AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE STATE SECRETARY TO AUTHORIZE THE SOLEMNIZATION OF A CERTAIN MARRIAGE.
Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would
tend to defeat its purpose, which is to
immediately authorize the solemnization of a certain marriage,
therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law,
necessary for the immediate preservation of the
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the provisions of section thirty-nine of chapter two hundred
and seven of the General Laws, the state secretary may authorize in the manner
set forth in said section thirty-nine, the solemnization of a marriage by
Douglas Pope of the state of New York, in the town of Stockbridge, on June
twenty-second, nineteen hundred and ninety-one between Catherine B. Deely and
Patrick M. Stansfield both of the town of Sherman Oaks in the state of
California and the state secretary shall issue to said Douglas Pope a
certificate of such authorization.