November 1, 2017


Councilors Present were:

Joseph C. Ferreira - District 1
Robert L. Jubinville - District 2
Marilyn M. Petitto Devaney - District 3
Christopher Ianella - District 4
Eileen R. Duff - District 5
Terrence Kennedy - District 6
Jen Caissie - District 7
Mary Hurley - District 8



Lt. Governor Karen Polito presided.



Certification of Paul R. Feeney to the Bristol and Norfolk Senate seat

Swearing in of Senator Paul R. Feeney


Opening Prayer, Pledge of Allegiance, Treasury Warrant of 2.2 Billion Dollars.  Approval of Notaries Public.

Vote on John C. Englander for a position as an Associate Justice of the Appeals Court 8-0

The continuation of the hearing for  Debra A. Squires-Lee for a position as an Associate Justice of the Superior Court was scheduled for November 15th at 1:30 pm.

Nomination of The Honorable Mark V. Green to a position as the Chief Justice of the Appeals Court=. The hearing was scheduled for November 29 at 10:00 am

The hearing for Colette M. Santa to a position as a member of the Parole Board was scheduled for December 6th at 10:30 am

The hearing for Robert T. Santaniello to a position as an Associate Justice of the District Court, Springfield was rescheduled to December 6th at 1:30 pm

Nomination of William J.Ritter to a position as an Associate Justice of the Superior Court. The hearing was scheduled for December 13 at 10:30 am

Nomination of Janine D. River to a position as an Associate Justice of the Probate and Family Court, Suffolk. The hearing was not yet scheduled


The next meeting is November 15, 2017 at 12:00 pm.

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