Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of section 157 of chapter 140 of the General Laws, the town administrator of the town of Seekonk or his designee shall have the powers and duties to the board of selectmen under the provisions of said section 157 of said chapter 140.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.