HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 704        FILED ON: 1/17/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1576

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Marc T. Lombardo and Thomas M. Stanley

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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 to exempt municipalities from the gas tax.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Marc T. Lombardo

22nd Middlesex

Thomas M. Stanley

9th Middlesex

Shaunna L. O'Connell

3rd Bristol

Joseph D. McKenna

18th Worcester

David F. DeCoste

5th Plymouth

James J. Dwyer

30th Middlesex

Colleen M. Garry

36th Middlesex

Bruce E. Tarr

First Essex and Middlesex

Leonard Mirra

2nd Essex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 704        FILED ON: 1/17/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1576

By Messrs. Lombardo of Billerica and Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1576) of Marc T. Lombardo, Thomas M. Stanley and others for legislation to exempt municipalities from the gas tax.  Revenue.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 2600 OF 2015-2016.]

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninetieth General Court
(2017-2018)

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An Act to exempt municipalities from the gas tax.

 

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: Section 12 of chapter 64A of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding the following paragraph:-

Any sale of fuel, including but not limited to unleaded gasoline and diesel fuel, by a distributor to the commonwealth, any state agency or any municipality or its agencies shall be exempt from the tax per gallon contained in this chapter.