William Smitty Pignatelli Representative

D Lenox
William Smitty Pignatelli


State House
Room 466
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2017
Fax: 617-722-2879
Email: Smitty.Pignatelli@mahouse.gov
District Office
Lenox Town Hall
PO Box 2228
Lenox , MA 01240
Phone: 413-637-0631
Bill Docket Bill Title
HD45 Relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
HD63 For legislation to designate the month of October as Farm to School Month in the Commonwealth and to strategize opportunities to spread farm-to-school programs statewide
HD71 Relative to special education funding
HD72 Relative to improving procurement procedures to assure opportunities for students with disabilities
HD124 Relative to the compensation of chief probation officers of the Trial Court
HD226 for legislation to allow non-profits and charities to purchase alcohol from retail package stores for use at charitable events
SD269 For legislation to provide access to full spectrum addiction treatment services
HD292 Relative to expanding eligibility for certain dental providers to access the loan repayment program offered by the Department of Public Health
SD317 For legislation to promote the planning and development of sustainable communities
HD347 Relative to the posting of security for seized animals in cruelty cases
HD369 An Act establishing the genetic engineering transparency food and seed labeling act
HD469 Relative to Lyme disease treatment health insurance coverage
HD497 Relative to the care of animals in cities and towns
HD517 Relative to petitions to the Juvenile Court or Probate Court on behalf of certain special juveniles
HD521 For legislation to exempt home appliance service and repair technicians from certain provisions of the Massachusetts Plumbing Code
HD554 Relative to establishing a department of environmental protection appeals board
HD589 Relative to establishing a grants program to increase dental services to Medicaid eligible patients
HD595 Relative to common summary of payments forms for health care services
SD599 For legislation relative to higher education opportunities for high school graduates in the Commonwealth.
SD609 For legislation relative to waste-to-energy facilities.
SD617 For legislation relative to the Berkshire County Regional Housing Authority.
SD619 For legislation relative to the Gold Star tax abatement.
HD658 Relative to retirement benefits for certain employees of the Department of Correction
HD727 For legislation to promote sales tax fairness for small businesses
HD736 Relative to pregnancy, childbirth, or a related condition protection of employees and job applicants
HD748 For legislation to regulate the establishment of municipal lighting plants
HD768 Relative to the deposit of certain fines into the Victims of Human Trafficking Trust Fund
SD806 For legislation to authorize the town of Tolland to continue the employment of police officer Lester M. Walker
SD823 For legislation to prohibit the use of mobile telephones while operating a motor vehicle
HD868 For legislation to promote municipal collaboration and regionalization throughout the Commonwealth
SD982 Relative to the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines for homeowners with dogs living on such insured property
SD996 For legislation to establish Medicare for all in Massachusetts
HD1035 For legislation to provide high school graduates equal access to in-state tuition rates and financial aid in the higher education system
SD1042 For legislation to enhance the management of problem wildlife.
HD1080 Relative to the disposition of public lands with conservation protected status
HD1107 For legislation to compare total health care spending with projected single payer health care system spending
SD1110 For legislation to improve the earned income credit for working families
SD1131 For legislation to create patient choice and education in the dispensing of opiate drugs.
HD1151 For legislation to establish a single-payer health insurance trust fund
HD1152 For legislation to allow teachers currently employed and receiving compensation to serve on the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
HD1190 Relative to the storage and dissemination of certain public records in an electronic format
HD1230 Relative to abusive or hostile work environments
HD1234 Relative to tax havens
HD1236 Relative to Lyme Disease treatment coverage
HD1301 Relative to employment and job training
HD1322 For legislation to exempt employees of a public school districts from fees associated with background checks
HD1323 Relative to confining animals in a motor vehicle
SD1363 For legislation to establish a health incentives program.
HD1367 For legislation to require owners of rented or foreclosed properties to check for abandoned animals
HD1370 For legislation to strengthen the enforcement of certain dog laws
HD1371 For legislation to impose a penalty for the confinement of farm animals in a manner that does not allow them to turn around freely, lie down, stand up, and fully extend their limbs
SD1383 For legislation to study the feasibility of high-speed rail access between Springfield and Boston
HD1407 For legislation to establish old growth forest reserves in the Commonwealth
HD1471 Relative to providing a public education system of sufficient quality
HD1497 Relative to the authority of the Attorney General in reviewing certain applications that seeks to increase the supply gas and other non-renewable energy resources available in the Commonwealth
HD1533 Relative to the earned income credit for working families
HD1546 For legislation to regulate the use of trapping devices to take beaver and muskrat
HD1565 For legislation to grant public employee retirement rights to certain persons providing educational services to special need students
HD1587 Relative to license plate tracking
HD1593 For legislation to require transparency in solicitations via telephone and similar devices
HD1650 Relative to junior operator's licenses
SD1669 For legislation to reinvest in working families
HD1674 Relative to providing care and comfort for the terminally ill
HD1684 An Act related to unfunded mandates on public schools
HD1746 For legislation to create a public health insurance agency to compete with private insurers
SD1762 For legislation relative to universal early education and full-day kindergarten.
HD1776 For legislation to update penalties and protect electronic privacy
HD1839 Relative to preventing adolescent substance abuse through the use of public and private school screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment techniques
HD1862 For legislation to authorize municipalities to assess certain taxes for financing regional transportation needs and investments
HD1899 For the establishment of a special commission on the eye care and vision health needs of the Commonwealth
HD1904 For legislation to increase eye and vision care access in rural and underserved communities
HD1906 For legislation to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities
HD1935 For legislation to prevent trafficking in ivory and rhino horns
HD1967 Relative to increasing the base for the calculation of cost-of-living increases for retired public employees
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
HD2015 For legislation to prohibit the sale to minors of electronic devices used to deliver liquid nicotine vapor
HD2034 For legislation to establish a state meat inspection program and enhance the meat and poultry slaughter and processing infrastructure in the Commonwealth
HD2036 For legislation to exempt certain vehicles used exclusively for agricultural purposes from registration requirements
HD2063 For legislation to direct the Commissioner of Agricultural Resources to establish a livestock care and standards board to ensure the humane keeping and treatment of livestock
HD2089 For legislation to promote the use of restorative justice practices
HD2126 Relative to protecting puppies and kittens
HD2207 Relative to social media password privacy for school students
HD2239 Relative to safe disposal of syringes, injection devices and other medical sharps
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
HD2456 Relative to stabilizing the Commonwealth’s nursing facilities
HD2474 Relative to public employees' workers compensation benefits
HD2525 For legislation to decrease the frequency of required elevator inspections in small towns from annually to every five years
HD2527 Relative to tax deductions for student loans
HD2529 For legislation to authorize the Registrar of Motor Vehicles to issue distinctive registration plates for fire fighters
HD2564 Relative to the authority of parents to exempt their children from a certain standardized exam known as the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Career (PARCC) exam
HD2757 Relative to regulating oxycodone
HD2782 Relative to further regulating health care costs and the dispensing of controlled substances
HD2802 Relative to pay equity
HD2894 An Act establishing a college tuition tax deduction
HD2905 An Act relative to term lengths
HD2941 Relative to certified professional midwives
HD3114 For legislation to develop a high quality pre-kindergarten education grant program
HD3147 Relative to the services provided by dental hygenists
HD3156 For legislation to reform pretrial processes
HD3165 Relative to strengthening and expanding affordable, quality higher education opportunities for residents of the Commonwealth
HD3174 Relative to requiring insurance carriers to recognize nurse midwives as participating providers
HD3200 For legislation to protect tenants and prevent vacancies in foreclosed homes
HD3202 Relative to the protection of the mental and physical health of minors from sexual orientation and/or gender identity change efforts
HD3230 Relative to providing for loan forgiveness for health care professionals serving under served rural communities
HD3241 Relative to electronic prescribing of opiates and other controlled substances
HD3343 For legislation to mandate health insurance coverage for certain brain injury rehabilitation
HD3411 For legislation to establish a family and medical leave and temporary disability leave insurance program for employees
HD3463 For the establishment of a Massachusetts 2024 commission on the summer Olympic games

Education & Public Service

  • Babson College for Financial Studies, 2001
  • Lenox Memorial High School,1977
  • MA House 2003-present
  • Berkshire County Commissioner 1995-1999
  • Lenox Selectman 1992-2003
  • Lenox Planning Board 1987-1992
Fourth Berkshire, Consisting of Alford; Becket; Egremont; Great Barrington; Lee; Lenox; Monterey; Mount Washington; New Marlborough; Otis; Richmond; Sandisfield; Sheffield; Stockbridge; Tyringham; Washington; West Stockbridge; Blandford (Hampden Co.); Russell (Hampden Co.); Tolland (Hampden Co.).