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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT RELATIVE TO A CERTAIN RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION FOR SENIORS IN THE TOWN OF HARWICH.

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 maximum tax exemption authorized in clause Forty-first C of section 5 of chapter 59 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the board of assessors in the town of Harwich may grant an exemption pursuant to said clause Forty-first C of said section 5 in the amount of $1,500 to individuals meeting the qualifications contained in said clause Forty-first C of said section 5.

SECTION 2.  In the fiscal year in which this act takes effect, the town of Harwich may reimburse those eligible for a senior exemption pursuant to clause Forty-first C of section 5 of chapter 59 of the General Laws to the amount of $500.

SECTION 3.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, January 9, 2019.