HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3189        FILED ON: 1/16/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2151

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Jay D. Livingstone

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to the disclosure of certain police reports.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Jay D. Livingstone

8th Suffolk

Anthony W. Petruccelli

First Suffolk and Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3189        FILED ON: 1/16/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2151

By Mr. Livingstone of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2151) of Jay D. Livingstone and Anthony W. Petruccelli for legislation to require police departments to notify victims of any requests for said victim’s report.  Public Safety and Homeland Security.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Eighty-Ninth General Court
(2015-2016)

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An Act relative to the disclosure of certain police reports.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

Section 97D of chapter 41 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2014 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after the first sentence the following sentence:- The police department shall notify the victim if it receives any written request for the victim's report.