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SENATE DOCKET, NO. 1827        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 107


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Patricia D. Jehlen


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 greyhound simulacasting.






Patricia D. Jehlen


William N. Brownsberger


Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.

34th Middlesex

Kenneth J. Donnelly


Sean Garballey

23rd Middlesex

Robert L. Hedlund


Jay R. Kaufman

15th Middlesex

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

John W. Scibak

2nd Hampshire

Todd M. Smola

1st Hampden

Alice K. Wolf

25th Middlesex

SENATE DOCKET, NO. 1827        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 107

By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 107) of Patricia D. Jehlen, William N. Brownsberger, Carl M. Sciortino, Jr., Kenneth J. Donnelly and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to greyhound simulcasting.  Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Eleven



An Act relative to greyhound simulacasting.


              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. Chapter 203 of the Acts of 2010 is hereby amended by adding the following subsection:-

              Section 16. Notwithstanding the provisions of this act or any general or special law to the contrary, no racing meeting where simulcast betting or wagering on the speed or ability of dogs occurs shall be conducted or permitted in this commonwealth after be January 1, 2013.


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