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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2033         FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2282


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Marjorie C. Decker


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 survivor benefits..






Marjorie C. Decker

25th Middlesex

Christopher G. Fallon

33rd Middlesex

Thomas J. Calter

12th Plymouth

Christine E. Canavan

10th Plymouth

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

12th Hampden

Danielle W. Gregoire

4th Middlesex

Colleen M. Garry

36th Middlesex

Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.

34th Middlesex

Thomas P. Conroy

13th Middlesex

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2033        FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2282

By Ms. Decker of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2282) of Marjorie C. Decker and others relative to joint and last survivor allowances paid under the contributory retirement system.  Public Service. 


SEE HOUSE, NO. 1658 OF 2011-2012.]

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts


In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act relative to survivor benefits..

              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 12 of Chapter 32, as appearing in the 2002 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking the words “two-thirds of the yearly amount of” in line 96 and by striking the words “not less than two-thirds of” in line 100.

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