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JOURNAL OF THE SENATE
Wednesday, March 9, 2011.
Met at one minute past eleven o’clock A.M. (Mr. Petruccelli in the Chair).
The Chair (Mr. Petruccelli), members, guests and employees then recited the pledge of allegiance to the flag.
The following petition, having been timely filed by five o’clock P.M., on Friday, January 21, 2011, was considered, as follows:—
Ms. Petruccelli presented a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1872) (subject to Joint Rule 9) of Anthony Petruccelli for legislation to develop the North Point area of the city of Cambridge,— and the same was transmitted, under the provisions of Section 5 of Chapter 3 of the General Laws, to the Secretary of State.
Petitions were severally presented and referred, as follows:
By Mr. Petruccelli, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1877) of Anthony Petruccelli (with approval of the mayor and city council) (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation to amend the charter regarding vacancies in the office of mayor of the city of Revere [Local approval received];
Under Senate Rule 20, to the committee on Municipalities and Regional Government.
Sent to the House for concurrence.
By Mr. Montigny , a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Mark C. Montigny and Christopher Markey for legislation to establish a sick leave for Timothy J. Stott, an employee of the Department of Corrections;
By Mr. Montigny , a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Mark C. Montigny and Christopher Markey for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Hartmut R. Andrade, an employee of the Bristol County Sheriff’s office;
Severally, under Senate Rule 20, to the committees on Rules of the two branches, acting concurrently.
PAPERS FROM THE HOUSE.
An engrossed Bill establishing a sick leave bank for Margaret A. Bagley, an employee of the Trial Court (see House, No. 44) (which originated in the House), having been certified by the Senate Clerk to be rightly and truly prepared for final passage, was passed to be enacted and signed by the Acting President (Mr. Petruccelli) and laid before the Governor for his approbation.
A petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3249) of James J. Dwyer for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Lisa A. Sullivan, an employee of the Trial Court,- was referred, in concurrence, under suspension of Joint Rule 12, to the committee on the Judiciary.
On motion of Mr. Tarr,--
Ordered, That when the Senate adjourns today, it adjourn to meet again tomorrow next at eleven o’clock A.M., and that the Clerk be directed to dispense with the printing of a calendar.
On motion of the same Senator at three minutes past eleven o’clock A.M., the Senate adjourned to meet again tomorrow at eleven o’clock A.M.