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 sections six C and six D of chapter forty of the General Laws, the town of West Stockbridge is hereby authorized, at a special town election called for such a purpose, to submit the provisions of said section six C to the registered voters of such town for acceptance, in the form of the following question, which shall be placed on the official ballot used at such special town election: "Shall the town vote to accept the provisions of section six C of chapter forty of the General Laws, which authorize cities and towns to appropriate money for the removal of snow and ice from private ways therein open to public use "
If a majority of the votes in answer to said question is in the affirmative, then said section shall thereupon take full effect in such town, but not otherwise.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.