Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the attorney
general may enter an agreement on behalf of the commonwealth to obtain a
supersedeas bond to be posted in the cases of Two Agencies of the
Commonwealth v. Hillard Development Corporation, U.S. District Court (S.D.
Fla), Nos. 00-1078-CIV, 00-1079-CIV, and 00-1080-CIV, in order to permit a
meaningful appeal of the decisions in those cases to the United States Court of
Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.