Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, the positions of director of street operations, director of sewer operations, director of water operations, and the director of yards, all of the department of public works in the city of Worcester shall be exempt from the provisions of chapter thirty-one of the General Laws.
SECTION 2. The provisions of section one shall not impair the civil service status of any person employed with permanent status in said positions on the effective date of this act.