Sheila C. Harrington Representative

R Groton
Sheila C. Harrington

Addresses

State House
Room 237
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2305
Fax: 617-626-0199
Email: Sheila.Harrington@mahouse.gov
Bill Docket Bill Title
HD188 Relative to the false representation of military status
HD309 To provide an income tax credit for the purchase of hearing aids
HD331 Relative to providing hearing aid coverage for persons with profound hearing loss
HD361 Relative to property tax exemptions for veterans
HD374 For legislation provide health benefit plan coverage for hearing aids
HD469 Relative to Lyme disease treatment health insurance coverage
HD556 Relative to joint and last survivor allowances paid under the contributory retirement system
HD741 For legislation to authorize the North Central Chamber of Commerce to establish a pilot program for net metering of electricity for manufacturers
HD742 For legislation to promote storm resistant utility infrastructure upgrades
HD743 Relative to the penalties for the use or manufacture of hidden compartments for the purpose of transporting or distributing controlled substances
HD745 Relative to vehicle insurance surcharges
HD748 For legislation to regulate the establishment of municipal lighting plants
HD749 For legislation to designate the Spring Peeper as the official amphibian of the Commonwealth
HD750 Relative to workers' compensation to persons with permanent and total injuries
HD821 Relative to telephone services in municipalities
HD827 Relative to firearm licensing requirements
HD858 Relative to clarifying property tax exemptions for solar and wind systems
HD872 Relative to certain fee exemptions under the toxics use reduction act
HD935 For legislation to require funeral directors to make available to potential clients information regarding funeral and burial benefits for veterans
HD972 That the Department of Public Health implement a food labeling program for commercially caught, landed and sold saltwater fish
SD985 For legislation relative to Lyme Disease treatment coverage
HD998 Relative to regional stabilization funds
HD1007 Relative to great-grandparent visitation rights of certain minor children
HD1013 For legislation to provide bonus aid to newly formed regional school districts
HD1017 Relative to the powers and duties of regional school districts
SD1031 For legislation to ensure access to medications.
HD1049 Relative to credible service for school nurses
SD1061 For legislation relative to Child-Centered Family Law.
HD1261 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
HD1471 Relative to providing a public education system of sufficient quality
HD1479 Relative to student online information protection policies
HD1532 For legislation to prohibit the charging of fees by the Registry of Motor Vehicles for the answering of certain common questions
HD1533 Relative to the earned income credit for working families
HD1911 Relative to the tax on gross gaming revenues, the waiting period for certain former public officials to be employed by gaming licensees and prohibiting financial assistance from state funds for gaming licensees
HD2229 Relative to holding habitual, violent offenders responsible for simultaneous crimes
HD2230 Relative to certain habitual offenders
HD2237 That the Department of Housing and Community Development allow preference to veterans from other community over a local residents
HD2238 For legislation to exempt certain persons who are part of the curatorship program within state parks from paying real estate property taxes
HD2240 Relative to notices to notaries public and justices of the peace prior to the expiration of their commissions
HD2243 For legislation to make the General Court subject to the open meeting law
HD2250 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
HD2256 Relative to the foundation funding of special education
HD2261 That costs associated with special education follow students upon the change of school districts in mid year
HD2263 That current employee and retiree health care costs shall be included in the calculation of the foundation budget for school districts
HD2265 For legislation to impose a fine for public officials in noncompliance with allowing access to public records
HD2266 Relative to the property tax deferral program
HD2268 For legislation to require applicants for voter registration to show proof of identification
HD2270 For legislation to require physicians and physicians assistants to certify being trained in eating disorders when applying to renew their licenses
HD2273 Relative to total amounts distributed to cities and town for the purpose of education
HD2276 That the the Department of Energy Resources establish and administer a grant program providing rebates for purchases of qualifying plug-in electric vehicles
HD2366 Relative to charter school renewal
HD2369 Relative to providing for sales tax holidays, so-called, on the dates August 15 and August 16, 2015
HD2372 Relative to parental options of enrolling children in elective courses involving sexual education rather than opting out of mandatory courses
HD2374 Relative to non-public school student access to the MCAS exam
HD2376 For legislation to require a two-thirds vote of the Senate and the House of Representatives prior to making appropriations from the Stabilization Fund
HD2377 Relative to the taxation of trucks, tractors, trailers, and railcars that transport people or goods in interstate commerce
HD2378 Relative to limitations on expenditures and revenues
HD2381 Relative to exempting municipalities from the gas tax
HD2383 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
HD2384 Relative to the expansion of the valedictorian tuition waiver program in the public system of higher education
HD2387 For legislation to prohibit reductions of net school spending below the foundation budget amount
HD2402 For legislation to establish an annual sales tax holiday
HD2404 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)
HD2405 Relative to the curriculum frameworks for the core subjects established by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
HD2406 Relative to the reduction of certain sales and use taxes
HD2407 Relative to calculations of interest for refunds issued by the Department of Revenue
HD2408 Relative to the penalties for the crime of fetal homicide
HD2409 Relative to the establishment of a tax amnesty program
HD2411 Relative to authorizing the courts of the Commonwealth to establish a system of juvenile restitution
HD2412 Relative to the calculation of the inventory tax on certain corporations
HD2413 Relative to the indemnification of certain persons from civil proceedings for injuries or deaths of persons unlawfully entering their dwelling
HD2414 That schools be required to maintain non-patient specific epinephrine auto-injectors to be used in the event of anaphylactic emergencies
HD2415 Relative to the online enticement of children
HD2416 Relative to the crime of incest
HD2417 Relative to the liability of persons transporting operators of motor vehicles arrested for drunk driving
HD2418 Relative to the deliberate spread of contagious diseases
HD2421 For legislation to authorize the Division of Victim Compensation and Assistance to monitor profits from criminal activities of incarcerated persons
HD2424 For legislation to prohibit eminent domain takings for the purpose of economic development
HD2426 Relative to the crime of failing to notify law enforcement officials of a missing or deceased child
HD2427 That persons charged with the commission of felonies be required to submit DNA samples
HD2428 Relative to the establishment of a task force (including members of the General Court) to study use of the Internet by sex offenders
HD2431 Relative to protecting children from domestic violence
HD2439 Relative to the penalties for certain crimes against public peace
HD2443 Relative to access to state funded counsel during sex offender classification hearings
HD2449 Relative to the release of sex offender information to certain victims
HD2569 Relative to the regulation of trade by the establishment of a uniform trade secrets act
HD2570 Relative to work requirements for public assistance recipients
HD2571 Relative to a study of the economic impact of the increased minimum wage
HD2572 For legislation to change the definition of a Gateway City
HD2573 For legislation to create a task force to study the impact and benefits of the additional funding for gateway cities
HD2574 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
HD2575 Relative to unemployment insurance benefits for seasonal businesses
HD2576 For legislation to require a waiting period for the implementation of new taxes
HD2579 Relative to a corporate minimum tax exemption
HD2580 Relative to death certificates
HD2585 Relative to the earned income tax credit
HD2590 Relative to establishing a commission to study copayments
HD2600 Relative to the use of epinephrine, adrenaline or other agents by optometrists in the treatment of anaphylaxis
HD2607 Relative to campaign financing and reporting
HD2616 For legislation to repeal the law providing for the election of the President of the United States by national popular vote
HD2618 For legislation to require photo-identification for persons voting in elections
HD2620 Relative to the voting procedures of presidential electors
HD2621 Relative to the equitable assessment of banking fees imposed on accounts for personal, family or household purposes
HD2623 Relative to motor vehicle insurance surcharges
HD2625 Relative to the withholding of rents and the establishment of rent escrow accounts by tenants for code violations by landlords
HD2628 Relative to public housing restrictions
HD2630 That cities and towns be authorized to increase the density of property zoned for residential usage to provide additional affordable housing units
HD2632 For legislation to expedite the permitting process for housing
HD2633 Relative to affordable housing and the preservation of community water resources
HD2666 For legislation to require local housing authorities to deny certain convicted sex offenders access to state-subsidized public housing facilities
HD2667 For legislation to further regulate certain restrictions on housing development or building permits under zoning ordinances in cities and towns
HD2668 Relative to defining family health coverage and individual health coverage for public employees
HD2683 For legislation to provide regulatory reform to promote job growth
HD2688 For legislation to prohibits the use of “union-only” requirements in public construction
HD2689 For legislation to require authorities mandating a project labor agreement to report to the House and Senate committees on Ways and Means
HD2690 Relative to political contributions by investment advisors doing business with public entities
HD2692 For legislation to repeal the law restricting the privatization of certain governmental functions
HD2694 For legislation to direct the State Auditor to conduct annual audits of credit cards issued on behalf of state agencies
HD2696 For legislation to prohibit access for convicted level 2 or level 3 sex offenses to certain public housing subsidized by the Commonwealth
HD2711 For legislation to further regulate campaign contributions to political committees and candidates for legislative and state-wide elections
HD2712 For legislation to eliminate limited public financing of campaigns for state-wide elective office
HD2714 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
HD2718 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
HD2720 For legislation to require each executive agency to post relevant Code of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR) on said agency's website
HD2721 Relative electronic automobile insurance charges
HD2749 Relative to the issuance of tenant/host brewer licenses for the purpose of producing and packaging beer
HD2765 Relative to the installation of septic tank pipes
HD2839 For legislation to provide for an investigation and study (including members of the General Court) on low and moderate income housing qualifications and recertification
HD2854 Relative to independent contractors
HD2860 For the imposition of a moratorium on the enactment of new mandated health benefits
HD2864 Relative to cities or towns establishing qualified consultants
HD2924 That employees injured due to willful misconduct be prohibited from receiving any portion of compensation benefits
HD2925 Relative to the definition of an employee under the labor laws for certain persons performing services
HD2928 Relative to the student entrepreneurial development and economic investment fund
HD2953 For legislation to establish a sales tax holiday for certain "Energy Star" products, so-called
HD2957 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
HD2958 For legislation to establish a voluntary accelerated energy efficiency rebate pilot program within the Department of Public Utilities
HD2960 Relative to the cost of electricity for ratepayers
HD2962 Relative to excusing certain sole owners of businesses from jury service
HD2963 Relative to the approval of sewer disposal systems which have been installed for less than three years
HD3006 For legislation to prohibit certain sex offenders from loitering within 500 feet of a school bus stop
HD3013 Relative to prohibiting level 3 sex offenders from residing together
HD3031 Relative to parole supervision for life
HD3035 Relative to the training of law enforcement officers and correction officers in interactions with persons on the autism spectrum who are victims or witnesses to crimes, or suspected or convicted of crimes
HD3045 Relative to mandatory post-release supervision
HD3056 Relative to repeat offenders
HD3156 For legislation to reform pretrial processes
HD3194 For legislation to waive the fee for legal custodians to obtain the criminal record information of certain childcare providers
HD3201 Relative to child-centered family law and child custody determinations
HD3213 Relative to requiring that the health care cost growth benchmark shall be equal to the growth rate of potential gross state product

Personal Information

Profession: Attorney
Spouse: Steve
Children: 2

Education & Public Service

  • New England school of Law
  • Providence College
First Middlesex, Consisting of Ayer: Precinct 1; Ashby; Dunstable; Groton; Pepperell; Townsend.