John H. Rogers Representative

D Norwood
John H. Rogers


State House
Room 162
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: 617-722-2092
Fax: 617-722-2347
Bill Docket Bill Title
HD45 Relative to the modernization of optometric patient care
HD93 Relative to criminal offender record information
HD148 Relative to health care proxies
SD159 For legislation relative to home modifications for seniors.
HD286 Relative to the payment and preservation of beds in nursing home facilities for recipients of MassHealth benefits
HD357 Relative to data derived from technology used for toll collections
HD369 An Act establishing the genetic engineering transparency food and seed labeling act
HD387 Relative to transparency in private utility construction contracts
HD451 Relative to the sanctity of collective bargaining agreements with non-commissioned officers of the Department of State Police
HD486 For legislation to require judicial review of foreclosures on residential mortgages
HD492 Relative to cemetery and crematory inspections and penalties
HD554 Relative to establishing a department of environmental protection appeals board
HD567 For legislation to increase the Commonwealth's compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
HD613 Relative to angel investor tax credits
HD667 Relative to Medicare savings programs eligibility
HD670 Relative to Medicaid expansion
HD678 Relative to the maximum number of patients assigned to a registered nurses or hospital care attendants
HD706 Relative to the availability of prescription medication during an emergency
HD735 For legislation to authorize the Department of Telecommunications and Cable and the Department of Public Utilities to regulate the use of double utility poles
SD753 For legislation relative to police pursuits in the Commonwealth
HD763 Relative to health clubs and the use and deployment of defibrillators
SD765 For legislation relative to the compostion of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
HD838 For legislation to prohibit mandatory polygraph testing for persons applying to become police officers
SD882 For legislation relative to regional school district capital project funding
HD1006 Relative to Title V income tax credit reform of financial aid for homeowners who have incurred costs for the repair or replacement of failed septic systems
HD1112 That certain health facilities be directed to establish a "safe patient handling policy", so-called
HD1149 Relative to the commission paid to licensed lottery sales agents
HD1230 Relative to abusive or hostile work environments
HD1262 Relative to information provided to women seeking abortions
SD1279 For legislation to reduce unwanted communication from creditors to protect the peace and privacy of residents
HD1283 For legislation to prohibit abortions solely on account of the sex of the unborn child
HD1356 For legislation to authorize school districts to establish a reserve fund for certain special education and transportation costs
HD1370 For legislation to strengthen the enforcement of certain dog laws
HD1375 Relative to motor vehicle opeators leaving the scene of a collision
SD1436 For legislation to create a rights of victims of sexual assault task force.
SD1441 For legislation to stabilize the commonwealth’s nursing facilities.
HD1446 For legislation to establish a home visiting program to provide culturally sensitive services to eligible parents, infants and children
HD1450 Relative to the jurisdiction of the courts within the Housing Court Department
HD1588 For legislation to increase the personal care allowance of residents of long-term care facilities
HD1594 For legislation to prohibit partial birth abortions
HD1657 Relative to buffer zones on land under the agricultural restriction program
HD1684 An Act related to unfunded mandates on public schools
HD1785 Relative to small brewers of alcoholic beverages
HD1796 Relative to improving the apprehension of drunk drivers and other law violators
HD1813 Relative to energy efficiency funds generated by municipal light plants
HD1846 For legislation to regulate sex offender registration in the 21st century
HD1849 For legislation relative to juvenile intimidation of witnesses, jurors and persons furnishing information in connection with criminal proceedings
HD1935 For legislation to prevent trafficking in ivory and rhino horns
HD2070 For legislation to establish a task force to identify and review state laws, regulations, and administrative directives that prescribe requirements for school districts
HD2089 For legislation to promote the use of restorative justice practices
HD2126 Relative to protecting puppies and kittens
HD2349 Relative to the estate tax code
HD2368 Relative to access to child and adolescent mental health services
HD2408 Relative to the penalties for the crime of fetal homicide
HD2409 Relative to the establishment of a tax amnesty program
HD2456 Relative to stabilizing the Commonwealth’s nursing facilities
HD2587 Relative to the registered land in the office of an assistant recorder
HD2769 Relative to the collective bargaining agreements for certain Water Resources Authority employees
HD2775 Relative to the retirement of certain water department, sewer department, wastewater facilities, and Water Resources Authority employees
HD2781 Relative to assignments and promotions of employees of the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
HD2782 Relative to further regulating health care costs and the dispensing of controlled substances
HD2783 Relative to the employee rights of employees of the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
HD2785 Relative to the retirement of non-clerical workers of the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
HD2802 Relative to pay equity
HD3050 Relative to loans for failed septic systems
HD3109 Relative to the protection of property owned by the Commonwealth and part of the Blue Hills Reservation referred to as Fowl Meadow
HD3131 Providing for an investigation and study to identify existing structural or policy-based impediments to delivering a more comprehensive and efficient transportation system for the senior, disabled, and veteran populations
HD3160 Relative to insurance payments for use of ambulance services
HD3219 Relative to providing for a tax deduction for income attributable to the discharge of debt on principal residences including debt reduced through mortgage restructuring
HD3391 An Act providing for certain health insurance coverage
HD3466 For legislation to mandate restroom breaks for public transit employees
HD3489 That coastal estuary or embayment watersheds impaired due to nitrogen pollution be deemed to be nitrogen sensitive areas

Personal Information

Profession: Attorney

Education & Public Service

  • Catholic Memorial High School
  • University of Galway Law School, Ireland
  • Brandeis University, B.A., 87 cum laude
  • Suffolk University Law School, J.D., 92
  • Norwood Town Meeting Member 1988 - 1992
  • Mass. House 1993 - present
  • Majority Leader February, 2005 to Jan. 2009
Twelfth Norfolk. Consisting of Norwood; Walpole: Precincts 1, 2, 6, 7.