Thomas P. Kennedy Senator

D Brockton
Thomas P. Kennedy


State House
Room 109E
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-1200
Fax: 617-722-1116
District Office
92 Winthrop Street
Brockton, MA 02301
Bill Docket Bill Title
SD39 For legislation relative to compliance of condominium associations.
HD124 Relative to the compensation of chief probation officers of the Trial Court
HD211 For legislation to further regulate the reporting requirements of mortgages secured by residential property
HD233 Relative to filing fees for limited liability companies
HD234 Relative to the sales tax on mobile telecommunications devices
SD235 For legislation relative to patient safety
HD361 Relative to property tax exemptions for veterans
HD369 An Act establishing the genetic engineering transparency food and seed labeling act
HD372 Relative to parking advancements and the establishment of parking benefit districts in cities and towns
HD486 For legislation to require judicial review of foreclosures on residential mortgages
HD492 Relative to cemetery and crematory inspections and penalties
HD520 Relative to a sales tax exemption for the sale of used books and other items sold by libraries for fundraising purposes
HD534 Relative to the cancellation of certain health insurance policies
HD584 For legislation to creates incentives to help promote the adoption of electric vehicles
HD592 For legislation to authorize pharmacists to perform certain medical procedures
HD613 Relative to angel investor tax credits
HD731 Relative to certain construction contracts
HD746 Relative to access to generic medications and pharmacy reimbursements for the cost of drugs, medical products or devices
HD780 Relative to providing smoking cessation programs for certain police officers and fire fighters
HD818 For legislation to authorize municipalities to require automatic sprinkler protection systems in certain housing
HD840 Relative to creating higher education opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, and other developmental disabilities
SD1031 For legislation to ensure access to medications.
HD1096 For legislation to exempt regional school transportation funds from the Governor's ability to make reductions due to revenue deficiencies
HD1129 Relative to turnaround plans for underperforming schools
HD1135 For legislation to prohibit the management of charter schools by for-profit entities
HD1234 Relative to tax havens
SD1237 For legislation relative to the sanctity of collective bargaining.
HD1322 For legislation to exempt employees of a public school districts from fees associated with background checks
HD1381 For legislation to increase the annuities paid to certain disabled veterans and their families
HD1395 Relative to assignment level standards for providers by the Department of Early Education and Care
HD1481 For legislation to ensure that students with disabilities have an opportunity to participate in physical education
HD1567 An Act relative to preventing death by drug overdose
HD1591 Relative to descendants email access and procedures
HD1988 For the adoption of resolutions memorializing the Congress of the United States to convene a Constitutional Convention to consider amendments to the Constitution to limit the influence of money in our political system
HD1991 Relative to penalties for the unauthorized sale of veterans' grave markers
HD2207 Relative to social media password privacy for school students
HD2262 Relative to increasing the fine for "jay walking"
HD2463 An Act requiring insurance providers cover a minimum of 30 days for in-patient substance abuse treatment
HD2529 For legislation to authorize the Registrar of Motor Vehicles to issue distinctive registration plates for fire fighters
HD2587 Relative to the registered land in the office of an assistant recorder
HD2646 That public school students of voting age be instructed on the voter registration process and provided access to voter registration forms
HD2678 Relative to the crime of intentionally obstructing vehicular of pedestrian traffic upon a public way
HD3364 For legislation to provide a waiver of fees to veterans at public institutions of higher learning
HD3405 For legislation to increase the annual stipend for members of the Commonwealth’s hazardous material response teams
HD3552 Relative to increasing killed-in-line-of-duty benefits for public safety employees

Personal Information

Profession: Legislator
Religion: Roman Catholic
Interests: Travel, Music, History

Career Highlights

  • Ombudsman for City of Brockton
  • Brockton City Council
  • Congressional Aide to Congressman Brian Donnelly

Education & Public Service

  • Cardinal Spellman High School
  • Our Lady of Hope Seminary
  • Stonehill College, BA
  • Harvard University, MPA
  • Brockton City Council Ward 2 (1978-1985)
  • Chairman Ward 2 Democratic Committee (1978-present)
  • Mass. House (1983-2008)
  • Mass. Senate (2009-present)
Second Plymouth and Bristol - Consisting of the city of Brockton and the towns of East Bridgewater, precincts 1 to 3, inclusive, Halifax, Hanover, Hanson, Plympton and Whitman, all in the county of Plymouth; and the town of Easton, precincts 1 and 2, in the county of Bristol.