MA H1416 | 2019-2020 | 191st General Court

Note: Legislation replaced by H4689


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 90-12)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-05-06 - Accompanied a new draft, see H4689
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Relative to providing protections for health care employees who are victims of violence or assault and battery. The Judiciary.

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Requiring health care employers to develop and implement programs to prevent workplace violence


Rep. Denise Garlick [D]Rep. Kimberly Ferguson [R]Rep. Brian Ashe [D]Rep. Bruce Ayers [D]
Rep. Ruth Balser [D]Rep. Christine Barber [D]Rep. Fred Barrows [R]Rep. David Biele [D]
Rep. Paul Brodeur [D]Rep. Antonio Cabral [D]Rep. Peter Capano [D]Rep. Gerard Cassidy [D]
Rep. Tackey Chan [D]Rep. Mike Connolly [D]Rep. Edward Coppinger [D]Rep. William Crocker [R]
Rep. Daniel Cullinane [D]Rep. Mark Cusack [D]Rep. Josh Cutler [D]Rep. Angelo D'Emilia [R]
Rep. Michael Day [D]Rep. Marjorie Decker [D]Rep. Daniel Donahue [D]Rep. Shawn Dooley [R]
Rep. Michelle Dubois [D]Rep. Carolyn Dykema [D]Rep. Nika Elugardo [D]Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier [D]
Rep. Dylan Fernandes [D]Rep. Sean Garballey [D]Rep. Colleen Garry [D]Rep. Carmine Gentile [D]
Rep. Susan Gifford [R]Rep. Thomas Golden [D]Rep. Carlos Gonzalez [D]Rep. Kenneth Gordon [D]
Rep. Tami Gouveia [D]Rep. Danielle Gregoire [D]Rep. Patricia Haddad [D]Rep. James Hawkins [D]
Rep. Stephan Hay [D]Rep. Jonathan Hecht [D]Rep. Natalie Higgins [D]Rep. Kate Hogan [D]
Rep. Kevin Honan [D]Rep. Louis Kafka [D]Rep. Hannah Kane [R]Rep. Patrick Kearney [D]
Rep. Mary Keefe [D]Rep. Kay Khan [D]Rep. Kathleen LaNatra [D]Rep. John Lawn [D]
Rep. David LeBoeuf [D]Rep. Jack Lewis [D]Rep. David Linsky [D]Rep. Jay Livingstone [D]
Rep. Adrian Madaro [D]Rep. John Mahoney [D]Rep. Elizabeth Malia [D]Rep. Paul Mark [D]
Rep. Joseph McGonagle [D]Rep. Paul McMurtry [D]Rep. Joan Meschino [D]Rep. Christina Minicucci [D]
Rep. Rady Mom [D]Rep. Mathew Muratore [R]Rep. James Murphy [D]Rep. Brian Murray [D]
Rep. David Nangle [D]Rep. Harold Naughton [D]Rep. Tram Nguyen [D]Rep. Sarah Peake [D]
Rep. Elizabeth Poirier [R]Rep. Denise Provost [D]Rep. Angelo Puppolo [D]Rep. David Robertson [D]
Rep. David Rogers [D]Rep. John Rogers [D]Rep. Daniel Ryan [D]Rep. Lindsay Sabadosa [D]
Rep. Jon Santiago [D]Rep. Alan Silvia [D]Rep. Thomas Stanley [D]Rep. Jose Tosado [D]
Rep. Steven Ultrino [D]Rep. Aaron Vega [D]Rep. John Velis [D]Rep. Roselee Vincent [D]
Rep. Thomas Walsh [D]Rep. Timothy Whelan [R]Rep. Susannah Whipps Lee [R]Rep. Jonathan Zlotnik [D]
Sen. Walter Timilty [D]Sen. Patrick O'Connor [R]Sen. Diana DiZoglio [D]Sen. Michael Brady [D]
Sen. James Eldridge [D]Sen. Marc Pacheco [D]Sen. Rebecca Rausch [D]Sen. Julian Cyr [D]
Sen. Paul Feeney [D]Sen. Jason Lewis [D]


2020-05-06HouseAccompanied a new draft, see H4689
2020-02-13SenateSenate concurred
2020-02-05HouseReporting date extended to Friday May 1, 2020, pending concurrence
2019-07-16JointHearing scheduled for 07/18/2019 from 09:00 AM-11:00 AM in B-1
2019-07-12SenateSenate concurred
2019-07-10HouseDischarged to the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security
2019-01-22SenateSenate concurred
2019-01-22HouseReferred to the Joint Committee on The Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

H1656 (Similar To) 2020-02-27 - Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means
H618 (Similar To) 2020-04-06 - Reporting date extended to Wednesday July 1, 2020, pending concurrence
S1093 (Similar To) 2020-02-06 - House concurred
S1427 (Similar To) 2020-02-06 - House concurred
H1976 (Similar To) 2020-05-06 - Accompanied a new draft, see H4689
H4689 (Replaced by) 2020-05-06 - Reported favorably by committee and referred to the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing

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