Senate Votes

S.1973: Comprehensive Adaptation Management Planning in Response to Climate Change, Roll Call #54, 7/23/2015
Increases the cap on net metering and requires the adoption of a climate adaptation plan.

H.3650: Commonwealth Transportation Fund Transfer to regional transit authorities (Line-item 1595-6340), Roll Call #137, 7/30/2015
FY16 budget override to the Governor's veto of $2 million transfer of funds from the Commonwealth Transportation Fund to regional transit authorities.

H.3650: Dept. of Environmental Protection (Line-item Item 2200-0100), Roll Call #142, 7/30/2015
FY16 budget override of the Governor's $325,000 veto of Department of Environmental Protection funding.

H.3650: State Parks (Line-item 2810-0100), Roll Call #143, 7/30/2015
FY16 budget override of the Governor's $3 million veto of state parks and recreation funding.

S.2092: Climate Adaptation Management Plan and 2030/2040 Emission Limits, Roll Call #234, 1/28/2016
Engrossment of a bill that sets greenhouse gas emissions limits for the years 2030 and 2040, and enacts comprehensive adaptation management planning in response to climate change.

S.4: On Adoption of Amendment #887 - DEP Administration (FY17), Roll Call #327, 05/25/2016
Increase FY17 Department of Environmental Protection funding by $5.4 million.

S.4: Climate Adaptation Funding Amendment #905 (FY17), Roll Call #329, 5/25/2016
Increase FY17 climate change adaptation and preparedness funding from $250,000 to $300,000.

S.2311: An Act Promoting Housing and Sustainable Development, Roll Call #364, 6/9/2016
Engrossment of the bill relative to zoning reform and housing production.

S.2308: Solid Waste Performance Standards, Roll Call #371, 6/28/2016
Engrossment of a bill to establish a statewide standard for municipal solid waste reduction.

S.2372: An Act to Promote Energy Diversity: Unwarranted Taxation, Amendment #1, Roll Call #378, 6/20/2016
Prohibit the Department of Public Utilities from instituting fees that would have electric ratepayers subsidize new natural gas pipelines.

S.2372: An Act to Promote Energy Diversity: Energy Needs Plan Amendment #2, Roll Call #379, 6/30/2016
Require the establishment of a comprehensive energy plan for Massachusetts.

S.2372: An Act to Promote Energy Diversity: Gas Leak Repair, Amendment #64, Roll Call #382, 6/30/2016
Require utilities to repair Grade 3 gas leaks in the event a road is being repaired.

S.2410: An Act Modernizing Municipal Finance and Government, Regional Transportation, #1 Amendment, Roll Call #401, 07/13/2016
Allow municipalities to form districts to jointly raise revenue for regional transportation investments.

H.4492: An Act relative to MBTA fare increases, Roll Call #419, 7/14/2016
Prevent MBTA fares from increasing more than 7% every two years.

H.4450: 2200-0100 - DEP Administration Funding Veto Override, Roll Call #558, 7/30/2016
FY17 budget override of Governor’s $1,500,000 veto of Department of Environmental Protection funding.

H.4450: 2810-0100 - DCR State Parks Funding Veto Override, Roll Call #638, 7/31/2016
FY17 budget override of Governor’s $5.3 million veto of state parks and recreation funding.