Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Chapter 330 of the acts of 1979 is hereby amended by striking out, in line 8, the word "three" and inserting in place thereof the word:- five.
SECTION 2. Said chapter 330 is hereby further amended by striking out the last sentence and inserting in place thereof the following sentence:- Such member shall have the further option to surrender his certificate of membership as aforesaid and receive the sum of twenty-five hundred dollars and a certificate of membership issued which shall entitle his beneficiary to the sum of twenty-five hundred dollars upon said member's death.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.