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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 460        FILED ON: 1/11/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3015


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Ruth B. Balser


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 reduce court fees.






Ruth B. Balser

12th Middlesex

Colleen M. Garry

36th Middlesex

Denise Andrews

2nd Franklin

James J. Dwyer

30th Middlesex

Martha M. Walz

8th Suffolk

Ellen Story

3rd Hampshire

Patricia D. Jehlen

Second Middlesex

Antonio F. D. Cabral

13th Bristol

Paul R. Heroux

2nd Bristol

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 460        FILED ON: 1/11/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3015

By Ms. Balser of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3015) of Ruth B. Balser and others relative to fees for appeals of civil motor vehicle infraction citations.  Transportation. 


SEE HOUSE, NO. 1551 OF 2011-2012.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act to reduce court fees.


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

              The first subparagraph of paragraph (4) of subsection (A) of section 3 of chapter 90c, as most recently amended by section 73 of Chapter 27 of the Acts of 2009, is hereby amended by adding the following sentence:  “This fee shall be waived in those instances where the violator is found not responsible.” 


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