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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1H4892EngrossedAuthorizing the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to convey a certain parcel of land to the city of Newton
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2020-08-03
Enacted
#2S2876IntroducedFor legislationfor legislation relative to competition for specification of alternative types of culvert pipes, reports the accompanying Order (Senate, No. 2876).
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2020-07-31
#3H4924EngrossedTo promote the well-being of minor children living with guardians
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2020-08-03
#4S577IntroducedFor legislation to require prescription drug insurance providers to provide coverage for the expense of medically prescribed voice-synthesizers. Financial Services.
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2020-07-23
Ought NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10) and placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
#5H2974EngrossedFor legislation to designate portions of certain routes in the town of Agawam and on the Connecticut border as the George Washington memorial highway. Transportation.
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2020-07-24
#6S2500EngrossedSetting next-generation climate policy
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2020-07-31
Passed to be engrossed - 142 YEAS to 17 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 266)
#7H4891EngrossedAuthorizing the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to convey a certain parcel of land in the city of Chelsea
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2020-07-30
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#8S2829IntroducedRelative to Craft Brewers (Senate, No. 104),- reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2829).
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2020-07-23
Reprinted as amended, see S2841
#9H4514IntroducedThat the city of Boston be authorized to fund affordable housing through a fee on certain real estate transfers. Revenue. [Local Approval Received.]
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2020-07-30
#10S2584EngrossedSENATE, March 5, 2020 - The committee on Senate Ways and Means to whom was referred the Senate Bill authorizing the division of capital asset management and maintenance to convey certain parcels of land in the city of Salem (Senate, No. 1881), - repo...
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2020-07-31
Laid before the Governor
#11H1396IntroducedRelative to proceedings to petitions to remove guardians of minor children. The Judiciary.
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2020-07-31
New draft substituted, see H4924
#12S2822IntroducedSite Information & Links
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2020-07-13
See S2800
#13H4938IntroducedThat the town of Wellesley be authorized to continue employment of Jeffrey Peterson, a member of the fire department of said town. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
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2020-08-03
#14H4936IntroducedThat the city of Boston be authorized to grant additional licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises in said city. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
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2020-08-03
#15S1145IntroducedFor legislation to ensure access to addiction services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2020-07-30
Senate concurred
#16H4808VetoedHouse bill No. 4802, as amended and passed to be engrossed by the House. June 24, 2020.
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2020-07-27
Item 1599-1232 passed over veto - 127 YEAS to 31 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 236)
#17H4480IntroducedFor legislation to create a transportation excise tax to be levied on certain businesses. Revenue.
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2020-07-13
Recommitted to the committee on Revenue
#18S2823IntroducedSite Information & Links
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2020-07-13
See S2800
#19H1733IntroducedRelative to reducing emergency department boarding for patients in need of inpatient behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2020-07-20
#20S670IntroducedFor legislation to order a study on disparities in health care arising out of a change in marital status. Health Care Financing.
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2020-07-23
Ought NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10) and placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
#21S1288IntroducedFor legislation to establish a voluntary training program in best practices for the care of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Public Health.
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2020-07-23
Ought NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10) and placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
#22S2421EngrossedFor legislation to further defining the purposes of the affordable housing trust in the city of Somerville. Housing. [Local Approval Received.]
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2020-07-24
#23H4182IntroducedRelative to clean energy generation at the Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School
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2020-07-27
New draft substituted, see H4894
#24S2849IntroducedFor legislation to establish a special commission to scope a state grant or low interest loan program for properties prone to flooding. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.
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2020-07-28
#25H4893EngrossedProviding for a study of noise impacts from the confluence of Interstates 93 and 495
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2020-07-29
#26S1152IntroducedFor legislation to improve access to behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2020-07-30
Senate concurred
#27S2644IntroducedFor legislation to protect institutions of higher education that provide emergency aid in response to COVID-19. The Judiciary.
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2020-07-30
#28H4894IntroducedRelative to clean energy generation at the Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School
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2020-07-30
Amended by substitution of a bill with the same title, H4922
#29S2587IntroducedFor legislation relative to competition for specification of alternative types of culvert pipes. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
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2020-07-31
Accompanied a study order, see S2876
#30S2882IntroducedFor legislation relative to emergency paid sick time, reports recommending the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2882).
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2020-08-03
#31H4276IntroducedTo preserve the practice of including annual payments in lieu of vacation as regular compensation for current retirees and active retirement system members where such benefit existed as of May 2018
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2020-07-31
New draft substituted, see H4925
#32H4852EngrossedHouse bill No. 4841, as amended and passed to be engrossed by the House. July 9, 2020.
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2020-07-31
#33H4925EngrossedTo preserve the practice of including annual payments in lieu of vacation as regular compensation for current retirees and active retirement system members where such benefit existed as of May 2018
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2020-08-03
#34H605IntroducedRelative to the licensing and conduct of home care aid agencies. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#35H4883IntroducedFor legislation to establish homeowner protections due to COVID-19. Financial Services.
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2020-07-30
#36H4794IntroducedRelative to improving police officer standards and accountability and to improve training. Public Safety and Homeland Security.
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2020-07-20
#37H4123EngrossedBy Representative Sabadosa of Northampton and Senator Comerford, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Lindsay N. Sabadosa and Joanne M. Comerford that the commissioner of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance be authorized to convey cert...
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2020-07-06
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#38H4192IntroducedRelative to military family support and unemployment transformation
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2020-07-06
Accompanied a new draft, see H4840
#39S2441IntroducedFor legislation relative to ethics in organ transplants. The Judiciary.
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2020-07-06
Accompanied a study order, see S2803
#40S2741IntroducedFor legislation relative to summer courses at virtual schools. Education.
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2020-07-06
Accompanied a study order, see S2802
#41H4840IntroducedRelative to military family support and unemployment transformation
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2020-07-06
#42H611IntroducedRelative to regulatory oversight of home care services. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#43H601IntroducedRelative to home care. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#44H630IntroducedRelative to home care and enhanced community options programs. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#45H609IntroducedRelative to promoting the betterment of resident health and safety in long term care facilities. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#46S381IntroducedFor legislation to improve Massachusetts home care. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#47S376IntroducedFor legislation relative to the Nursing Home Quality Jobs Initiative. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#48H3830IntroducedRelative to regulating beds out of service at long term care facilities. Elder Affairs.
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2020-07-07
#49H4163IntroducedRelative to DCF legislative reporting reform
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2020-07-07
New draft substituted, see H4841
#50H4238IntroducedRelative to the information technology systems and capacities of the judiciary. The Judiciary.
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2020-07-07
Accompanied a new draft, see H4829
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