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 city known as the town of Watertown is hereby authorized to appoint, by its town manager, a zoning enforcement officer who shall be the officer charged with enforcement of zoning ordinances for the purpose of application of the provisions of chapter forty A of the General Laws.
SECTION 2. The position of zoning enforcement officer shall be exempt from the provisions of chapter thirty-one of the General Laws.
SECTION 3. The city known as the town of Watertown is hereby authorized to enact general and zoning ordinances consistent with the terms of this act to provide for the employment and duties of the zoning enforcement officer.
SECTION 4. This act shall take effect upon its passage.