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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3014         FILED ON: 1/21/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2849

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Eugene L. O'Flaherty

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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 RELATIVE TO MANSLAUGHTER. .

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Eugene L. O'Flaherty

2nd Suffolk

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

Jennifer E. Benson

37th Middlesex

John J. Binienda

17th Worcester

Paul Brodeur

32nd Middlesex

Cory Atkins

14th Middlesex

Denise Andrews

2nd Franklin

Walter F. Timilty

7th Norfolk

James J. Dwyer

30th Middlesex

John W. Scibak

2nd Hampshire

Carlo Basile

1st Suffolk

David Paul Linsky

5th Middlesex

Alice Hanlon Peisch

14th Norfolk


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3014        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2849

By Mr. O'Flaherty of Chelsea, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2849) of Eugene L. O'Flaherty and others relative to the penalty for manslaughter by a corporation.  The Judiciary. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand Eleven

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AN ACT RELATIVE TO MANSLAUGHTER. .
 

              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 13 of chapter 265 of the General Laws, as appearing in 2008 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding at the end thereof the following:- 

              “A corporation committing manslaughter shall be punished by a fine of not more than $250,000.”

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