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Massachusetts House of Representatives

House of Representatives
LegislatureMassachusetts General Court
Coa PicSeal of Massachusetts.svg
Session RoomMassachusetts_House_of_Representatives.jpg
House TypeLower house
Term LimitsNone
New SessionJanuary 5, 2011
Leader1 TypeSpeaker of the House
Leader1Robert DeLeo
Election1January 27, 2009
Leader2 TypeSpeaker pro Tempore
Leader2Patricia Haddad
Election2January 28, 2011
Leader3 TypeMajority Leader
Leader3Ronald Mariano
Election3January 28, 2011
Leader4 TypeMinority Leader
Leader4Bradley Jones, Jr.
Election4November 21, 2003
Last Election1November 2, 2010
(160 seats)
Next Election1November 6, 2012
(160 seats)
RedistrictingLegislative Control
Political Groups1Democratic Party (128)
Republican Party (32)
Term Length2 years
AuthorityChapter 1 of the Massachusetts Constitution
Salary$58,237.15/year + per diem
Meeting PlaceHouse of Representatives Chamber
Massachusetts State House
Boston, Massachusetts

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The Massachusetts House of Representatives is the lower house of the Massachusetts General Court, the state legislature of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It is composed of 160 members elected from single-member electoral districts across the Commonwealth. Representatives serve two-year terms without term limits. The House of Representatives convenes at the Massachusetts State House in Boston.

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