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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1685         FILED ON: 1/20/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1552


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



F. Jay Barrows


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 the licensing fees of firearms.






F. Jay Barrows

1st Bristol

Steven L. Levy

4th Middlesex

Richard Bastien

2nd Worcester

Nicholas A. Boldyga

3rd Hampden

Paul K. Frost

7th Worcester

Randy Hunt

5th Barnstable

Kevin J. Kuros

8th Worcester

Shaunna O'Connell

3rd Bristol

Paul W. Mark

2nd Berkshire

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1685        FILED ON: 1/20/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1552

By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1552) of F. Jay Barrows and others relative to the licensing fees of firearms for county correction officers or residents serving in the military or  National Guard.  Public Safety and Homeland Security. 


SEE HOUSE, NO. 2195 OF 2009-2010.]

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts


In the Year Two Thousand Eleven



An Act relative to the licensing fees of firearms.

              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 140, Section 131 of the M.G.L. is hereby further defined in sub section (i) by inserting after “For law enforcement officials, or local, state, or federal government entities …” the following: “ …  including state or county corrections officers or any Massachusetts resident serving in the United States military or the Massachusetts National Guard.”

              Section 2:   This act shall take effect upon passage.

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