HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 4566        FILED ON: 2/29/2016

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 4051

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Garrett J. Bradley

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act making a corrective change for a certain reserve fund in the town of Hingham.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Garrett J. Bradley

3rd Plymouth


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 4566        FILED ON: 2/29/2016

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 4051

By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4051) of Garrett J. Bradley (by vote of the town) that the town of Hingham be authorized to establish a reserve fund in said town.  Municipalities and Regional Government.  [Local Approval Received.]

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Eighty-Ninth General Court
(2015-2016)

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An Act making a corrective change for a certain reserve fund in the town of Hingham.

 

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

Chapter 479 of the acts of 2014 is hereby amended by striking out the first paragraph and inserting in place thereof the following paragraph:-

Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the town of Hingham school committee may establish a reserve fund to be utilized in any fiscal year or years by the town of Hingham school committee to pay, without further appropriation, for unanticipated, unbudgeted or extraordinary costs of special education out-of-district tuitions and transportation.  The town of Hingham school committee may appropriate or transfer, in any fiscal year or years, from the school department budget in order to fund said reserve fund.