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SENATE DOCKET, NO. 1545        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1761


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Thomas M. McGee


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 promote and advance motorcycle safety..






Thomas M. McGee

Third Essex and Middlesex

Marc T. Lombardo

22nd Middlesex

Christine E. Canavan

10th Plymouth

Geoff Diehl

7th Plymouth

Carolyn C. Dykema

8th Middlesex

Robert F. Fennell

10th Essex

Anne M. Gobi

5th Worcester

Robert L. Hedlund


Steven S. Howitt

4th Bristol

Randy Hunt

5th Barnstable

George N. Peterson, Jr.

9th Worcester

Elizabeth A. Poirier

14th Bristol

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

12th Hampden

George T. Ross

2nd Bristol

Todd M. Smola

1st Hampden

David B. Sullivan

6th Bristol

James E. Timilty


David T. Vieira

3rd Barnstable

SENATE DOCKET, NO. 1545        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1761

By Mr. McGee, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1761) of Thomas M. McGee, Marc T. Lombardo, Christine E. Canavan, Geoff Diehl and other members of the General Court for legislation to promote and and advance motorcycle safety.  Transportation. 


SEE SENATE, NO. 1934 OF 2009-2010.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Eleven



An Act to promote and advance motorcycle safety..


              Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

              Section 34 of Chapter 90 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2004 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking the paragraph located from line 85 through line 88 and adding in place thereof the following: “Notwithstanding the first paragraph, of the total amount retained each year into the Motorcycle Safety Fund, twenty percent (20%) shall be used to rebate, not less than one hundred fifty ($150.00) dollars of the cost of the Beginner Rider Course (BRC), as designated by the Registrar, to those under twenty-one (21) years of age, who successfully complete the course.”

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