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 any general or special law to the contrary, the teachers' retirement board is hereby authorized and directed to pay Maryjane Kelley, the surviving spouse of Robert E. Kelley, a former teacher of the William Dean Technical high school, an allowance equal to the allowance she would have received under Option (c) of subdivision (2) of section twelve of chapter thirty-two of the General Laws had said Robert E. Kelley been retired for ordinary disability under section six of said chapter thirty-two and had he received an allowance in accordance with the provisions of clause (b) of subdivision (2) of said section six of said chapter thirty-two.
SECTION 2. Such allowance shall be paid to said Maryjane Kelley as of January nineteenth, nineteen hundred and ninety-one; provided, however, that said allowance shall be in the alternative to and exclusive of, any other allowance, benefit, or other payment to said Maryjane Kelley from said teachers' retirement board account of said Robert E. Kelley.