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SENATE DOCKET, NO. 1812        FILED ON: 1/13/2009

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 135

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

John A. Hart , Jr.

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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 passage of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to the resale of tickets.

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PETITIO N OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

John A. Hart , Jr.

First Suffolk


[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE SENATE, NO. S00181 OF 2007-2008.]

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand and Nine

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                                          An Act relative to the resale of tickets.


 

              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 185D of Chapter 140, as so appearing, is hereby amended by inserting after the first paragraph the following paragraph:

No person, firm, corporation, trust, non-profit corporation, partnership, limited liability partnership, or any other business entity licensed under section one hundred and eighty-five A shall resell any ticket to any theatrical exhibition, public show or public amusement at a price in excess of fifty percent of the price printed on the face of the ticket, despite any and all sole ly attributable service charges.

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