First Bill of the New Legislative Session January 24, 2017 / McLane Middleton / Leave a comment Click the image above to read Docket No. 189. By Andrew P. Botti The first bill of the new legislative session which would outlaw non-competes while adopting a form of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act has been filed in the Massachusetts Senate as Docket No. 189, filed January 12, 2017. Read full text here.