Massachusetts House Approves Ban On Bump StocksThe Massachusetts House has approved a bill that would outlaw devices that allow semi-automatic weapons to mimic fully automatic guns.
The Massachusetts Senate Continues Work On Recreational Marijuana BillRecreational marijuana backers are angry over Legislature debating bills supporters say will undo the measure passed by voters in November.
House, Senate Pot Bill Differences Upset Marijuana Legalization SupportersA new version of a recreational marijuana bill is set to come out of committee in the Massachusetts House of Representatives Monday, and some marijuana legislation supporters aren't happy with it.
Mass. House Approves Bill Banning Teens From Tanning SalonsThe Massachusetts House has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would bar anyone under 18 from using tanning beds.
House OKs Bill That Would Clear Titles Of Foreclosed HomesThe Massachusetts House has approved a measure that supporters say will help clear up the titles of previously foreclosed homes in the state.
Mass. House Members Approve $38 Billion BudgetThe spending plan was approved on a unanimous vote Wednesday after three days of debate.
Speaker DeLeo: Mass. Lawmakers Will Address MBTA WoesDuring his annual address to the House on Wednesday, Robert DeLeo said Massachusetts lawmakers will address issues with public transportation that have come up this winter.
Mass. House Approves State Budget Proposal With $500 Million In New TaxesThe budget includes $500 million in new taxes, including increases in the gasoline and cigarette taxes, approved earlier by the Legislature as part of a transportation finance plan.
$30.6 Billion Budget Arrives At Governor Patick's Desk The Massachusetts House of Representatives and Senate have approved a compromise $30.6 billion state budget for 2012. Senators voted 33-4 to approve the spending plan on Friday. That vote followed a 150-2 House vote.