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Legislative Advocacy

Legislative Advocacy

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This section includes advocacy materials for state legislative campaigns and analyses of state budget proposals and other legislation. This section also includes roll call votes on issues important to legal services programs, some historical information important to Massachusetts welfare reform policy and general state legislative information.

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02/01/2016 - Sean J. Kealy, Boston University School of Law
The article provides an overview of the legislative process in Massachusetts.  It includes sections on: the Massachusetts... Read more
05/18/2016 - MLRI
On May 17, 2016, the Senate Committee on Ways and Means released its budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 (FY 17). Attached is... Read more
04/12/2016 - MLRI
On April 13, 2016, the House Committee on Ways and Means released its budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 (FY 17). The bill number is... Read more
03/13/2016 - GBLS
SUPPORT SB 2176 TO INCREASE THRESHOLDS FOR FELONY LARCENY This summary of  the bill is updated to include new bill number as well... Read more

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