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#1S2661PassedFor legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Richard G. Perry, an employee of the Department of Conservation and Recreation. Public Service.
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2018-10-31
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 282 of the Acts of 2018
#2H4952IntroducedThat the town of Berlin be authorized to establish a board of selectmen-town administrator form of government in said town. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-19
Read second and ordered to a third reading
#3H4914EngrossedThat the city of Chicopee be authorized to establish a water and sewer department in said city. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-10-22
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#4H4703PassedThat the town of Williamsburg be authorized to continue the employment of Alan Everett and Robert Lapointe, members of the fire department of said town. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-02
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 287 of the Acts of 2018
#5H4848PassedRegarding the use of inserts to accompany municipal property tax bills in the city of Medford
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2018-11-02
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 288 of the Acts of 2018
#6H4928PassedRelative to a certain retirement benefit to be paid to the surviving spouse of fallen officer, Michael Chesna, of the Weymouth Police Department
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2018-11-02
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 289 of the Acts of 2018
#7H4746PassedRelative to the financial condition of the Pioneer Valley Regional School District. Education.
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2018-11-08
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 295 of the Acts of 2018
#8H4878EngrossedAuthorizing the town of Hatfield to grant an additional off-premises license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages.
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2018-10-29
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#9H4483IntroducedRelative to the charter of the city known as the town of Greenfield. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-10-22
Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting therefor a new draft, see H4936
#10H4937IntroducedRelative to the Lancaster sewer district
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2018-10-22
See H3217
#11H2602IntroducedRelative to relief from joint and several liabilities on joint tax returns. Revenue.
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2018-10-25
New draft substituted, see H4942
#12H4102IntroducedRelative to revisions to the charter of the city of Melrose. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-10-25
Enacted
#13H4904EngrossedFor legislation to designate a certain bridge in the town of West Boylston as the United States Army Specialist Kyle A. Little memorial bridge. Transportation.
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2018-10-25
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#14H4921EngrossedRelative to the health insurance and other benefits in the town of East Brookfield
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2018-10-25
#15S1720IntroducedFor legislation relative to sleep deprivation avoidance and promotion of good sleeping practices. State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.
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2018-10-29
Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
#16H4231IntroducedMaking appropriations for the fiscal year 2018 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects
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2018-10-29
Reported, in part, by H4946
#17H4942EngrossedRelative to innocent spouses
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2018-10-29
#18H4950IntroducedMaking appropriations for fiscal year 2019 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects
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2018-10-29
#19H4938IntroducedSection 20 contained in the engrossed Bill making appropriations for fiscal year 2018 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects (see House, No. 4930, amended), which had been returned b...
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2018-10-29
Amendment adopted
#20H4941IntroducedMessage from His Excellency the Governor returning with recommendations of amendments to sections 20, 38, 59 and 60 contained in the engrossed Bill making appropriations for fiscal year 2018 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriation...
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2018-10-29
See H4930
#21H4946PassedMaking appropriations for the fiscal year 2018 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects.
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2018-10-29
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 277 of the Acts of 2018
#22H4719PassedRelative to disability retirement benefits for certain public safety personnel in the city of Quincy. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-10-31
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 284 of the Acts of 2018
#23H4847EnrolledRelative to raising the income threshold for senior real property tax deferments in the town of Brookline
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2018-11-01
Enacted and laid before the Governor
#24H4945EngrossedFor legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Katelyn Giliberti, an employee of the Department of Public Health. Public Service.
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2018-11-05
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#25H4944EngrossedFor legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Lawrence Jordan, an employee of the Department of Transportation. Public Service.
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2018-11-05
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#26H4619EngrossedRelative to the affordable housing trust fund of the town of Brewster. Housing. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-08
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#27H4660PassedRelative to a real property exemption for disabled persons in the Town of Westford
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2018-11-08
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 292 of the Acts of 2018
#28S2665PassedValidating certain proceedings of the town of Concord
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2018-11-08
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 290 of the Acts of 2018
#29H4924IntroducedRelative to special police officers in the city of Leominster. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-08
#30H4943EngrossedFor legislation to establish a sick bank for Yin Yu-Wong, an employee of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission. Public Service.
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2018-11-08
Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
#31H4955IntroducedAuthorizing the town of Hanover to grant abatement of real estate taxes to certain surviving spouse
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2018-11-08
#32H4956IntroducedAuthorizing the town of Harwich to issue three additional liquor licenses.
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2018-11-08
Read second and ordered to a third reading
#33H3898EnrolledThat the town of Dennis be authorized to establish a solid waste and recycling capital improvement fund. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-13
Enacted and laid before the Governor
#34H4569EnrolledFor legislation to designate a certain bridge in the town of Burlington as the Lance Corporal Gregory E. MacDonald memorial bridge. Transportation.
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2018-11-13
Enacted and laid before the Governor
#35H4616EnrolledFor legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Keri Volk, an employee of the Department of Correction. Public Service.
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2018-11-13
Re-enacted and again laid before the Governor
#36S2596EngrossedFor legislation to authorize the town of Berkley to grant an additional license for the sale of alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-13
Read second and ordered to a third reading
#37S209IntroducedFor legislation relative to the Springfield Technology Park. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
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2018-11-15
New draft substituted, see S2674
#38S2586EngrossedFor legislation to authorize the Town of Hardwick to continue the employment of fire chief Raymond Walker. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-15
Read second and ordered to a third reading
#39H4957IntroducedFor legislation to establish a sick leave bank for John Taylor Woodward, an employee of the Hampshire County Sheriff's Department. Public Service.
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2018-11-15
Read second and ordered to a third reading
#40H4934IntroducedFor legislation to establish a student loan forgiveness program within the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority. Higher Education.
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2018-11-19
Accompanied a study order, see H4970
#41H4972IntroducedBy Representative Vincent of Revere and Senator Boncore, a joint petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of RoseLee Vincent and Joseph A. Boncore that the Department of Conservation and Recreation be authorized to place a plaque at the McCarthy Pavilion ...
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2018-11-19
#42H4970IntroducedEstablishing a state program to pay for federal student loan forgiveness
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2018-11-19
#43H4621PassedAuthorizing the city of Marlborough to grant additional licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises.
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2018-11-20
Signed by the Governor, Chapter 306 of the Acts of 2018
#44H4954EngrossedFor legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Charde Christophe, an employee of the Department of Youth Services. Public Service.
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2018-11-21
Read third (title changed) and passed to be engrossed
#45H4976IntroducedRelative to the charter of the town of Ashland. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-21
#46H4977IntroducedRelative to health insurance benefits for certain retirees in the town of Pembroke. Public Service. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-21
#47H4975IntroducedThat the town of Ashland be authorized to create an economic development funding program within said town. Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
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2018-11-21
#48H4979IntroducedTo ensure the safety and soundness of the Commonwealth’s natural gas infrastructure
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2018-11-21
#49H4978IntroducedThat the town of Westford be authorized to establish a means tested senior citizen property tax exemption in said town. Revenue. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-21
#50S2675IntroducedFor legislation to establish a selectmen-administrator form of government for the town of Newbury. Municipalities and Regional Government. [Local Approval Received.]
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2018-11-21
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