Amendment #14 to H.55
An amendment Relative to Proof of Residency
Representatives Lyons of Andover and Lombardo of Billerica move that the bill be amended by adding the following new section:
SECTION XX: The General Laws are hereby amended by inserting after chapter 117A the following new chapter:--
Residency Requirements for Public Benefits
Section 1. Self declaration of residency shall not be accepted as a valid form of residency verification for people seeking taxpayer-funded individual benefits from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. “.