LWVMA Day on the Hill: Act for the Future: Voting, Maternal Health, Firearms, and PFAS

Senate President Karen Spilka will be the keynote speaker for the League of Women Voters’ Day on the Hill lobby day, Act for the Future, Wednesday, October 11.

The program begins at 10:00 AM in Gardner Auditorium at the State House and will focus on legislation in four priority areas:

  • Elections and Voting: S.410, An Act making voting administrative changes to create equitable systemic solutions (ACCESS Act) 
    • H.688, An Act establishing same day registration of voters
    • H.707, An Act decoupling the municipal census from voter registration 
    • H.701, An Act enforcing accessibility for voters with disabilities 
    • H.656, An Act providing uniform mail voting forms 
  • Maternal Health: S.1415, An Act relative to birthing justice
  • Firearms: HD4420, An Act modernizing firearm laws, Senate bill to be filed
  • PFAS (forever chemicals): H.2197 /S.1356, An Act to protect Massachusetts public health from PFAS

When the program ends, League members will meet with their own Senator and Representative or staff. 

View the information packet for Day on the Hill here. 

League members should register by Wednesday, October 4 at 5:00 PM in order for us to let legislators know to expect visits from their League constituents. 

Questions? Email specialists@lwvma.org.