Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Section 2 of chapter 26 of the acts of 1927, as most recently amended by section 2 of chapter 694 of the acts of 1987, is hereby further amended by striking out the second sentence and inserting in place thereof the following sentence:- The registered voters in each precinct shall not sooner than forty-five days after the establishment of precincts under this act at the next annual town election held thereafter, and at the first annual town election following any precinct revision where the number of precincts is changed, conformably to the laws relative to elections not inconsistent with this act, elect by ballot the number of registered voters in the precinct, other than the officers designated in section three as town meeting members at large, provided for in the first sentence of this section, to be town meeting members of the town.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.