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 under said section thirty-nine, the solemnization of a marriage by
Joan M. Menard, as she is a state representative from the fifth Bristol
district in the city of Fall River on July fourteenth, nineteen hundred and
ninety-one, between Betty-Ann Costa of the town of Swansea and James P. Mullins
of the town of Somerset and the state secretary shall issue to said Joan M.
Menard in her capacity as aforesaid, a certificate of such authorization.