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Municipal Law Unit (MLU) Decision Lookup



MLU Decision Lookup

Municipal Law Unit (MLU) By-law Decisions for the highlighted years are listed below. To view an MLU Decision on the list, click on Date of Decision. To view a different year’s list of MLU Decisions, click on that year. Please note that not all decisions will reference a Bylaw Type. Additionally, please note that a specific MLU Decision may include additional topics beyond the Bylaw Type listed. To search for a specific MLU Decision by date, town, selected topic, word or phrase, click on Search MLU Decisions and complete any of the searchable fields. A search of all available decisions can be done by leaving all search fields blank and hitting submit search.

 

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Date of DecisionDecision #Bylaw typeTown
12/30/2013 6940 Dartmouth
12/30/2013 6939Medical MarijuanaLudlow
12/30/2013 6979Medical MarijuanaMonson
12/27/2013 6965 North Attleborough
12/27/2013 6963 East Longmeadow
12/27/2013 6960 Shrewsbury
12/26/2013 6962Medical MarijuanaSalisbury
12/26/2013 7046Medical MarijuanaSpencer
12/26/2013 6950Medical MarijuanaNewbury
12/26/2013 6872Medical MarijuanaStoughton
12/24/2013 7035Medical MarijuanaRochester
12/24/2013 6999CORI FingerprintBrewster
12/24/2013 7039Medical MarijuanaAshland
12/23/2013 7022 Westwood
12/23/2013 7008Animal ControlMaynard
12/20/2013 7001 Wareham
12/19/2013 6973 Dighton
12/19/2013 7006Medical MarijuanaEssex
12/19/2013 7019Medical MarijuanaPembroke
12/19/2013 6947Sex OffenderMilford
12/17/2013 6903 Cheshire
12/17/2013 6995 Whitinsville
12/16/2013 7009Medical MarijuanaOak Bluffs
12/13/2013 6994 Wilmington
12/13/2013 6990Medical MarijuanaMashpee
12/13/2013 7008Medical MarijuanaMaynard
12/11/2013 6966 Hadley
12/11/2013 6997 Leicester
12/09/2013 6958 West Boylston
12/09/2013 7007 Foxborough
12/05/2013 6984Medical MarijuanaWest Tisbury
12/05/2013 7021SolarNeedham
12/05/2013 6988Medical MarijuanaWalpole
12/04/2013 6954Medical MarijuanaIpswich
12/04/2013 6951CORI FingerprintStoneham
12/04/2013 6953Medical MarijuanaProvincetown
12/04/2013 6957 Sutton
12/03/2013 6935Medical MarijuanaHanson
12/03/2013 6906Medical MarijuanaPlympton
12/03/2013 6920 Barre
12/03/2013 6928Medical MarijuanaHolland
12/02/2013 6949 Wendell
11/29/2013 6943 Shrewsbury
11/29/2013 6946CORI FingerprintHanover
11/29/2013 6938 Billerica
11/29/2013 6937 Bernardston
11/27/2013 6970 Holliston
11/26/2013 6927 Shirley
11/26/2013 6924 Cuttyhunk
11/26/2013 6926Medical MarijuanaDalton
11/26/2013 6934 Oxford
11/25/2013 6550supple Lanesborough
11/25/2013 6921 Bernardston
11/25/2013 6802supple Hatfield
11/25/2013 6974 Lynnfield
11/25/2013 6930Medical MarijuanaMilton
11/25/2013 6931Medical MarijuanaTewksbury
11/22/2013 6798Medical MarijuanaHampden
11/22/2013 6916 Granville
11/21/2013 6982 Groton
11/21/2013 6917Medical MarijuanaBrookfield
11/21/2013 6986 Dracut
11/20/2013 6918 Russell
11/20/2013 6925 Acushnet
11/18/2013 6884 Acushnet
11/18/2013 6933 Southborough
11/18/2013 6932 Burlington
11/15/2013 6923Medical MarijuanaCarlisle
11/13/2013 6964 Rehoboth
11/13/2013 6956 Grafton
11/13/2013 6961 Stoughton
11/12/2013 6948Medical MarijuanaNorton
11/12/2013 6945 North Reading
11/12/2013 6971Medical MarijuanaMiddleborough
11/12/2013 6942 Charlton
11/12/2013 6944Medical MarijuanaHarvard
11/12/2013 6941Medical MarijuanaBolton
11/01/2013 6919Medical MarijuanaClinton
10/29/2013 6852Medical MarijuanaWest Bridgewater
10/29/2013 6922 Rockport
10/29/2013 6955 Acushnet
10/28/2013 6833Medical MarijuanaMashpee
10/25/2013 6896 Swansea
10/24/2013 6912 Westhampton
10/24/2013 6911 Edgartown
10/21/2013 6900Medical MarijuanaWareham
10/21/2013 6913 Monterey
10/18/2013 6901 Florida
10/17/2013 6910Medical MarijuanaStockbridge
10/17/2013 6908 Peru
10/17/2013 6903 Cheshire
10/17/2013 6904 North Brookfield
10/16/2013 6905 Deerfield
10/15/2013 6907Medical MarijuanaPepperell
10/15/2013 6899 Brookfield
10/15/2013 6894Animal ControlWareham
10/15/2013 6902 West Brookfield
10/15/2013 6828 Boxborough
10/15/2013 6897Medical MarijuanaGilbertviille
10/15/2013 6895 Weston
10/15/2013 6893 Tyringham
10/11/2013 6890 Blackstone
10/11/2013 6689Animal ControlReading
10/11/2013 6889Medical MarijuanaWrentham
10/11/2013 6892CORI FingerprintSturbridge
10/10/2013 6765 Eastham
10/10/2013 6882Medical MarijuanaSturbridge
10/10/2013 6887Animal ControlLeyden
10/10/2013 6884Medical MarijuanaAcushnet
10/09/2013 6875Medical MarijuanaNatick
10/09/2013 6880Medical MarijuanaBelmont
10/08/2013 6879 Belmont
10/08/2013 6715 Dover
10/07/2013 6878 Sterling
10/07/2013 6881Medical MarijuanaMerrimac
10/07/2013 6896 Swansea
10/04/2013 6870 Brimfield
10/04/2013 6869 Royalston
10/03/2013 6872Animal ControlStoughton
10/01/2013 6867Medical MarijuanaAvon
10/01/2013 6785Medical MarijuanaTyngsborough
09/26/2013 6859Medical MarijuanaBrookline
09/26/2013 6855 Ware
09/26/2013 6868 Warren
09/25/2013 6849Medical MarijuanaLexington
09/25/2013 6860Medical MarijuanaConcord
09/25/2013 6852 West Bridgewater
09/25/2013 6850 Buckland
09/25/2013 6851Medical MarijuanaCarver
09/24/2013 6847Medical MarijuanaNorwood
09/24/2013 6848 South Hadley
09/24/2013 6846 Uxbridge
09/24/2013 6597 New Salem
09/23/2013 6842SolarOakham
09/23/2013 6686Medical MarijuanaSharon
09/20/2013 6841Medical MarijuanaMaynard
09/19/2013 6837Medical MarijuanaNorth Andover
09/19/2013 6715Medical MarijuanaDover
09/19/2013 6915ChartersPepperell
09/19/2013 6838 Amherst
09/19/2013 6836Medical MarijuanaRaynham
09/19/2013 6839Medical MarijuanaSeekonk
09/18/2013 6844Medical MarijuanaDartmouth
09/17/2013 6830Medical MarijuanaLeicester
09/16/2013 6843Medical MarijuanaNorth Reading
09/16/2013 6829SolarNewbury
09/16/2013 6845CORI FingerprintDartmouth
09/16/2013 6831CORI FingerprintSaugus
09/16/2013 6828Medical MarijuanaBoxborough
09/13/2013 6823 Saugus
09/13/2013 6871 Dudley
09/13/2013 6770 Whately
09/13/2013 6885 Duxbury
09/13/2013 6825 North Attleborough
09/13/2013 6826SolarSouthwick
09/13/2013 6864SolarDunstable
09/13/2013 6822Medical MarijuanaDighton
09/13/2013 6798 Hampden
09/13/2013 6820Medical MarijuanaPlainville
09/13/2013 6827Medical MarijuanaCharlemont
09/13/2013 6883 Monterey
09/12/2013 6815Medical MarijuanaAssonet
09/12/2013 6816Medical MarijuanaCanton
09/12/2013 6818Medical MarijuanaWebster
09/12/2013 6819 Webster
09/11/2013 6832 Ayer
09/11/2013 6811Medical MarijuanaEast Longmeadow
09/11/2013 6814Medical MarijuanaRehoboth
09/11/2013 6817 Heath
09/11/2013 6813 Warwick
09/10/2013 6802Medical MarijuanaHatfield
09/10/2013 6812 Southampton
09/10/2013 6807CORI FingerprintDedham
09/10/2013 6809Medical MarijuanaNorton
09/10/2013 6806 Upton
09/10/2013 6808Medical MarijuanaWalpole
09/09/2013 6800Medical MarijuanaDracut
09/09/2013 6798 Hampden
09/09/2013 6801Medical MarijuanaSandwich
09/09/2013 6799 Holliston
09/09/2013 6790Medical MarijuanaOrleans
09/09/2013 6794Medical MarijuanaChelmsford
09/09/2013 6803Medical MarijuanaHolden
09/09/2013 6805 East Bridgewater
09/07/2013 6792Medical MarijuanaWilbraham
09/07/2013 6793Medical MarijuanaNeedham
09/06/2013 6791 Shelburne Falls
09/06/2013 6789Medical MarijuanaMedway
09/03/2013 6786Medical MarijuanaMillis
09/03/2013 6781 Hull
09/03/2013 6780Medical MarijuanaBillerica
09/03/2013 6782Medical MarijuanaWhitinsville
08/30/2013 6772Medical MarijuanaSherborn
08/30/2013 6769 Marion
08/30/2013 6760Medical MarijuanaWest Boylston
08/30/2013 6764Medical MarijuanaSheffield
08/30/2013 6771Medical MarijuanaIpswich
08/30/2013 6766 Harwich
08/30/2013 6774Medical MarijuanaNorfolk
08/30/2013 6776Medical MarijuanaDanvers
08/30/2013 6759 Belchertown
08/28/2013 6757 Bourne
08/28/2013 6755Medical MarijuanaWestport
08/28/2013 6755Medical MarijuanaWestport
08/28/2013 6755Medical MarijuanaWestport
08/28/2013 6755Medical MarijuanaWestport
08/28/2013 6749Medical MarijuanaMillbury
08/28/2013 6754Medical MarijuanaHadley
08/28/2013 6751Medical MarijuanaWellesley
08/27/2013 6747 Hanson
08/27/2013 6756Medical MarijuanaWestwood
08/23/2013 6898 Otis
08/23/2013 6854 Templeton
08/23/2013 6858 Warren
08/22/2013 6741Medical MarijuanaLancaster
08/22/2013 6740Sex OffenderTempleton
08/22/2013 6821 Berkley
08/22/2013 6824 North Attleborough
08/21/2013 6804 Hubbardston
08/20/2013 6820 Plainville
08/20/2013 6734Medical MarijuanaHudson
08/20/2013 6731 Nahant
08/20/2013 6724Medical MarijuanaDennis
08/20/2013 6730 Andover
08/20/2013 6797 Somerset
08/20/2013 6725Medical MarijuanaHanover
08/20/2013 6739Medical MarijuanaHalifax
08/20/2013 6727 Williamstown
08/19/2013 6706 Great Barrington
08/19/2013 6753Sex OffenderMilford
08/19/2013 6810 Norton
08/19/2013 6713 Georgetown
08/19/2013 6720Medical MarijuanaWilmington
08/16/2013 6697 Lexington
08/16/2013 6840 Framingham
08/15/2013 6704 Essex
08/15/2013 6733 Sudbury
08/15/2013 6770 Whately
08/14/2013 6718 Tewksbury
08/14/2013 6777 Charlton
08/13/2013 6788 Leverett
08/13/2013 6914 Brewster
08/12/2013 6689 Reading
08/12/2013 6712Sex OffenderHopkinton
08/07/2013 6690Medical MarijuanaCohasset
08/07/2013 6718Medical MarijuanaTewksbury
08/07/2013 6686 Sharon
08/06/2013 6668 Marshfield
08/05/2013 6684Medical MarijuanaNorwell
08/05/2013 6835CORI FingerprintActon
08/05/2013 6687Medical MarijuanaHingham
08/05/2013 6768 Harwich
08/02/2013 6784 Wales
08/02/2013 6795 Needham
08/02/2013 6796 Monson
08/02/2013 6787 Monson
08/02/2013 6765 Eastham
08/02/2013 6763 Bellingham
08/02/2013 6786 Millis
08/02/2013 6785 Tyngsborough
08/02/2013 6758 Lee
08/02/2013 6775 Paxton
08/01/2013 6667SolarWellfleet
07/29/2013 6779Medical MarijuanaArlington
07/29/2013 6773 Rowley
07/29/2013 6681 Northfield
07/29/2013 6772 Sherborn
07/29/2013 6673 Boylston
07/29/2013 6745 Burlington
07/29/2013 6761 Ludlow
07/26/2013 6865Medical MarijuanaLakeville
07/26/2013 6658Medical MarijuanaNantucket
07/26/2013 6874Medical MarijuanaAthol
07/26/2013 6783Medical MarijuanaLongmeadow
07/26/2013 6891Medical MarijuanaMiddleton
07/26/2013 6863Medical MarijuanaRockland
07/26/2013 6857Medical MarijuanaHaydenville
07/25/2013 6877ChartersNatick
07/25/2013 6665 Plymouth
07/25/2013 6856ChartersWare
07/25/2013 6669 Fairhaven
07/25/2013 6670SolarFairhaven
07/25/2013 6762 Lunenburg
07/24/2013 6652 Manchester-By-The-Sea
07/24/2013 6737 Ashland
07/24/2013 6712Medical MarijuanaHopkinton
07/23/2013 6750 Truro
07/23/2013 6886 Granby
07/22/2013 6866 Wendell
07/22/2013 6660Medical MarijuanaMedfield
07/22/2013 6630Medical MarijuanaWestborough
07/19/2013 6655 Chilmark
07/12/2013 6743Medical MarijuanaSpencer
07/12/2013 6737Medical MarijuanaAshland
07/11/2013 6664 Huntington
07/10/2013 6847 Norwood
07/10/2013 6733Medical MarijuanaSudbury
07/09/2013 6732Medical MarijuanaLittleton
07/09/2013 6732 Littleton
07/09/2013 6646 Falmouth
07/09/2013 6705Medical MarijuanaEgremont
07/09/2013 6862ChartersRockland
07/09/2013 6873 Hopedale
07/08/2013 6749 Millbury
07/08/2013 6711 Mansfield
07/08/2013 6736 Winchester
07/08/2013 6687 Hingham
07/03/2013 6682Public Consumption of MarijuanaVineyard Haven
07/03/2013 6678Public Consumption of MarijuanaOak Bluffs
07/03/2013 6654Public Consumption of MarijuanaWellesley
07/03/2013 6676Medical MarijuanaPembroke
07/02/2013 6691 Bolton
07/01/2013 6748 Winchendon
07/01/2013 6696 Westwood
07/01/2013 6793 Needham
06/30/2013 6649Medical MarijuanaScituate
06/28/2013 6708 Whitman
06/28/2013 6695 Oxford
06/26/2013 6662 Kingston
06/26/2013 6645CORI FingerprintLincoln
06/26/2013 6641 Hingham
06/25/2013 6746 Shrewsbury
06/25/2013 6628 Stockbridge
06/24/2013 6834ChartersActon
06/24/2013 6644 Acton
06/24/2013 6700 Berlin
06/24/2013 6735 Ashby
06/24/2013 6738 Halifax
06/24/2013 6661CORI FingerprintRockport
06/24/2013 6716 Salisbury
06/24/2013 6702 Phillipston
06/24/2013 6729 Townsend
06/24/2013 6634 Provincetown
06/24/2013 6650 South Yarmouth
06/24/2013 6742 Turners Falls
06/24/2013 6743Sex OffenderSpencer
06/21/2013 6709Medical MarijuanaAvon
06/18/2013 6751 Wellesley
06/14/2013 6778 Swampscott
06/14/2013 6744 West Newbury
06/14/2013 6633 Boxford
06/14/2013 6639 Boxford
06/14/2013 6752 Rowley
06/12/2013 6642 Mt. Washington
06/12/2013 6783 Longmeadow
06/10/2013 6692 Marblehead
06/10/2013 6623 Heath
06/07/2013 6767 Billerica
06/03/2013 6703 Northborough
06/03/2013 6698CORI FingerprintGrafton
05/31/2013 6721 Chatham
05/30/2013 6726 Lenox
05/30/2013 6723 Douglas
05/29/2013 6701Medical MarijuanaTopsfield
05/29/2013 6685Medical MarijuanaWestminster
05/29/2013 6719 Tewksbury
05/29/2013 6722 Chatham
05/24/2013 6677 Pembroke
05/24/2013 6651 Duxbury
05/24/2013 6679Medical MarijuanaStoneham
05/24/2013 6648 Hamilton
05/24/2013 6675 Brewster
05/23/2013 6699ChartersFranklin
05/23/2013 6714 Middleborough
05/23/2013 6710 Avon
05/23/2013 6707 Chesterfield
05/22/2013 6717 Foxborough
05/22/2013 6683 Groton
05/22/2013 6657 Southborough
05/22/2013 6701 Topsfield
05/20/2013 6694Medical MarijuanaStoughton
05/20/2013 6635 Seekonk
05/20/2013 6622 Wendell
05/20/2013 6693 Colrain
05/20/2013 6636 Bernardston
05/20/2013 6680Medical MarijuanaWakefield
05/20/2013 6638 Harvard
05/16/2013 6688 Reading
05/16/2013 6671 Marshfield
05/16/2013 6672 Plymouth
05/15/2013 6565 Falmouth
05/10/2013 6674 South Dennis
05/09/2013 6666ChartersWellfleet
05/08/2013 6607 Stoughton
05/07/2013 6663 Rockport
05/03/2013 6646 Falmouth
05/03/2013 6645SolarLincoln
05/03/2013 6628 Stockbridge
05/03/2013 6644Medical MarijuanaActon
05/02/2013 6652SolarManchester-By-The-Sea
05/02/2013 6659Medical MarijuanaDedham
05/02/2013 6637 Mendon
05/02/2013 6650Medical MarijuanaSouth Yarmouth
05/02/2013 6632Medical MarijuanaWestford
04/30/2013 6656 Wayland
04/30/2013 6492 Monterey
04/29/2013 6643ChartersActon
04/29/2013 5221 Heath
04/29/2013 6653 Arlington
04/23/2013 6620 Somerset
04/23/2013 6631Medical MarijuanaNorth Attleborough
04/23/2013 6640 Bedford
04/23/2013 6647Medical MarijuanaFalmouth
04/23/2013 6603 Amherst
04/22/2013 6592 Sharon
04/22/2013 6617 Holbrook
04/17/2013 6596 Norfolk
04/17/2013 6613SolarSturbridge
04/16/2013 6615 North Attleborough
04/12/2013 6588 Barre
04/09/2013 6625 Leverett
04/08/2013 6611 Milton
04/05/2013 6608 Brookline
04/05/2013 6575Adult EntertainmentWrentham
04/04/2013 6606 Swansea
04/02/2013 6626 Groveland
03/29/2013 6603 Amherst
03/28/2013 6629 Monson
03/25/2013 6565 Falmouth
03/22/2013 6627 Turners Falls
03/21/2013 6616 Chatham
03/21/2013 6610 South Hadley
03/20/2013 6602 Westminster
03/19/2013 6578Medical MarijuanaReading
03/18/2013 6596 Norfolk
03/15/2013 6624 Abington
03/15/2013 6347 Abington
03/14/2013 6593 Littleton
03/14/2013 6595 Swansea
03/13/2013 6590SolarCarver
03/13/2013 6601Medical MarijuanaWakefield
03/13/2013 6588Sex OffenderBarre
03/13/2013 6619Medical MarijuanaBurlington
03/12/2013 6592 Sharon
03/12/2013 6582 Dighton
03/12/2013 6584SolarWestborough
03/08/2013 6609 Holliston
03/04/2013 6589 Nantucket
03/01/2013 6575CORI FingerprintWrentham
02/28/2013 6621 Dennis
02/28/2013 6578 Reading
02/26/2013 6560SolarNorth Brookfield
02/25/2013 6595 Swansea
02/25/2013 6170 Aquinnah
02/25/2013 6566 Wareham
02/25/2013 6583 Webster
02/22/2013 6562 Saugus
02/22/2013 6552SolarRochester
02/22/2013 6576 Dedham
02/22/2013 6516 Wayland
02/21/2013 6579 Shutesbury
02/19/2013 6550 Lanesborough
02/12/2013 6547ElectionsBellingham
02/12/2013 6574 Ashland
02/12/2013 6559 Marion
02/11/2013 5611 Bernardston
02/11/2013 6524 Hadley
02/05/2013 6535SolarIpswich
02/04/2013 6586 Millis
02/01/2013 6537 Westford
02/01/2013 6553 Sterling
02/01/2013 6555 Essex
02/01/2013 6532 Tyngsborough
01/30/2013 6513 Sutton
01/30/2013 6604 Wareham
01/30/2013 6053 Chester
01/30/2013 6548 Plymouth
01/30/2013 5155 Lunenburg
01/30/2013 6589 Nantucket
01/29/2013 5361 Rockport
01/24/2013 6612 Weston
01/24/2013 6519SolarMilford
01/24/2013 6614 Barre
01/23/2013 6517 Middleborough
01/18/2013 6516 Wayland
01/16/2013 6530 South Yarmouth
01/10/2013 6527Sex OffenderSpencer
01/10/2013 6594ChartersUxbridge
01/10/2013 6605 Dalton
01/10/2013 6599 Foxborough
01/07/2013 6594 Uxbridge
01/07/2013 6545 Seekonk
01/02/2013 6436 Newbury