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 sections twenty-eight and twenty-nine of chapter thirty-one of the General Laws or any other general or special law or rule to the contrary, Edward R. Corey of the city of Cambridge, employed in the position of laborer in the department of public works in said city, shall be deemed to be appointed as a temporary employee in said position, in accordance with the provisions of said chapter thirty-one; provided, however, that such appointment shall not impair any rights, protection, or benefits, including without limitation, rights provided under the provisions of said chapter thirty-one, to which said Edward R. Corey is entitled on the effective date of this act.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect as of April eighteenth, nineteen hundred and eighty-nine.