AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES FOR SPEED LIMIT VIOLATIONS IN MARKED CONSTRUCTION ZONES.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Section 17 of chapter 90 of
the General Laws, as appearing in the 2000 Official Edition, is hereby amended
by inserting after the fourth sentence the following
sentence:- Any person in violation of this section, while
operating a motor vehicle through the parameters of a marked construction zone
construction area, at a speed which exceeds the posted limit, or at a speed
is greater than is reasonable and proper, shall be subject to a fine of
2 times the
amount currently in effect for the violation issued.