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, Warren O. Page, chief of the Newburyport fire department is hereby authorized to continue in such position until and including June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighty-eight; provided, however, that he is mentally and physically capable of performing the duties of his office or position; and provided, further, that he shall, annually, at his own expense, be examined by an impartial physician designated by the Newburyport retirement board to determine such capability. No further deduction shall be made from regular compensation of said employee under provisions of chapter thirty-two of the General Laws for service subsequent to June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighty-six, and upon retirement said employee shall receive a superannuation retirement allowance equal to that which he would have been entitled to had he retired on said date.
SECTION 2. The provisions of this act shall take effect as of June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighty-six.