HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 614        FILED ON: 1/18/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 761

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Jay R. Kaufman

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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 broadened eligibility for relief from disproportionate property tax burdens.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Date Added:

Jay R. Kaufman

15th Middlesex

1/21/2011

Ruth B. Balser

12th Middlesex

2/1/2011

Jason M. Lewis

31st Middlesex

2/3/2011

William Smitty Pignatelli

4th Berkshire

1/28/2011

Jennifer E. Benson

37th Middlesex

1/28/2011

John P. Fresolo

16th Worcester

1/26/2011

William N. Brownsberger

 

1/28/2011

Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.

34th Middlesex

1/28/2011

Jonathan Hecht

29th Middlesex

2/3/2011

 



HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 614        FILED ON: 1/18/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 761

By Mr. Kaufman of Lexington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 761) of Jay R. Kaufman and others relative to real estate tax relief for certain owners of residential property.  Revenue.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 2795 OF 2009-2010.]

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the Year Two Thousand Eleven

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An Act relative to broadened eligibility for relief from disproportionate property tax burdens.

 

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

SECTION 1. Subsection (k) of section 6 of chapter 62 of the General Laws, as inserted by section 80 of Chapter 127 of the Acts of 1999, is hereby amended by striking from paragraph (2) the words:

- B, who is 65 years of age or older,

SECTION 2. The provisions of this act shall apply to all taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2013.