The proposals could boost MBTA revenues $23.4 million to $49.4 million, according to a presentation made by MBTA staff.
New state laws would require side guards on trucks and a wider buffer between motor vehicles and bike riders.
Workers in Massachusetts must now be paid a minimum wage of $10 an hour, up from the previous minimum of $9.
It’ll save the average taxpayer about $30. It may not sound like much, but it’s expected to cost the state $152 million in lost revenue.
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House lawmakers are considering legislation that would make it easier for people convicted of drug crimes to get their life back on track.
Members of a part-time panel that approves judicial nominees will each be receiving an additional $5,000 per year.
The Massachusetts Senate is gearing up to take action on several bills next year. 22News explains what’s at the top of their to-do list.
The heroin and prescription drug epidemic continues to be a public health emergency in Mass. 22News took a deeper look at the legislation.
The eight members of the Governor’s council are each set to receive a $5,000 salary increase in the new year.
The “tentative” agenda – subject to change – for the Senate in early 2016 features an easing of lobster processing rules, promotion of prope…