Welcome to the 2017-2018 Legislative Session
The Massachusetts Legislature runs in a two year cycle by calendar year, with each new cycle beginning in the January after the biennial state election.
View all bills filed in the current legislative session: https://malegislature.gov/Bills
The Legislative Committee put forth the following bills to the legislature for consideration:
1. Restricted Record Bill
2. Polling Place Bill
3. Elimination of Extended Hours Bill
4. Newspaper Posting Requirements
Current Bills being monitored:
1. Automatic Voter Registration (HB 2091 and S 373)
2. State Primary Update / Early Voting Addition
3. Same Day Registration
Ideas under consideration for the 2019-2020 legislative cycle*:
*Per MTCA Bylaws, the Legislative Committee must bring forth their legislative agenda for the following cycle at the MTCA Annual Meeting (June) prior to the cycle.
Is there a topic you feel the Legislative Committee should take initiative on, or should watch closely, please let us know!