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H 1926

  • Massachusetts House Bill
  • 191st Legislature (2019-2020)
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

An Act relative to end of life options

Abstract

By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1926) of Louis L. Kafka and others relative to end of life options. Public Health.

Bill Sponsors (59)

Louis L. Kafka

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Norfolk
Primary

Louis L. Kafka

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Norfolk
Cosponsor

William N. Brownsberger

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Second Suffolk and Middlesex
Cosponsor

William C. Galvin

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixth Norfolk
Cosponsor

James J. O'Day

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourteenth Worcester
Cosponsor

Jason M. Lewis

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Fifth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Rebecca L. Rausch

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex
Cosponsor

Joanne M. Comerford

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester
Cosponsor

Harriette L. Chandler

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • First Worcester
Cosponsor

Donald H. Wong

  • Republican
  • lower
  • Ninth Essex
Cosponsor

Smitty Pignatelli

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Berkshire
Cosponsor

Anne M. Gobi

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Middlesex
Cosponsor

Jennifer E. Benson

Cosponsor

Lori A. Ehrlich

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Essex
Cosponsor

Jonathan Hecht

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Ninth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Aaron Vega

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifth Hampden
Cosponsor

Michael J. Barrett

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Third Middlesex
Cosponsor

Jay D. Livingstone

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Patricia D. Jehlen

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Second Middlesex
Cosponsor

Paul W. Mark

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Second Berkshire
Cosponsor

Kay Khan

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Middlesex
Cosponsor

Christine P. Barber

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirty-Fourth Middlesex
Cosponsor

David M. Rogers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Fourth Middlesex
Cosponsor

James B. Eldridge

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Middlesex and Worcester
Cosponsor

Stephan Hay

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Worcester
Cosponsor

Michael J. Moran

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighteenth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Dylan A. Fernandes

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket
Cosponsor

Paul McMurtry

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Norfolk
Cosponsor

Carmine Lawrence Gentile

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirteenth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Adrian C. Madaro

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Suffolk
Cosponsor

Cynthia Stone Creem

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • First Middlesex and Norfolk
Cosponsor

Jack Patrick Lewis

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Middlesex
Cosponsor

Michelle M. DuBois

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Plymouth
Cosponsor

Sarah K. Peake

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Barnstable
Cosponsor

Alice Hanlon Peisch

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourteenth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Sean Garballey

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Third Middlesex
Cosponsor

Mike Connolly

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Sixth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Julian Cyr

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Cape and Islands
Cosponsor

Mindy Domb

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Hampshire
Cosponsor

Daniel R. Carey

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Second Hampshire
Cosponsor

Natalie M. Blais

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Franklin
Cosponsor

Brian M. Ashe

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Second Hampden
Cosponsor

Paul R. Feeney

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Bristol and Norfolk
Cosponsor

Carlos González

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Hampden
Cosponsor

John Barrett, III

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Berkshire
Cosponsor

Daniel M. Donahue

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixteenth Worcester
Cosponsor

Maria Duaime Robinson

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Michelle L. Ciccolo

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifteenth Middlesex
Cosponsor

James T. Welch

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Hampden
Cosponsor

Eric P. Lesser

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • First Hampden and Hampshire
Cosponsor

Lindsay N. Sabadosa

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Hampshire
Cosponsor

Paul A. Schmid, III

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Bristol
Cosponsor

Tami L. Gouveia

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourteenth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Thomas M. Petrolati

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Hampden
Cosponsor

Bud L. Williams

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Hampden
Cosponsor

Tommy Vitolo

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifteenth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Natalie M. Higgins

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Worcester
Cosponsor

Jon Santiago

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Ninth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Steven Ultrino

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirty-Third Middlesex
Cosponsor

Votes


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Actions


Apr 23, 2020

Senate

Senate concurred

Apr 02, 2020

House

Reporting date extended to Saturday May 30, 2020, pending concurrence

Feb 06, 2020

Senate

Senate concurred

Feb 03, 2020

House

Reporting date extended to Wednesday April 1, 2020, pending concurrence

Jun 04, 2019

Massachusetts General Court

Hearing scheduled for 06/25/2019 from 11:00 AM-05:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium

Jan 22, 2019

House

Referred to the committee on Public Health

  • Referral-Committee
committee on Public Health

Senate

Senate concurred

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