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 acceptance of sections forty-two G to forty-two I, inclusive, of chapter forty of the General Laws by the town of Chatham at a special town meeting held on September ninth, nineteen hundred and eighty-five is hereby ratified, validated and confirmed to the same extent as if the acceptance was at an annual town meeting called therefor.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.