HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1379        FILED ON: 1/18/2017

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The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Paul McMurtry

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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 establishing a tax deduction for donations to public colleges and universities.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Paul McMurtry

11th Norfolk

John J. Lawn, Jr.

10th Middlesex

James R. Miceli

19th Middlesex

Steven S. Howitt

4th Bristol

Jennifer E. Benson

37th Middlesex

Richard J. Ross

Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex

James J. Dwyer

30th Middlesex

Jack Lewis

7th Middlesex

Thomas J. Calter

12th Plymouth

Chris Walsh

6th Middlesex

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

Gailanne M. Cariddi

1st Berkshire

Paul Tucker

7th Essex

John H. Rogers

12th Norfolk

Natalie Higgins

4th Worcester

James B. Eldridge

Middlesex and Worcester


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1379        FILED ON: 1/18/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1583

By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1583) of Paul McMurtry and others relative to establishing a tax deduction for donations to public colleges and universities.  Revenue.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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

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An Act establishing a tax deduction for donations to public colleges and universities.

 

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

Paragraph (a) of part B of section 3 of chapter 62 of the General Laws, as appearing in the official acts of 2014, is amended by inserting after subparagraph (19) the following subparagraph:--

(20) An amount donated to a public institution of higher education foundation, as defined by section 5 of chapter 15A.