SENATE DOCKET, NO. 1574        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 651

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Frederick E. Berry, (BY REQUEST)

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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 estate of homestead.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Stefano Picciotto

418 Lafayette St. Salem, MA 01970

 



SENATE DOCKET, NO. 1574        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 651

By Mr. Berry (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 651) of Stefano Picciotto for legislation relative to the estate of the homestead.  The Judiciary.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the Year Two Thousand Eleven

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An Act relative to the estate of homestead.

 

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

SECTION 3(b)(2).  Chapter 188 is amended by amending the following language in Section 3(b)(2) as follows:

Section 3(b)(2) for a lien on the home recorded prior to the creation of the estate of homestead for fraud or defalcation while acting in a fiduciary capacity, embezzlement or larceny for willful and malicious injury to another entity or to the property of another entity; Notwithstanding  any other section or subsection of this Chapter 188, this Section 3 (b)(2) shall be subordinate to, and shall include any and all exemptions provided in 11 U.S.C. § 522(c) and 11 U.S.C. § 522(f).