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House of Representatives
 
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CALENDAR
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
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 [At eleven o’clock A.M.]
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ORDERS OF THE DAY.
 
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5. [H. 2388] Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Matthew Stuart, an employee of the Department of Children and Families (House, No. 2388). 3d. [03/21/13.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
11. [H. 718] Bill relative to the Charles River water quality commission (House, No. 718). 3d. [04/04/13.] [Gobi-Kafka.]
 
 
16. [S. 1757] Bill (S.) establishing a sick leave bank for Cheryl A. Cole, an employee of the Office of Medicaid (Senate, No. 1757). 3d. [04/08/13.] [Michlewitz-Coppinger.]
 
 
27. [H. 3324] Bill relative to the Community Preservation Committee in the town of Nantucket (House, No. 3324). 3d. [04/29/13.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
38. [H. 3355] Bill amending the charter of the town of Abington (House, No. 3355). 3d. [05/13/13.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
42. [H. 1880] Bill relative to the maintenance of private roads, beaches and amenities in municipalities (House, No. 1880). 3d. [05/23/13.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 983.]
 
 
52. [H. 2661] Bill to make a technical change to the Community Preservation Act (House, No. 2661). 3d. [06/06/13.] [Kaufman-Kafka.]
 
 
55. [S. 1521] Bill (S.) designating the month of May as Blue Star Mothers Month (Senate, No. 1521). 3d. [06/12/13.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
  90.  [H. 3563] Engrossed Bill relative to the storage of ethanol or a blending facility (see House, No. 3563). [Dempsey-Kafka.]
           [Being a printed copy of Section 81 contained in the engrossed Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2014 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements (see House, No. 3538), which had been returned by His Excellency the Governor with recommendation of amendment (for message, see House, No. 3566, Attachment H).]
          [Referred to the committee on Bills in the Third Reading – 07/15/13.]
 
 
  92.  [H. 3565] Engrossed Bill relative to the taxation of carbon-based fuels (see House, No. 3565). [Dempsey-Kafka.]
           [Being a printed copy of Section 207 contained in the engrossed Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2014 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements (see House, No. 3538), which had been returned by His Excellency the Governor with recommendation of amendment (for message, see House, No. 3566, Attachment J).]
          [Referred to the committee on Bills in the Third Reading – 07/15/13.]
 
 
97. [H. 3568] Bill relative to pesticide licensing and mosquito control (House, No. 3568). 3d. [07/18/13.] [Gobi-Dempsey-Kafka.] [New draft of House bill No. 757, changed.]
 
 
100. [H. 2268] Bill relative to the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (House, No. 2268). 3d. [07/18/13.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
105. [H. 130] Bill relative to school served food products (House, No. 130). 3d. [07/24/13.] [Khan-Kafka.]
 
 
109. [H. 2384] Bill to define further teacher for retirement purposes (House, No. 2384). 3d. [07/24/13.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
112. [H. 2295] Bill relative to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (House, No. 2295). 3d. [07/25/13.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
113. [H. 2582] Bill relative to tax exempt property (House, No. 2582, changed). 3d. [07/25/13.] [Kaufman-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 1333.]
         [Changed in line 62 by striking out the following: “XXXXX” and inserting in place thereof the figure, "20", and in line 75 by striking out the following: "23B of chapter 39" and inserting in place thereof the following: "20 of chapter 30A".]
 
 
107. [H. 2106] Bill relative to organ retention (House, No. 2106). 3d. [07/30/13.] [Sánchez-Kafka.] [Representatives Lyons of Andover and Orrall of Lakeville, of the committee on Public Health, dissent.]
 
 
111. [H. 3540] Bill relative to risk management services (House, No. 3540). 3d. [07/30/13.] [Costello-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 892.]
 
 
129. [S. 966] Bill (S.) authorizing the rent board of the town of Middleborough to impose fees for the employment of outside consultants (Senate, No. 966). 3d. [08/08/13.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
134. [H. 1873] Bill relative to handicap automobile licenses or placards (House, No. 1873). 3d. [08/15/13.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
135. [H. 1862] Bill supporting municipal fiscal stability through a special education stabilization fund (House, No. 1862). 3d. [08/22/13.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
147. [H. 3612] Bill regulating residential paving (House, No. 3612). 3d. [09/12/13.] [Scibak-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 238.]
 
 
152. [S. 1802] Bill (S.) authorizing the town of Falmouth to borrow money for the repayment of certain indebtedness (Senate, No. 1802). 3d. [09/25/13.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
174. [H. 2617] Bill relative to sales and excise tax exemptions for disabled veterans (House, No. 2617). 3d. [10/02/13.] [Kaufman-Kafka.] [Reported on House, Nos. 2709 and 2714.]
 
 
175. [H. 3645] Bill allowing disabled veterans and prisoners of war who lease motor vehicles to be exempt from excise tax (House, No. 3645). 3d. [10/02/13.] [Kaufman-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 2523.]
 
 
179. [H. 2475] Bill providing certain accidental disability retirement benefits for the widow of a former police officer of the city of Boston (House, No. 2475). 3d. [10/03/13.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.] [Senator Brownsberger of Belmont, of the committee on Public Service, dissents.]
 
 
183. [H. 2422] Bill relative to injured on duty benefits for environmental police officers (House, No. 2422, amended). 3d. [10/09/13.] [Michlewitz-Dempsey-Kafka.]
           [Amended by the House in line 1 by striking out the year “2010” and inserting in place thereof the year “2012”.]
 
 
191. [H. 550] Bill authorizing the establishment of senior citizen safety zones (House, No. 550). 3d. [10/16/13.] [O’Day-Kafka.]
 
 
192. [H. 3056] Bill designating a certain section of State Highway Route 2 in the city of Cambridge and town of Arlington as the James M. Gavin Memorial Highway (House, No. 3056). 3d. [10/16/13.] [Straus-Kafka.]
193. [H. 3064] Bill relative to year of manufacture registration plates (House, No. 3064). 3d. [10/16/13.] [Straus-Kafka.]
 
 
194. [H. 3093] Bill to clarify penalties for violations occurring while driving with a hardship license (House, No. 3093). 3d. [10/16/13.] [Straus-Kafka.]
 
 
195. [H. 3097] Bill relative to speed limits in historic districts (House, No. 3097). 3d. [10/16/13.] [Straus-Kafka.] [Representative Durant of Spencer, of the committee on Transportation, dissents.]
 
 
210. [H. 2774] Bill designating the last day of February as Rare Disease Day in the Commonwealth (House, No. 2774). 3d. [10/30/13.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
211. [H. 2880] Bill establishing School Bus Driver Day (House, No. 2880). 3d. [10/30/13.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
212. [H. 2881] Bill to designate shaken baby syndrome awareness week (House, No. 2881). 3d. [10/30/13.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
213. [H. 2882] Bill designating PANDAS/PANS Awareness Day (House, No. 2882). 3d. [10/30/13.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
214. [H. 3426] Bill relative to adult foster care (House, No. 3426). 3d. [10/30/13.] [Benson-Kafka.]
217. [S. 865] Bill (S.) relative to parental leave (Senate, No. 865, amended). 3d. [10/30/13.] [Conroy-Dempsey-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 1774.] [Representative Orrall of Lakeville, of the committee on Labor and Workforce Development, dissents.]
            [Amended by the Senate in section 1, in lines 11 and 12, by striking out the words “or for the placement of a child with an employee pursuant to a court order”.]
 
 
223. [S. 1815] Bill (S.) relative to the granting of an easement at Rea’s Pond Sewer Pump Station in the town of North Andover (Senate, No. 1815, amended). 3d. [11/06/13.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
        [Amended by the Senate in line 3 by striking out the word “to” and inserting in place thereof the word “shall”, and in line 4 by inserting after the word “selectmen” the words “on behalf of the town”.]  
 
 
225. [H. 3422] Bill to ensure elected representation (House, No. 3422). 3d. [11/06/13.] [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.]
 
 
231. [H. 3731] Bill relative to acceptable health service training for psychologists (House, No. 3731). 3d. [11/13/13.] [Malia-Benson-Kafka.] [New draft of House bill No. 1893.]
 
 
234. [H. 3675] Bill validating the results of the annual town meeting of the town of Ashland held on May 2, 2012 (printed in House, No. 3675). 3d. [11/13/13.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
250. [S. 935] Bill (S.) increasing the membership of the city of Lowell board of license commissioners from 3 to 5 members (Senate, No. 935). 3d. [11/25/13.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
251. [S. 317] Bill allowing citizens seventeen (17) years of age to vote in the city of Lowell municipal elections (printed as Senate, No. 317). 3d. [11/27/13.] [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
252. [H. 3779] Bill relative to retail licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages at continuing care retirement communities (House, No. 3779). 3d. [11/27/13.] [Scibak-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 253.]
 
 
256. [H. 1165] Bill to protect residential building lots (House, No. 1165). 3d. [12/16/13.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
257. [H. 1822] Bill relative to municipal use of insurance proceeds (House, No. 1822). 3d. [12/16/13.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
258. [H. 1839] Bill relative to regional stabilization funds (House, No. 1839, changed). 3d. [12/16/13.] [Peake-Kafka.]
        [Changed in line 10, and also in line 12, by striking out the figures “60” and inserting in place thereof, in each instance, the figures “180”.]
 
 
259. [S. 1926] Bill (S.) regulating the use of buprenorphine in opioid dependence treatment (Senate, No. 1926). 3d. [12/23/13.] [Malia-Benson-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 907.]
 
 
261. [H. 3778] Bill creating a maximum allowable check-cashing rate (House, No. 3778). 3d. [12/23/13.] [Scibak-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 223.]
 
 
263. [H. 365] Bill relative to regional school district leases (House, No. 365). 3d. [12/30/13.] [Peisch-Kafka.]
 
 
264. [H. 401] Bill relative to the powers and duties of a regional school district (House, No. 401). 3d. [12/30/13.] [Peisch-Kafka.]
 
 
265. [H. 3789] Bill establishing a regional school district planning committee (House, No. 3789). 3d. [12/30/13.] [Peisch-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 402.]
 
 
270. [H. 3805] Bill relative to the temporary release of persons under the care of the Department of Mental Health (House, No. 3805). 3d. [01/02/14.] [Malia-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 1802.]
 
 
271. [H. 3806] Bill relative to concussion prevention (House, No. 3806). 3d. [01/02/14.] [Sánchez-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 1023 and House, No. 1887.]
 
 
272. [H. 870] Bill relative to continuing education of insurance producers (House, No. 870). 3d. [01/09/14.] [Costello-Kafka.]
 
 
273. [H. 1857] Bill relative to streamlining municipal finance (House, No. 1857). 3d. [01/09/14.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
276. [S. 1395] Bill (S.) establishing the Scusset Beach state reservation trust fund and imposing a surcharge on certain fees charged for the use of Scusset Beach (Senate, No. 1395). 3d. [01/15/14.] [Kaufman-Dempsey-Kafka.]
 
 
278. [H. 616] Bill amending the preparation of certain ballots in the city of Boston (House, No. 616). 3d. [01/15/14.] [J. M. Murphy-Dempsey-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
293. [H. 3773] Bill relating to the issuance of temporary notes by cities, towns and districts (House, No. 3773). 3d. [01/30/14.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
304. [H. 1125] Bill to promote open space residential development (House, No. 1125). 3d. [02/12/14.] [Honan-Kafka.]
 
 
306. [H. 2836] Bill relative to the annual observance of Massachusetts Women’s Defense Corps Remembrance Day (House, No. 2836). 3d. [02/12/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
313. [H. 3459] Bill designating the song “14 Counties of Massachusetts” as the official county song of the Commonwealth (House, No. 3459). 3d. [02/12/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
314. [H. 3753] Bill designating the official seasoning of the Commonwealth (House, No. 3753). 3d. [02/12/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
317. [S. 1941] Bill (S.) further amending Chapter 654 of the Acts of 1975 (Senate, No. 1941, changed). 3d. [02/12/14.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 1940.] [Local Approval Received.]
         [Changed by the Senate by adding the following section (as changed by the Senate committee on Bills in the Third Reading):
               “SECTION 2. Section 8 of said chapter 654 is hereby amended by adding the following paragraph:—
                No application, which has been denied by the commission in the past 12 months, shall be approved unless the commission finds, by a 4/5 vote, specific and material changes in the conditions, which was the basis for the previous denial.  Public notice shall be given of the time and place of the meeting when the matter will be considered and the vote will be taken.”.]
 
 
322. [H. 3900] Bill [sic] sick leave bank for Marycatherin Paniss (House, No. 3900). 3d. [02/24/14.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
 
 
324. [H. 3908] Bill relative to operating agencies (House, No. 3908). 3d. [02/24/14.] [Kocot-Dempsey-Kafka.] [New draft of House bill No. 12.]
 
 
328. [H. 854] Bill relative to requiring insurance for taxicabs and commercial vehicles (House, No. 854). 3d. [02/26/14.] [Costello-Kafka.]
 
 
329. [H. 886] Bill relative to the anti-arson application for dwelling policies (House, No. 886). 3d. [02/26/14.] [Costello-Kafka.]
 
 
336. [S. 1968] Bill (S.) establishing a sick leave bank for Alexander Rodriguez, an employee of the Trial Court (Senate, No. 1968). 3d. [02/26/14.] [Markey-Kafka.]
 
 
339. [H. 3304] Bill relative to the retirement allowance of Derek Cook in the city of Springfield (House, No. 3304). 3d. [03/05/14.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
340. [H. 3525] Bill clarifying the term of appointment of non-civil service police officers (House, No. 3525). 3d. [03/05/14.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
341. [H. 3684] Bill relative to the issuance of secondhand dealers and pawnbrokers licenses in the city of Revere (House, No. 3684). 3d. [03/05/14.] [Scibak-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
342. [H. 3774] Bill designating a certain bridge in the city of Boston as the PFC Alvin Richard Gale memorial bridge (House, No. 3774). 3d. [03/05/14.] [Straus-Kafka.]
 
 
345. [H. 2822] Bill proclaiming May as Aviation Awareness Month (House, No. 2822). 3d. [03/12/14.]  [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
347. [H. 3879] Bill relative to a certain parcel of land in the Charlestown neighborhood of the city of Boston (House, No. 3879). 3d. [03/12/14.]  [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
350. [H. 3926] Bill relative to recovery (House, No. 3926). 3d. [03/12/14.]  [Keenan-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 1606 and House, Nos. 2958 and 2976.]
 
 
227. [H. 3760] Bill relative to strengthening campaign finance reporting requirements (House, No. 3760). Question on concurring with the Senate in its amendments. [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.]  [New draft of House bill No. 3719.]
         [Amended by the Senate in section 1 (as published) by striking out the following: “SECTION 1.”; and by striking out section 2.]       
         [Referred to the committee on Bills in the Third Reading – 03/17/14.]
 
 
355. [S. 2006] Bill (S.) authorizing the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to convey certain property at Northampton State Hospital (Senate, No. 2006). 3d. [03/25/14.] [Kocot-Dempsey-Kafka.] [New draft of Senate bill No. 1532.]
305. [H. 1771] Bill to provide incentives for productive workers compensation audits (House, No. 1771). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Conroy-Dempsey-Kafka.]
 
 
358. [S. 1962] Bill (S.) authorizing the city of Northampton to issue an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises (Senate, No. 1962, amended). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Scibak-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
         [Amended by the Senate in section 1, in lines 10 and 11, by striking out the following; “not in use for at least 6 consecutive months” and inserting in place thereof the words “no longer in use”.]        
 
 
359. [H. 2781] Bill relative to lottery compliance investigations (House, No. 2781). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
360. [H. 2813] Bill to establish Uncle Sam Day (House, No. 2813). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.] [Senator Keenan, of the committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight, dissents.]
 
 
361. [H. 2856] Bill setting apart the third Saturday of the month of October as Massachusetts Minutemen and Militia Day (House, No. 2856). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
362. [H. 2899] Bill designating the second week of May as Williams Syndrome Awareness Week (House, No. 2899). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
363. [H. 2901] Bill designating Inflammatory Breast Cancer Awareness Day (House, No. 2901). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
365. [H. 3262] Bill relative to novelty sparklers (House, No. 3262). 3d. [03/26/14.] [Naughton-Kafka.]
 
 
372. [H. 3946] Bill relative to licensing in the Commonwealth (House, No. 3946). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 3714.]
 
 
374. [S. 621] Bill (S.) relative to compliance of condominium associations (Senate, No. 621). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Honan-Kafka.]
 
 
375. [S. 1856] Bill (S.) providing for sewer commissioners in the town of Wareham (Senate, No. 1856). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
376. [S. 1964] Bill (S.) exempting certain positions in the police department of the town of Sandwich from the civil service law (Senate, No. 1964). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
378. [S. 1999] Bill (S.) authorizing the town of Oakham to continue the employment of Fire Chief Thomas Snay (Senate, No. 1999). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
379. [S. 2045] Bill (S.) relative to the University of Massachusetts Police Department (Senate, No. 2045). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Naughton-Kafka.] [New draft of Senate bill No. 1152.]
 
 
380. [H. 1852] Bill to ensure adequate care of animals in cities and towns (House, No. 1852, changed). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Peake-Kafka.]
         [Changed in section 2, in line 7, by inserting after the word “or” the words “knowingly and unjustifiably”.]
 
 
382. [H. 1989] Bill relative to death certificates (House, No. 1989). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Sánchez-Kafka.]
 
 
384. [H. 3457] Bill regarding advisory questions on ballots in the city of Newton (House, No. 3457). 3d. [04/03/14.] [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
385. [H. 3863] Bill authorizing the lease of air rights over a portion of a municipal off-street parking area - rear of the property located at 280-290 Harvard Street (House, No. 3863). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
387. [H. 3902] Bill relative to certain conservation land in the town of Duxbury (House, No. 3902). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
 
388. [H. 3925] Bill relative to distributed generation contracts (House, No. 3925). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Keenan-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 3802.]
 
 
390. [S. 2044] Bill (S.) authorizing the Department of Fish and Game to release a certain conservation restriction on certain property in exchange for acquiring a certain parcel of land in the town of Winchendon (Senate, No. 2044). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Kocot-Cabral-Dempsey-Kafka.] [New draft of Senate bill No. 1455.]
 
 
391. [H. 4004] Bill relative to Chapter 30B (House, No. 4004). 3d. [04/03/14.] [Kocot-Dempsey-Kafka.] [New draft of House bill No. 11.]
 
 
393. [H. 4035] Bill establishing the Nantucket mosquito control project (House, No. 4035). 3d. [04/07/14.] [Gobi-Dempsey-Kafka.] [New draft of House bill No. 760.]
 
 
415. [S. 2087] Bill (S.) establishing a sick leave bank for Maria Elaskar-Stack, an employee of the Department of Children and Families (Senate, No. 2087). 3d. [04/08/14.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.] [New draft of Senate bill No. 2062.]
 
 
397. [S. 1963] Bill (S.) designating June 14 as the birthday of the United States Army and June 9 as General Sylvanus Thayer Day (Senate, No. 1963). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
 
398. [S. 1991] Bill (S.) authorizing the temporary use of certain park lands in the city of Newton (Senate, No. 1991). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
399. [H. 1157] Bill creating smoke free elderly housing units in the Commonwealth (House, No. 1157). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Honan-Kafka.]
 
 
402. [H. 1861] Bill extending municipal bonding terms for local infrastructure development programs (House, No. 1861). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
403. [H. 2812] Bill designating Cyrus E. Dallin as the official sculptor of the Commonwealth (House, No. 2812). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
404. [H. 2814] Bill to designate Narcolepsy Awareness Day (House, No. 2814). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
405. [H. 2862] Bill designating the gingham as the official textile of Massachusetts (House, No. 2862). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
406. [H. 2865] Bill officially making the month of March multiple system atrophy awareness month (House, No. 2865). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
407. [H. 2895] Bill relative to the annual observance of Green Up Day (House, No. 2895). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
408. [H. 2905] Bill designating Rex Trailer as the official cowboy of the Commonwealth (House, No. 2905). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
409. [H. 3478] Bill providing for the term of office of the City Council in the city of Springfield (House, No. 3478). 3d. [04/10/14.] [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
411. [H. 3696] Bill filling vacancies in ward seats of the city council by special election in the city of Springfield (House, No. 3696). 3d. [04/10/14.] [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
412. [H. 3766] Bill providing for burial benefits under the workers' compensation act (House, No. 3766, amended). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Conroy-Dempsey-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 866 and House, No. 1698.]
        [Amended by the House by striking out section 1 and inserting in place thereof the following section: 
     “SECTION 1. Section 33 of chapter 152 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2012 Official Edition,  is hereby amended by striking out, in line 2, the words “four thousand dollars” and inserting in place thereof the following words:- 8 times the average weekly wage in the commonwealth as determined pursuant to subsection (a) of section 29 of chapter 151A.”.]
 
 
413. [H. 3875] Bill amending Chapter 656 of the Acts of 1989 in the city of Springfield (House, No. 3875). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
414. [H. 3935] Bill relative to a certain parcel of land in the town of Stow (House, No. 3935). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Gobi-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
416. [H. 3982] Bill providing the terms of certain bonds encouraging the improvement, expansion and development of military installations in the Commonwealth (printed in House, No. 3982). 3d. [04/10/14.] [Cabral-Dempsey-Kafka.] [Bond Issue: $177,000,000.00.]
 
 
417. [S. 2067] Bill (S.) establishing a sick leave bank for Michael J. Donoghue, an employee of the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office (Senate, No. 2067). 3d. [04/14/14.] [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
418. [H. 4047] Bill relative to assisting individuals with autism and other intellectual or developmental disabilities (House, No. 4047). 3d. [04/15/14.] [Kocot-Binienda-Dempsey-Kafka.] [New draft of House bill No. 3777.]
 
 
108. [H. 2352] Bill relative to protecting the rights of custodial and other non teaching employees of school districts (House, No. 2352). 2d. [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
207. [H. 1758] Bill making discrimination on the basis of height and weight unlawful (House, No. 1758). 2d. [Conroy-Kafka.] [Representative Orrall of Lakeville, of the committee on Labor and Workforce Development, dissents.]
 
 
 
230. [H. 1805] Bill relative to creating a community based flexible supports oversight commission (House, No. 1805, changed). 2d. [Malia-Benson-Kafka.]
        [Changed in section 4, in line 59, by striking out the words “The Chair of Provider Group or their designee” and inserting in place thereof the words “A representative of the Association of Behavioral Healthcare”.]  
        [The committee on Health Care Financing recommends that the bill be amended by substitution of a Bill relative to creating a community based flexible supports oversight commission (House, No. 3710).]  
 
 
281. [H. 1826] Bill relative to the tethering of dogs outside (House, No. 1826). 2d. [Peake-Kafka.] [Reported on Senate, No. 952 and House, No. 1840.]
 
 
282. [H. 1843] Bill to ensure adequate handicapped parking (House, No. 1843). 2d. [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
330. [H. 949] Bill relative to encouraging volunteerism for non-profit organizations providing transportation options for seniors (House, No. 949). 2d. [Costello-Kafka.]
 
 
331. [H. 1153] Bill relative to promoting local housing initiatives for economically diverse households (House, No. 1153). 2d. [Honan-Kafka.]
 
 
332. [H. 2222] Bill relative to sons and daughters of corrections officers (House, No. 2222). 2d. [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
369. [H. 3892] Bill relative to junior operator's licenses (House, No. 3892). 2d. [Straus-Kafka.]
 
 
371. [H. 3944] Bill relative to limited liability companies (House, No. 3944). 2d. [Kocot-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 2794.]
 
 
381. [H. 1869] Bill relative to vacant and abandoned property in the Commonwealth (House, No. 1869). 2d. [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
389. [H. 3950] Bill relative to expanding resource efficiency in the Commonwealth (House, No. 3950). 2d. [Keenan-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 807.]
 
 
395. [S. 1255] Bill relative to sons and daughters of corrections officers (printed as Senate, No. 1255). 2d. [Michlewitz-Kafka.]
 
 
400. [H. 1696] Bill relative to overtime for garagemen (House, No. 1696). 2d. [Conroy-Kafka.]
 
 
401. [H. 1766] Bill addressing workplace bullying, mobbing, and harassment, without regard to protected class status (House, No. 1766). 2d. [Conroy-Kafka.]
 
 
410. [H. 3573] Bill designating the song “Roadrunner” as the official rock song of the Commonwealth (House, No. 3573). 2d. [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
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419. [S. 2005] Bill (S.) establishing a charter for the town of Wrentham (Senate, No. 2005). 2d. [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
420. [H. 162] Bill relative to planning boards' approval of subdivision plans (House, No. 162). 2d. [Chan-Kafka.]
 
 
421. [H. 612] Bill regarding decennial division of wards and precincts in the city of Boston (House, No. 612). 2d. [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
422. [H. 631] Bill relative to specially qualified voters (House, No. 631). 2d. [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.]
 
 
423. [H. 632] Bill relative to absentee voting (House, No. 632). 2d. [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.]
 
 
424. [H. 633] Bill relative to voter registration for program participants (House, No. 633). 2d. [J. M. Murphy-Kafka.]
 
 
425. [H. 1136] Bill relative to the Massachusetts Housing Authority (House, No. 1136). 2d. [Honan-Kafka.]
 
 
426. [H. 1704] Bill relative to the workers’ compensation exclusion for business owners (House, No. 1704). 2d. [Conroy-Kafka.]
 
 
427. [H. 1730] Bill related to personnel records (House, No. 1730). 2d. [Conroy-Kafka.]
428. [H. 1830] Bill authorizing municipal use of the prudent investor standards (House, No. 1830). 2d. [Peake-Kafka.]
 
 
429. [H. 1890] Bill protecting the health and safety of people in restaurants (House, No. 1890). 2d. [Sánchez-Kafka.]
 
 
430. [H. 2026] Bill making technical changes regarding the use of lead-based materials in dwellings (House, No. 2026). 2d  [Sánchez-Kafka.]
 
 
431. [H. 2519] Bill providing for an exemption for certain paraplegic veterans (House, No. 2519). 2d. [Kaufman-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 2564.]
 
 
432. [H. 2693] Bill relative to property tax exemptions for rental properties in the town of Truro restricted as affordable housing (House, No. 2693). 2d. [Kaufman-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
433. [H. 2891] Bill relative to the flying of the flag of the Commonwealth at half staff on state buildings and installations (House, No. 2891). 2d. [Kocot-Kafka.]
 
 
434. [H. 3745] Bill relative to farmers’ markets (House, No. 3745). 2d. [Gobi-Kafka.]
 
 
 
435. [H. 3797] Bill authorizing the town of Dudley to grant property tax abatements to resident National Guardsmen and reservists who are serving on active duty in a foreign country (House, No. 3797). 2d. [Basile-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
436. [H. 3869] Bill relative to the assessment of betterments for improvements to private ways in the town of Harwich (printed in House, No. 3869). 2d. [Kaufman-Kafka.]
 
 
437. [H. 3915] Bill relative to the term of  mayor of the city of Salem (House, No. 3915). 2d. [Peake-Kafka.] [Local Approval Received.]
 
 
438. [H. 3970] Bill relative to tax abatements for disabled veterans (House, No. 3970). 2d. [Kaufman-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 2540.]
 
 
439. [H. 4011] Bill relative to the dismissal of teachers (House, No. 4011). 2d. [Peisch-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 340.]
 
 
440. [H. 4021] Bill regarding regulation of directory assistance (House, No. 4021). 2d. [Keenan-Kafka.] [Reported on House, No. 2966.] [Senator Pacheco, of the committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy, dissents]. 
 
 

 

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