Massachusetts lobbying guidelines
The Public Records Division of the Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth houses lobbying information and records for Massachusetts. The Pacific Research Institute ranks Massachusetts 10 out of the 50 states for accessibility of lobbying disclosure information.
Who must register?
The Public Records Division of the Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth has a database of the registered lobbyists in the state of Massachusetts. There is no clear statute as to whether it is necessary for lobbyists to register in the state of Massachusetts.
- "State-Level Lobbying and Taxpayers: How Much Do We Really Know?," Pacific Research Institute
- Lobbyist Registration and Reporting System