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The Massachusetts Criminal Law and Motor Vehicle Handbook contains the complete Part IV - Crimes, Punishments, and Proceedings in Criminal Cases of the General Laws of Massachusetts, as well as other pertinent sections relating to the Criminal Law, plus the Massachusetts Rules of Criminal Procedure and Special Rules of the District Courts. It also presents the statutes, rules, and regulations relating to Motor Vehicle and Traffic Laws in Massachusetts. Includes miscellaneous chapter sections of the Code of Massachusetts' Regulations (CMR) relating to Motor Vehicles.

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Sections Affected by 2016 Legislation through Chapter 82

Highlights of the 2016 Legislative Session

Legal Guidelines



PART I

ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT




TITLE II

EXECUTIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS OF THE COMMONWEALTH


Chapter

6. The Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Council, Certain Officers under the Governor and Council, and State Library (Selected Sections)

16. Department of Highways (Selected Sections)

21C. Massachusetts Hazardous Waste Management Act (Selected Section)

22C. The Department of State Police

22E. State DNA Database (Selected Sections)

23K. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission

26. Department of Banking and Insurance (Selected Sections)



TITLE III

LAWS RELATING TO STATE OFFICERS


29. State Finance (Selected Section)

30. General Provisions Relative to State Departments, Commissions, Officers and Employees (Selected Sections)



TITLE VI

COUNTIES AND COUNTY OFFICERS


38. Medical Examiners and Inquests (Selected Sections)



TITLE VII

CITIES, TOWNS AND DISTRICTS


40. Powers and Duties of Cities and Towns (Selected Sections)

41. Officers and Employees of Cities, Towns and Districts (Selected Sections)



TITLE IX

TAXATION


60A. Excise Tax on Registered Motor Vehicles in Lieu of Local Tax

64F. Taxation of Fuel and Special Fuels Acquired Outside and Used Within the Commonwealth (Selected Sections)

64H. Tax on Retail Sales of Certain Tangible Personal Property (Selected Sections)

64I. Tax on the Storage, Use or Other Consumption of Certain Tangible Personal Property (Selected Sections)



TITLE XII

EDUCATION


71. Public Schools (Selected Sections)



TITLE XIV

PUBLIC WAYS AND WORKS


Chapter

85. Regulations and By-laws Relative to Ways and Bridges

89. Law of the Road

90. Motor Vehicles and Aircraft (Selected Sections)

90A. The Highway Safety Act

90B. Motorboats, Other Vessels and Recreational Vehicles

90C. Procedure for Motor Vehicle Offenses

90D. Motor Vehicle Certificates of Title

90E. Bikeways

90F. Uniform Operation of Commercial Motor Vehicles Act

91. Waterways (Selected Sections)



TITLE XV

REGULATION OF TRADE


93H. Security Breaches

94C. Controlled Substances Act (Selected Sections)

100A. Motor Vehicle Damage Repair Shops

101. Transient Vendors, Hawkers and Peddlers (Selected Sections)



TITLE XVI

PUBLIC HEALTH


111. Public Health (Selected Section)

111B. Alcoholism (Selected Sections)

113A. Uniform Anatomical Gift Act (Selected Sections)



TITLE XVII

PUBLIC WELFARE


119. Protection and Care of Children, and Proceedings Against Them (Selected Sections)

123. Mental Health



TITLE XVIII

PRISONS, IMPRISONMENT, PAROLES AND PARDONS


127. Officers and Inmates of Penal and Reformatory Institutions. Paroles and Pardons (Selected Sections)



TITLE XIX

AGRICULTURE AND CONSERVATION


130. Marine Fish and Fisheries (Selected Sections)



TITLE XX

PUBLIC SAFETY AND GOOD ORDER


136. Observance of a Common Day of Rest and Legal Holidays

138. Alcoholic Liquors (Selected Sections)

140. Licenses (Selected Sections)

147. State and Other Police, and Certain Powers and Duties of the Department of Public Safety

148. Fire Prevention (Selected Sections)



TITLE XXI

LABOR AND INDUSTRIES


Chapter

149. Labor and Industries (Selected Section)



PART II

REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS




TITLE III

DOMESTIC RELATIONS


209A. Abuse Prevention



PART III

COURTS, JUDICIAL OFFICERS AND PROCEEDINGS IN CIVIL CASES




TITLE I

COURTS AND JUDICIAL OFFICERS


211D. Committee for Public Counsel Services

218. District Courts (Selected Sections)

221. Clerks, Attorneys and Other Officers of Judicial Courts (Selected Section)



TITLE II

ACTIONS AND PROCEEDINGS THEREIN


231. Pleading and Practice (Selected Sections)

233. Witnesses and Evidence (Selected Sections)



TITLE IV

CERTAIN WRITS AND PROCEEDINGS IN SPECIAL CASES


255. Mortgages, Conditional Sales and Pledges of Personal Property, and Liens Thereon (Selected Sections)

255B. Retail Instalment Sales of Motor Vehicles (Selected Section)

258B. Rights of Victims and Witnesses of Crime

258C. Compensation of Victims of Violent Crimes

258D. Compensation for Certain Erroneous Felony Convictions

258E. Harassment Prevention Orders



TITLE V

STATUTES OF FRAUDS AND LIMITATIONS


260. Limitation of Actions (Selected Sections)



TITLE VI

COSTS AND FEES


262. Fees of Certain Officers (Selected Section)



PART IV

CRIMES, PUNISHMENTS AND PROCEEDINGS IN CRIMINAL CASES




TITLE I

CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS


Chapter

263. Rights of Persons Accused of Crime

263A. Witness Protection in Criminal Matters

264. Crimes Against Governments

265. Crimes Against the Person

266. Crimes Against Property

267. Forgery and Crimes Against the Currency

267A. Money Laundering

268. Crimes Against Public Justice

268A. Conduct of Public Officials and Employees

268B. Financial Disclosure by Certain Public Officials and Employees

269. Crimes Against Public Peace

270. Crimes Against Public Health

271. Crimes Against Public Policy

271A. Enterprise Crime

272. Crimes Against Chastity, Morality, Decency and Good Order

273. Desertion, Non-support and Illegitimacy

273A. (Repealed.)

274. Felonies, Accessories and Attempts to Commit Crimes



TITLE II

PROCEEDINGS IN CRIMINAL CASES


275. Proceedings to Prevent Crimes

276. Search Warrants, Rewards, Fugitives from Justice, Arrest, Examination, Commitment and Bail Probation Officers and Board of Probation

276A. District Court Pretrial Diversion of Selected Offenders

277. Indictments and Proceedings Before Trial

277A. (Repealed.)

277B. Statewide Grand Jury

278. Trials and Proceedings Before Judgment

278A. Post Conviction Access to Forensic and Scientific Analysis

279. Judgment and Execution

280. Fines and Forfeitures



TITLE IX

INTERSTATE COMPACTS AND AGREEMENTS


S115. Interstate Compact as to Detainers Outstanding Against Prisoners Based on Untried Indictments, Information or Complaint



COURT RULES

Massachusetts Rules of Criminal Procedure

District Courts of Massachusetts and the Municipal Court of the City of Boston

Special Rules of the District Courts of Massachusetts, Rule 211

Special Rules for the Boston Municipal Court Department Sitting for Criminal Business



MASSACHUSETTS TRIAL COURT RULES

Chapter

Uniform Rules on Civil Motor Vehicle Infractions



CODE OF MASSACHUSETTS REGULATIONS



105 CMR: Department of Public Health

725.00. Implementation of an Act for the Humanitarian Medical Use of Marijuana



501 CMR: Executive Office of Public Safety

2.00. Safe Roads



540 CMR: Registry of Motor Vehicles

2.00. Motor Vehicle Regulations

3.00. Motorcycle Noise Abatement

4.00. Annual Safety and Combined Safety and Emissions Inspection of All Motor Vehicles, Trailers, Semi-Trailers and Converter Dollies

6.00. Alteration of Motor Vehicle Height

7.00. Minimum Standards for Construction and Equipment of School Buses

8.00. School Bus Driver Training Programs and School Bus Driving Instructors

9.00. Conduct of Hearings Within the Registry of Motor Vehicles

11.00. License Suspensions and Hearings Pursuant to M.G.L. c. 90, § 24(1)(f) and (g)

12.00. Inspection of Restored Salvage Motor Vehicles

13.00. International Registration Plan Implementation Regulations

14.00. Motor Carrier Safety and Hazardous Material Transportation

15.00. Specifications for Vehicle Manufacturer's Certificates of Origin

16.00. Minimum Specifications for Repair Facilities of a Class 2 Used Motor Vehicle Dealers to Make Repairs Under Warranty

17.00. Issuance of Disability Plates and Placards

18.00. Minimum Standards for the Issuance and Use of General Registrations and General Registration Number Plates Issued Under the Provisions of M.G.L. c. 90, § 5

19.00. Removal of Certificate of Inspection by Licensed Auto Damage Appraisers

20.00. Suspension of a Person's License and Right to Operate a Motor Vehicle as a Result of the Conviction of a Violation of a Controlled Substance Act

21.00. Semiannual Safety Inspection of School Pupil Transport Vehicles

22.00. Miscellaneous Motor Vehicle and Trailer Equipment and Operations Requirements

23.00. Licensing, Certification and Operating Requirements for Professional Driving School Instructors; Professional Driving Schools; Public School Driver Education Instructors; Public School Driver Education Programs; Driver Skills Development Program Instructors; and Driver Skills Development Programs

24.00. Medical Qualifications for Operators of Motor Vehicles

25.00. Certification, Installation, Use and Maintenance of Ignition Interlock Devices

26.00. Plow and Hitching Mechanisms; Compliance

27.00. Regulation of Motor Vehicle Idling on School Grounds



700 CMR: Massachusetts Department of Transportation

7.00. Use of the Massachusetts Turnpike and the Metropolitan Highway System

8.00. Permitting, Operation, and Transport of Overdimensional Loads and Certain Vehicle Trailer Combinations on Certain Massachusetts Department of Transportation Roadways



720 CMR: Department of Highways

Chapter

9.00. Driving on State Highways

11.00. Small Town Road Assistance Program (STRAP)

13.00. Approval of Access to State Highways


Index