Skip to Content


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3391         FILED ON: 1/18/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3129

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

_________________

PRESENTED BY:

Denise Provost

_______________

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 speed limits.

_______________

PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

Martha M. Walz

8th Suffolk

Timothy J. Toomey, Jr.

26th Middlesex

Cleon H. Turner

1st Barnstable

William N. Brownsberger

Second Suffolk and Middlesex

Patricia D. Jehlen

Second Middlesex

Gailanne M. Cariddi

1st Berkshire

Jonathan Hecht

29th Middlesex

Kate Hogan

3rd Middlesex

Chris Walsh

6th Middlesex

Thomas P. Conroy

13th Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3391        FILED ON: 1/18/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3129

By Ms. Provost of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3129) of Denise Provost and others relative to speed limits inside certain thickly settled areas or business districts.  Transportation. 

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 4165 OF 2011-2012.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

_______________

In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

_______________

 

An Act relative to speed limits.
 

              Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

              Section 17 of said chapter 90, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in line 13, the words “or (4)” and inserting in place thereof the following:-
(4)  inside a thickly settled or business district on a way which is 35 feet wide or less, from curb to curb, and on which parking is not prohibited on one or both sides, or on which there is a dedicated bicycle lane, at a rate of speed exceeding 25 miles per hour for a distance of one-eighth of a mile, or (5).

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