Massachusetts Representative Ruth Balser [D]

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MAS2525Intro
25%
For legislationfor legislation to advance and promote genocide education; of Michael S. Day and others relative to the establishment of a grant program for the education and prevention of hate crimes and incidences of bias in public schools; and of J...
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2021-10-21
New draft substituted, see S2557
MAS2557Engross
50%
Concerning genocide education
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2021-10-21
To House Ways and Means Committee
MAH897Intro
25%
Relative to the labeling of flushable wipes. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2021-10-20
[Hearing: Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm]
To Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
MAH130Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a comprehensive statewide policy concerning streaming entertainment services and the recovery of municipal costs for the management and maintenance of digital infrastructure. Advanced Information Technology, the Internet ...
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2021-10-18
[Hearing: Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Joint Advanced Information Technology, the Internet and Cybersecurity Committee
MAH2051Intro
25%
Relative to physician assistant non-competes. Labor and Workforce Development.
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2021-10-18
To Joint Health Care Financing Committee
MAH2504Intro
25%
Relative to prisoners in segregated confinement. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-10-14
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH2434Intro
25%
Relative to fire safety education in schools and colleges. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-10-14
To House Ways and Means Committee
MAH2481Intro
25%
For legislation to further amend the anti-shackling statute for incarcerated pregnant women. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-10-14
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH1267Intro
25%
Relative to providing access to health care services for all residents through a single payer Medicare for all health care financing system. Health Care Financing.
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2021-10-14
[Hearing: Oct 26 @ 11:00 am]
To Joint Health Care Financing Committee
MAH1041Intro
25%
Relative to mental health or substance use disorder insurance benefits. Financial Services.
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2021-10-14
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2484Intro
25%
For legislation to promote rehabilitation including guaranteed health, treatment and safety for incarcerated LGBTQI+ persons. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-10-14
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH3999PassPromoting student nutrition
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2021-10-14
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 62 of the Acts of 2021
MAH2480Intro
25%
For legislation to create uniform standards in use of force, increase transparency, and reduce harm in correctional facilities. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-10-14
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH3150Intro
25%
Relative to access to public records. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
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2021-10-13
[Hearing: Oct 26 @ 10:30 am]
To Joint State Administration and Regulatory Oversight Committee
MAS2481Engross
50%
Upgrading hen welfare and establishing uniform cage-free standards
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2021-10-13
Committee of conference appointed, in concurrence (Dykema-Cahill-Orrall)
MAH2723Intro
25%
Relative to working conditions for public higher education adjunct faculty. Public Service.
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2021-10-08
To Joint Public Service Committee
MAH675Intro
25%
Relative to addressing racial and cultural bias training in educator professional development. Education.
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2021-10-08
To Joint Education Committee
MAH1038Intro
25%
For legislation to prohibit benefit limits and exclusions for behavioral health disorders on certain disability insurance policies. Financial Services.
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2021-10-08
To Joint Financial Services Committee
MAH588Intro
25%
Relative to the ratio of school resource officers to mental and social emotional health support personnel in schools. Education.
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2021-10-08
To Joint Education Committee
MAH3549Intro
25%
For legislation to establish standardized analysis tools to be used to report crashes and incidents involving cyclists, other vulnerable users or pedestrians. Transportation.
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2021-10-07
To Joint Transportation Committee
MAH2225Intro
25%
For legislation to include psychologists in the definition of nursing practice. Public Health.
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2021-10-07
To Joint Public Health Committee
MAH3457Intro
25%
Relative to electric bicycles. Transportation.
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2021-10-07
To Joint Transportation Committee
MAH2382Intro
25%
For legislation to regulate certain support services by creating certification for substance use disorder recovery coaches. Public Health.
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2021-10-07
To Joint Public Health Committee
MAH3144Intro
25%
For legislation to establish an executive office of food resources and security. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
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2021-10-06
To Joint State Administration and Regulatory Oversight Committee
MAH1462Intro
25%
Relative to pretrial release and probation. The Judiciary.
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2021-10-06
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH1826Intro
25%
Relative to the age of criminal majority. The Judiciary.
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2021-10-06
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH4195Intro
25%
Relative to the governance, structure and care of veterans at veterans’ homes in the Commonwealth. Veterans and Federal Affairs.
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2021-10-06
To Joint Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee
MAH1971Intro
25%
Relative to determining the wage employers are required to pay tipped employees. Labor and Workforce Development.
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2021-10-05
To Joint Labor and Workforce Development Committee
MAH1436Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a statewide right to counsel program for evictions to promote housing stability and prevent homelessness. Housing.
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2021-10-05
To Joint Housing Committee
MAH906Intro
25%
Relative to safe drinking water in schools. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2021-10-05
To Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
MAS2470Intro
25%
For legislationfor legislation to further regulate the prevention of cruelty to farm animals, reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2470).
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2021-10-05
Amendment (as recommended by the committee on Senate Ways and Means) adopted
MAH973Intro
25%
Relative to establishing a food justice frontline providing compensated work involving food production, distribution, preparation, or delivery for food insecure residents. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2021-10-05
To Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
MAH967Intro
25%
For legislation to create local and community garden agriculture programs within the Department of Agricultural Resources. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2021-10-05
To Joint Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Committee
MAH2226Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a commission (including members of the General Court) to study the need to reduce salt and sugar content in meals served in restaurants, schools, and public spaces. Public Health.
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2021-10-01
To Joint Public Health Committee
MAH836Intro
25%
Relative to the voting rights of eligible incarcerated people. Election Laws.
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2021-10-01
To Joint Election Laws Committee
MAS1389Intro
25%
For legislation to improve food allergy awareness. Public Health.
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2021-10-01
To Joint Public Health Committee
MAH2348Intro
25%
For legislation to ban the use of certain chemicals in food packaging. Public Health.
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2021-10-01
To Joint Public Health Committee
MAH2543Intro
25%
Relative to primary enforcement of seatbelt violations. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-09-30
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH2515Intro
25%
Relative to establishing a primary seat belt law. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-09-30
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH2425Intro
25%
For legislation to require seat belts on school buses. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2021-09-30
To Joint Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
MAH3380Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a fund for the creation, acquisition, conservation and maintenance of public art and the creation of a public art commission. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development.
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2021-09-30
To Joint Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development Committee
MAH2066Intro
25%
Relative to ensuring access to addiction services to residents of secure facilities approved by the Department of Public Health or the Department of Mental Health. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2021-09-29
[Hearing: Nov 8 @ 1:00 pm]
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH1905Intro
25%
Relative to establishing a jail and prison construction moratorium. The Judiciary.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH1460Intro
25%
For legislation to require county and state correctional facilities to provide substance abuse services to certain inmates. The Judiciary.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH1828Intro
25%
Relative to the mental well-being of new mothers facing criminal charges. The Judiciary.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH1040Intro
25%
For legislation to require health care coverage for emergency psychiatric services. Financial Services.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Financial Services Committee
MAH1461Intro
25%
For legislation to establish the Department of Mental Health as the oversight agency for the mental health system within the state prison system. The Judiciary.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH1900Intro
25%
Relative to telephone service for inmates in correctional institutions. The Judiciary.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Judiciary Committee
MAH1136Intro
25%
Relative to health plan coverage for medically necessary mental health crisis stabilization services. Financial Services.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Financial Services Committee
MAH1797Intro
25%
Relative to parole and establishing a restorative justice program. The Judiciary.
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2021-09-28
To Joint Judiciary Committee
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