Regulates the use of mopeds and scooters on public ways.
Provides a Home Rule Petition to the City of Everett.
Provides additional punishments to those who commit assault and battery on transit workers.
Ensure the use of safe building materials in construction.
Allows for certain employees of the Commonwealth, Cambridge Health Alliance to be included in Group 2 of the public employee retirement system.
Allows PTSD victims or the families of PTSD victims who have served in state public service to receive certain retirement benefits.
Allows individuals to pay the Registrar of Motor Vehicle partial fines for the suspension or revocation of driver's licenses.
Allows the continuation of education of real estate brokers or salesmen required for renewal of licenses.
Provides increased protection to low-income tenants after the termination of affordability restrictions.
Requires every school bus with students to be equipped with a seatbelt for every seat.
Allow judges to impose a bond requirement of up to $15,000 on plaintiffs who file abutter appeal cases if the judge thinks the case lacks merit and is only being used to slow down or delay a housing development. Impractical abutter appeals lawsuits would be discouraged while still ensuring the right of abutters to bring legitimate concerns about a development to court.
Allows certain members of the state retirement system who have experienced disability or death caused by PTSD to seek treatment and/or compensation.
Allows gateway cities to receive priority access to technical assistance in order to promote/market opportunity zones made available by the executive office of housing and development.
Establishes environmental justice policy and assistance to ensure meaningful involvement in environmental decision making.