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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1796        FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3181


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Tackey Chan and John F. Keenan


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 increasing the annuity for gold star families.






Tackey Chan

2nd Norfolk

John F. Keenan

Norfolk and Plymouth

Marjorie C. Decker

25th Middlesex

Stephen L. DiNatale

3rd Worcester

Carolyn C. Dykema

8th Middlesex

Sean Garballey

23rd Middlesex

Denise C. Garlick

13th Norfolk

Michael R. Knapik

Second Hampden and Hampshire

James M. Murphy

4th Norfolk

Martin J. Walsh

13th Suffolk

Brian M. Ashe

2nd Hampden

Bruce J. Ayers

1st Norfolk

Randy Hunt

5th Barnstable

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1796        FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3181

By Mr. Chan of Quincy and Senator Keenan, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3181) of Tackey Chan and others for legislation to increase the annuities paid to certain disabled veterans and their families.  Veterans and Federal Affairs. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act increasing the annuity for gold star families.


              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 6B of Chapter 115 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2012 edition, is hereby amended by in lines 18, 26 and 33 by striking out the figures “$2,000” and inserting in place thereof the following figures “$2,500”.

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