Thomas M. Stanley Representative

D Waltham
Thomas M. Stanley


State House
Room 167
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2230
Bill Docket Bill Title
HD45 Relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
SD47 For legislation relative to spouses as caregivers.
HD78 Relative to charter schools
HD115 For legislation to exclude certain veterans' benefits in calculating housing assistance benefits
HD116 Relative to the appointment of veterans agents and service officers
SD128 For legislation relative to just cause terminations.
SD190 For legislation relative to the treatment of elephants
HD196 Relative to the enrollment of students in charter schools
HD203 For legislation to reduce plastic bag use through regulations and incentives
HD215 Relative to exempting cities and towns from fees from the Massachusetts Oil and Hazardous Material Release Prevention and Response Act
SD223 For legislation to establish a moratorium for charter schools
HD231 For legislation to develop housing plans for families, with minor children, who are being evicted from publicly subsidized housing
SD235 For legislation relative to patient safety
HD241 Relative to prohibiting discrimination against adults with disabilities in family and juvenile court proceedings
HD308 Relative to insurance coverage and payment for prescribed treatment for mitochondrial disease
SD311 For legislation to remove the restrictions on the licenses of nurse practitioners and certified registered nurse anesthetists as recommended by the Institute of Medicine and the Federal Trade Commission
SD335 For legislation relative to health insurance coverage by athletic trainers
HD343 Relative to insurance coverage for pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome
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
HD386 For legislation to further regulate the right to strike of public employees
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
HD434 Relative to requiring certain motor vehicle surcharges and court costs be used for firefighter salaries
HD435 Relative to the residency requirements of fire and police personnel
HD436 Relative to residency requirements of municipal police officers and fire fighters
SD466 For legislation to ensure continued humane animal care and protect family farms in Massachusetts.
HD469 Relative to Lyme disease treatment health insurance coverage
HD496 For legislation to provide for the establishment of a comprehensive adaptation management plan in response to climate change
HD497 Relative to the care of animals in cities and towns
HD501 Relative to expands health insurance coverage for certain acupuncture services, diagnosis and treatment and establishing a commission to investigate the potential for better integrated use of acupuncture services
SD544 An Act relative to increasing access to psychological services
SD551 Relative to cueing and supervision in the personal care attendant program
HD556 Relative to joint and last survivor allowances paid under the contributory retirement system
HD558 Relative to the restoration to service of certain public employees retired for disability
SD560 Relative to providing for a presumptive eligibility program for MassHealth applicants
HD567 For legislation to increase the Commonwealth's compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
HD582 For legislation to eliminate age discrimination in the Masshealth Program
HD595 Relative to common summary of payments forms for health care services
HD613 Relative to angel investor tax credits
HD628 For legislation to provide purchasing power protection for certain benefits for retired teachers
SD648 For legislation relative to ivory and rhino horn trafficking.
HD658 Relative to retirement benefits for certain employees of the Department of Correction
HD664 For an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) on institutional long term care
SD670 For legislation to sustain community preservation revenue
HD673 Relative to fire protection systems for buildings and structures
HD678 Relative to the maximum number of patients assigned to a registered nurses or hospital care attendants
HD687 For legislation to benefit the Health Safety Net Trust Fund
HD689 For legislation to require certification of all public school teachers
HD691 For legislation to establish a homeless bill of rights
SD699 For legislation to promote equal choice a cost savings in health care
HD702 Relative to emergency medical services oversight
SD718 For legislation to eliminate age discrimination in the MassHealth program
SD737 For legislation to remove limitations on quality assessment of all charter school proposals.
HD740 Relative to the practice of acupuncture for the treatment of certain pain
SD743 For legislation relative to language opportunity for our kids.
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
HD771 Relative to the payment of fair share provisions of employees choosing not to join a union
HD780 Relative to providing smoking cessation programs for certain police officers and fire fighters
HD822 Relative to payments for psychological services provided by MassHealth
SD831 For legislation to strengthen the Massachusetts home care program.
HD855 Relative to the placement of children
HD884 Relative to the indemnification of fire alarm division personnel
SD902 For legislation to protect abandoned animals in vacant properties.
HD912 Relative to increasing the fine for handicapped parking violations
HD936 For legislation to provide for the establishment of senior citizen safety zones in cities and towns
HD948 Relative to providing for an income tax credit for families caring for relatives at home who are elderly or victims of Alzheimer's disease
SD969 For legislation relative to preserving public safety and preventing trespassing on state highways
SD974 For legislation to protect animals during pet sales.
HD982 Relative to civil service creditable time
SD985 For legislation relative to Lyme Disease treatment coverage
HD999 For legislation to authorize the Department of Highways to acquire certain land in the city of Quincy and the town of Milton by eminent domain for flood control and prevention purposes
SD1012 For legislation to promote global trade and economic development through dual language and bi-literacy
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
HD1047 Relative to the cost of civil service exams for employees of the Commonwealth
SD1061 For legislation relative to Child-Centered Family Law.
HD1080 Relative to the disposition of public lands with conservation protected status
SD1094 For legislation relative to Huntington's Disease
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.
SD1112 For legislation relative to equal access to original birth certificates
HD1119 For legislation to establish a student loan repayment pilot program to be administered by the Board of Higher Education for licensed social workers
HD1129 Relative to turnaround plans for underperforming schools
HD1152 For legislation to allow teachers currently employed and receiving compensation to serve on the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
SD1177 For legislation relative to the health safety net trust fund
SD1189 For legislation relative to women’s health and economic equity
HD1220 That the Division of Medical Assistance provide coverage for residential habilitation services for individuals age sixty or older
HD1230 Relative to abusive or hostile work environments
SD1237 For legislation relative to the sanctity of collective bargaining.
HD1323 Relative to confining animals in a motor vehicle
HD1367 For legislation to require owners of rented or foreclosed properties to check for abandoned animals
HD1387 Relative to the residency requirements of fire and police personnel
HD1422 Relative to the penalties for assault or assault and battery on an emergency medical technician, ambulance operator, ambulance attendant or health care provider
HD1475 Further promoting energy efficiency and green jobs
HD1489 Relative to providing protection from child enticement
SD1493 For legislation relative to local approval for charter schools.
SD1499 For legislation relative to home care services.
HD1521 For legislation to establish a penalty for the mistreatment of elephants
HD1529 That provision be made for binding arbitration for fire fighters and police officers
HD1575 For legislation to establish penalties for debarred employers, contractors and subcontractors illegally participating in contracts
SD1595 For legislation relative to license requirements
SD1613 For legislation to increase the Commonwealth's compliance with federal law meeting requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act
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
SD1640 For legislation relative to create an innovative communities program.
SD1648 For legislation related to unfunded mandates on public schools
HD1675 Relative to penalties for impeding or disrupting a public way
HD1684 An Act related to unfunded mandates on public schools
HD1698 Relative to establishing a foreign language education seal of biliteracy for students
SD1735 For legislation to protect health and safety of animals in vehicles.
SD1762 For legislation relative to universal early education and full-day kindergarten.
SD1779 For legislation relative to universal pre-kindergarten access.
HD1785 Relative to small brewers of alcoholic beverages
SD1790 For legislation relative to cognitive rehabilitation.
SD1853 An Act establishing a family and medical leave and temporary disability leave insurance program
HD1871 Relative to state contracting for cleaning, maintenance or security guard services
HD1886 Relative to burial benefits of veterans
HD1889 For legislation to prohibits discrimination against veterans in employment decisions
HD1890 For legislation to allocate tax credits for projects sponsored by nonprofits to provide permanent housing for formerly homeless veterans in service-based multifamily property and projects
HD1907 Relative to establishing the office of the Secretary of the Department of Veterans’ Services in the Governor's cabinet
HD1912 Relative to shelter benefits for veterans
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
HD1995 Relative to rates of compensation payable to counsel
HD2060 Relative to access to capital for business growth in economically distressed communities
HD2070 For legislation to establish a task force to identify and review state laws, regulations, and administrative directives that prescribe requirements for school districts
HD2111 Relative to disclosures by individuals or entities making independent expenditures for electioneering communications
HD2116 Relative to health insurance for surviving spouses under the retirement law
HD2126 Relative to protecting puppies and kittens
HD2155 Relative to public health, substance abuse, treatment and opioids and accessible substance abuse treatment for all
HD2162 Relative to the sales tax on bundled cellular telephone transactions
HD2165 For the establishment of a living minimum wage for employees and contracted employees of the Commonwealth
HD2189 An Act relative to Puppy Mills
HD2192 An Act providing for a study to be conducted on the cost feasibility of implementing a ferry service to Long Island in Boston Harbor
HD2194 For legislation to eliminate privatization contracts
HD2208 For legislation to impose a moratorium on all new mandated education programs
HD2211 For legislation to provide the highest quality education through access of innovative and research-based language education instructional programs
HD2342 Relative to vocational training for the unemployed
HD2345 Relative to temporary workers’ unemployment benefits
HD2368 Relative to access to child and adolescent mental health services
HD2373 Relative to granting equal access to original birth certificates
HD2382 An Act Strengthening the Massachusetts Home Care Program
HD2392 Relative to improving disclosure of electioneering communications reports
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
HD2495 Relative to instructing the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game to study the feasibility of re-purposing the former Moon Island Sewage Treatment Plant for the purposes of fish and shellfish farm
HD2540 For legislation to increase the share of courses taught by full-time tenure and tenure-track faculty
HD2596 Relative to increase the minimum wage for private sector human service workers
HD2612 Relative to expenses incurred in defense against denial of benefits by incapacitated employees
HD2613 Relative to the fees charged for the certification of fire fighters as emergency medical technicians
HD2640 Relative to the appointment and reappointment of public safety officers
HD2643 That certain fire fighters may wear uniforms while on duty and making solicitations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association
HD2673 Relative to expanding the special education reimbursement program to include transportation costs
HD2675 Relative to the commitment of a certain percentage of revenue to the stabilization fund
HD2678 Relative to the crime of intentionally obstructing vehicular of pedestrian traffic upon a public way
HD2682 Relative to child custody arrangements of military personnel
HD2684 For legislation to create an income tax credit for qualified tuition and fees for higher education
HD2685 Relative to the employment of retired fire fighters as training instructors by the Department of Fire Services
HD2701 For legislation to include offsite fabrication work for qualified projects under the prevailing wage laws of the Commonwealth
HD2725 Relative to the licensing of refrigeration technicians working on residential or light commercial refrigeration systems
HD2741 For legislation to provide emergency aid to certain elderly and disabled residents
HD2753 For legislation relative to the installation of approved smoke detectors in certain residential buildings and structures
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
HD2766 Relative to the installation of approved smoke detectors in certain residential buildings and structures
HD2770 Relative to the compensation of state employees serving in the Massachusetts National Guard or active reserves
HD2782 Relative to further regulating health care costs and the dispensing of controlled substances
HD2789 Relative to state retirement and pensions
HD2802 Relative to pay equity
HD2814 Relative to leave with pay for incapacitated officers and employees of cities, towns and districts
HD2818 Relative to administering the medical assistance programs
HD2881 For legislation to require insurance companies to reimburse licensed athletic trainers for certain services
HD2938 An Act providing for a donation check-off box on state tax returns for the Massachusetts Youth in Government program
HD2941 Relative to certified professional midwives
HD2943 For legislation to further regulate expenditures for mortgages from the Community Preservation Trust Fund
HD2984 Relative to pension benefits for widows
HD3074 That the Department of Public Health study the feasibility of absorbing oversight of “memory care” assisted living facilities and units in the Commonwealth
HD3158 For legislation to increase access to mental health services
HD3215 Relative to enhancing consumer protection and transparency under the social work licensing law
HD3229 An Act relative to the creation of the Commonwealth Technical Rescue Regions and Coordinating Council
HD3248 Relative to joint purchasing group committee membership
HD3258 An Act relative to eligibility to become a firefighter or police officer
HD3260 An Act prohibiting the obstruction of state highways
HD3296 For legislation to ensure charter school transparency and public accountability
HD3305 For legislation to ensure the payment of at least a living wage to all employees
HD3319 For legislation to require a minimum of ten years experience for a fire fighter to become chief of a fire department
HD3391 An Act providing for certain health insurance coverage
HD3405 For legislation to increase the annual stipend for members of the Commonwealth’s hazardous material response teams
HD3411 For legislation to establish a family and medical leave and temporary disability leave insurance program for employees
HD3482 For legislation to create a special commission studying cutting, welding and hot work processes regulated by the State Fire Code
HD3507 For legislation to establish safeguards and public protections for consumers conducting bank transactions at automated teller machines
HD3530 Relative to holding property owners accountable for recurring municipal public nuisance complaints

Personal Information

Profession: Legislator

Education & Public Service

  • Waltham Public Schools
  • Massachusetts Bay Community College (associate degree business administration)
  • Bentley College. B.S.
  • Suffolk University School of Management. M.P.A.
  • Massachusetts Municipal Association Fiscal Policy Committee
  • Waltham Democratic City Committee (past chairman)
  • Waltham City Councillor-at-Large (1997-present)
  • Mass. House (2001-present)
Ninth Middlesex, Consisting of Lincoln; Waltham: Wards 1, 2, 3, Ward 4: Precinct 1, Ward 5: Precinct 2, Ward 6: Precinct 1, Ward 7: Precinct 1