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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 122         FILED ON: 1/10/2011

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The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.


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 commemorating Bronze Star recipients.






Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

12th Hampden

Stephen L. DiNatale

3rd Worcester

Robert L. Hedlund


George T. Ross

2nd Bristol

David B. Sullivan

6th Bristol

James E. Timilty


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 122        FILED ON: 1/10/2011

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By Mr. Puppolo, Jr. of Springfield, petition (accompanied by Bill, House, No. 00937) of Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. and others relative to the issuance of motor vehicle registration plates to recipients of the Bronze Star. Joint Committee on Transportation.


SEE HOUSE, NO. 3296 OF 2009-2010.]

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts


In the Year Two Thousand Eleven



An Act commemorating Bronze Star recipients.

              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 2 of Chapter 90, as appearing in the 2004 Official Edition, shall be amended in the paragraph beginning “The registrar shall furnish, at the request of an owner of a motorcycle or a motor vehicle who has been issued "VETERAN'' plates pursuant to this section …” by inserting after the sentence ending “clause Forty-third of section seven of chapter four” the following:

              “Provided further if the Bronze Star recipient has received the Combat “V” device for an heroic act the registrar shall affix the words “for valor” to the Bronze Star license plate and the “V” device shall be added to the illustration of the medal.”  

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