Division of Autism Created

Representative Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) today announced that a $1,200,000 appropriation for a new Division on Autism was included in the FY06 Conference Committee Budget and voted on favorably by the House and Senate. The budget is now on its way to the Governor for approval. The new Division of Autism will be operated under the […]

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Andover Recycling Grant

TUCKER, FINEGOLD, AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE ANDOVER MUNICIPAL RECYCLING GRANT BOSTON – Senator Susan C. Tucker (D-Andover), Representatives Barry R. Finegold (D-Andover), and Barbara A. L’Italien (D-Andover) announce today that the Town of Andover has received a Municipal Recycling Grant administered through the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). Andover will receive a healthy lawn and landscape […]

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Andover Council on Aging Grant

TUCKER, FINEGOLD AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE GRANT SUPPORTING ANDOVER COUNCIL ON AGING BOSTON – Senator Susan C. Tucker (D-Andover), Representatives Barry R. Finegold (D-Andover) and Barbara A. L’Italien (D-Andover) announced today the Andover Council on Aging (COA) has received a Formula Grant through the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The Andover Senior Center has been awarded […]

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Methuen Recycling Grant

BADDOUR, BROADHURST AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE METHUEN MUNICIPAL RECYCLING GRANT BOSTON – Senator Steven A. Baddour (D-Methuen), Representatives Arthur J. Broadhurst (D-Methuen) and Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) announce today that the City of Methuen has received a Municipal Recycling Grant administered through the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). Methuen will receive 250 set-out containers, valued at $838. […]

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Methuen Council on Aging Grant

BADDOUR, BROADHURST AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE GRANT SUPPORTING METHUEN COUNCIL ON AGING BOSTON – Senator Steven A. Baddour (D-Methuen), Representatives Arthur J. Broadhurst (D-Methuen) and Barbara A. L’Italien (D-Andover) announced today the Methuen Council on Aging (COA) has received a Formula Grant through the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The Methuen Senior Center has been awarded […]

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North Andover Council on Aging Grant

TORRISI AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE GRANT SUPPORTING NORTH ANDOVER COUNCIL ON AGING BOSTON – Representatives David Torrisi (D-North Andover), and Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) announced today the North Andover Council on Aging (COA) has received a Formula Grant through the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The Council advocates for older adult and works to identify and meet […]

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Bill Eliminimating Statute of Limitations

L’Italien Co-Sponsors Bill to Eliminate Statute of Limitations for Sex Offenses L’Italien co-sponsored legislation to protect victims of sexual assault which was signed into law The bill would remove the statutes of limitation for the criminal prosecution of those charged with certain sexual offenses, including those against children. Currently, there is a fifteen-year limitation for […]

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Reopening of Bradford Fire Station

REPRESENTATIVE L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCES REOPENING OF BRADFORD FIRE STATION On the morning of October 06, 2004, the Bradford Fire Station opened for full-time business for the first time since July of 2003.  For the past six months, the station has only been open about two days per week and in the six months prior to that, […]

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Predatory Home Lending

Supports Protections from Predatory Homeowner Lending Specifically, this bill will: Set limits on the financing of points and fees. Prohibit prepayment of fees and penalties. Bar lenders from increasing the interest rate, if a borrower defaults. Forbid lenders from charging fees for modifying a loan’s terms. Ban mandatory arbitration for the settlement of disputes. Exclude […]

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