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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Marc R. Pacheco Democrat - First Plymouth and Bristol

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President Pro Tempore
  Marc.Pacheco@masenate.gov

State House

24 Beacon St.
Room 312B
Boston, MA, 02133
Phone:
617-722-1551
Fax:
617-722-1074

District Office

8 Trescott St., Suite 1
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone:
(508) 822-3000
Fax:
(508) 880-6084
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SD.2747 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marc R. Pacheco and Patricia A. Haddad for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Lynn Frith, an employee of the Department of Mental Health. Public Service.
S.34 SD.1745 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 34) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to sewer commissioners in the town of Wareham. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.97 SD.224 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 97) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to mandated reporters. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.98 SD.516 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 98) of Marc R. Pacheco, Antonio F. D. Cabral, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Colleen M. Garry and other members of the General Court for legislation to ensure accountability in the Department of Transitional Assistance. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.116 SD.303 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 116) of Marc R. Pacheco, Mary S. Keefe and Brian A. Joyce for legislation to promote livable communities and zoning reform act. Community Development and Small Businesses.
S.117 SD.304 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 117) of Marc R. Pacheco, Mary S. Keefe and Sal N. DiDomenico for legislation to promote livable communities. Community Development and Small Businesses.
S.177 SD.167 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 177) of Marc R. Pacheco and Theodore C. Speliotis for legislation to further regulate business practices between motor vehicle dealers, manufacturers, and distributers. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.226 SD.176 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 226) of Marc R. Pacheco and Michael D. Brady for legislation to clarify and enhance privacy protections for electronic health records. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.227 SD.177 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 227) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to plant relocation and severance. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.228 SD.178 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 228) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to continuation of health insurance in the case of plant closings. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
S.325 SD.222 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 325) of Marc R. Pacheco, Bruce E. Tarr, Michael D. Brady, Jason M. Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a special commission relative to digital textbooks. Education.
S.326 SD.223 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 326) of Marc R. Pacheco, Frank I. Smizik, Denise Provost, Ann-Margaret Ferrante and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a moratorium for charter schools. Education.
S.451 SD.194 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 451) of Marc R. Pacheco, Frank I. Smizik, Stephen Kulik, Chris Walsh and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a comprehensive adaptation management plan in response to climate change. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.452 SD.226 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 452) of Marc R. Pacheco, Robert M. Koczera, Anne M. Gobi, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to information technology producer responsibility. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.453 SD.227 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 453) of Marc R. Pacheco, Timothy J. Toomey, Jr., Jason M. Lewis and Barbara L'Italien for legislation relative to safer alternatives to toxic chemicals. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.454 SD.229 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 454) of Marc R. Pacheco, Patricia A. Haddad, Peter V. Kocot, Chris Walsh and other members of the General Court lfor legislation relative to recycling. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.455 SD.231 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 455) of Marc R. Pacheco, Patricia A. Haddad and Jason M. Lewis for legislation to provide funding for clean energy and energy efficiency measures for the Commonwealth. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.456 SD.312 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 456) of Marc R. Pacheco, Frank I. Smizik, Chris Walsh, Denise Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish tracking and reporting requirements for Massachusetts transportation fuels and associated greenhouse gas emissions. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.457 SD.514 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 457) of Marc R. Pacheco, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and Mary S. Keefe for legislation relative to a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.458 SD.1529 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 458) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to 2030 and 2040 emissions benchmarks. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.538 SD.233 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 538) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to the homeowners' fire insurance policies. Financial Services.
S.627 SD.234 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 627) of Marc R. Pacheco, Patricia A. Haddad, Carolyn C. Dykema, Keiko M. Orrall and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the spinal cord injury trust fund. Health Care Financing.
S.714 SD.302 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 714) of Marc R. Pacheco and Michael D. Brady for legislation to expand the eligibility of households for inclusion in a municipality's affordable housing inventory. Housing.
S.715 SD.362 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 715) of Marc R. Pacheco and Thomas J. Calter for legislation relative to manufactured housing communities. Housing.
S.716 SD.517 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 716) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to local housing authorities. Housing.
S.995 SD.305 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 995) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation to clarify employer sanctions for improper expenditure of withholdings or deductions from wages. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.996 SD.306 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 996) of Marc R. Pacheco, Jennifer E. Benson, Marjorie C. Decker, Benjamin Swan and other members of the General Court for legislation to improve the Commonwealth's economy with a strong minimum wage. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.997 SD.308 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 997) of Marc R. Pacheco, Robert M. Koczera and Jason M. Lewis for legislation to establish the Massachusetts Service Alliance. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.998 SD.309 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 998) of Marc R. Pacheco, Robert M. Koczera, William M. Straus and Sal N. DiDomenico for legislation relative to consumers and workers. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.999 SD.310 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 999) of Marc R. Pacheco, Theodore C. Speliotis, Jason M. Lewis, Marjorie C. Decker and other members of the General Court for legislation to further define standards of employee safety. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.1051 SD.520 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1051) of Marc R. Pacheco, James J. O'Day, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Mary S. Keefe and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to creating a pilot program to transfer high acuity behavioral health and dual diagnosis patients away from overcrowded emergency departments. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.1099 SD.1746 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1099) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford for legislation relative to the Community Events Fund in the town of Wareham. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.1203 SD.164 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1203) of Marc R. Pacheco, Angelo L. D'Emilia and Tricia Farley-Bouvier for legislation relative to baseline concussion testing for student athletes. Public Health.
S.1204 SD.165 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1204) of Marc R. Pacheco, Mary S. Keefe, Sean Garballey and Dennis A. Rosa for legislation to ensure safe medication administration. Public Health.
S.1205 SD.166 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1205) of Marc R. Pacheco, John V. Fernandes, Denise Provost, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish a board of registration in naturopathy. Public Health.
S.1206 SD.235 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1206) of Marc R. Pacheco, James J. O'Day, Chris Walsh, Thomas M. McGee and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to patient safety. Public Health.
S.1207 SD.311 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1207) of Marc R. Pacheco, William M. Straus, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., David Paul Linsky and other members of the General Court for legislation to remove the restrictions on the licenses of nurse practitioners and certified registered nurse anesthetists as recommended by the Institute of Medicine and the Federal Trade Commission. Public Health.
S.1208 SD.518 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1208) of Marc R. Pacheco and Jason M. Lewis for legislation relative to food labeling. Public Health.
S.1209 SD.527 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1209) of Marc R. Pacheco and Jeffrey Sánchez for legislation relative to the definition of podiatry. Public Health.
S.1406 SD.181 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1406) of Marc R. Pacheco, Michael D. Brady and Tricia Farley-Bouvier for legislation relative to the cost of living adjustment for public retirees. Public Service.
S.1407 SD.182 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1407) of Marc R. Pacheco and Michael D. Brady for legislation relative to health care insurance for surviving spouses. Public Service.
S.1408 SD.184 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1408) of Marc R. Pacheco and Michael D. Brady for legislation relative to disability pension benefits and earnings reports. Public Service.
S.1409 SD.313 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1409) of Marc R. Pacheco and Bruce E. Tarr for legislation relative to corrections officers injured in the line of duty. Public Service.
S.1701 SD.168 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1701) of Marc R. Pacheco and Patricia A. Haddad for legislation to authorize the transfer of a certain parcel of land in the city of Taunton. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1702 SD.169 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1702) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation to protect the taxpayers of the Commonwealth. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1703 SD.170 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1703) of Marc R. Pacheco, Mary S. Keefe and Bruce E. Tarr for legislation to debar employers who violate federal immigration laws from contracting with the Commonwealth. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1704 SD.171 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1704) of Marc R. Pacheco, Tom Sannicandro, Jonathan Hecht and Bruce E. Tarr for legislation to promote solar hot water installations. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1705 SD.1539 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1705) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to life cycle costs for public construction. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.1756 HD.2433 By Representative O’Day of West Boylston and Senator Pacheco, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1756) of James J. O’Day, Marc R. Pacheco and others for legislation to further define standards of employee safety. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.1783 SD.645 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1783) of Marc R. Pacheco, Frank I. Smizik, Jason M. Lewis, Barbara L'Italien and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to bonding authority for the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1784 SD.1531 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1784) of Marc R. Pacheco, Bruce E. Tarr and Daniel A. Wolf for legislation relative to net metering. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1785 SD.1814 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1785) of Marc R. Pacheco, Frank I. Smizik, Lori A. Ehrlich, Denise Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect our environment and update our climate action plan. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1786 SD.1815 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1786) of Marc R. Pacheco, Denise Provost, Jason M. Lewis, Marjorie C. Decker and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect our environment and reduce the carbon footprint of the commonwealth. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
S.1803 SD.172 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1803) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation to make the quahog the official shellfish of the Commonwealth. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development.
S.1863 SD.173 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1863) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to the transportation of individuals seated in wheelchairs. Transportation.
S.1864 SD.174 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1864) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation to designate a certain bridge in the town of Raynham as the Cpl. Brian Oliveira Bridge. Transportation.
S.1865 SD.175 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1865) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to the safety of school children embarking and disembarking school buses. Transportation.
S.1866 SD.1534 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1866) of Marc R. Pacheco for legislation relative to a clean fuel standard. Transportation.
S.1921 SD.2061 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1921) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to group health insurance for eligible retirees in the town of Carver. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
S.1926 SD.2081 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1926) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the position of constable in the town of Carver. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.1931 SD.2093 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1931) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize the town of Wareham to grant an additional liquor license. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
S.1951 SD.2077 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1951) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marc R. Pacheco and Angelo L. D'Emilia for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Robert McMahan, an employee of the Department of Public Health. Public Service.
S.1995 SD.2192 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1995) of Marc R. Pacheco, Thomas J. Calter, Susan Williams Gifford and Keiko M. Orrall (by vote of the town) relative to the appointment of constables in the town of Middleborough. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.2049 SD.2245 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2049) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marc R. Pacheco, Michael J. Rodrigues and Keiko M. Orrall for legislation to authorize the town of Lakeville to convey certain property to the city of Taunton. [COMMITTEE].
S.2075 SD.2321 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2075) of Marc R. Pacheco and Angelo L. D'Emilia (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize the town of Raynham to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
S.2087 SD.2311 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2087)(subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marc R. Pacheco and Angelo L. D'Emilia for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Stephen Rogan, an employee of the trial court. The Judiciary.
S.2090 SD.2380 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2090) of Marc R. Pacheco, Susan Williams Gifford, Keiko M. Orrall and Thomas J. Calter (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize the town of Middleborough to exchange certain parcels of conservation land. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.2091 SD.2381 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2091) of Marc R. Pacheco, Thomas J. Calter, Susan Williams Gifford and Keiko M. Orrall (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize the town of Middleborough to grant an additional license for the sale of wines and malt beverages not to be drunk on the premises. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
S.2095 SD.2336 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2095) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marc R. Pacheco and Patricia A. Haddad for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Tina Jennings, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services. Public Service.
S.2321 SD.2513 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2321) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford for legislation relative to retirement benefits for Thomas Brian Donnelly. Public Service.
S.2402 Senate, Thursday, June 30, 2016 -- Text of amendment (8) (offered by Senator Pacheco) to the Ways and Means amendment (Senate, No. 2372) to the House Bill to promote energy diversity.
S.2459 SD.2599 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. ) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marc R. Pacheco and Keiko M. Orrall for legislation to provide for the release of a certain agricultural preservation restriction on a parcel of land in the Town of Berkley. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.2460 SD.2636 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2460) of Marc R. Pacheco and Susan Williams Gifford (by vote of the town) for legislation to create a department of municipal finance in the town of Carver under the direction of a finance director. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.2483 SD.2666 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2483) of Marc R. Pacheco (by vote of the town) for legislation relative to the charter of the town of Wareham. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.2491 Senate, May 24, 2016 – Text of amendment (844) (offered by Senator Pacheco) to the Ways and Means amendment (Senate, No. 4) to the House Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2017 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements.
H.3360 HD.3816 By Representative D'Emilia of Bridgewater and Senator Pacheco, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3360) of Angelo L. D'Emilia and Marc R. Pacheco (by vote of the town) that the town of Bridgewater be authorized to lease certain property to the Bridgewater Veterans of Foreign Wars. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3571 HD.3899 By Representative Straus of Mattapoisett and Senator Pacheco, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3571) of William M. Straus and Marc R. Pacheco (by vote of the town) that the town of Marion be authorized to grant certain easements for natural resources management and protection purposes. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3686 HD.4051 By Representative D'Emilia of Bridgewater and Senator Pacheco, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3686) of Angelo L. D'Emilia and Marc R. Pacheco (by vote of the town) relative to the maximum age requirements for special police officers in the town of Bridgewater. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
H.4607 HD.4994 By Representative D'Emilia of Bridgewater and Senator Pacheco, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Angelo L. D'Emilia for legislation to designate a certain intersection in the town of Bridgewater as the Bryan K. McSheffrey corner. Transportation.
* — indicates bill is by request.