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SENATE DOCKET, NO. 39        FILED ON: 1/10/2013

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1636


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



William N. Brownsberger


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 reducing permitted idling times.






William N. Brownsberger

Second Suffolk and Middlesex

Sarah K. Peake

4th Barnstable

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

Jonathan Hecht

29th Middlesex

Frank I. Smizik

15th Norfolk

Patricia D. Jehlen

Second Middlesex

David M. Rogers

24th Middlesex

Martha M. Walz

8th Suffolk

Tom Sannicandro

7th Middlesex

Paul R. Heroux

2nd Bristol

Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.

34th Middlesex

Denise Andrews

2nd Franklin

SENATE DOCKET, NO. 39        FILED ON: 1/10/2013

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1636

By Mr. Brownsberger, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1636) of William N. Brownsberger, Sarah K. Peake, Denise Provost, Jonathan Hecht and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to reducing permitted idling times for certain motor vehicles.  Transportation. 


SEE HOUSE, NO. 907 OF 2011-2012.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act reducing permitted idling times.


              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 16A of Chapter 90 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2008 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking the words “in excess of five minutes” and inserting in place thereof the following “in excess of two minutes”.

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