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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2783         FILED ON: 1/18/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1202

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

John J. Binienda

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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 prohibiting towing certain motor vehicles.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

John J. Binienda

17th Worcester

Michael O. Moore

Second Worcester


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2783        FILED ON: 1/18/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1202

By Mr. Binienda of Worcester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1202) of John J. Binienda and Michael O. Moore for legislation to prohibit the towing of certain motor vehicles containing an unsupervised animal.  The Judiciary. 

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 4069 OF 2011-2012.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

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An Act prohibiting towing certain motor vehicles.
 

              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 22D of chapter 40 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after second sentence the following sentence:- No vehicle which is parked or standing, that contains an unsupervised animal, shall be subject to such removal.

              SECTION 2.  Section 120D of chapter 266 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after the word “removed”, in line 10, the following words:- ; provided, however, that no vehicle which is parked or standing, that contains an unsupervised animal, shall be removed from a private way or improved or enclosed property.

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