Substitute for H.B. No. 5871
Session Year 2015


To provide adequate workers' compensation for current and former uniformed members of a paid municipal or volunteer fire department who suffer from certain diseases as a result of performing their jobs.

Introduced by:
Labor and Public Employees Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/30/2015Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/30/2015No New File by Committee on Appropriations
 4/30/2015(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/30/2015(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/29/2015(APP)Joint Favorable
 4/8/2015Referred by House to Committee on Appropriations
 4/1/2015(LCO)File Number 356
 4/1/2015House Calendar Number 213
 4/1/2015Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/1/2015(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/26/2015(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/31/15 5:00 PM
 3/17/2015(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/12/2015(LAB)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/5/2015Referred to Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees
 3/4/2015Drafted by Committee
 2/19/2015(LAB)Vote to Draft
 2/10/2015Public Hearing 02/17
 2/5/2015(LAB)Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
 1/21/2015Referred to Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees

Co-sponsors of HB-5871

Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Rep. Theresa W. Conroy, 105th Dist.
Rep. Linda A. Orange, 48th Dist.
Rep. Peggy Sayers, 60th Dist.
Rep. Kevin Ryan, 139th Dist.
Rep. Jeffrey J. Berger, 73rd Dist.
Rep. Susan M. Johnson, 49th Dist.
Rep. Terry Backer, 121st Dist.
Rep. Larry B. Butler, 72nd Dist.
Rep. Emmett D. Riley, 46th Dist.
Rep. Selim G. Noujaim, 74th Dist.
Rep. James Albis, 99th Dist.
Rep. Philip J. Miller, 36th Dist.
Rep. Kelly J.S. Luxenberg, 12th Dist.
Rep. Caroline Simmons, 144th Dist.
Rep. Sean Scanlon, 98th Dist.
Rep. David Zoni, 81st Dist.
Rep. John K. Hampton, 16th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Lesser, 100th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Fred Camillo, 151st Dist.
Rep. Mike Bocchino, 150th Dist.
Rep. Cristin McCarthy Vahey, 133rd Dist.
Rep. Edwin Vargas, 6th Dist.
Rep. Mike Demicco, 21st Dist.
Rep. Linda M. Gentile, 104th Dist.
Rep. Jeff Currey, 11th Dist.
Rep. Russell A. Morin, 28th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Sen. Danté Bartolomeo, 13th Dist.
Rep. David Arconti, 109th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Rep. David Alexander, 58th Dist.
Rep. John "Jack" F. Hennessy, 127th Dist.
Rep. Mary M. Mushinsky, 85th Dist.
Rep. Janice R. Giegler, 138th Dist.
Rep. Dave W. Yaccarino, 87th Dist.
Rep. Al Adinolfi, 103rd Dist.
Rep. Joe Verrengia, 20th Dist.
Rep. Christie M. Carpino, 32nd Dist.
Rep. David W. Kiner, 59th Dist.
Rep. Frank N. Nicastro, 79th Dist.
Rep. Ed Jutila, 37th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Rick Lopes, 24th Dist.
Rep. Ben McGorty, 122nd Dist.

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