The House is taking up a major criminal justice reform bill. Here is a section-by-section summary of the current bill. It is still subject to amendment during floor debate.
LEGISLATIVE SUMMARY: H. 4011 AN...
Rep. Josh Cutler is joining a select delegation of state lawmakers for the upcoming 2017 U.N. Climate Talks in Bonn, Germany. He is one of four lawmakers representing the Commonwealth, along with Climate Action Business Association (CABA) Executive Director Michael...
The Massachusetts House has passed legislation authorizing the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) to investigate charges that someone has falsely obtained, or is falsely using, a handicapped parking placard or license plate. It also allows the RMV to...
In preparing for winter, there are several helpful programs offered through the Massachusetts Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development to assist eligible families in keeping their homes warm. Below find details and links to the various programs, as well as...
Today we are taking up veto overrides at the State House. I'm pleased to report that we have restored funding in FY18 budget for several local priorities of mine: $20,000 for Wampatuck Pond testing in Hanson, $25,000 for the Pembroke...
We're still tracking Hurricane Jose. The storm is expected to continue pushing further east away into Thursday per MEMA. Generally, our area will experience conditions similar to a strong nor’easter. Here's more detail from this morning's report:
Hurricane Harvey has devastated parts of Texas over the past few days. Several folks are looking for ways to help here from Massachusetts. If you would like to help but aren't sure where to turn, below are some useful links to various...
The Massachusetts Legislature has passed the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act which guarantees reasonable accommodations and safety measures for pregnant workers. The legislation makes it illegal for an employer to discriminate against, refuse to employ, or terminate an individual due...
The Massachusetts Legislature has passed a bill to fully implements consumer access to adult-use marijuana while creating a robust public health and safety framework.
This legislation maintains the personal use provisions outlined in the 2016 ballot initiative. Adults 21 and...
The Massachusetts Legislature recently passed a fiscally-responsible $40.2 billion FY18 budget. The bill puts a premium on protecting vulnerable residents through investments in early education and care (EEC), substance addiction initiatives, homelessness programs, and funding to help individuals with developmental...
The Mass. House has passed legislation that fully implements consumer access to adult-use marijuana while creating a robust public health and safety framework. It also sets a balanced tax rate to ensure that the costs associated with this new industry...
Rep. Josh S. Cutler, Sen. Vinny deMacedo & Pembroke Board of Selectmen cordially invite you to the dedication of
James “Tiny” Brown Memorial Square
Friday, June 23, 2017
at the corner of Route 53 & Route 14
with special guest
Are you a high school student interested in writing and memorial day? Are you looking for possible scholarship's as you approach college?
Attention all High School Students
Memorial Day Essay Contest
The essay contest is open to all High School...
Rep. Jay Kaufman, Chairman
Sen. Michael Brady, Chairman
Joint Committee on Revenue
RE: House Bill No. 1501, An Act relative to closing off-shore tax haven loopholes
Dear Chairman Kaufman and Chairman Brady,
I write in support of the above legislation which...
The Massachusetts House of Representatives this week passed a $40.4 billion FY18 budget which represents a commitment to fiscal responsibility. The spending bill protects vulnerable residents through investments in early education and care (EEC), substance addiction initiatives, homelessness programs, and...
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