Todd M. Smola Representative

R Warren
Todd M. Smola


State House
Room 124
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2100
Bill Docket Bill Title
SD11 For legislation relative to the humane treatment of disabled persons
HD45 Relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
HD58 For legislation to establish a system for tracking the unmet service needs of persons with developmental disabilities
HD86 Relative to veteran retirement benefits
SD162 For legislation relative to the practice of athletic training
HD163 For legislation to authorize licensed, qualified retired law enforcement officers to carry firearms on the grounds of any elementary, secondary school, college or university
HD188 Relative to the false representation of military status
HD204 For legislation to prohibit sex offenders from employment or volunteer status at camps for children
SD220 For legislation to increase in the membership of the board of selectmen for the town of Brimfield to 5 members
HD224 Relative to the operation of certain commercial vehicle with an accumulation of snow and ice
HD241 Relative to prohibiting discrimination against adults with disabilities in family and juvenile court proceedings
SD253 For legislation to provide volunteer firefighters with a local option real estate tax exemption
SD254 For legislation to authorize voluntary income tax return contributions to the Massachusetts Fire Fighters Academy Trust Fund
SD317 For legislation to promote the planning and development of sustainable communities
SD354 For legislation to provide retirement benefits for veterans.
HD361 Relative to property tax exemptions for veterans
HD394 For legislation to establish the Robert T. Kilduff firefighters cancer network
HD396 Relative to medical and physical fitness examinations for police officers and fire fighters
HD459 Requiring health care coverage for the medically necessary treatment for disease, illness, injury, or bodily dysfunction required by a student's individual educational program
HD469 Relative to Lyme disease treatment health insurance coverage
HD528 Relative to uniformity in supplemental real estate taxes
HD556 Relative to joint and last survivor allowances paid under the contributory retirement system
HD612 Relative to the sale of tax exempt property sold by religious and charitable organizations
SD638 For legislation to establish a motorcycle safety fund.
SD648 For legislation relative to ivory and rhino horn trafficking.
SD670 For legislation to sustain community preservation revenue
HD736 Relative to pregnancy, childbirth, or a related condition protection of employees and job applicants
HD758 To prohibit the distribution in commerce of children's products and upholstered furniture containing certain flame retardants, and for other purposes
HD764 For legislation to prohibit discrimination in the issuance of group or individual disability, accident or sickness insurance policies
HD827 Relative to firearm licensing requirements
SD851 For legislation relative to school transportation
HD858 Relative to clarifying property tax exemptions for solar and wind systems
HD901 For legislation to prohibit the use of procedures which cause physical pain or deny a reasonable humane existence to persons with disabilities
SD902 For legislation to protect abandoned animals in vacant properties.
SD906 For legislation to create the Hampden County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls
SD935 For legislation to prohibit disciplinary actions by employers on employees serving as volunteer emergency responders
HD979 Relative to professional firefighters involuntarily separated from service
SD981 For legislation relative to death benefits to surviving spouses of call and volunteer firefighters
SD985 For legislation relative to Lyme Disease treatment coverage
SD995 For legislation to establish the Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture Program
SD999 For legislation to improve access to child and adolescent mental health services
HD1045 Relative to limited civil liability for sports officials
SD1066 For legislation relative to geography education
HD1094 Relative to recording the testimony of children as witnesses in certain court proceedings
HD1096 For legislation to exempt regional school transportation funds from the Governor's ability to make reductions due to revenue deficiencies
HD1097 Relative to providing continuing health insurance coverage for surviving children of police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty
SD1100 For legislation to regulate central service technicians.
SD1102 For legislation relative to motor vehicle safety checkpoints.
HD1103 For legislation to prohibit local ordinances or laws regulating firearms and weapons
HD1156 For legislation to increase penalties for the distribution of heroin.
HD1173 Relative to protecting consumers of gas and electricity from paying for leaked and unaccounted for gas
HD1230 Relative to abusive or hostile work environments
SD1280 For legislation to establish a education loan repayment program for social workers in areas of need
SD1302 For legislation relative to consistent firearm licensing practices
HD1331 Relative to the penalties associated with moving violations
HD1364 For legislation to establish a penalty for assault upon sports officials
HD1367 For legislation to require owners of rented or foreclosed properties to check for abandoned animals
HD1396 For legislation to provide volunteer firefighters with a local option real estate tax exemption
HD1407 For legislation to establish old growth forest reserves in the Commonwealth
SD1432 For legislation to establish a Bill of Rights for victims of sexual assault and related purposes.
SD1470 For legislation to create a means for tracking the unmet need of individuals with developmental disabilities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
HD1505 Relative to gas leak repairs during road projects
HD1514 Relative to property tax exemptions
SD1525 For legislation relative to change of address for firearm licensing
SD1532 For legislation relative to equitable firearm license fees
SD1536 For legislation relative to firearm owners protection
SD1541 For legislation relative to gun safe tax deductions
SD1559 For legislation relative to non-resident firearm license fees
SD1564 For legislation relative to unloaded riles or shotguns
SD1584 For legislation relative to Tax Exemptions on Gun Safes and Trigger Locks
SD1594 For legislation relative to the lawful sale of ammunition
SD1596 For legislation relative to the use of crossbows
SD1599 For legislation relative to the use of shotguns for hunting
HD1609 For legislation to establish a educational mandate working group
HD1626 Relative to line-of-duty death and survivor benefits for police officers and fire fighters
HD1627 For legislation to increase line-of-duty death benefits for police officers and fire fighters
HD1629 Relative to school transportation
SD1629 For legislation to provide equal access to medical treatments essential for people with autism.
HD1639 For legislation to require health care coverage for certain medically necessary therapy or treatment required by students
SD1639 For legislation to support the transition to adult services for persons with disabilities
HD1641 Relative to death benefits to surviving spouses of call and volunteer firefighters
HD1677 For legislation to establish a Diabetes state action plan
HD1718 Relative to school attendance
SD1755 For legislation relative to the green communities act.
HD1765 Relative to penalties for the crime of female genital mutilation
HD1772 For legislation relative to motorcycle safety with malfunctioning traffic signals not detecting motorcycles
HD1780 Relative to establishing energy relief funds to provide relief for detrimental health effects and property losses caused by wind energy generation
HD1785 Relative to small brewers of alcoholic beverages
SD1790 For legislation relative to cognitive rehabilitation.
HD1801 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) to study vocational-technical schools
SD1823 For legislation relative to the modernization of boat registration and marine vessels
HD1824 For legislation to provide insurance coverage for certain medically necessary treatment for speech therapy, disease, illness, injury or bodily dysfunction
SD1825 For legislation relative to certified professional midwives
HD1834 For legislation to support the transition to adult services for persons with disabilities
HD1874 For legislation to increase penalties for distribution and trafficking of oxycodone and derivatives of oxycodone
HD1875 Relative to the transportation of firearms by non-residents
HD1892 An Act relative to criminal record checks for referees
HD1921 Relative to eliminating mandatory minimum sentences related to drug offenses
HD1935 For legislation to prevent trafficking in ivory and rhino horns
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
HD1951 For legislation to the penalty for blocking public ways and disrupting traffic
HD1965 For legislation to clarify the definition, testing regulations and enforcement of motorcycle sound emissions
HD1991 Relative to penalties for the unauthorized sale of veterans' grave markers
HD1994 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) to study the Olympic Games in the Commonwealth
HD2011 Relative to the penalties for motor vehicle operators refusing to stop for a police officer
HD2028 Relative to property tax assessments for certain common areas and facilities in condominiums
HD2034 For legislation to establish a state meat inspection program and enhance the meat and poultry slaughter and processing infrastructure in the Commonwealth
HD2058 relative to the timely filing of application in municipalities with programs of revaluation
HD2068 Relative to motor vehicle safety checkpoints
HD2070 For legislation to establish a task force to identify and review state laws, regulations, and administrative directives that prescribe requirements for school districts
HD2071 Relative to the organization of limited liability companies
HD2072 For legislation to address workplace bullying, mobbing, and harrassment, without regard to protected class status
HD2115 Relative to the training of persons supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
HD2116 Relative to health insurance for surviving spouses under the retirement law
HD2187 For legislation to repeal the estate tax
HD2212 Relative to establishing a low vision registry and improved access to information for the Commonwealth Registry of the Blind
HD2315 Relative to allowing physicians to retain a person administered naloxone when deemed medically necessary
HD2318 An Act Relative to American Sign Language Training
HD2322 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of fairness in liquor licensing
HD2338 An Act Limiting Campaign Contributions of Non-Natural Persons
HD2341 An Act Relative to Public Information Requests
HD2344 An Act Authorizing the Establishment of a Special Election Guarantee Fund
HD2346 An Act to Modernize Election Record Keeping
HD2349 Relative to the estate tax code
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
HD2370 Relative to providing for sales tax holidays, so-called, on the dates August 13 and August 14, 2016
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
HD2529 For legislation to authorize the Registrar of Motor Vehicles to issue distinctive registration plates for fire fighters
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
HD2640 Relative to the appointment and reappointment of public safety officers
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
HD2685 Relative to the employment of retired fire fighters as training instructors by the Department of Fire Services
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
HD2726 For legislation to permit the carrying of unloaded shotguns and rifles on public ways
HD2737 Relative to the purchasing of rifles, shotguns and feeding devices
HD2750 For legislation to increase the penalties for assault and battery upon a child
HD2751 Relative to emergency vehicle lights and signals
HD2759 Relative to creating a rebuttable presumption of job relatedness for certain public safety personnel suffering from disabling conditions caused by exposure to infectious diseases
HD2764 Relative to the safety of health care providers and emergency medical technicians from assault and battery by means of a bodily substances
HD2768 Relative to flag desecration
HD2770 Relative to the compensation of state employees serving in the Massachusetts National Guard or active reserves
HD2771 Relative to alien firearm licensing
HD2774 Relative to impersonating public officials
HD2791 Relative to unlawful school bus passing
HD2794 Relative to the parameters for protective custody
HD2805 Relative to the penalties for assault and battery on a public employee
HD2814 Relative to leave with pay for incapacitated officers and employees of cities, towns and districts
HD2822 For legislation to increase the fines for unauthorized use of a town seal and making and possessing a badge of a town officer
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
HD2844 For legislation to increase participation in early childhood care settings
HD2852 An Act Relative to the use of Crossbows
HD2856 An Act Relative to Civic Test Requirements for Graduation
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
HD2930 Relative to trespassing or loitering on school grounds
HD2943 For legislation to further regulate expenditures for mortgages from the Community Preservation Trust 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
HD2983 Relative to child and adolescent mental health services
HD2984 Relative to pension benefits for widows
HD2999 An Act relative to sex offender notification
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
HD3045 Relative to mandatory post-release supervision
HD3056 Relative to repeat offenders
HD3064 Relative to the registration and taxation of marine vessels
HD3124 An Act relative to equitable parking for motorcycles
HD3166 Relative to improving student achievement in underperforming or chronically underperforming schools
HD3194 For legislation to waive the fee for legal custodians to obtain the criminal record information of certain childcare providers
HD3215 Relative to enhancing consumer protection and transparency under the social work licensing law
HD3240 Relative to firearm license fees
HD3248 Relative to joint purchasing group committee membership
HD3251 For legislation to establish a framework for consumer electricity rate savings and to make certain other changes in law
HD3319 For legislation to require a minimum of ten years experience for a fire fighter to become chief of a fire department
HD3343 For legislation to mandate health insurance coverage for certain brain injury rehabilitation
HD3364 For legislation to provide a waiver of fees to veterans at public institutions of higher learning
HD3372 For legislation to provide active and retired public employees benefits for certain medically necessary treatments
HD3463 Relative to transparency and accountability for Boston's 2024 Olympic bid
HD3482 For legislation to create a special commission studying cutting, welding and hot work processes regulated by the State Fire Code
HD3525 Relative to Superior Court foreclosure procedures

Personal Information

Profession: Legislator

Education & Public Service

  • Westfield State College, B.S.
  • Holyoke Community College
  • Palmer High School
  • Mass. House (2005-present)
  • Palmer Selectman (2000-2004), Chairman (2002-2004)
  • Palmer Planning Board (1997-2002)
First Hampden, Consisting of Brimfield; Holland; Palmer; Wales; Ware: Precincts B, C (Hampshire Co.); Sturbridge (Worcester Co.); Warren (Worcester Co.)