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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1386         FILED ON: 1/16/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2694

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Sarah K. Peake

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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 room rental rates.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Sarah K. Peake

4th Barnstable

Paul A. Schmid, III

8th Bristol

Cory Atkins

14th Middlesex

Timothy R. Madden

Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket

David T. Vieira

3rd Barnstable


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1386        FILED ON: 1/16/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2694

By Ms. Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2694) of Sarah K. Peake and others relative to room rental rates under the room occupancy excise tax law.  Revenue. 

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 1712 OF 2011-2012.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

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An Act relative to room rental rates.
 

              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 1 of Chapter 64G of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting after subsection (j), the following new subsection:

               

              (k)  “Friends and Family Rate”, rooms rented to employees of an operator and relatives and friends of employees at a rate determined by the operator.

              SECTION 2.  Subsection (j) of Section 1 of Chapter 64G is hereby amended by inserting after the word “whatsoever.”, the following: “Rent for rooms rented under a friends and family rate shall be based solely on the rate determined by the operator.”

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