in all courts of the Commonwealth. The Judiciary.
S.834 SD1061 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 834) of Anne M. Gobi, Sal N. DiDomenico, James E. Timilty, Jason M. Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to Child-Centered Family Law. The Judiciary.
S.836 SD1432 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 836) of Anne M. Gobi, Barbara L'Italien, Carolyn C. Dykema, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a Bill of Rights for victims of sexual assault and related purposes. The Judiciary.
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.
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.
S.1031 SD1839 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1031) of Jennifer L. Flanagan and Kimberly N. Ferguson for legislation relative to improved medication adherence. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
H.1050 HD2384 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1050) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the expansion of the valedictorian tuition waiver program in the public system of higher education. Higher Education.
S.1082 SD1070 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1082) of Anne M. Gobi, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Jennifer E. Benson for legislation relative to regional stabilization funds. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1095 HD2062 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1095) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others for legislation to grant preference to veterans in all state-aided housing projects in the Commonwealth. 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.1114 HD2630 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1114) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others that cities and towns be authorized to increase the density of property zoned for residential usage to provide additional affordable housing units. 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.1118 HD2667 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1118) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to further regulate certain restrictions on housing development or building permits under zoning ordinances in cities and towns. Housing.
H.1119 HD2696 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1119) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to prohibit access for convicted level 2 or level 3 sex offenses to certain public housing subsidized by the Commonwealth. Housing.
H.1120 HD2839 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1120) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to provide for an investigation and study (including members of the General Court) on low and moderate income housing qualifications and recertification. Housing.
S.1149 SD680 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1149) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Claire D. Cronin, Kimberly N. Ferguson, Marjorie C. Decker and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the closing of hospital essential services. Public Health.
S.1154 SD1098 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1154) of Anne M. Gobi, Jason M. Lewis, Bruce E. Tarr, Kimberly N. Ferguson and others relative to the use of interactive audio, video or other electronic media for the purpose of medical diagnosis, consultation or treatment. Public Health.
S.1155 SD1100 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1155) of Anne M. Gobi, Gailanne M. Cariddi, Benjamin B. Downing, Michael O. Moore and other members of the General Court for legislation to regulate central service technicians. Public Health.
S.1196 SD462 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1196) of Michael O. Moore, Timothy R. Whelan, Chris Walsh, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the Massachusetts Alzheimers Project. Public Health.
H.1246 HD1995 By Ms. Cronin of Easton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1246) of Claire D. Cronin and others relative to rates of compensation payable to counsel. The Judiciary.
S.1261 SD753 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1261) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Mark J. Cusack, Jennifer E. Benson, Michael O. Moore and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to police pursuits in the Commonwealth. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.1273 HD1323 By Ms. Ehrlich of Marblehead, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1273) of Lori A. Ehrlich and others relative to confining animals in a motor vehicle. 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.1314 HD669 By Ms. Garlick of Needham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1314) of Denise C. Garlick and others relative to child victim confidentiality. The Judiciary.
S.1334 SD951 By Mr. deMacedo, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1334) of Viriato M. deMacedo, Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Ryan C. Fattman, Michael J. Rodrigues and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to assessments made by the state board of retirement to certain regional school districts. Public Service.
H.1355 HD707 By Mrs. Harrington of Groton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1355) of Sheila C. Harrington, Kimberly N. Ferguson and Keiko M. Orrall for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of the feasibility of organizing the Trial Court by combining efforts, resources and functions of the various court departments. The Judiciary.
H.1375 HD2229 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1375) of Bradford R. Hill and others relative to holding habitual, violent offenders responsible for simultaneous crimes. The Judiciary.
H.1376 HD2230 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1376) of Bradford R. Hill and others relative to certain habitual offenders. The Judiciary.
H.1378 HD2240 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1378) of Bradford R. Hill and others relative to notices to notaries public and justices of the peace prior to the expiration of their commissions. 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.1394 HD2413 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1394) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the indemnification of certain persons from civil proceedings for injuries or deaths of persons unlawfully entering their dwelling. 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.1397 HD2417 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1397) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the liability of persons transporting operators of motor vehicles arrested for drunk driving. The Judiciary.
H.1398 HD2418 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1398) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the deliberate spread of contagious diseases. 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.1404 HD2431 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1404) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to protecting children from domestic violence. 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.1411 HD3013 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1411) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to prohibiting level 3 sex offenders from residing together. The Judiciary.
H.1412 HD3031 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1412) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to parole supervision for life. The Judiciary.
H.1413 HD3045 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1413) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to mandatory post-release supervision. 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.
H.1515 HD124 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1515) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr. and others relative to the compensation of chief probation officers of the Trial Court. The Judiciary.
H.1526 HD1360 By Representatives Orrall of Lakeville and Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1526) of Keiko M. Orrall, Timothy R. Whelan and others relative to penalties for the crime of impersonating police officers and other officials. 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.1540 HD1260 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1540) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others for legislation to provide visitation rights for great grandparents. The Judiciary.
H.1545 HD1274 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1545) of Elizabeth A. Poirier, Kimberly N. Ferguson and Susan Williams Gifford that jury duty be made optional for legally blind persons. The Judiciary.
S.1654 SD1094 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1654) of Anne M. Gobi, James M. Cantwell, Karen E. Spilka, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to Huntington's Disease. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
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.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.1780 HD2530 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1780) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik, Stephen L. DiNatale and Kimberly N. Ferguson relative to the payment of wages. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1782 HD2533 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1782) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik, Stephen L. DiNatale and Kimberly N. Ferguson relative to employee reference liability. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1783 HD2534 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1783) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik, Kimberly N. Ferguson and Stephen L. DiNatale relative to employment discrimination. Labor and Workforce Development.
H.1809 HD1425 By Ms. Malia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1809) of Elizabeth A. Malia and others for legislation to direct the Division of Medical Assistance to provide coverage for the treatment of opioid dependence. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
H.1826 HD2126 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1826) of Garrett J. Bradley and others relative to protecting puppies and kittens. Municipalities and Regional Government.
S.1827 SD970 By Ms. Gobi, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1827) of Anne M. Gobi for legislation to require drivers employed by companies transporting students to submit to alcohol and drug testing. Transportation.
H.1847 HD2864 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1847) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to cities or towns establishing qualified consultants. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1879 HD2536 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1879) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and others for legislation to authorize municipalities to invest in credit unions. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1887 HD2893 By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1887) of F. Jay Barrows, Elizabeth A. Poirier and Kimberly N. Ferguson relative to hospitals providing cardiac catheterization services. Public Health.
H.1888 HD1677 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1888) of Jennifer E. Benson and others for legislation to establish a Diabetes state action plan. Public Health.
H.1932 HD2115 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1932) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to the training of persons supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Public Health.
H.1933 HD2239 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1933) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to safe disposal of syringes, injection devices and other medical sharps. Public Health.
H.1950 HD2022 By Messrs. Frost of Auburn and Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1950) of Paul K. Frost, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Kimberly N. Ferguson for legislation to prohibit local boards of health from banning the sale of consumer products sold legally in the Commonwealth. Public Health.
H.1958 HD678 By Ms. Garlick of Needham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1958) of Denise C. Garlick and others relative to the maximum number of patients assigned to a registered nurses or hospital care attendants. 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.1982 HD2580 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1982) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to death certificates. 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.2089 HD818 By Representative Balser of Newton and Senator Donnelly, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2089) of Ruth B. Balser. Kenneth J. Donnelly and others for legislation to authorize municipalities to require automatic sprinkler protection systems in certain housing. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2125 HD2560 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2125) of Peter J. Durant and others for legislation to require reports of state fire code violations be forwarded to the local marshal or head of the local fire department. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2142 HD2428 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2142) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the establishment of a task force (including members of the General Court) to study use of the Internet by sex offenders. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2166 HD2195 By Mrs. Orrall of Lakeville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2166) of Keiko M. Orrall and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) to review security and safety procedures in the State House and courthouses. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
H.2168 HD1265 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2168) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to elevator inspection fee waivers for non-profit organizations. 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.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.2344 HD2714 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2344) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to the implications of cashing out of the public disability retirement system. Public Service.
H.2376 HD2216 By Mr. Muradian of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2376) of David K. Muradian, Jr. and others relative to providing for credible service for retirement purposes for VISTA volunteers. Public Service.
H.2377 HD2221 By Mr. Muradian of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2377) of David K. Muradian, Jr., Kimberly N. Ferguson and F. Jay Barrows for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) to study the public employees’ retiree benefits system. 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.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.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.2493 HD2326 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2493) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to taxation abatements. Revenue.
H.2533 HD2238 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2533) of Bradford R. Hill and others for legislation to exempt certain persons who are part of the curatorship program within state parks from paying real estate property taxes. 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.2553 HD2377 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2553) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the taxation of trucks, tractors, trailers, and railcars that transport people or goods in interstate commerce. 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.2625 HD2218 By Mr. Muradian of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2625) of David K. Muradian, Jr. and others for legislation to provide for an income tax deduction for purchases of a gun safes. Revenue.
H.2626 HD2222 By Mr. Muradian of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2626) of David K. Muradian, Jr. and others relative to sales tax exemptions for gun safes and trigger locks. 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.2658 HD1264 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2658) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to the disabled veterans exemption from the motor vehicle excise tax. Revenue.
H.2659 HD1268 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2659) of Elizabeth A. Poirier, Kimberly N. Ferguson and Walter F. Timilty relative to excise tax exemptions. Revenue.
H.2660 HD1269 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2660) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others for legislation to exempt farmers’ markets from certain property taxes. Revenue.
H.2663 HD1282 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2663) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to sales and excise tax exemptions for disabled veterans. Revenue.
H.2664 HD1284 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2664) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to the corporate excise tax. 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.2754 HD2254 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2754) of Bradford R. Hill and others relative to accessible electronic information technology for persons with disabilities. 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.2782 HD63 By Mr. Madden of Nantucket, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2782) of Timothy R. Madden and others for legislation to designate the month of October as Farm to School Month in the Commonwealth and to strategize opportunities to spread farm-to-school programs statewide. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2795 HD2205 By Mr. Muradian of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2795) of David K. Muradian, Jr. and others for the issuance by the Governor of an annual proclamation setting apart the month of March as multiple system atrophy awareness month. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2864 HD741 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2864) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others for legislation to authorize the North Central Chamber of Commerce to establish a pilot program for net metering of electricity for manufacturers. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2866 HD748 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2866) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others for legislation to regulate the establishment of municipal lighting plants. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2884 HD2276 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2884) of Bradford R. Hill and others that the the Department of Energy Resources establish and administer a grant program providing rebates for purchases of qualifying plug-in electric vehicles. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2885 HD735 By Ms. Hogan of Stow, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2885) of Kate Hogan and others for legislation to authorize the Department of Telecommunications and Cable and the Department of Public Utilities to regulate the use of double utility poles. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2886 HD2958 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2886) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for legislation to establish a voluntary accelerated energy efficiency rebate pilot program within the Department of Public Utilities. 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.2892 HD1432 By Mr. Kulik of Worthington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2892) of Stephen Kulik and others relative to double utility poles. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2904 HD1813 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2904) of Alice Hanlon Peisch and others relative to energy efficiency funds generated by municipal light plants. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2919 HD1780 By Mr. Vieira of Falmouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2919) of David T. Vieira and others relative to establishing energy relief funds to provide relief for detrimental health effects and property losses caused by wind energy generation. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
H.2977 HD2561 By Mr. Durant of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2977) of Peter J. Durant and others for legislation to authorize the operation of autonomous vehicles without active control or monitoring by a human operator. Transportation.
H.3020 HD2718 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3020) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to changing the fee structure of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority to “pay per stop”, so-called. Transportation.
H.3030 HD2036 By Mr. Kulik of Worthington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3030) of Stephen Kulik and others for legislation to exempt certain vehicles used exclusively for agricultural purposes from registration requirements. Transportation.
H.3050 HD2219 By Mr. Muradian of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3050) of David K. Muradian, Jr. and others relative to private sale requirements for used vehicles and requiring that the Registry of Motor Vehicles create and maintain an approved bill of sale form for use by private sellers. Transportation.
H.3063 HD580 By Mr. Pignatelli of Lenox, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3063) of William Smitty Pignatelli and others for legislation to establish a commuter pass program for users of the Massachusetts Turnpike. Transportation.
H.3065 HD1261 By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3065) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others that rental car companies provide renters with the ability to return a vehicle anytime on a Saturday or Sunday to any rental company branch office. Transportation.
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.3137 HD2210 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3137) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to tuition and fee waivers for armed forces reserves. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.3139 HD2237 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3139) of Bradford R. Hill and others that the Department of Housing and Community Development allow preference to veterans from other community over a local residents. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
H.3140 HD2250 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3140) of Bradford R. Hill and others for legislation to allow veterans living in housing authorities to deduct the cost of traveling for medical purposes from the income total assessed by said authority. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
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.3253 HD2301 By Mr. Kuros of Uxbridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3253) of Kevin J. Kuros and others relative to the liability of historical preservation organization employees. 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.3388 HD3153 By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3388) of F. Jay Barrows and others relative to civics education. Education.
H.3403 HD3255 By Mr. Timilty of Milton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3403) of Walter F. Timilty and others relative to strengthening background checks of persons licensed by the Department of Early Education and Care. Education.
H.3484 HD3229 By Mr. Timilty of Milton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3484) of Walter F. Timilty and others for legislation to establish technical rescue regions in the Commonwealth to coordinate certain rescue services. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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.3746 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.

Kimberly Ferguson was first elected State Representative for the 1st Worcester District in November, 2010. The 1st Worcester District is comprised of Holden, Paxton, Princeton, Rutland, Sterling Pct 1), and Westminster Pct 2). Kimberly has recently been appointed to the Joint Committee on Education (ranking member), Joint Committee for Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities (ranking member), and Joint Committee on Elder Affairs. She also recently served on the Brain Injury Commission, and currently serves on the Commission on Post Partum Depression and the Families and Children Requiring Assistance Advisory Board. She is an Advisory Board member of the Devereux School and also a State Director for Women in Government. Prior to being elected state representative, Kimberly served on the Wachusett Regional School District Committee for three years and then the Town of Holden Board of Selectmen for eight years.

Kimberly holds a Master of Science degree in Speech/Language Pathology and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Education Leadership and Management. Until recently, she had been working as a private practice speech/language pathologist and consultant; she has also been an adjunct faculty member of the Graduate Department at Framingham State College. She and her husband have two sons and reside in Holden. She is an active volunteer in her son’s school and supports several; civic organizations and charities.

Personal Information

Profession: Speech/Language Pathologist

Education & Public Service

  • Currently in third term - Holden Board of Selectmen
  • 1 term Wachusett Regional School District Committee
First Worcester, Consisting of Holden; Paxton, Princeton; Rutland; Sterling: Precinct 1; Westminster: Precinct 2.