HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1287        FILED ON: 1/15/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1548

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Elizabeth A. Poirier

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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 Massachusetts homestead law.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Elizabeth A. Poirier

14th Bristol

Daniel J. Ryan

2nd Suffolk


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1287        FILED ON: 1/15/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1548

By Mrs. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1548) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and Daniel J. Ryan for legislation to expand the definition of “owner” in relation to homestead protection.  The Judiciary.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 1569 OF 2013-2014.]

 

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 Massachusetts homestead law.

 

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 of chapter 188 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2012 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting in line 73 after the word “common’” the following:-

, persons who hold a remainder interest in the realty,