Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Section 9-10 of article 9 of the charter of the city known as the town of Methuen which is on file in the office of the archivist of the commonwealth, as provided in section twelve of chapter forty-three B of the General Laws, is hereby amended by adding the following sentence:- Nothing in this section shall be construed as granting a right to such a hearing to a person who is a member of Local 3699, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO, Methuen Support Staff Employees Unit. Said member shall be governed by the disciplinary procedure of said Unit's collective bargaining agreement with the town of Methuen.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.