An Act relative to petition by city or town pursuant to home rule amendment.
SECTION 1. Chapter 3 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2008 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after section 8A the following section:-
Section 8B. The approval vote required to file a petition pursuant to the provisions of Section 8(1) of Article LXXXIX of the Amendments to the Constitution of the Commonwealth shall not expire, and no additional vote shall be required to file a petition unless a vote to rescind such approval is passed by the voters of a city or town, or the mayor and city council or other legislative body of a city, or the town meeting or other legislative body of a town.
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