HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1407        FILED ON: 1/18/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1868

 

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 promoting personal access of driving records.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Date Added:

Paul McMurtry

11th Norfolk

1/18/2017

Leonard Mirra

2nd Essex

 

James J. Dwyer

30th Middlesex

 

James R. Miceli

19th Middlesex

 

David Paul Linsky

5th Middlesex

 

Mary S. Keefe

15th Worcester

 

Chris Walsh

6th Middlesex

 

Sal N. DiDomenico

Middlesex and Suffolk

 

 



HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1407        FILED ON: 1/18/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1868

By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1868) of Paul McMurtry and others that the Registrar of Motor Vehicles be authorized to  make driving records available online for informational purposes.  Transportation.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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

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An Act promoting personal access of driving records.

 

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 1A of Chapter 90 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2014 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding the following paragraph:-

The registrar shall make a person’s driving records available online for informational purposes.  Such records shall be considered unattested and need not be certified with the signature of the registrar, but shall include any suspensions, outstanding tickets or other citations issued to the driver.  Such records shall be updated regularly to reflect the most accurate information available, consistent with the way in which attested driving records are maintained for law enforcement agencies.