Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 74 of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting after section 2A, as appearing in the 1988 Official Edition, the following section:-
Section 2B. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, a city or town may provide for the construction of one and two family dwellings for persons of low income, by students in vocational-technical schools enrolled in construction programs.
No such construction shall be undertaken without the prior approval of the division of occupational education and in a city with the prior approval of the mayor and council or in a town with the prior approval of the town council, or if there is no town council, with the approval of the town meeting and board of selectmen.