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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 929         FILED ON: 1/15/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1177

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Cory Atkins

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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 punishment for the crime of domestic violence.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Cory Atkins

14th Middlesex

Denise Andrews

2nd Franklin

Ellen Story

3rd Hampshire

Christopher G. Fallon

33rd Middlesex

Tom Sannicandro

7th Middlesex

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

Thomas M. Stanley

9th Middlesex

Martha M. Walz

8th Suffolk

Danielle W. Gregoire

4th Middlesex

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

James M. Cantwell

4th Plymouth

Thomas P. Conroy

13th Middlesex

Kate Hogan

3rd Middlesex

Carolyn C. Dykema

8th Middlesex

Linda Dorcena Forry

12th Suffolk

Jennifer E. Benson

37th Middlesex

Jason Lewis

 

Bruce E. Tarr

First Essex and Middlesex

Chris Walsh

6th Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 929        FILED ON: 1/15/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1177

By Ms. Atkins of Concord, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1177) of Cory Atkins and others relative to punishment for the crime of domestic violence.  The Judiciary. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

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An Act relative to punishment for the crime of domestic violence.
 

              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 55 of chapter 276 of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting in line 5 after the words “or with intent to commit a felony,” the following:-
or would constitute abuse as defined in section 1 of chapter 209A or a violation of an order issued pursuant to section 3, 4 or 5 of 209A or section 34B or 34C of chapter 208 ,

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