Legislative Highlights

 

Rep. Mark serves on the following committees:

Legislation:

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Report of the Joint Committee on Higher Education’s Subcommittee on Student Loan and Debt

Passed into law during the 189th session

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Chapter 6 of the Acts of 2016-An act authorizing the town of Dalton to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises

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Chapter 34 of the Acts of 2015-An act authorizing the city known as the town of Greenfield to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises

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Chapter 146 of the Acts of 2015- An act establishing a 3-member board of health in the town of Charlemont

Passed into law during the 188th session

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Bill S.585-An Act establishing a commission on the funding needs for quality public higher education
Passed as part of the FY2014 Budget

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Chapter 42 of the Acts of 2013-An Act Authorizing the Town of Greenfield to Grant an Additional License for the Sale of Wines and Malt Beverages to be Drunk on the Premises

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Chapter 54 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Ensuring the Safety of People with Pets in Disasters

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Chapter 72 of the Acts of 2013-An Act Revising the Charter for the City of Pittsfield

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Chapter 74 of the Acts of 2013-An Act Authorizing the Town of Greenfield to Grant an Additional License for the Sale of all Alcoholic Beverages to be Drunk on Premises

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Chapter 93 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Establishing a Sick Leave Bank for Maria Elaskar-Stack, an Employee of the Department of Children and Families

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Chapter 121 of the Acts of 2014- An Act Amending the Charter of the City known as the Town of Greenfield

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Chapter 129 of the Acts of 2013-An Act Financing the Production and Preservation of Housing for Low and Moderate Income Residents

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Chapter 144 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Restoring the Minimum Wage and Providing Unemployment Insurance Reforms

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Chapter 148 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Establishing the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights

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Chapter 149 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Relative to Natural Gas Leaks

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Chapter 155 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Relative to Patient Limits in all Hospital Intensive Care Units

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Chapter 184 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Authorizing the Town of Heath to Continue the Employment of Margo Ann Newton as Police Chief

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Chapter 191 of the Acts of 2013-An Act Relative to the Milk Producer’s Security Fund Reimbursement

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Chapter 210 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Relative to Campaign Finance Disclosure and Transparency

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Chapter 255 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Relative to Real Lives

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Chapter 292 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Establishing Uniform Wage Compliance and Record Keeping

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Chapter 293 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Protecting Animal Welfare and Safety

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Chapter 354 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Providing for Recall Elections in the Town of Hinsdale

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H.457-An Act Reviving the Foundation Budget Review Commission
Passed as part of the FY 2015 Budget

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Chapter 498 of the Acts of 2014-An Act Promoting Environmentally Sound Transportation of Agricultural Products

Passed into law during the 187th Session

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