Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The first paragraph of section 1 of chapter 231 of the acts of 1906, as appearing in section 1 of chapter 333 of the acts of 1978, is hereby amended by striking out the first and second sentences and inserting in place thereof the following sentence:- The school committee of the city of Boston may award a contract to a superintendent of schools for a period not exceeding six years.
SECTION 2. The second paragraph of said section 1 of said chapter 231, inserted by section 20 of chapter 190 of the acts of 1982, is hereby amended by striking out the last sentence.