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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1819         FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1251

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Tackey Chan

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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 leaving the scene of a collision.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Tackey Chan

2nd Norfolk

Micheal W. Morrissey

Norfolk County District Attorney

Bruce J. Ayers

1st Norfolk

John J. Binienda

17th Worcester

James M. Cantwell

4th Plymouth

Thomas P. Conroy

13th Middlesex

Michael J. Finn

6th Hampden

Paul McMurtry

11th Norfolk

Michael O. Moore

Second Worcester

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

John H. Rogers

12th Norfolk

Sarah K. Peake

4th Barnstable


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1819        FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1251

By Mr. Chan of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1251) of Tackey Chan and others relative to motor vehicle opeators leaving the scene of a collision.  The Judiciary. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

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An Act relative to leaving the scene of a collision.
 

              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 24 of chapter 90 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2012 edition, is hereby amended by inserting after the word “property”, in line 726, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, the following words:- “or after having reason to know that he collided with or otherwise caused injury to any other vehicle or property,”.

              SECTION 2. Section 24 of chapter 90, as appearing in the 2012 edition, is hereby further amended by inserting after the word “person”, in line 773, as so appearing, the following words:- “or after having reason to know that he collided with or otherwise caused injury to any person not resulting in the death of any person,”.

              SECTION 3. Section 24 of chapter 90, as appearing in the 2012 edition, is hereby further amended by striking out, in line 782, as so appearing, the word “shall” and inserting in place thereof the following words:- “or after having reason to know that he collided with or otherwise caused injury to any person, shall,”.

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