Skip to Content


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1018         FILED ON: 1/19/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1793

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

_________________

PRESENTED BY:

Kevin G. Honan

_______________

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 providing additional funding for the affordable housing trust fund.

_______________

PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Kevin G. Honan

17th Suffolk

Michael J. Moran

18th Suffolk


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1018        FILED ON: 1/19/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1793

By Mr. Kevin  G. Honan of Boston, petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 01793) of Michael  J. Moran and Kevin  G. Honan relative to the issuance of a distinctive motor vehicle registration plate to provide additional funding for affordable housing.. Joint Committee on Transportation.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 3241 OF 2009-2010.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

_______________

In the Year Two Thousand Eleven

_______________

 

An Act providing additional funding for the affordable housing trust fund.
 

              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 2E of chapter 90, of the general laws, as appearing in the 2006

              Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding the following subsection:-

              (d) The registrar shall furnish, upon application, to the owners of private passenger motor vehicles plates, which shall display on their face a design indicating support for affordable housing in the commonwealth, and the words “house Massachusetts” provided, however, that the design of the plate shall be determined by the advisory committee of the Affordable Housing Trust Fund, established by section 4 of chapter 121D, in consultation with and subject to the approval of said registrar.  There shall be a fee of not less than 40 dollars for such plates in addition to the established registration fee for private passenger motor vehicles, such fee being payable at the time of registration of such vehicle and at each renewal thereof.  The portion of the total fee remaining after the deduction of costs directly attributable to the issuance of such plates shall be deposited in said Affordable Housing Trust Fund established by section 2 of chapter 121D.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The General Court provides this information as a public service and while we endeavor to keep the data accurate and current to the best of our ability, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Error