188th General Court

The Representative voted to support the legislation listed unless otherwise noted.

July 31, 2014

H2551 An Act making corrective changes in certain laws regarding the taxation of forest, farm and recreational land
H2779 An Act relative to insurance in the commonwealth
H3525 An Act clarifying the term of appointment of non-civil service police officers
H3789 An Act further regulating regional school district planning committees
H4019 An Act regarding the establishment of a regional school transportation reimbursement fund
H4047 An Act assisting individuals with autism and other intellectual or developmental disabilities
H4112 An Act relative to the Massachusetts Credit Union Share Insurance Corporation
H4237 An Act relative to real lives
H4241 An Act providing the terms of certain bonds for economic growth in the Commonwealth
H4254 An Act modernizing licensing operations at the Division of Professional Licensure
H4288 An Act authorizing the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to grant easements to NStar Electric Company
H4365 An Act relative to racing days
H4374 An Act relative to local housing authorities
H4375 An Act providing for the preservation and improvement of land, parks and clean energy in the Commonwealth
H4376 An Act relative to the reduction of gun violence
H4377 An Act promoting economic growth across the Commonwealth
H4378 An Act relative to organ retention
H4386 An Act relative to simulcasting
S795 An Act protecting engineers, architects, environmental professionals, landscape architects, planners, land surveyors, licensed site professionals, and contractors who render voluntary services at the scene of a disaster or catastrophe

S858 An Act establishing uniform wage compliance and record keeping
S1218 An Act relative to labor relations
S1882 An Act relative to the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias Acute Care Advisory Committee
S2021 An Act improving drinking water and wastewater infrastructure
S2142 An Act to increase opportunities for long-term substance abuse recovery
S2214 An Act relative to credit for thermal energy generated with renewable fuels
S2334 An Act relative to domestic violence
S2249 An Act relative to uniform adult guardianship and protective proceedings jurisdiction
S2271 An Act relative to fair retainage payments in private construction

July 30, 2014

H3933 An Act providing for capital facility repairs and improvements for the Commonwealth
H4355 An Act financing information technology equipment and related projects
H4366 An Act relative to campaign finance disclosure and transparency

FY15 Budget Actions
The House voted to override the Governor’s budget vetoes which caused funding reductions to the following line items:

7007-0300, restoring $100,000 to grants for community development corporations in port areas
7009-7000, restoring $400,000 for a data sharing pilot program evaluating early intervention programs
7010-0005, restoring $435,000 to school zone safety programs and funding for Aspire Mentor Corps
7010-0033, restoring $20,000 to a school library pilot program in Tewksbury
7010-0050, restoring $500,000 to the above-mentioned education evaluation grant program
7061-0011, restoring $1,000,000 to the Foundation Budget Reserve
7061-9408, restoring $250,000 to parent engagement programs and the Foundation Reserve
7066-0000, restoring $1,000,000 to the Department of Higher Education
7066-0009, restoring $183,000 to the New England Board of Higher Education
7066-1400, restoring $100,000 for State University incentive grants
7504-0102, restoring $1,950,000 to FAA-certified airframe and power plant programs
2800-0101, restoring $290,000 to the watershed management program
8000-0600, restoring $1,058,000 to Executive Office of Public Safety programs
8900-0001, restoring $2,200,000 to Department of Correction programs
7077-0023, restoring $750,000 to Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine Program

July 29, 2014

H175 An Act relative to title protection
H3680 An Act relative to potluck events
S2283 An Act to promote public safety and protect access to reproductive health care facilities

FY15 Budget Actions
The House voted to override the Governor’s vetoes to several sections of the Fiscal Year 2015 budget:

Section 134 increasing penalties for heroin trafficking
Section 193 extending Medicaid rates for Franciscan Children’s Hospital
Section 214 relative to Department of Correction procurement
Section 277 dealing with soil delivery pre-approval

 

The House also voted to override the Governor’s budget vetoes which caused funding reductions to the following line items:

7004-0099, restoring $250,000 to Department of Housing and Community Development Administration
1599-0026, restoring $2,365,000 to the Municipal Regionalization and Efficiencies Incentive Reserve
1599-2014, restoring $500,000 to the Davis V. Rennie Reserve for state employee compensation
2800-0501, restoring $400,000 to Department of Conservation and Recreation Seasonal Expenses
2800-0700, restoring $549,000 to the Office of Dam Safety
2810-0100, restoring $1,775,000 to State Parks and Recreation

July 23, 2014

S2283 An Act to promote public safety and protect access to reproductive health care facilities

July 16, 2014

H4306 An Act relative to local housing authority reform
H4308 An Act relative to the expansion of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

July 9, 2014

H4285 An Act relative to the reduction of gun violence

June 30, 2014

H4242 Fiscal Year 2015 Budget – Conference Report
H4235 An Act relative to pharmacy practice in the Commonwealth
S2211 An Act relative to fostering economic independence
S2142 An Act to increase opportunities for long-term substance abuse recovery

June 25, 2014

H4217 An Act making certain appropriations for fiscal year 2015
H4226 An Act relative to campaign finance and transparency
H4228 An Act relative to patient limits in all intensive care units
S2021 An Act improving drinking water and wastewater infrastructure

June 18, 2014

H4126 An Act extending the statute of limitations in civil child sexual abuse cases
S2132 An Act establishing the domestic workers bill of rights
S2195 An Act restoring the minimum wage and providing unemployment insurance reforms

June 11, 2014

H4164 An Act relative to natural gas leaks

May 28, 2014

H4111 An Act relative to the expansion of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

May 21, 2014

H4091 An Act relative to improving student achievement

May 14, 2014

H4072 An Act relative to election laws
H4069 An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2014 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects

April 30, 2014

H4000 An Act making appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2015

April 16, 2014

H4047 An Act relative to assisting individuals with autism and other intellectual or developmental disabilities
H4046 An Act financing improvements to the Commonwealth’s transportation system

April 2, 2014

H3983 An Act relative to workforce reform
H4023 An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2014 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects (Firefighter Supplemental Budget)

March 26, 2014

H3978 An Act relative to prevent shackling and promote safe pregnancies for female inmates

March 13, 2014

H3947 An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2014 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects
H3783 An Act relative to flood insurance
H3736 An Act encouraging the improvement, expansion and development of military installations in the Commonwealth

March 5, 2014

H3920 An Act providing for capital facility repairs and improvements for the Commonwealth

February 27, 2014

H3909 An Act relative to bullying in schools

January 29, 2014

H3860 An Act financing improvements to the Commonwealth’s transportation system

November 20, 2013

H3772 An Act relative to election laws
H1577 An Act relative to the protection of firefighters and emergency medical technicians
H3757 An Act relative to automotive repair
H3711 An Act relative to emergency scheduling of addictive substances by the Commissioner of Public Health

November 19, 2013

H3770 An Act financing information technology equipment and related projects

November 18, 2013

H1534 An Act relative to manslaughter
H3764 An Act relative to the date of the 2014 biennial state primaries

November 13, 2013

H3334 An Act encouraging the improvement, expansion and development of military installations in the Commonwealth
H3719 An Act to strengthen campaign finance reporting requirements

November 6, 2013

H3492 An Act financing the production and preservation of housing for low and moderate income residents
S1806 An Act to foster economic independence

October 30, 2013

H3720 An Act relative to veterans’ allowance, labor, outreach, and recognition
H3492 An Act financing the production and preservation of housing for low and moderate income residents

October 16, 2013

H3700 An Act relative to making appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2013 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects

October 2, 2013

H3672 An Act relative to pharmacy practice in the Commonwealth

September 25, 2013

H3662 An Act repealing the computer and software services tax

July 30, 2013

Further overrides of Governor Patrick’s vetoes to the Fiscal Year 2014 budget and H3539, a mid-year 2013 spending bill

July 24, 2013

Overrode Governor Patrick's vetoes of items within H3539 An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2013 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects

July 17, 2013

H3581 A further amendment to An Act relative to transportation finance

July 1, 2013

H3539 An Act making appropriations for the fiscal year 2013 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects

June 26, 2013

H3535 An Act relative to transportation finance

June 18, 2013

H3451 An Act Making Appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2013 to Provide for Supplementing Certain Existing Appropriations and for Certain other Activities and Projects

June 12, 2013

H28 An Act making amendments to the Uniform Commercial Code covering general provisions, documents of title and secured transactions

June 5, 2013

H3464 An Act financing the production and preservation of housing for low and moderate income residents
H3488 An Act relative to the terms of certain bonds to be issued by the commonwealth for road and bridge repairs

May 22, 2013

H1432 An Act expanding juvenile jurisdiction

May 15, 2013

H3379 An Act making improvements in the state’s transportation system

April 24, 2013

H3400 An Act making appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2014

April 8, 2013

The Representative elected not to vote in favor of H3382 An Act relative to transportation finance

February 6, 2013

H57 An Act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year 2013

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