Ban the Box Laws in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Ban the Box Laws

Private & Public (State, City/County & Licensing) Employers

First Enacted: August 06, 2010

Overview

Appeal or Complaint Process Must provide copy of record Must provide notice of denial

Statutes

Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 151B, 4(9 1/2)Mass. Gen. Laws ch 6, 171A, 172

Counties/Cities

The following counties & cities in Massachusetts have enacted their own ban the box laws and/or fair chance hiring policies. To learn more about the laws in a specific county or city you can click on their name.