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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts


Whereas , The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is forthwith to regulate further certain fees for superior court cases, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

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 Section 4D of chapter 262 of the General Laws is hereby repealed.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect as of July 1, 2004.

House of Representatives, July 30, 2004.

This Bill having been returned by His Excellency the Governor with his objections thereto in writing (see House 4996) has been passed by the House of Representatives, notwithstanding said objections, two-thirds of the House (154 yeas to 0 nays) having agreed to pass the same.
Sent to the Senate for its action.

Thomas M. Finneran, Speaker.
Steven T. James, Clerk.

Senate, July 30, 2004.

Passed by the Senate, notwithstanding the objections of His Excellency the Governor, two-thirds of the members present (37 yeas to 0 nays) having approved the same.

Robert E. Travaglini, President.
William F. Welch, Clerk.

Office of the Secretary August 17, 2004.