Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to immediately authorize the board of trustees of the E.K. Wilcox Post No. 16, Department of Massachusetts, Grand Army of the Republic to use certain interest from funds invested for maintenance of the Grand Army Hall in the city of Springfield, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the provisions of section two of chapter two hundred and ninety-three of the acts of nineteen hundred and thirty-one or any other general or special law to the contrary, the board of trustees of the E.K. Wilcox Post No. 16, Department of Massachusetts, Grand Army of the Republic of the city of Springfield are hereby authorized to use the interest from funds invested from an eminent domain taking for the general maintenance and repairs of the building located at 68 Court street, in said city of Springfield.