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Data Current as of:  8/9/2016

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MBTA Fare Increases

SECTION 133.   Section 61 of chapter 46 of the acts of 2013 is hereby amended by striking out subsection (d) and inserting in place thereof the following subsection:-

(d) Fares shall not be increased more than once in a 24-month period. No fare shall be increased greater than 7 per cent during a 24-month period. For the purposes of this section, "fare" shall mean an amount paid by a user including, but not limited to, the cost of any single-ride price for a mode, the cost of a pass and any discount from the cost of a single-ride price or the cost of pass, regardless of fare payment type, product or media.