AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF TAUNTON TO FURNISH WATER TO THE MASSACHUSETTS CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, BRIDGEWATER.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The
city of Taunton is hereby authorized to furnish water
available to said city from any source, including water obtained by the
city from Assawompset and Pocksha ponds pursuant to the authority of
chapter four hundred of the acts of nineteen hundred and twenty-four, to
Massachusetts correctional institution, Bridgewater under such terms and
conditions as the city and the department of correction may from time to time
provided, however, that said department shall continue to
supply water to existing customers
who were in actual or constructive receipt of water supplied from said
department on or before January first, nineteen hundred and eighty-nine.
SECTION 2. Any mains installed outside of the city limits
pursuant to such agreements shall be dedicated exclusively to serving the
Massachusetts correctional institution, Bridgewater and the
department of correction customers as described in section one.