Bills Pending Massachusetts Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee

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MAH4732IntroBy Ms. Domb of Amherst, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Mindy Domb and others that the Department of Transitional Assistance be authorized to administer a $50,000,000 local food access emergency fund to provide financial assistance to food p...
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2020-05-29
[Hearing: Jun 5 @ 3:00 pm]
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH174IntroFor legislation to establish a pilot program to mitigate cliff effects for low-income individuals or families that are working and receiving public assistance. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-04-30
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS57IntroFor legislation relative to public assistance for working families and the creation of a pilot program to address the impacts of the cliff effect. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-04-30
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH139IntroRelative to the adjudication or determination of parentage. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-04-30
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS77IntroFor legislation relative to parentage to promote children's security. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-04-30
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH147IntroFor legislation relative to the placement of foster children with their siblings. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-03-23
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS44IntroFor legislation to promote financial stability and asset development. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-03-23
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS42IntroFor legislation to provide guidelines for home visiting programs. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-03-23
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS76IntroFor legislation relative to the safety, dignity, and civil rights of persons experiencing homelessness. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2020-03-23
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS816IntroFor legislation to provide a bill of rights for people experiencing homelessness. Housing.
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2020-03-23
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS784IntroFor legislation to create a bill of rights for people experiencing homelessness. Housing.
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2020-03-23
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS43IntroFor legislation to establish a special commission on two-generation approaches to childhood education. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-10-31
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH152IntroRelative to the use of direct cash assistance funds held on an electronic benefit transfer card or access device in a state other than the Commonwealth or a bordering state. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-10-31
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS38IntroFor legislation to promote asset building for low income residents. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-10-31
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH165IntroFor legislation to authorize the Executive Office of Health and Human Services to conduct a feasibility study relative to establishing a fairness rule that would provide a more equitable distribution of nonprofit group homes throughout the Commonweal...
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2019-10-08
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH143IntroRelative to eligibility for certain entitlement programs. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-10-08
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS49IntroFor legislation relative to funeral expenses of indigent persons. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-10-08
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH129IntroRelative to definitions of child care centers and school-aged child care programs. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-08-26
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH132IntroRelative to at-risk children and their proper placement. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-08-26
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH123IntroFor legislation to prohibit the use of procedures which cause physical pain or deny a reasonable humane existence to persons with disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-08-26
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH157IntroRelative to the reporting of foster parents found not to be responsible for abuse or neglect of children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-06-21
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH91IntroRelative to certain foster children being provided smart phones to assure additional oversight and protection. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-06-21
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH119IntroFor legislation to further regulate public transparency in child serving organizations. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-06-21
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS31IntroFor legislation to provide for coordinated data and assistance to address family homelessness. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-06-13
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH153IntroRelative to granting provisional social worker licenses under an alternative method of examining competency. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-06-11
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAS52IntroFor legislation relative to eligibility for disability services. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-06-11
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH99IntroFor legislation to support the transition to adult services for persons with disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-06-11
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH116IntroFor legislation to establish a special task force (including members of the General Court) to review and report on the economic impact of welfare reform in the Commonwealth. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-05-14
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH151IntroRelative to criminal background checks for employees of the Department of Children and Families. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-05-14
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH164IntroRelative to human service coordinator caseload ratios established by the Department of Developmental Services. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-05-14
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH95IntroFor legislation to provide for insurance coverage for vision screening for children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-05-14
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH156IntroBy Mr. O'Day of West Boylston, a petition of James J. O'Day that the Executive Office of Health and Human Services provide critical training and continuing education for human service workers. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-05-14
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH125IntroRelative to establishing an independent office of quality assurance for persons with developmental disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-04-12
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
MAH90IntroFor legislation to establish additional mandated reporters for the purposes of the protection and care of children. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-03-12
To Joint Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Committee
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