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Pending Bills of Interest
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Bill No. Title Status Date of latest Action
Chapter 133 https://malegislature.gov/Budget/FinalBudget/2017    
Bill H.1442 An Act relative to certain construction contracts Accompanied a study order, see H4624 9/22/2016
Bill S.1006 Act to promote consistency and transparency in construction contracting Accompanied a study order, see H4605 9/12/2016
Bill S.1000 An Act to provide further transparency in public construction Accompanied a study order, see H4604 9/8/2016
Bill H.156 An Act regarding construction supervisor licenses Accompanied a study order, see H4578 8/15/2016
Bill H.3405 An Act relative to the construction and rehabilitation of senior centers Accompanied a study order, see H4484 7/11/2016
Bill S.1726 Act allowing cities, towns and districts to procure contracts for the design, construction, financing and operation of wastewater and water treatment facilities Accompanied a study order, see S2386 7/5/2016
Bill S.1669 Act creating flexibility in contracting for public construction Accompanied a study order, see S2386 7/5/2016
Bill H.3889 An Act creating the state guarantee fund for default on public construction surety bond payments Committee recommended bill ought to pass and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 6/30/2016
Bill H.3386 An Act creating construction relevance in the Economic Development Incentive Program Accompanied a study order, see H4305 5/18/2016
Bill H.3482 An Act relative to construction and rehabilitation of public safety facilities Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 5/12/2016
Bill H.2966 An Act relative to the collection of mobility study data conducted in connection with construction projects funded by MassDOT Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 5/2/2016
Bill H.2808 An Act relative to default insurance programs for certain public construction projects Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 4/19/2016
Bill S.1705 An Act relative to workers compensation coverage for officers of non-profit associations Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means 4/19/2016
Bill H.2719 An Act relative to the indemnity and insurance responsibility on certain public construction projects Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 4/13/2016
Bill S.986 Act relative to health and safety on public construction projects Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means 4/13/2016
Bill S.1278 Resolve for providing for investigating construction practices and their impact on firefighter deaths Discharged to the committee on Senate Rules 4/13/2016
Bill H.2735 An Act relative to the definition of fraud in public construction bid laws Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 4/13/2016
Bill S.970 An Act requiring recordkeeping at public construction worksites in order to protect first responders Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means 4/13/2016
Bill S.210 An Act creating construction relevance in the economic development incentive program Accompanied a study order, see S2215 4/7/2016
Bill S.925 Act requiring notice and an opportunity to repair certain construction defects Accompanied a study order, see S2204 4/4/2016
Bill S.804 An Act further defining fraud in public construction contracts Accompanied a study order, see S2204 4/4/2016
Bill H.2723 An Act to promote responsible contracting on state construction projects Accompanied a study order, see H4102 3/21/2016
Bill H.2762 An Act requiring government neutrality in all public construction projects Accompanied a study order, see H4102 3/21/2016
Bill H.2714 An Act relative to bidding for public construction contracts Accompanied a study order, see H4102 3/21/2016
Bill H.2858 An Act relative to transparency in private utility construction contracts Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 3/7/2016
Bill H.2930 An Act to authorize the acquisition of land, the development and construction of an underground railroad, civil rights and black heritage museum and cultural center in Springfield Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Ways and Means 11/25/2015
Bill H.1712 An Act to limit indemnity and insurance responsibility for general contractors and subcontractors in construction work Read second and ordered to a third reading 8/10/2015

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