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The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Marjorie C. Decker and Frank A. Moran

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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 to stop mass shootings.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Date Added:

Marjorie C. Decker

25th Middlesex

4/20/2021

Frank A. Moran

17th Essex

5/12/2021

Lori A. Ehrlich

8th Essex

4/20/2021

Marcos A. Devers

16th Essex

4/20/2021

Carmine Lawrence Gentile

13th Middlesex

4/20/2021

Kate Lipper-Garabedian

32nd Middlesex

4/21/2021

Alice Hanlon Peisch

14th Norfolk

4/21/2021

David Paul Linsky

5th Middlesex

4/21/2021

Dylan A. Fernandes

Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket

4/21/2021

Patricia A. Duffy

5th Hampden

4/21/2021

William J. Driscoll, Jr.

7th Norfolk

4/22/2021

Christine P. Barber

34th Middlesex

4/23/2021

Joanne M. Comerford

Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester

4/23/2021

Jack Patrick Lewis

7th Middlesex

4/24/2021

Michelle M. DuBois

10th Plymouth

4/26/2021

Ruth B. Balser

12th Middlesex

4/27/2021

Bud L. Williams

11th Hampden

4/28/2021

Mindy Domb

3rd Hampshire

4/30/2021

Adrian C. Madaro

1st Suffolk

5/3/2021

Michelle L. Ciccolo

15th Middlesex

5/6/2021

Julian Cyr

Cape and Islands

5/8/2021

Thomas M. Stanley

9th Middlesex

2/13/2022


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By Representatives Decker of Cambridge and Moran of Lawrence, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Marjorie C. Decker, Frank A. Moran and others for legislation to further regulate the manufacturing of assault weapons and large capacity feeding devices.  Public Safety and Homeland Security.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-Second General Court
(2021-2022)

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An Act to stop mass shootings.

 

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 269 of the General Laws is amended by adding the following section:--

Section 20.  No person shall, within the commonwealth, manufacture or cause to be manufactured, partially or completely, any assault weapon or large capacity feeding device as defined in section 121 of chapter 140 of the General Laws. This prohibition shall not apply to weapons or devices manufactured by a licensed manufacturer solely for the purpose of the lawful sale to an authorized law enforcement or military agency of the commonwealth, any other state, the United States, or a foreign government approved by the United States State Department. 

Whoever violates this section shall be punished by a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $1,000,000 or by imprisonment for not less than one year nor more than ten years, or by both such fine and imprisonment.