Massachusetts Legislation



Listed below is legislation supported by SOPRI and currently under discussion.

None at this time.

 



Listed below is legislation supported by SOPRI but did not pass in the 2018 Legislature.

 

An Act Relative to Consensual Adolescent Sexual Activity

Petition of: Paul R. Heroux (2nd Bristol), Kay Khan (11th Middlesex), and Denise Provost (27th Middlesex)

An Act Relative to Juveniles Accused of Sexual Offenses

Petition of: Paul R. Heroux (2nd Bristol), Kay Khan (11th Middlesex), and Denise Provost (27th Middlesex)

An Act Relative to Kidnapping as a Sexual Offense

Petition of: Paul R. Heroux (2nd Bristol), Kay Khan (11th Middlesex), and Denise Provost (27th Middlesex)

An Act Relative to Data Collection by the Sex Offender Registry Board

Petition of: Paul R. Heroux (2nd Bristol), Kay Khan (11th Middlesex), James R. Miceli (19th Middlesex) and Denise Provost (27th Middlesex)

An Act Relative to Conducting Study on Sexual Recidivism

Petition of: Paul R. Heroux (2nd Bristol), Kay Khan (11th Middlesex), and Denise Provost (27th Middlesex)

An Act removing youthful offenders and juveniles from the definition of sex offender

Petition of: Paul R. Heroux (2nd Bristol), Leonard Mirra (2nd Essex), and Mary S. Keefe (15th Worcester)

Juveniles on the Sex Offender Registry

Representative Paul Heroux’s briefing for the Massachusetts Legislature, May 11, 2017