AN ACT EXEMPTING THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF OF POLICE AND ALL OTHER POSITIONS IN THE POLICE DEPARTMENT OF THE TOWN OF PROVINCETOWN FROM THE PROVISIONS OF THE CIVIL SERVICE LAW.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The office of police chief and members
of the police department of the town of Provincetown, shall be exempt from
the provisions of chapter thirty-one of the General Laws.
SECTION 2. The provisions of section one shall not impair the
civil service status of the incumbent chief of police holding civil
service status or the civil service status of any member of the police
department of the town of Provincetown on the effective date of this act.
SECTION 3. This act shall be submitted for acceptance to the
voters of the town of Provincetown at its next annual town election in the
form of the following question which shall be placed on the official ballot
to be used for the election of town officers at such election:-
"Shall an act
passed by the General Court in the year nineteen hundred and eighty-nine,
entitled 'An Act exempting the
office of the chief of police and all other positions in the police department of
the town of Provincetown from the provisions of the civil
service law', be accepted "
If a majority of the votes in answer to said
question is in the affirmative, this act shall take full effect, but not otherwise.