HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 273        FILED ON: 1/11/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 807

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Colleen M. Garry

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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 attempted murder by preventing highway access to emergency vehicles.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Colleen M. Garry

36th Middlesex

Angelo L. D'Emilia

8th Plymouth

Thomas A. Golden, Jr.

16th Middlesex

Keiko M. Orrall

12th Bristol


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 273        FILED ON: 1/11/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 807

By Miss Garry of Dracut, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 807) of Colleen M. Garry and others relative to preventing highway access to emergency vehicles.  The Judiciary.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 1335 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 relative to attempted murder by preventing highway access to emergency vehicles.

 

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.  Chapter 265 of the General Laws is hereby amended in section 16 by adding after the word “person”  the following:-

“or by blocking access to or upon the public highway or roadway for any purpose other than road construction, maintenance or official traffic direction by a public safety official”