Massachusetts Senator Edward Kennedy [D]

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MAS491IntroFor legislation to respond to the threat of invasive species. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2020-01-16
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
MAS452IntroFor legislation relative to the proper disposal of miniatures. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2020-01-16
[Hearing: Jan 22 @ 11:00 am]
To Joint Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy Committee
MAH1781IntroFor legislation to provide for a local option for municipalities to assess fees on new developments to support the cost of expanded or upgraded water infrastructure. Municipalities and Regional Government.
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2020-01-13
Read second and ordered to a third reading
MAS2445IntroFor legislation to repeal Chapter 46 of the Acts of Two Thousand and Seventeen, wherein certain parcels of land in the city of Lowell were transferred for the construction of a high school. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Rece...
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2020-01-13
Bill reported favorably by committee and placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
MAH3734IntroRelative to motor vehicle registration plates and placards for certain disabled veterans. Transportation.
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2020-01-10
To Joint Transportation Committee
MAS1194IntroFor legislation to reform the distribution of unrestricted local aid . Municipalities and Regional Government.
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2020-01-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MAS1924IntroFor legislation to combat climate change. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
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2020-01-07
To Joint Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy Committee
MAS464IntroFor legislation relative to environmental justice and toxics reduction in the Commonwealth. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2019-12-30
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
MAS775IntroFor legislation relative to housing reform. Housing.
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2019-12-23
Accompanied a new draft, see S2443
MAS2443IntroFor legislation relative to housing reform. (Senate, No. 2443).
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2019-12-23
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
MAH4235IntroThat the town of Westford be authorized to rename the board of selectmen in said town to the select board. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2019-12-16
Read second and ordered to a third reading
MAS1401IntroFor legislation to protect the civil rights and safety of all Massachusetts residents. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2019-12-12
[Hearing: Jan 24 @ 11:00 am]

Hearing scheduled for 01/24/2020 from 11:00 AM-05:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium
MAH4234IntroThat the town of Westford be authorized to grant two additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises in said town. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
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2019-12-12
To Joint Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure Committee
MAS786IntroFor legislation to guarantee a tenant’s first right of refusal. Housing.
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2019-12-10
To Joint Housing Committee
MAS773IntroFor legislation to support affordable housing with a local option for a fee to be applied to certain real estate transactions. Housing.
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2019-12-10
To Joint Housing Committee
MAS1235IntroFor legislation relative to step therapy and patient safety. Public Health.
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2019-12-04
Accompanied a new draft, see S2433
MAH811IntroRelative to date labels on food packaging of products. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2019-12-02
To Joint Public Health Committee
MAS492IntroFor legislation to decrease food waste by standardizing the date labeling of food. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2019-12-02
To Joint Public Health Committee
MAS36IntroFor legislation to lift kids out of deep poverty. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-12-02
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
MAS48IntroFor legislation relative to an agricultural healthy incentives program. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-12-02
Accompanied a new draft, see S2426
MAS1192PassFor legislation relative to the town charter of Groton. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2019-11-21
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 121 of the Acts of 2019
MAH3750IntroThat the city of Lowell be authorized to transfer and have air rights over certain parcels of park and state land. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight. [Local Approval Received.]
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2019-11-19
Accompanied a new draft, see H4213
MAS263IntroFor legislation relative to student sex education. Education.
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2019-11-14
Accompanied a new draft, see S2399
MAS255IntroFor legislation to establish food allergy plans. Education.
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2019-11-14
Accompanied a new draft, see S2398
MAS16IntroBy Mr. Lewis, a petition of Jason M. Lewis, Mike Connolly, Jack Patrick Lewis, Julian Cyr and other members of the General Court for a legislative amendment to the Constitution to provide resources for education and transportation through an addition...
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2019-11-13
Joint session held and recessed to Wednesday, May 13, 2020
MAS1980IntroFor legislation to protect ratepayers from gas pipeline expansion costs. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
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2019-11-06
To Joint Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy Committee
MAS1967IntroFor legislation relative to natural gas safety and responsibility. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
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2019-11-06
To Joint Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy Committee
MAS965IntroFor legislation relative to the use of public transportation by jurors. The Judiciary.
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2019-11-05
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAS1386IntroFor legislation to improve data collection in the juvenile justice system. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2019-11-01
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAS636IntroFor legislation to authorize independent retirement boards to divest from fossil fuel companies. Financial Services.
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2019-10-31
To Joint Public Service Committee
MAH3694PassRelative to the terms of office for newly appointed cemetery commissioners in the town of Westford. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2019-10-31
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 100 of the Acts of 2019
MAS2303PassTo authorize the conveyance by lease or easement and change of use of conservation land in the town of Groton
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2019-10-31
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 99 of the Acts of 2019
MAH765IntroBy Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition of Carolyn C. Dykema and others for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of the financial and environmental impacts of disposal and end-of-life management of mattress...
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2019-10-30
Accompanied a new draft, see S2388
MAS495IntroFor legislation to provide for an investigation and study by a special commission relative to mattress recycling. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2019-10-30
Accompanied a new draft, see S2388
MAH374IntroFor legislation to authorize nonprofit organizations to apply for rail-trail construction project grants. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
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2019-10-29
To Joint Economic Development and Emerging Technologies Committee
MAS383IntroFor legislation to restore financial transparency in presidential elections. Election Laws.
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2019-10-29
To Joint Election Laws Committee
MAH992IntroRelative to the rates of reimbursement paid to providers within the carrier’s network. Financial Services.
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2019-10-22
To Joint Financial Services Committee
MAS535IntroFor legislation to maintain adequate water supplies through effective drought management. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2019-10-17
To Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
MAS500IntroFor legislation to ensure safe drinking water at schools and early childhood programs. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2019-10-17
To Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
MAS1671IntroFor legislation to ensure timely restitution payments to victims of crime. Revenue.
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2019-10-17
To Joint Revenue Committee
MAS1099IntroFor legislation relative to the creative economy. Labor and Workforce Development.
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2019-10-17
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
MAS1627IntroFor legislation relative to neighborhood stabilization and economic development. Revenue.
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2019-10-17
To Joint Revenue Committee
MAS1072IntroFor legislation to address workplace bullying, mobbing and harassment, without regard to protected class status. Labor and Workforce Development.
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2019-10-17
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
MAH2018IntroRelative to enhanced school safety. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2019-10-16
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH3727IntroFor legislation to further regulate the safety of mobile amusement equipment. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2019-10-16
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAS937IntroFor legislation relative to treatment, not imprisonment. The Judiciary.
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2019-10-15
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH2910IntroRelative to payments for cable services. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.
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2019-10-09
To Joint Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy Committee
MAH2681IntroFor legislation to require that government agencies make certain demographic data available to the public. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
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2019-10-08
To Joint State Administration and Regulatory Oversight Committee
MAS494IntroFor legislation to provide for an investigation and study of enhancing statewide recycling programs. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2019-10-07
To Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
MAS900IntroFor legislation relative to the expungement of records. The Judiciary.
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2019-10-03
To Joint Judiciary Committee
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