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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Patricia D. Jehlen Democrat - Second Middlesex

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  Patricia.Jehlen@masenate.gov

State House

24 Beacon St.
Room 424
Boston, MA, 02133
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617-722-1578
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617-722-1117
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SD.2238 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 0000) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Patricia D. Jehlen and Christine P. Barber for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Lisa Magno, an employee of the department of revenue. Public Service.
HD.4756 A communication from the former special commission established (see Section 187 of Chapter 38 of the Acts of 2013 and pursuant to section 2A of chapter 4 of the General Laws) to make an investigation and study of elder economic security and to make recommendations to increase elder economic security where appropriate and necessary
S.77 SD.721 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 77) of Patricia D. Jehlen, James B. Eldridge and Barbara L'Italien for legislation to establish a task force relative to the Commonwealth's direct-care workforce. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.155 SD.1279 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 155) of Patricia D. Jehlen, John H. Rogers, Benjamin Swan and Benjamin B. Downing for legislation to reduce unwanted communication from creditors to protect the peace and privacy of residents. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.292 SD.713 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 292) of Patricia D. Jehlen and Kay Khan for legislation relative to charter school enrollment. Education.
S.293 SD.726 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 293) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation to include transitory student enrollment in the calculation of aide under Chapter 70. Education.
S.294 SD.730 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 294) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Shawn Dooley, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Diana DiZoglio and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide time to develop better measures of and assistance for student learning. Education.
S.295 SD.735 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 295) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Mary S. Keefe, Kathleen O'Connor Ives, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to student assessment data. Education.
S.296 SD.737 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 296) of Patricia D. Jehlen and Thomas M. Stanley for legislation to remove limitations on quality assessment of all charter school proposals. Education.
S.297 SD.1401 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 297) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Marjorie C. Decker, Ruth B. Balser, William N. Brownsberger and other members of the General Court for legislation to further defining the role of school resource officers. Education.
S.298 SD.1786 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 298) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Carolyn C. Dykema and James B. Eldridge for legislation to protect student privacy. Education.
S.355 SD.693 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 355) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Michael O. Moore, Denise Provost, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation to increase the personal care allowance of residents of long-term care facilities. Elder Affairs.
S.356 SD.699 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 356) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Dennis A. Rosa, Colleen M. Garry, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote equal choice a cost savings in health care. Elder Affairs.
S.357 SD.704 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 357) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote the development of small house nursing homes in the Commonwealth. Elder Affairs.
S.358 SD.722 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 358) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost and Barbara L'Italien for legislation to establish an advisory committee on residential care facilities. Elder Affairs.
S.359 SD.734 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 359) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost, Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. and Barbara L'Italien for legislation to protect the health and safety of elders with hoarding disorder. Elder Affairs.
S.360 SD.1308 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 360) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Michael O. Moore, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Angelo M. Scaccia and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to training of elder services workers in dementia and Alzheimer’s. Elder Affairs.
S.433 SD.1783 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 433) of Patricia D. Jehlen, James M. Cantwell, Mary S. Keefe, Kathleen O'Connor Ives and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote awareness of safe recreation in public waterways. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.506 SD.1391 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 506) of Patricia D. Jehlen and Michael J. Barrett for legislation to provide greater fairness in insurance policies. Financial Services.
H.529 HD.2741 By Representative O’Day of West Boylston and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 529) of James J. O’Day, Patricia D. Jehlen and others for legislation to provide emergency aid to certain elderly and disabled residents. Elder Affairs.
S.592 SD.710 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 592) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Michael O. Moore, Denise Provost, Keiko M. Orrall and other members of the General Court for legislation to regard MassHealth applications. Health Care Financing.
S.593 SD.718 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 593) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Jason M. Lewis, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., William C. Galvin and other members of the General Court for legislation to eliminate age discrimination in the MassHealth program. Health Care Financing.
S.594 SD.1245 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 594) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Anne M. Gobi and Gloria L. Fox for legislation to eliminate archaic language pertaining to individuals with disabilities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Health Care Financing.
S.595 SD.1349 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 595) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Benjamin Swan, Paul R. Heroux, Jose F. Tosado and other members of the General Court for legislation to preserve affordable health coverage for Massachusetts residents. Health Care Financing.
S.667 SD.716 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 667) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation relative to the rights of faculty members at the University of Massachusetts. Higher Education.
S.842 SD.1387 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 842) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Marjorie C. Decker, Jose F. Tosado, Ruth B. Balser and other members of the General Court for legislation to decriminalize non-violent and verbal student misconduct. The Judiciary.
S.843 SD.1417 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 843) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Sonia Chang-Diaz, Chris Walsh and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to medical placement of terminal and incapacitated inmates. The Judiciary.
S.844 SD.1830 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 844) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation to update the definition of felony larceny. The Judiciary.
H.964 HD.1023 By Representative Balser of Newton and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 964) of Ruth B. Balser and others for legislation to preserve affordable health coverage for residents of the Commonwealth. Health Care Financing.
S.981 SD.1273 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 981) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Michael O. Moore, Jose F. Tosado, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to protect temporary workers’ unemployment benefits. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.982 SD.1369 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 982) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost, James B. Eldridge, Jason M. Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the tipped minimum wage. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.983 SD.1423 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 983) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Karen E. Spilka, Harriette L. Chandler, Jay D. Livingstone and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish pay equity. Labor and Workforce Development.
S.1085 SD.1231 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1085) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Jason M. Lewis, Paul Tucker, Michael J. Barrett and other members of the General Court for legislation to strengthen the enforcement of certain dog laws. Municipalities and Regional Government.
H.1105 HD.410 By Representative Hecht of Watertown and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 1105) of Jonathan Hecht and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to the need for accessible homes for the elderly, returning veterans with disabilities and families that include persons with disabilities. Housing.
S.1275 SD.1411 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1275) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation relative to the use of community corrections for pre-trial detainees and criminal defendants. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1276 SD.1795 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1276) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation to expand access to work release. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1277 SD.1879 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1277) of Patricia D. Jehlen and Gloria L. Fox for legislation relative to end of life choices of inmates. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1375 SD.715 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1375) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost, Tricia Farley-Bouvier, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation to increase the cost of living adjustment (cola) base. Public Service.
S.1376 SD.1373 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1376) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost, Carmine L. Gentile and Kathleen O'Connor Ives for legislation relative to part-time higher education faculty eligibility in the state retirement system. Public Service.
S.1377 SD.1380 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1377) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Denise Provost and Kathleen O'Connor Ives for legislation relative to the eligibility of certain faculty for contributory group insurance of public higher educational institutions. Public Service.
H.1428 HD.3055 By Representative Keefe of Worcester and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1428) of Mary S. Keefe and others relative to the process for the investigation of officer-involved deaths. The Judiciary.
S.1494 SD.727 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1494) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Jennifer E. Benson, Michael O. Moore, Denise Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation to increase the property tax deferral for seniors. Revenue.
S.1495 SD.1788 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1495) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation to protect senior citizens from third party tax collection. Revenue.
H.1561 HD.3436 By Representative Rogers of Cambridge and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1561) of David M. Rogers and others for legislation to legalize marijuana and establish a tax on the cannabis industry. The Judiciary.
S.1664 SD.1238 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1664) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation to require the disclosure of public funding. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1665 SD.1370 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1665) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation relative to sleep deprivation avoidance and promotion of good sleeping practices. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
H.2043 HD.1144 By Representative Rogers of Cambridge and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2043) of David M. Rogers, Patricia D. Jehlen and others for legislation to establish a division of indoor environments within the Department of Public Health. Public Health.
S.2139 SD.2401 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2139) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Patricia D. Jehlen and Tackey Chan for legislation to provide limited health services for residents of assisted living residences. Elder Affairs.
S.2225 SD.2520 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2225) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Christine P. Barber, Denise Provost and Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. (with approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation relative to contracts in the city of Somerville. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
S.2277 SD.2496 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 2277) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Patricia D. Jehlen, Paul R. Heroux, Paul J. Donato, Mathew Muratore and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to protecting elders and persons with disabilities. Elder Affairs.
S.2379 Senate, Tuesday, June 28, 2016 – Text of the Senate amendment (Senator Jehlen) to the House Bill further regulating the sale of alcoholic beverages in the city of Somerville (House, No. 4184).
S.2457 Senate, July 21, 2016 -- Substituted as a new text (Senator Jehlen) for the House Bill relative to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities and the agencies that serve them (House, No. 4532).
H.2985 HD.1650 By Representative Farley-Bouvier of Pittsfield and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2985) of Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Patricia D. Jehlen and others relative to junior operator’s licenses. Transportation.
H.3550 HD.3837 By Representative Barber of Somerville and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3550) of Christine P. Barber and others (with the approval of the mayor and board of alderman) that the city of Somerville be authorized to establish the Somerville municipal job creation and retention trust. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3851 HD.4261 By Representative Barber of Somerville and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3851) of Christine P. Barber and others (with the approval of the mayor and board of aldermen) that the city of Somerville be authorized to impose municipal reviews on institutional master plans of certain institutional facilities. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3897 HD.4241 By Representative Gordon of Bedford and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Kenneth I. Gordon and Patricia D. Jehlen relative to persons authorized to perform marriage ceremonies. The Judiciary.
H.3986 HD.4462 By Representative Donato of Medford and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3986) of Paul J. Donato, Patricia D. Jehlen and others (with the approval of the mayor and city council) that the city of Medford be authorized to use a certain parcel of land in said city for municipal purposes. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3992 HD.4370 By Representative Peisch of Wellesley and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Alice Hanlon Peisch relative to reviving and continuing the special commission established (under Chapter 449 of the Acts of 2014) to make an investigation and study of the development and implementation process of a six year career plan to be coordinated by licensed school guidance counselors for all students in grades 6 to 12. Education.
H.4227 HD.4686 By Representative Donato of Medford and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4227) of Paul J. Donato and Patricia D. Jehlen (with the approval of the mayor and city council) relative to authorizing the election of a charter commission in the city of Medford. Election Laws. [Local Approval Received.]
H.4752 HD.5200 By Representative Donato of Medford and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4752) of Paul J. Donato, Patricia D. Jehlen and others (with the approval of the mayor and city council) that the city of Medford be authorized to increase the number of licenses for the sale of wines and malt beverages to be drunk on the premises in the city of Medford from twenty five to forty. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
* — indicates bill is by request.