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 chapter forty-one of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, in the town of Hull the powers and duties conferred and imposed upon tree wardens shall be exercised and performed by the superintendent of streets or such other person who is in charge of the highway department of said town.
SECTION 2. The provisions of section one shall not impair the status of the present incumbent tree warden. Upon the expiration of the terms of the present incumbent or upon a vacancy in said office, the powers and duties thereof shall be exercised and performed as provided in section one.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.