AN ACT RELATIVE TO BID BONDS IN PUBLIC WORKS CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Paragraph (a) of section 39M of chapter 30 of the General Laws, as
appearing in the 1984 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out
the third sentence
and inserting in place thereof the following
sentence:- The amount of such bid deposit shall be five per cent of the
value of the bid.
Section one shall apply only to contracts executed after the effective
date of this act.