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James E. Timilty

Democratic — Senator — Bristol and Norfolk
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James E. Timilty represents Senate District Bristol and Norfolk in the Massachusetts Senate, is a member of 10 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 301 bills.

1998 74045.0
2000 82595.66
2004 135218.75
2006 110395.0
2008 136998.99
2010 72603.71
2012 77150.01

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News and Blog Coverage

House Dems Turn Argument Lost by Senate Republicans into Win at the End

Here’s one way to think of the controversy over how the state should fund an increase in the Earned Income Tax Credit (“tax credit”), a benefit for low-income working families: the Minority Republican Leader of the Massachusetts Senate lost the battle but won the war because he had many allies-of-the-moment ...

Coalition of Legislators File Parole Eligibility Bill for Juveniles Convicted of 1st Degree Murder

Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr (R-Gloucester) and State Senator Barry Finegold (D-Andover) have joined with a coalition of legislators including Senators Richard Ross (R-Wrentham), Donald Humason (R-Westfield), James Timilty (D-Walpole), Richard Moore (D-Uxbridge), Eileen Donoghue (D-Lowell) and Joan Lovely (D-Salem), and Representative Theodore Speliotis (D-Danvers) in filing legislation requiring juveniles ...

Caucus: New Legislative Rules Move Forward, but Fall Short of Needed Change

While the rules adopted today by the House and Senate to govern the legislative session contain some important changes, the legislature has missed some major opportunities to increase transparency and accountability according to Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr (R-Gloucester). A debate that began in the House of Representatives on January ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • H 3591

    An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Carol Gulino, an employee of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission

  • H 3376

    An Act relative to the retirement benefits of the surviving beneficiary of Francis X. Noe

  • S 1899

    An Act relative to the expansion of charitable license plates

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  • S 1319

    An Act relative to the recreational tramway board

  • S 1611

    An Act relative to property tax relief for senior citizens

  • S 198

    An Act strengthening the enforcement of certain licenses

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