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. Section 4 of chapter 686 of the acts of 1970 is hereby amended by striking out the third paragraph, as amended by section 7 of chapter 160 of the acts of 1993, and inserting in place thereof the following paragraph:-
A town meeting member who is removed by a revision of precincts from the precinct from which the member was elected shall not retain membership after the next annual election as an elected member from the precinct from which the member has been removed. The term of a town meeting member who is not removed by a revision of precincts from the precinct from which the member was elected shall not be affected by such revision.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.