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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 230         FILED ON: 1/9/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3096


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Timothy R. Madden


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 inspections for new automobiles..






Timothy R. Madden

Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket

Sarah K. Peake

4th Barnstable

Cleon H. Turner

1st Barnstable

David T. Vieira

3rd Barnstable

Randy Hunt

5th Barnstable

Brian R. Mannal

2nd Barnstable

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 230        FILED ON: 1/9/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3096

By Mr. Madden of Nantucket, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3096) of Timothy R. Madden and others for legislation to exempt new motor vehicles from maintenance and emissions inspections.  Transportation. 


SEE HOUSE, NO. 924 OF 2011-2012.]

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts


In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act relative to inspections for new automobiles..

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

              SECTION __.    Section 7A of Chapter 90, of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2006 official edition, is hereby amended by inserting after the fifth paragraph the following paragraph:-

              “The emissions and maintenance inspection programs provided for in this article shall not apply to any in the year of its manufacture, nor the year succeeding its manufacture year.  The commissioner shall promulgate such regulations as may be required to implement this exemption.”

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