Right To Repair

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Mass. Voters Approve Auto Repair Question

Massachusetts voters have approved a ballot question requiring automakers to provide car owners and independent repair shops with access to their diagnostic systems.

11/06/2012

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An Argument For, An Argument Against Mass. Ballot Question One

Question 1 on the Massachusetts ballot is called “Right to Repair.” Here are arguments on either side.

11/01/2012

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Both Sides Urge To Skip Vote On ‘Right To Repair’

It’s rare for both sides of an issue to take the same position.

10/12/2012

Both Sides Urge Voters Not To Vote On Right To Repair Bill

Both sides in the so-called Right To Repair debate in Massachusetts are urging voters to skip over the question on the November ballot because of a compromise already passed by the Legislature.

09/27/2012

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Both Sides Pleased With ‘Right To Repair’ Compromise

Backers of automotive repair legislation approved in the waning hours of the legislative session say it could serve as a model for a national policy.

08/01/2012

Landmark auto-repair bill fails to pass

A bill that supporters say would allow Massachusetts consumers to get their vehicles fixed at a wider range of locations has failed to gain final approval in the Legislature.

08/02/2010

Mass. considers landmark auto-repair legislation

Massachusetts would become the first state to approve the so-called auto right-to-repair law. The Senate recently passed it, and it’s pending in the House. Industry observers say passage of the bill in Massachusetts could drive […]

07/18/2010

Senate approves `right-to-repair' bill

The Massachusetts Senate has given initial approval to a bill that supporters say would allow consumers to get their vehicles fixed at a wider range of locations.

07/06/2010

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