SECTION 1. Section 43H of Chapter 7 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2008 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting at the end thereof, the following: -
; and provided further, that no such lease or tenancy at will or other rental agreement shall have been approved, that is not accompanied by a justification of the need for such property by the Commonwealth and that does not include a clause allowing the Commonwealth to terminate the lease in a reasonable manner and time when, in the opinion of the said the executive or administrative head of such state department, court, commission or board or the state superintendent of state office buildings, the continued need for such property is no longer apparent or justified.
SECTION 2. Said Section 43H of Chapter 7 of the general laws, is hereby further amended, by adding the following new paragraphs: -
The director of facilities management is hereby authorized and directed to review all current leases, tenancies at will or other rental agreements to ensure that any renewal or extension thereof shall include a clause allowing the commonwealth to terminate the lease, tenancy at will or rental agreement in a reasonable manner and time when, in the opinion of the executive or administrative head of the state department, court, commission or board or the superintendent of state office building, the continued need for such leased, occupied or rented property is no longer apparent or justified.
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The General Court provides this information as a public service and while we endeavor to keep the data accurate and current to the best of our ability, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.