HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 4145        FILED ON: 11/30/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3834

By Messrs. Cantwell of Marshfield and Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3834) of James M. Cantwell, Garrett J. Bradley and Robert L. Hedlund (by vote of the town) for legislation to authorize Brian E. Stewart to continue employment with the police department of the town of Scituate, notwithstanding the maximum age requirement.  Public Service.  [Local Approval Received.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Eleven



An Act authorizing the town of Scituate to continue the employment of Chief of Police Brian E. Stewart.


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, chief of the police department of the town of Scituate, may continue in that position until June 30, 2013.  The appointing authority may, at its own expense, require that Brian E. Stewart be examined by an impartial physician to determine that he is mentally and physically capable of performing the duties of that position.  Deductions shall continue to be made from the regular compensation of Brian E. Stewart under chapter 32 of the General Laws for any service performed until June 30, 2013.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.