Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The office of treasurer-collector in the town of Stow is hereby established. Said treasurer-collector shall be appointed by the board of selectmen of said town for a term not to exceed three years and shall perform all duties hereinbefore performed by the treasurer and tax collector of said town and shall have such other powers and duties as may from time to time be established. Said town may establish by by-law such qualifications for such office as deemed necessary and appropriate, otherwise such qualifications shall be established by the selectmen. Any vacancy in said office shall be filled in like manner for the unexpired portion of such term. The person so appointed shall take office upon the resignation or expiration of the terms of the treasurer and tax collector then holding office.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.