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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3807        FILED ON: 7/31/2013

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The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Cleon H. Turner and Kate Hogan


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 in aid of libraries.






Cleon H. Turner

1st Barnstable

Kate Hogan

3rd Middlesex

Brian M. Ashe

2nd Hampden

Cory Atkins

14th Middlesex

F. Jay Barrows

1st Bristol

Jennifer E. Benson

37th Middlesex

James M. Cantwell

4th Plymouth

Josh S. Cutler

6th Plymouth

Geoff Diehl

7th Plymouth

Tricia Farley-Bouvier

3rd Berkshire

Kimberly N. Ferguson

1st Worcester

Kenneth I. Gordon

21st Middlesex

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

Robert M. Koczera

11th Bristol

Wayne Matewsky

28th Middlesex

Shaunna O'Connell

3rd Bristol

Keiko M. Orrall

12th Bristol

Todd M. Smola

1st Hampden

David T. Vieira

3rd Barnstable

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3807        FILED ON: 7/31/2013

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By Representatives Turner of Dennis and Hogan of Stow, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Cleon H. Turner, Kate Hogan and others relative to a sales tax exemption for the sale of  used books and other items sold by libraries for fundraising purposes.  Revenue. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act in aid of libraries.


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

              Section 6 of chapter 64H of the general laws shall be amended by adding the following paragraph:

              (yy)  used books and other items sold by libraries and library friends groups for the purposes of raising money to be used for library purposes.

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