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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Senator Thomas P. Kennedy Democrat - Second Plymouth and Bristol

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SD.2052 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Michael D. Brady for legislation to clarify the headlight law as a non-surchargeable offense for insurance purposes. Transportation.
S.42 SD.2001 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 42) (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Michael D. Brady for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Marlo Carter, an employee of the Department of Correction. Public Service.
S.82 SD.219 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 82) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to provide for insurance coverage for vision screening for children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
S.162 SD.133 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 162) of Thomas P. Kennedy, Bradford R. Hill, David Paul Linsky, Carolyn C. Dykema and other members of the General Court for legislation to further regulate the continuing education requirements for certain real estate appraisers and trainees. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.163 SD.839 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 163) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to the expansion of certain school facilities. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.164 SD.846 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 164) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to further regulate radio frequency identification devices in the Commonwealth. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.165 SD.847 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 165) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to the inspection of power operated doors. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.166 SD.849 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 166) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to regulate advertisements and solicitations for time. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.167 SD.858 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 167) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to residential construction contracts. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
S.168 SD.862 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 168) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to require certain officials to be trained in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
H.338 HD.2319 By Representative Cronin of Easton and Senator Kennedy, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 338) of Claire D. Cronin, Thomas P. Kennedy and others relative to student safety. Education.
S.386 SD.795 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 386) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to ensure appropriate capital payment for nursing facilities. Election Laws.
S.437 SD.812 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 437) of Thomas P. Kennedy, Viriato M. deMacedo and Jason M. Lewis for legislation relative to sustainable water conservation practices. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
S.514 SD.155 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 514) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Ruth B. Balser for legislation to require reimbursement for the costs of providing competent interpreter services. Financial Services.
S.515 SD.221 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 515) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to require insurers to report malpractice claims or actions for optometrists. Financial Services.
S.516 SD.238 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 516) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to patient care access. Financial Services.
S.517 SD.850 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 517) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to disclosure of ATM fees. Financial Services.
S.518 SD.860 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 518) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to further define adverse determinations by insurers. Financial Services.
S.599 SD.212 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 599) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to personal responsibility in funding long term care. Health Care Financing.
S.600 SD.214 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 600) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to provide financial relief to long term care facilitiesrequired to obtain criminal offender record informationfor potential employees. Health Care Financing.
S.601 SD.240 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 601) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to provide for the privacy of information of submitted by medical staff. Health Care Financing.
S.602 SD.866 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 602) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to establish a hardship waiver for Medicaid beneficiaries. Health Care Financing.
S.852 SD.125 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 852) of Thomas P. Kennedy, Timothy J. Toomey, Jr., Michelle M. DuBois, Frank I. Smizik and others for legislation to amend the foreclosure statute to require judicial foreclosure. The Judiciary.
S.853 SD.243 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 853) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to improve medical decision making. The Judiciary.
S.854 SD.763 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 854) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to jury service. The Judiciary.
H.998 HD.1864 By Representative Hogan of Stow and Senator Kennedy, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 998) of Kate Hogan, Thomas P. Kennedy and others relative to strengthening the quality and efficiency of home health care services. Health Care Financing.
S.1044 SD.154 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1044) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Angelo M. Scaccia for legislation to further define medical necessity determinations. Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
S.1168 SD.157 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1168) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to modernize firm leadership structures. Public Health.
S.1169 SD.217 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1169) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to truth in advertising. Public Health.
S.1170 SD.322 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1170) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Louis L. Kafka for legislation to promote team based health care. Public Health.
S.1171 SD.791 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1171) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to encourage quality reviews and reduce costs in health care. Public Health.
S.1172 SD.798 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1172) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to podiatrists performing surgery. Public Health.
S.1173 SD.820 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1173) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to authorize the dispensing of compounded prescriptions for office and institutional settings without patient- specific prescriptions. Public Health.
S.1174 SD.853 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1174) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to the signing of death certificates. Public Health.
S.1175 SD.871 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1175) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to promote urinary incontinence health management. Public Health.
S.1176 SD.872 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1176) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to clarify the site assignment process. Public Health.
S.1278 SD.855 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 1278) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Louis L. Kafka to provide for investigating construction practices and their impact on firefighter deaths. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
S.1385 SD.675 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1385) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to credible service for school nurses. Public Service.
S.1386 SD.678 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1386) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to authorize certain public employees creditable retirement service in the armed forces. Public Service.
S.1387 SD.684 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1387) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to defining employees in group 2. Public Service.
S.1388 SD.687 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1388) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to the rights of firefighters and police officers. Public Service.
S.1389 SD.692 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1389) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to accrued sick time of certain state employees. Public Service.
S.1390 SD.702 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1390) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to Brockton school police. Public Service.
S.1391 SD.835 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1391) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to authorize the state board of retirement to grant creditable service to John A. Giannini. Public Service.
S.1392 SD.874 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1392) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to creditable service for school business administrators. Public Service.
S.1505 SD.279 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1505) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Frank I. Smizik for legislation to provide incentives for the purchase and use of alternative fuel vehicles. Revenue.
S.1506 SD.619 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1506) of Thomas P. Kennedy and William Smitty Pignatelli for legislation relative to the Gold Star tax abatement. Revenue.
S.1673 SD.760 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1673) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to expand the authority of the bureau of special investigations. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
S.1845 SD.103 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1845) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to motorcycle noise. Transportation.
S.1846 SD.218 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1846) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Alice Hanlon Peisch for legislation relative to the Save Our Children's Sight Fund. Transportation.
S.1847 SD.825 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1847) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to include mileage markers on hospital signs. Transportation.
S.1848 SD.1860 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1848) of Thomas P. Kennedy, Marjorie C. Decker, Paul McMurtry, Louis L. Kafka and others for legislation relative to child passenger safety. Transportation.
S.1953 SD.2120 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1953) of Thomas P. Kennedy and Brian A. Joyce (by vote of the town)for legislation to provide for recall elections in the town of East Bridgewater. Election Laws. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3250 HD.137 By Representative Brady of Brockton and Senator Kennedy, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3250) of Michael D. Brady, Thomas P. Kennedy and others (with the approval of the mayor and city council) that the city of Brockton be authorized to create a rent board for manufactured housing in said city. Housing. [Local Approval Received.]
H.3383 HD.1338 By Representative Cronin of Easton and Senator Kennedy, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3383) of Claire D. Cronin, Thomas P. Kennedy and others for legislation to establish fair and reasonable terms for providing diagnostic, service or repair information to independent vehicle repair providers. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.
* — indicates bill is by request.