HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1918        FILED ON: 1/17/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1027

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Hannah Kane

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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 insurance discounts.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Hannah Kane

11th Worcester

Randy Hunt

5th Barnstable

Michael O. Moore

Second Worcester

Norman J. Orrall

12th Bristol

Alyson M. Sullivan

7th Plymouth

Bruce E. Tarr

First Essex and Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1918        FILED ON: 1/17/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1027

By Mrs. Kane of Shrewsbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1027) of Hannah Kane and others relative to providing for discounts in motor vehicle insurance premiums for completion of a marijuana impairment education course.  Financial Services.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-First General Court
(2019-2020)

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An Act relative to insurance discounts.

 

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. Notwithstanding any general or special laws to the contrary, motor vehicle insurance companies shall have the option of offering insurance discounts to licensed operators of motor vehicles who complete a marijuana impairment education course. The course may be offered by accredited driving schools and insurance companies, pending approval from the commissioner of insurance, and the course curriculum must include a module on the dangers of driving under the influence of marijuana.