SENATE DOCKET, NO. 2247        FILED ON: 8/27/2009

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2163



The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Nine



An Act relative to Wareham Library certification..


Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

SECTION ____. Provided, that the provisions of section nineteen A of chapter seventy-eight of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, for the fiscal year 2010 state aid to public libraries program, the board of library commissioners shall consider that Wareham has met the standard of minimum hours of service for fiscal year 2009 as set forth in section nineteen B of chapter seventy-eight of the General Laws and defined in section 4.01(3) of chapter 605 of the Code of Massachusetts regulations; and provided further, that the library must demonstrate compliance with the minimum hours open requirement in fiscal year 2010 by October 16, 2009, and must successfully complete the annual certification process of the board for fiscal year 2010.