2023 Testimony to the Housing Committee
in Support of Access to Counsel
On September 27, 2023, the Housing Committee, chaired by Senator Lydia Edwards and Representative James Arciero held a hearing on S. 864 An Act promoting access to counsel and housing stability in Massachusetts (Lead sponsor: Senator Sal DiDomenico). The following people and organizations testified either at the hearing and/or submitted written testimony in support of the bill (click to view testimony where there is a link)
"DiDomenico told the Joint Committee on Housing on Wednesday afternoon that his bill is a matter of justice and equity, and he signaled the proposal could potentially be incorporated into a more comprehensive housing bill this session."
Bill would ensure tenant access to lawyers in eviction cases
Sept 27, 2023