Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The charter of the town of Holden which is on file in the office of the archivist of the commonwealth, as provided in section 12 of chapter 43B of the General Laws, is hereby amended by striking out section 14A and inserting in place thereof the following section:-
Section 14A. Chief Procurement Officers. Notwithstanding the provisions of section two of chapter thirty B of the General Laws, the town manager shall be the chief procurement officer for the town and all its boards, agencies, departments and instrumentalities, excepting only the school department, and the superintendent of schools shall be the chief procurement officer for the school department; and, subject to the provisions of this section, the town manager and the superintendent of schools shall each have all the powers and authority of a chief procurement officer under said chapter thirty B.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.