AGENDA

 

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration and Refreshments - Great Hall

Exhibitors - Grand Staircase Hall


11:00am - 12:00pm

Program and Presentations - Great Hall
 

Welcome

Brian Leary, Partner, McCarter and English, LLP

 

National Anthem

Sgt. Timothy F.X Grant, Disabled Persons Protection Commission

 

Opening Remarks

Julie Fitzpatrick, Chairperson, Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council

 

Greetings and Proclamation

Honorable Deval L. Patrick, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

Speaking About the Issues

TBD, Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council

 

Legislators of the Year Awards

The Arc of Massachusetts Award

Senator Karen Spilka. Presented by Senate President Pro Tempore Stan Rosenberg

 

Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council Award

Representative Garrett Bradley.  Presented by House Speaker Robert A DeLeo

 

Call to Action

Frank Sally, President, The Arc of Massachusetts

 

12:00pm - 1:00pm

 

Visits to Legislators 

After the program, visit your legislators to discuss legislative priorities and issues of importance to persons with disabilities.  Team leaders will be available to escort small groups requesting assistance.  Please call your legislators to encourage them to attend the event and let them know of your planned visits after the reception.  For assistance with identifying your legislators call Amanda Jordan-Smith, 781 891 6270 ext 107 or visit:  http://malegislature.gov/people/search

CART and ASL interpreters will be available.  If you require other accommodations, please contact us no later than February 17, 2013.

Nonprofit organizations can co-sponsor this event at no charge or bring materials. Click on the link below and be sure to complete the "Register to Co-Sponsor" section.

 


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Looking forward to seeing you there!