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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 9C: Allowance for legislative work after prorogation

[ Text of section effective until January 4, 2017. For text effective January 4, 2017, see below.]

  Section 9C. Each member of the general court shall be paid an allowance for each day after prorogation of the general court when on legislative business affairs at the state house in accordance with the schedule contained in section nine B.

Chapter 3: Section 9C. Annual expenses for members of general court

[ Text of section as amended by 2017, 1, Sec. 2 effective January 4, 2017. See 2017, 1, Sec. 38. For text effective until January 4, 2017, see above.]

  Section 9C. Each member of the general court shall annually receive an amount for expenses to be paid as follows: (i) for members whose primary residence is located at a distance that is equal to or less than 50 miles from the state house, $15,000; and (ii) for members whose primary residence is located at a distance that is greater than 50 miles from the state house, $20,000.