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H 4737

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

An Act ensuring safe and participatory 2020 state elections in response to COVID-19

Abstract

By Messrs. Lawn of Watertown and Moran of Boston, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of John J. Lawn, Jr., Michael J. Moran and others relative to safety and participation in the 2020 state elections in response to COVID-19. Election Laws.

Bill Sponsors (88)

John J. Lawn, Jr.

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Michael J. Moran

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighteenth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Eric P. Lesser

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • First Hampden and Hampshire
Cosponsor

Ruth B. Balser

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Harriette L. Chandler

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • First Worcester
Cosponsor

Tram T. Nguyen

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighteenth Essex
Cosponsor

Adam G. Hinds

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin and Hampden
Cosponsor

Rebecca L. Rausch

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex
Cosponsor

Tommy Vitolo

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifteenth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Maria Duaime Robinson

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Christine P. Barber

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirty-Fourth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Claire D. Cronin

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Plymouth
Cosponsor

Steven Ultrino

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirty-Third Middlesex
Cosponsor

Kathleen R. LaNatra

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Plymouth
Cosponsor

Richard M. Haggerty

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirtieth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Danielle W. Gregoire

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Carmine Lawrence Gentile

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirteenth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Thomas M. Stanley

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Ninth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Adrian C. Madaro

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Suffolk
Cosponsor

William C. Galvin

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Kay Khan

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Middlesex
Cosponsor

Jeffrey N. Roy

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Norfolk
Cosponsor

José F. Tosado

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Ninth Hampden
Cosponsor

Elizabeth A. Malia

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Suffolk
Cosponsor

Lindsay N. Sabadosa

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Hampshire
Cosponsor

Jonathan Hecht

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Ninth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Marcos A. Devers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixteenth Essex
Cosponsor

Andres X. Vargas

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Essex
Cosponsor

Daniel Cahill

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Essex
Cosponsor

Kevin G. Honan

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventeenth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Jason M. Lewis

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Fifth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Natalie M. Blais

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • First Franklin
Cosponsor

Joanne M. Comerford

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester
Cosponsor

David Paul Linsky

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Kenneth I. Gordon

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-First Middlesex
Cosponsor

Michelle L. Ciccolo

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifteenth Middlesex
Cosponsor

William J. Driscoll, Jr.

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Norfolk
Cosponsor

Carolyn C. Dykema

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Middlesex
Cosponsor

David M. Rogers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Fourth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Carole A. Fiola

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Sixth Bristol
Cosponsor

Mindy Domb

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Hampshire
Cosponsor

Sean Garballey

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Third Middlesex
Cosponsor

Frank A. Moran

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventeenth Essex
Cosponsor

Linda Dean Campbell

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifteenth Essex
Cosponsor

Jack Patrick Lewis

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Middlesex
Cosponsor

Aaron Vega

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifth Hampden
Cosponsor

Jay D. Livingstone

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Tami L. Gouveia

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourteenth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Denise Provost

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Seventh Middlesex
Cosponsor

Stephan Hay

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Worcester
Cosponsor

Edward F. Coppinger

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Sal N. DiDomenico

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Middlesex and Suffolk
Cosponsor

Louis L. Kafka

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Norfolk
Cosponsor

James T. Welch

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Hampden
Cosponsor

Lori A. Ehrlich

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eighth Essex
Cosponsor

Natalie M. Higgins

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Worcester
Cosponsor

James K. Hawkins

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Second Bristol
Cosponsor

Alice Hanlon Peisch

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourteenth Norfolk
Cosponsor

Daniel R. Carey

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Second Hampshire
Cosponsor

Mike Connolly

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Sixth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Peter Capano

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Essex
Cosponsor

Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr.

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Eighth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Paul F. Tucker

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventh Essex
Cosponsor

Carlos González

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Hampden
Cosponsor

Smitty Pignatelli

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Berkshire
Cosponsor

Patrick Joseph Kearney

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Plymouth
Cosponsor

Brian W. Murray

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Tenth Worcester
Cosponsor

Christopher Hendricks

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Eleventh Bristol
Cosponsor

David Biele

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Michael S. Day

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirty-First Middlesex
Cosponsor

Marjorie C. Decker

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twenty-Fifth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Tricia Farley-Bouvier

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Berkshire
Cosponsor

James J. O'Day

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourteenth Worcester
Cosponsor

Brendan P. Crighton

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Third Essex
Cosponsor

Michael J. Barrett

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • Third Middlesex
Cosponsor

David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Seventeenth Worcester
Cosponsor

Nika C. Elugardo

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fifteenth Suffolk
Cosponsor

Sarah K. Peake

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourth Barnstable
Cosponsor

Brian M. Ashe

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Second Hampden
Cosponsor

Joan Meschino

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Plymouth
Cosponsor

Kate Lipper-Garabedian

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirty-Second Middlesex
Cosponsor

Paul J. Donato

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirty-Fifth Middlesex
Cosponsor

Daniel J. Ryan

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Second Suffolk
Cosponsor

Christina A. Minicucci

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Fourteenth Essex
Cosponsor

Kate Hogan

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Third Middlesex
Cosponsor

John H. Rogers

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Twelfth Norfolk
Cosponsor

John J. Mahoney

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Thirteenth Worcester
Cosponsor

Dylan A. Fernandes

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket
Cosponsor

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May 21, 2020

Senate

Senate concurred

May 18, 2020

House

Reported, referred to the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Election Laws

  • Referral-Committee
committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Election Laws the committee on Joint Rules, reported, rules suspended and referred to the committee on Election Laws

May 14, 2020

House

Referred to the committee on House Rules

  • Referral-Committee
committee on House Rules

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