Per Massachusetts Representative Denise C. Garlick’s office:
House Bill H795 is still being examined.
Senate Bill S765 has gone to study.
Stop Healthcare Violence is lobbying for Massachusetts legislation that would prosecute assault on health care workers as a felony rather than a misdemeanor.
The following are the 2017 House and Senate Bill Numbers for said felony legislation – making assault on healthcare workers a felony in the State of Massachusetts:
Why We Need
Please support the passage of these Bills.
Contact your State legislator and urge him or her to support passage of these Bills so that Massachusetts can be the 34th State.