Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The county commissioners of Norfolk county are hereby authorized to expend for the Norfolk county hospital a sum not exceeding eight hundred and forty-five thousand dollars to pay for certain improvements in the parking area, Ward S, central air conditioning system, and elsewhere, including architectural and engineering fees and other costs incidental thereto and connected therewith.
SECTION 2. For the purposes authorized by section one, the treasurer of Norfolk county, with the approval of the county commissioners and with the approval of the advisory board on county expenditures of the county of Norfolk at a regularly scheduled meeting when a quorum is present and voting and after a submittal of plans of any such improvements by the administrator of the Norfolk county hospital to such board, may borrow upon the credit of the county such sums as may be necessary, not exceeding in the aggregate eight hundred and forty-five thousand dollars and may issue bonds or notes of the county therefor, which shall bear on their face the words, Norfolk County Hospital Loan, Act of 1987.
Each authorized issue shall constitute a separate loan and such loans shall be payable not more than ten years from their dates. The bonds or notes shall be signed by the county treasurer and countersigned by a majority of the county commissioners. The county may sell said securities at public or private sale, upon such terms and conditions as the county commissioners may deem proper, but not for less than their par value. Indebtedness incurred hereunder shall, except as herein provided, be subject to chapter thirty-five of the General Laws.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.