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 section seventeen of chapter one hundred and thirty-eight of the General Laws, the licensing authority of the town of Monson is hereby authorized to issue a license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages, not to be drunk on the premises, to Ford's Discount Package, Inc. under the provisions of section fifteen of said chapter one hundred and thirty-eight. Said license shall be subject to all of the provisions of said chapter one hundred and thirty-eight except said section seventeen; provided, however, that the issuance of said license shall reduce by one any increase in licenses due to census reapportionment under said section seventeen.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.