Language for H.3543, An Act Establishing the Massachusetts Infrastructure Bank, has been finalized, and the text of the bill is available on the Legislature’s website here. As of March 2018, the bill has been reported out of the Joint Committee on Community Development and Small Businesses and sent to the Joint Committee on Financial Services. A hearing date on the bill before that committee has not yet been set.
The bill has the following co-sponsors:
Rep. Mike Connolly, 26th Middlesex
Rep. Denise Provost, 27th Middlesex
Rep. David M. Rogers, 24th Middlesex
Rep. Jack Lewis, 7th Middlesex
Rep. Peter V. Kocot, 1st Hampshire
Rep. Jay D. Livingstone, 8th Suffolk
Sen. Sal N. DiDomenico, Middlesex and Suffolk
Sen. Julian Cyr, Cape and Islands
Sen. William N. Brownsberger, Second Suffolk and Middlesex
Rep. Carlos Gonzalez, 10th Hampton
Rep. Thomas Stanley, 9th Middlesex
Representatives can still write letters of support for bills, although the formal co-sponsorship deadline has passed. Senators may still sign on as co-sponsors. Please encourage your state legislators to support a public infrastructure bank. Please feel free to contact us for more information.