Stephen Kulik Representative

D Worthington
Stephen Kulik


State House
Room 238
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2380
Fax: 617-722-2847
District Office
1 Sugarloaf Street
South Deerfield, MA 01373
Phone: 413-665-7200
Fax: 413-665-7101

Committee Membership

Bill Docket Bill Title
SD47 For legislation relative to spouses as caregivers.
SD123 For legislation to establish an Office of Rural Policy.
SD194 For legislation to establish a comprehensive adaptation management plan in response to climate change
SD255 For legislation relative to horse riding instructor’s licenses.
SD256 For legislation to clarify deadlines for submission of applications for land under Chapter 61a.
SD257 For legislation to clarify the allowance of land under chapter 61b
SD317 For legislation to promote the planning and development of sustainable communities
HD325 For legislation to authorize non-profit or charitable organizations to apply for waivers to the elevator inspection fees
HD343 Relative to insurance coverage for pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome
HD369 An Act establishing the genetic engineering transparency food and seed labeling act
HD414 For legislation to further regulate the performing of abortions and protecting women’s reproductive health
HD460 Relative to consent and counseling of pregnant women under sixteen years of age
HD496 For legislation to provide for the establishment of a comprehensive adaptation management plan in response to climate change
SD516 For legislation to ensure accountability in the Department of Transitional Assistance
HD531 An Act to establish estate tax valuation for farms
HD536 That cities and towns be authorized to establish agricultural commissions for the promotion and development of the agricultural resources
HD595 Relative to common summary of payments forms for health care services
HD612 Relative to the sale of tax exempt property sold by religious and charitable organizations
SD625 For legislation relative to public investment in fossil fuels.
SD628 For legislation to promote the accessibility, quality and continuity of care for consumers of behavioral health, substance use disorder and mental health services.
SD633 For legislation relative to home energy efficiency.
HD658 Relative to retirement benefits for certain employees of the Department of Correction
SD670 For legislation to sustain community preservation revenue
HD680 For an the establishment of a special commission (including members of the General Court) on local and regional public health
HD736 Relative to pregnancy, childbirth, or a related condition protection of employees and job applicants
SD765 For legislation relative to the compostion of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
SD784 An Act relative to the disclosure of toxic chemicals in children’s products
HD794 Relative to the labeling of plant seeds
HD821 Relative to telephone services in municipalities
HD846 Relative to establishing a board of registration in naturopathy and further regulating naturopathic health care
SD889 For legislation to protect the natural and historic resources of the Commonwealth
HD998 Relative to regional stabilization funds
HD1013 For legislation to provide bonus aid to newly formed regional school districts
HD1017 Relative to the powers and duties of regional school districts
HD1019 Relative to the establishment of community benefit districts in cities and towns
SD1021 For legislation to protect access to confidential healthcare.
HD1046 For legislation to update the contraceptive coverage equity law to require insurance carriers to provide all contraceptive methods without a co-pay
HD1080 Relative to the disposition of public lands with conservation protected status
SD1081 For legislation relative to the distribution of raw milk
HD1173 Relative to protecting consumers of gas and electricity from paying for leaked and unaccounted for gas
SD1189 For legislation relative to women’s health and economic equity
SD1285 For legislation to establish community benefit districts
SD1315 For legislation relative to exemptions from taxation of structures and buildings essential to the operation of agricultural and horticultural lands
HD1322 For legislation to exempt employees of a public school districts from fees associated with background checks
HD1345 Relative to the retirement benefits of state police dispatchers
SD1362 For legislation relative to student sex education.
SD1421 For legislation to update public health laws.
HD1460 For legislation to establish the building code coordinating council
HD1505 Relative to gas leak repairs during road projects
HD1535 Relative to prohibiting the dispensing of food in disposable food service containers made from polystyrene or from expanded polystyrene
HD1584 An Act relative to tax credits for agricultural land
HD1587 Relative to license plate tracking
HD1616 Relative to operating a motor vehicle after a suspension or revocation of license
HD1658 Relative to preserving eligibility for the PACE program and certain waivered services
HD1674 Relative to providing care and comfort for the terminally ill
HD1684 An Act related to unfunded mandates on public schools
HD1702 Relative to insurance coverage for craniofacial disorders
HD1739 An Act relative to retirement benefits of emergency dispatchers in Amherst
HD1771 Relative to noise pollution
HD1776 For legislation to update penalties and protect electronic privacy
HD1785 Relative to small brewers of alcoholic beverages
HD1852 That the Department of Environmental Protection be notified by manufacturers of products containing toxic chemicals
HD1904 For legislation to increase eye and vision care access in rural and underserved communities
HD1945 For legislation to allow for the lawful sale of inert ammunition components from certain out of state vendors to lawfully licensed Massachusetts gun owners
HD2007 For legislation to establish an advisory committee on the protection of honeybees in the Commonwealth
HD2015 For legislation to prohibit the sale to minors of electronic devices used to deliver liquid nicotine vapor
HD2050 Relative to net metering by utility companies
HD2058 relative to the timely filing of application in municipalities with programs of revaluation
HD2070 For legislation to establish a task force to identify and review state laws, regulations, and administrative directives that prescribe requirements for school districts
HD2072 For legislation to address workplace bullying, mobbing, and harrassment, without regard to protected class status
HD2207 Relative to social media password privacy for school students
HD2285 For legislation to further regulate the operation of piggeries based on their impact on air and water quality
HD2297 Relative to net metering, community shared solar and energy storage
HD2330 For legislation to authorize income tax filers to make voluntary contributions to the Massachusetts Cultural Development Fund on their annual income tax returns
HD2436 Relative to sexual health education
HD2444 Relative to increasing pension benefits for certain retired teachers and public employees
HD2453 Relative to requiring a civil service examinations for certain positions in the Department of Transitional Assistance and the Department of Housing and Community Development
HD2456 Relative to stabilizing the Commonwealth’s nursing facilities
HD2462 Relative to the retirement benefits of certain employees of the Department of Transitional Assistance and the Department of Housing and Community Development
HD2470 For legislation to promote accessibility and affordability of behavioral health and substance abuse services for recipients of MassHealth
HD2474 Relative to public employees' workers compensation benefits
HD2476 For legislation to establish secure choice retirement savings plan
HD2525 For legislation to decrease the frequency of required elevator inspections in small towns from annually to every five years
HD2540 For legislation to increase the share of courses taught by full-time tenure and tenure-track faculty
HD2541 Relative to the definition of a veteran
HD2600 Relative to the use of epinephrine, adrenaline or other agents by optometrists in the treatment of anaphylaxis
HD2743 For legislation to require environmentally safe alternatives to harmful cleaning products
HD2749 Relative to the issuance of tenant/host brewer licenses for the purpose of producing and packaging beer
HD2782 Relative to further regulating health care costs and the dispensing of controlled substances
HD2802 Relative to pay equity
HD2907 That the Division of Professional Licensure amend the Uniform State Plumbing Code and associated regulations to include a category of agricultural buildings and operations
HD2972 For legislation to establish a state health service corps within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services to ensure the quality, affordability and access to primary and preventive health care throughout the Commonwealth
HD3072 Relative to gender identity and access to public accommodations
HD3146 For legislation to increase the penalties for violations of certain hunting laws
HD3160 Relative to insurance payments for use of ambulance services
HD3191 Relative to identifying cost-effective energy savings for gas and electric customers in the Commonwealth
HD3451 Relative to primary care in the Commonwealth
HD3463 Relative to transparency and accountability for Boston's 2024 Olympic bid
HD3487 For legislation to increase access to vaccines
HD3556 For legislation to establish a Hampshire-Franklin Commission on the Status of Women

State Representative Stephen Kulik (D-Worthington), has served in the Massachusetts House since 1993. He represents the First Franklin District, comprised of 16 small communities stretching from the Hampshire Hilltowns to the Quabbin Reservoir. Prior to entering the legislature, he served as a Worthington Selectman and Planning Board member, and was president of the Massachusetts Municipal Association.

Steve’s work in the House has focused on issues of importance to rural communities, including education funding, land use policy, agriculture, local aid, and environmental protection. He is the founder and co-chair of the Legislative Small Town and Rural Caucus. He serves as Vice-Chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Personal Information

Profession: Legislator

Education & Public Service

  • Newton Junior College
  • Northeastern University
  • University of Massachusetts at Amherst
  • Worthington Selectman (1983-1994); Massachusetts Municipal Association (President, 1993)
  • Massachusetts Selectmens Association (President, 1991)
  • Hampshire County Commissioner (1989-1992); Worthington Planning Board (1979-1983)
  • Mass. House 1993 to Present
First Franklin, Consisting of Ashfield; Buckland; Conway; Deerfield; Leverett; Montague; Shelburne; Shutesbury; Sunderland; Whately; Chester (Hampden Co.); Chesterfield (Hampshire Co.); Cummington (Hampshire Co); Goshen (Hampshire Co); Huntington (Hampshire Co.); Middlefield (Hampshire Co); Plainfield (Hampshire Co.); Williamsburg (Hampshire Co.); Worthington (Hampshire Co.)