Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, the tenure of office of Thomas R. Cummings as superintendent of the public works department in the town of Holbrook shall be unlimited but he may be removed for just cause in accordance with the provisions of chapter thirty-one of the General Laws.
SECTION 2. The state secretary shall cause the following question to be placed on the official ballot to be used in the town of Holbrook at the biennial state election to be held in the year nineteen hundred and eighty-six:-
"Shall an act passed by the General Court in the year nineteen hundred and eighty-six, entitled 'An Act providing tenure of office for Thomas R. Cummings as superintendent of the public works department in the town of Holbrook', be accepted " If a majority of the votes cast in answer to said question is in the affirmative then this act shall take full effect, but not otherwise.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.