HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 944        FILED ON: 1/18/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 511

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Michael S. Day

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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 automobile insurance premiums.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Michael S. Day

31st Middlesex

James B. Eldridge

Middlesex and Worcester

Sheila C. Harrington

1st Middlesex

Steven S. Howitt

4th Bristol

Patricia D. Jehlen

Second Middlesex

James R. Miceli

19th Middlesex

Richard J. Ross

Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex

José F. Tosado

9th Hampden

Steven Ultrino

33rd Middlesex

Chris Walsh

6th Middlesex

Timothy R. Whelan

1st Barnstable


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 944        FILED ON: 1/18/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 511

By Mr. Day of Stoneham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 511) of Michael S. Day and others relative to motor vehicle insurance premiums.  Financial Services.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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

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An Act relative to automobile insurance premiums.

 

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 113B of chapter 175 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2014 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking, in lines 199 and 210, the figure “5” and inserting in place thereof, in each instance, the following figure:- 3.

SECTION 2. Said section 113B of said chapter 175, as so appearing, is hereby further amended by inserting after the word “accidents”, in line 201, the following words:- , provided that an upward premium adjustment based on the driver’s first at-fault accident shall not exceed 35 per cent of the existing premium.