Chapter 23K of the General Laws is hereby amended by adding the following section:-
SECTION 72. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, all revenue received by a municipality from a category 1 licensee in the form of property tax payments pursuant to chapters 59 and 60 or payments made in lieu of taxes pursuant to a community host agreement or a contract or agreement executed pursuant to chapter 121A between the municipality and the category 1 licensee shall be expended equally among all the wards or precincts of that municipality to fund projects that provide for public safety facilities and personnel; promote economic development; or, improve infrastructure within each particular ward or precinct of that municipality.
Annually, the Mayor shall present to the City Council a specific line item appropriation pursuant to SECTION 72 for each of the Wards of the municipality for the public services contained within.
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