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HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 4035


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts




House of Representatives, April 7, 2014.

BILL #:  H760

BILL STATUS:  Favorable with Amendment





For the committee,


HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 4035

By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 4035) of [PETITIONERS LIST] [BACKING TEXT].  Senate Ways and Means. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Fourteen



An Act establishing the Nantucket mosquito control project.


              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. Section 2 of chapter 169 of the acts of 1965 is hereby amended by striking out the words “mosquito control commission” from the first sentence.

              Section 2. The area included in the county and town of Nantucket is hereby constituted a mosquito control project under section 5A of chapter 252 of the General Laws, to the same extent as if so constituted by the state reclamation board acting under said section 5A, and the improvements herein authorized shall be undertaken under the identifying name of the Nantucket Mosquito Control Project. 

              Section 3. There shall be a commission as provided under said section 5A of chapter 252 which shall consist of five members.  The members shall be appointed by the board of selectmen, subject to approval of the state reclamation board.  Of the members first appointed hereunder, one shall be appointed for a term of one year, one for a term of two years, one for a term of three years, one for a term of four years and one for a term of five years, and each shall serve until the qualification of their respective successors.  Upon the expiration of the term of any member, his successor shall be appointed in like manner for a term of five years.  The commission shall elect its own chairman and clerk and shall keep accurate records of its meetings.

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