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Joint Committee on Public Service Hearing

September 1 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Joint Committee on Public Service will hold a hearing (bills listed here), including the below bill co-sponsored by Senator Comerford and home rule petition for Deerfield.

Bill Bill Title Sponsor
S.1791 An Act to provide a retirement enhancement opportunity for certain members of the Massachusetts Teachers Retirement System John C. Velis
H.3988 An Act authorizing the town of Deerfield to continue the employment of police officer Gary Sibilia Natalie M. Blais

We invite you to submit written testimony and/or testify on bills you care about. Testimony on bills in this hearing should be addressed to Committee Co-Chairs Senator Michael Brady and Representative Kenneth Gordon.

To testify before the Committee, participants must pre-register by clicking here to complete and submit the registration form. The deadline to register is Monday, August 30 at 5:00 p.m. Once registered, participants will receive an invitation to the virtual hearing via Microsoft Teams. Per committee rules, the Chair will limit testimony to three minutes per individual.

Written testimony is strongly encouraged and may be submitted to the Committee via email to Jessica.Foley@mahouse.gov, and please copy Sen. Comerford (jo.comerford@masenate.gov). Please indicate the bill number in the subject of the email. The Committee will accept written testimony through Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

Members of the public may also view a livestream or recording of this hearing on malegislature.gov.

For questions or assistance with accessing this hearing, please contact Elizabeth.Donovan@mahouse.gov or 617-722-2575


September 1
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Virtual hearing

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