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 any general or special law to the contrary, the redrawn precincts of the town of Franklin, as approved by the local election districts review commission, shall take effect as of September 1, 2001 for all future municipal elections. For the purposes of any state election, the effective date of the redrawn precincts shall be December 31, 2001.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.