AN ACT FURTHER REGULATING THE MISUSE OF DRIVER LICENSES AND IDENTIFICATION CARDS.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Section 22 of chapter 90 of the General Laws, as
appearing in the 1988 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out
subsection (e) and inserting in place thereof the following subsection:-
(e) The registrar may, suspend the license or right to operate and the
certificate of registrations of any person for up to six months, whenever
the registrar, after a hearing, has reason to believe that said person has
violated the provisions of section thirty-four B of chapter one hundred and thirty-eight.
Upon a conviction of said section thirty-four B, the court shall notify
the registrar, who shall immediately revoke the license, right to operate
or registration for one year.
SECTION 2. Section 34B of chapter 138 of the General Laws, as
so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out the third paragraph and
inserting in place thereof the following paragraph:-
Any person who transfers, alters or defaces any such card or license, or
who makes, uses, carries, sells or distributes a false identification card
or license, or uses the identification card or motor vehicle license of
another, or furnishes false information in obtaining such card or license,
shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be punished by a fine of not
more than two hundred dollars or by imprisonment for not more than three months.