Enhancing Penalties for Unemployment Fraud Senate #23

Vote Description

This was a vote on Amendment #3 to S.35, a program for improvements to the Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund and providing relief to employers and workers in the Commonwealth (House, No. 90). This amendment gives the Attorney General authority to prosecute unemployment fraud by employees or employers, increases the penalties for fraud, increases the statute of limitations for prosecuting fraud to six years, and makes multiple counts of fraud to be prosecuted under the criminal enterprise statute.

Mass Fiscal Explanation

MassFiscal supports this amendment in support of fiscal responsibility. You can find the bill here: https://malegislature.gov/Bills/192/S35/Amendments/Senate

Mass Fiscal's Stance

Vote result on 03/18/2021

FAILED

Yea
9

Nay
31

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Michael BarrettThird Middlesex 8%
Joe BoncoreFirst Suffolk and Middlesex 11%
Michael Brady2nd Plymouth and Bristol 12%
William N. BrownsbergerSecond Suffolk and Middlesex 8%
Harriette L. ChandlerFirst Worcester 8%
Sonia Chang-DiazSecond Suffolk 16%
Nick CollinsFourth Suffolk 20%
Jo ComefordHampshire, Franklin & Worcester 8%
Cynthia Stone CreemFirst Middlesex and Norfolk 8%
Brendan P. Crighton3rd Essex 8%
John CroninWorcester and Middlesex 8%
Julian CyrCape and Islands 8%
Sal N. DiDomenicoMiddlesex and Suffolk 8%
Diana DiZoglio1st Essex 56%
James B. EldridgeMiddlesex and Worcester 8%
Ryan C. FattmanWorcester and Norfolk 100%
Paul R FeeneyBristol and Norfolk 12%
Barry R. FinegoldSecond Essex and Middlesex 20%
Cindy FriedmanFourth Middlesex 8%
Anne M. GobiWorcester, Hampden, Hampshire, and Middlesex 28%
Adam GomezHampden 8%
Adam G. HindsBerkshire, Hampshire, Franklin and Hampden 8%
Patricia D. JehlenSecond Middlesex 8%
John F. KeenanNorfolk and Plymouth 24%
Edward Kennedy1st Middlesex 12%
Eric P. LesserFirst Hampden and Hampshire 8%
Jason M. LewisFifth Middlesex 8%
Joan B. LovelySecond Essex 8%
Mark C. MontignySecond Bristol and Plymouth 12%
Michael O. MooreSecond Worcester 16%
Susan MoranPlymouth and Barnstable 8%
Patrick O'ConnorPlymouth and Norfolk 84%
Marc R. PachecoFirst Plymouth and Bristol 32%
Becca RauschNorfolk, Bristol & Middlesex 20%
Michael J. RodriguesFirst Bristol and Plymouth 16%
Michael F. RushNorfolk and Suffolk 8%
Karen SpilkaSecond Middlesex and Norfolk 0%
Bruce E. TarrFirst Essex and Middlesex 96%
Walter F. TimiltyNorfolk, Bristol and Plymouth 56%
John Velis2nd Hampden and Hampshire 24%