Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The position of chief of police of the police department in the city of Haverhill 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 on a permanent basis in the position of chief of police of the police department in the city of Haverhill on the effective date of this act.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.