Skip to Content


SENATE DOCKET, NO. 866         FILED ON: 1/17/2013

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 981

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

_________________

PRESENTED BY:

Daniel A. Wolf

_______________

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 the local authorization of playing fields.

_______________

PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Daniel A. Wolf

Cape and Islands

Timothy R. Madden

Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket


SENATE DOCKET, NO. 866        FILED ON: 1/17/2013

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 981

By Mr. Wolf, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 981) of Daniel A. Wolf and Timothy R. Madden for legislation relative to the local authorization of playing fields.  Municipalities and Regional Government. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

_______________

In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

_______________

 

An Act relative to the local authorization of playing fields.
 

              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. Paragraph (2) of subsection (b) of section 5 of chapter 44B, as amended by section 77 of chapter 139 of the acts of 2012, is hereby amended by adding the following words after the word "prohibited":- "; provided that projects approved by a municipality for the acquisition of artificial turf for athletic fields prior to July 1, 2012, shall be authorized as a permitted use of community preservation funding."

              Section 2. Section 1 shall take effect upon passage.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The General Court provides this information as a public service and while we endeavor to keep the data accurate and current to the best of our ability, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Error