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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 seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 204 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

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

  • S 43

    An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Barbara Jean Daniels, an employee of the Department of Developmental Services

  • H 1846

    An Act authorizing the long term lease of the former Anawan school in the town of Rehoboth

  • H 4190

    An Act Authorizing the town of Walpole to grant additional licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises

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  • S 2149

    Public Safety

  • H 4050

    An Act authorizing the commissioner of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance to convey certain parcels of land in the town of Medfield

  • S 2056

    Public Safety

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