Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Chapter one hundred and thirty-six of the acts of nineteen hundred and eighty-two is hereby repealed.
SECTION 2. Chapter 314 of the acts of 1959 is hereby amended by striking out section 1, as most recently amended by chapter 592 of the acts of 1969, and inserting in place thereof the following section:-
Section 1. The Waltham Police Relief Association Incorporated, a corporation duly organized under the laws of the commonwealth, is hereby authorized, upon the retirement of any member in good standing from the police department of the city of Waltham, to pay such member such sum, not exceeding ten thousand dollars, as may be determined by vote of the board of directors of said corporation. Said association is further authorized, upon the death of a member, to pay to the designated beneficiary of said member, an amount, not exceeding twenty thousand dollars, as may be determined by said board. Said Association is hereby further authorized to pay a member upon the death of his spouse such sum, not exceeding five hundred dollars, as may be determined by said board.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.