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Administration and Finance

August 2016

SEIU Local 509

June 2016

Massachusetts Chemistry & Technology Alliance, Inc. (MCTA)

April 2016

Air Conditioning Assoc. of New England and MA Federation of Building Officials

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM)

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Part 1

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Part 2

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Part 3

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Part 4

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Part 5

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Part 6

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Part 7

March 2016

Associated Industries of Massachusetts Letter to Dept. of Revenue

January 2016

Massachusetts Municipal Association

MOD Regulatory Review Comments

Robert La Tremouille

December 2015

Mintz Levin

IOMAN

Town of Dracut

Peer Consultants

Massachusetts Facilities Administrators Association (MFAA)

November 2015

MA Highway Association

Town of Granby

Town of Monson

Town of Springfield

Town of Wilbraham

Springfield Listening Session

Island Coalition for Tiny Houses

Westford Water Department

Association of Developmental Disabilities Providers

MSCBA

Lawrence Tucker - Recreational Vehicles

Lawrence Tucker - Public Access Facilities

MA Association of Public Purchasing Officials

Pat Brown

Regional Cape Cod Technical High School

Shrewsbury Public Schools

Town of Shrewsbury

Town of Southborough

October 2015

MA Fiscal Alliance

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Charlestown Waterfront Coalition

Town of Pepperell

September 2015

Providers' Council

Mintz Levin

Statewide Towing Associates

MAHP

Education

January 2016

Massachusetts Association of Approved Private Schools (MAAPS)

MAAPS

Energy & Environmental Affairs

March 2016

Eastham Conservation Commission

Town of Brewster

February 2016

MA Food System Collaborative

National Consumer Law Center (NCLC)

Massachusetts Society of Municipal Conservation Professionals

MassDOT

January 2016

Ipswich River Basin

December 2015

Eugene Benson

Ernest Walen Heatbath Corp.

Andover Conservation Commission

Mark Monique Savrogran

Peer Consultants

State Representative Louis L. Kafka

Environmental League of Massachusetts (ELM)

November 2015

NEMBA

October 2015

Elliot Steinberg

MWWA

MWWA

MWRA

MOSES

Veronica Eady CLF

Boston Harbor Associates

DLA Piper, Terminal Group

Barrday

NEBRA

Massachusetts Chemistry and Technology Alliance

MCTA Katherine Robertson

NEBRA

Fort Point Associates

MWRA Advisory Board

Department of Telecommunications & Cable

Gary Campbell, Northeast Builders and Remodelers Association of MA

HBRAM I

HBRAM II

Charlestown Waterfront Coalition

NE Gas Assoc.

HBRAM III

Town of Pepperell

Mass Audubon Society

Mass Audubon Society

NE Peer

Robert Rutkowski

MA Beverage Association

September 2015

Wastewater Advisory Committee

Judith Eiseman

IOMAN I

IOMAN II

IOMAN

IOMAN IV

Beals & Thomas, Inc.

Globalcycle

MA Rivers Alliance, MACC, MA Land Trust Coalition

August 2015

IOMAN III

IOMAN

May 2015

GZA

Health & Human Services

August 2016

Disability Law Center

Providers' Council

May 2016

Auto Damage Appraisers Licensing Board

April 2016

MSPCA

February 2016

Medical Imaging and Technical Alliance (MITA)

MA Psychiatric Society

January 2016

Association for Behavior Healthcare

MA Association of Behavioral Health Systems

December 2015

Victor and Pauline Reitano

Richard Faucher

November 2015

MSPCA

MassNaela

JRI Developing AbilitiesMA Assisted Living Facilities Association

October 2015

Crittendon Womens Union

MAAPS

Massachusetts Law Reform Institute

MNA Testimony

July 2015

Massachusetts Law Reform Institute

Housing and Economic Development

February 2016

Associated Builders and Contractors of MA

December 2015

NECTA

November 2015

AT&T

Verizon

October 2015

Cumberland Farms

Town of Belmont

September 2015

Matthew Brennan

ACEC of Massachusetts

AIA Massachusetts

Annette Reynolds

First Class Realty Group

Victoria Kelley

Victoria Kelley

Victoria Kelley

Crittendon Womens Union

MTTI1

MTTI2New England Institute of HVAC

Professional School of Bartending I

Professional School of Bartending II

The Peterson School

Great Clips

Town of Wellesley

Mary Evangelista

August 2015

American Financial Services Association (_AFSA_)

Patriot Community Bank

Massachusetts Credit Unions

The National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association ("NRMLA")

Kaplan et al-Greater Boston Legal Services

Moran-Orlans

Homeowner Options for Massachusetts Elders (HOME)

Massachusetts Bankers Association (MBA)

Massachusetts Bankers Association (MBA)

Workers' Credit Union

Massachusetts Mortgage Bankers Assoc.

Written Comments from the Massachusetts Community & Banking Council

rrpcs-lifeinsuranceassociationofma.pdf

rrpcs-mi-officeoftheattorneygeneral.pdf

rrpcs-mi-massassociationofhealthunderwriters.pdf

rrpcs-mi-mpiua.pdf

rrpcs-lia-americaninternationalgroupinc.pdf

rrpcs-lia-lifeinsuranceassociationofmassachusetts.pdf

rrpcs-allianceofautomotiveserviceproviders.pdf

rrpcs-massachusettsassociationofinsuranceagents.pdf

rrpcs-ai-officeoftheattorneygeneral.pdf

rrpcs-ai-carcogroupinc.pdf

rrpcs-ai-iso.pdf

rrpcs-ai-jnphillipsautoglass.pdf

rrpcs-ai-massachusettsinsurancefederation.pdf

rrpcs-ai-meritratingboard.pdf

rrpcs-hi-officeoftheattorneygeneral.pdf

rrpcs-bluecrossblueshieldma.pdf

rrpcs-hi-healthcareforall.pdf

rrpcs-hi-massachusettsassociationofhealthplans.pdf

rrpcs-hi-massachusettsassociationofhealthunderwriters.pdf

rrpcs-hi-massachusettshospitalassociation.pdf

rrpcs-hi-massachusettssocietyofoptometrists.pdf

rrpcs-hi-massachusettsinsurancefederation.pdf

rrpcs-hi-minuteman.pdf

rrpcs-hi-stewardhealthcare.pdf

rrpcs-hi-tuftshealthplan.pdf

HLA and HCFA

NASW-MA Chapter

DCAMM

MSCBA

Rick Hamlin

rrpcs-lloyds.pdf

rrpcs-reinsuranceassociationofamerica.pdf

rrpcs-fr-massachusettsinsurancefederation.pdf

rrpcs-fr-plymouthrock.pdf

rrpcs-wc-officeoftheattorneygeneral.pdf

rrpcs-massachusettsassociationofinsuranceagentswc.pdf

rrpcs-wc-mif.pdf

rrpcs-wc-mifp-Jointsubmission.pdf

July 2015

IOMAN

AT&T

DPU

NECTA

Norwood Municipal Light

Verizon

Windstream Communications

IOMAN

MBREA The Assoc. for Valuation Professionals

MBREA

NAIOP

Thomas Sudol

Framingham Community and Economic Development

Preservation of Affordable Housing

MUPHT and MLRI

Associated Builders and Contractors of MA

Cochrane Ventilation

Cox Engineering

International Code Council

MA Sheet Metal Contractors Roundtable

Michael Sheehan

Robert O'Brien

Sheet Metal Workers International Association Local Union #17

Dennis Dellascio

John Annarelli

International Assoc. of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials

Gillian Woldorf

June 2015

MA Association for Occupational Therapy, Inc.

NEOTEC

Associated Builders and Contractors of MA

Local 103

MA Electrical Contractors Association

Solar City

MA System Contractors Association

MA Society of Optometrists

New England College of Optometry

Affiliated Family Funeral Service

Funeral Consumers Alliance of Western MA

John McDonough

Douglas Stone

Veterinary Medicine Board

Anonymous Home Inspectors

Calvin Farnsworth

James Morrison

Philippe Kelty

Timothy May

MA Podiatric Society I

MA Podiatric Society II

MA Society of Radiologic Technologists

The Massachusetts Orthopedic Association

AMTA MA Chapter

Drinking Water Board

Barbara Wilson

Dr. Scott F. Gillman

Kirk Shilts, D.C.

Robert Baritz, DC

Dr. Scott Gillman

Philip Baron

Philip Baron

Thomas Sullivan

Blair Wong

Catherine Selucky

Dibby Bartlett

Lisa Bourque

Labor and Workforce Development

April 2016

Greater Boston Legal Services

November 2015

Massachusetts Staffing Association (MSA)

October 2015

Greater Boston Legal Services

Public Safety and Security

September 2016

Massachusetts Chemistry and Technology Alliance, Inc.

Massachusetts Municipal Association

Changes to 520 CMR 6 (Hoisting)

William M. Linskey, Sr.

Marshall Adams

Cranes 101

Peter Marinelli

Doug Fay

Peter Wallack

National Elevator Industry, Inc.

August 2016

Leslie Ament

Ruthy Barros

P. Wallack & T. Riley

Nationwide Lifts

Pflow Industries, Inc.

MA Association of Realtors

ADT Security Systems

Corporation for Battery Recycling

July 2016

Joseph Curtatone, Mayor, City of Somerville

John Coleman

Massachusetts Federation of Building Officials

June 2016

Center for Sustainable Energy

Richard C. Rossi, City Manager, City of Cambridge

Global Automakers

Massachusetts Municipal Association

Mass Save

NAIOP

Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP)

Responsible Energy Codes Alliance (RECA)

Representative Frank I. Smizik

Conservation Law Foundation

The Green Engineer, Inc.

Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation, Inc.

Acadia Center, MA Sierra Club, Env. League of MA, Mass Energy Consumers Alliance, USGBC, Energy & Zero Waste, Conservation Law

Sierra Club Massachusetts

CLEAResult

Wellesley Sustainable Energy Committee

ChargePoint, Inc.

American Chemistry Council

Leverett Selectboard

Mayor Alex B. Morse, City of Holyoke

Joint Mayors

Tom Howes

Jian Ren

Patricia Murphy

Tom Swensson, Brown Lindquist Fenuccio & Raber Architects, Inc.

Christine Duren, Executive Officer, Home Builders & Remodelers Assoc. of Cape Cod

Richard Nichols, Construction Manager, Wellen Construction

Warren H. Brodie, Law Offices of Warren H. Brodie, P.C.

Gina Coplon-Newfield, Director of Electric Vehicles Initiative, Sierra Club

Seth Goldfine, Registered Architect, Faithful and Gould

Home Builders and Remodelers Association

Delphi Construction, Inc.

Anderson Framing and Remodeling

Boston Green Realty, LLC.

E2 Solar, Inc.

Wellen Construction

Steven Nickerson Building and Remodeling, Inc.

Patriot Builders, Inc.

Bilek Builders

JC Donald Company, Inc.

Bayswater Development, LLC

Leah Kosnak Fennell, Shepley Marketing Director

Jake McMahon

Mark Barbadoro

International Code Council

Kevin O'Brien - Massachusetts Sierra Club

Metropolitan Area Planning Council

Know Who Services

Wendy Brown, AIA

Stretch Energy Code

Newton Citizens Commission on Energy

Jim Edelson

Tina McBride

Glenn Heinmiller Fiald, LEED AP, LC - LAM Partners Inc. Architectural Lighting Design

Paulin Quirion

May 2016

Consumer Data Industry Association

Creative Services, Inc.

Joseph Mondello

Loretta Ho Sherblom

David Roitman, Climate Action Now Legislative Working Group

Strategic Information Resources

Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC)

National Assoc. Of Professional Background Screeners

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM)

Greater Boston Legal Services

April 2016

Gale Brunault

Housing and Urban Development - Office of the General Counsel

March 2016

Bruce Levick

January 2016

New England Convenience Store and Energy Marketer Association

IOMAN

Stavros Center for Independent Living

Associated Builders and Contractors

Bay Path R.V.T.H.S.

December 2015

NRG Services, Inc.

NOTCH

Real Estate Industry

Verizon

November 2015

Harold Rhodes

Sheila Hegerty

Jennifer Pederson

Eversource

Housing and Urban Development - Office of Public and Indian Housing

October 2015

Bethany House Ministries Board Members - Minear

Bethany House Ministries Inc.

Boston College Department of Theology

Criminal Justice Policy Coalition

DOC Chaplain - BSH

DOC Volunteer - Lyden

DOC Volunteer - Poole

Former Acting DOC Commissioner - Bender

Former Acting DOC Commissioner - Dennehy

Gavin Foundation - CEO McGahan

MAP Inc.

MCI Norfolk Volunteer - Neelon

Mentor with Volunteers of America

Middlesex Community College

Providence College - Rev. Professor Austriaco

Saint Basil Seminary

Saint Cecilia Parish

Saint Paul Cathedral Church

Sisters of Saint Francis

St. Catherine of Siene Parish

The Lionheart Foundation

UMASS Boston - CRHSGG

Victory Programs, Inc.

Volunteers of America MA

Harvard Prison Legal Assistance Project

Prisoner's Legal Services of MA

Bodhisattva Skandha

Howard Brown

Luis Perez

Milton L. Rice

Scott Burns

National Grid

Hampden County Sheriffs Office

Boston Rock Gym

Joe Prondak

Baron Industries

William M. Linskey

September 2015

Frank Palasz

Roy Reiss

Lynne Rahmeier

Prisum Coatings

Michael Laracy

Mark Vaz

Intertek Commodities

Maryann Conway

Rachel Silver

Tammy Musto

Barry Barnes

Gail Fields

Michael Gerhart

Anthony Torra

August 2015

Frank Zarrella

Harry Haff

James Gardner

Brian Leathe

John Luther

Matthias Mulvey

Christopher McWhite

Kenneth Bates

Tom Matthews

Housing and Urban Development - Office of Public Housing

July 2015

International Union of Operating Engineers Local 98

Transportation

September 2016

Amital Lipton

January 2016

Margaret Tompsett

December 2015

Daniel Pritchard

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