Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. To provide for the cost of salary adjustments and other employee economic benefits authorized by the memorandum of agreement between the Board of Regents of Higher Education and AFSCME, AFL-CIO, SEIU, AFL-CIO, and Maintenance Trades Council of New England, AFL-CIO for certain class reallocations, the sum set forth in section two of this act is hereby made available, subject to the provisions of law regulating the disbursement of public funds and the conditions pertaining to appropriations in chapter one hundred and forty of the acts of nineteen hundred and eighty-five.
`tm;keep=no `tcol=6,B4;c1=1,9,tu,T;c2=1,78,tuc;c3=1,78,tuc;c4=11,53,tfh1;c5=15,49,tu;c6=65,14,tur `tc3 Executive Office Of Administration And Finance. `tc2 Collective Bargaining. `tch `tc1 `ts Item `t+1 `tch;end `tc1 1599-3503 `tc4 For a reserve to meet the cost of certain salary adjustments and other employee economic benefits authorized by the memorandum of agreement between the board of regents and AFSCME, AFL-CIO, SEIU, AFL-CIO and Maintenance Trades Council of New England, AFL-CIO for certain class reallocations; and to meet the cost of salary adjustments and other economic benefits necessary to provide equal salary adjustments or benefits to employees employed in "confidential" positions which would otherwise be covered by said memorandum of agreement; provided, however, that the personnel administrator, with the approval of the commissioner of administration, shall determine such salary adjustments and other economic benefits for "confidential" employees in accordance with the provisions of the memorandum of agreement then in effect which would otherwise cover said positions; provided further, that the commissioner of administration is hereby authorized to transfer from the sum appropriated herein to other items of appropriation for the fiscal year nineteen and eighty-six, such amounts as are necessary to meet the costs of said adjustments and benefits for fiscal year nineteen hundred and eighty-six and prior years, where the amounts otherwise available are insufficient for the purpose; provided, further, that said commissioner of administration is authorized to allocate the cost of such salary adjustments and benefits to the several state or other funds to which such items of appropriation are charged; provided, further, that copies of said memorandum of agreement, together with an analysis of all cost items contained in said agreement and all changes to be made in the schedules of permanent and temporary positions required by said agreement, shall be filed with the house and senate committees on ways and means prior to the transfer or allocation of any amounts necessary to meet the cost of said adjustments and benefits; and provided, further, that no transfers, payments, or allocations shall be made from this item without the prior approval of the house and senate committees on ways and means `tc6 $17,054 `tcol;end `tm;keep=yes
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.