AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE PROCEDURE FOR FILLING TOWN MEETING MEMBER VACANCIES IN THE TOWN OF BROOKLINE.
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 section nine of chapter
forty-three A of
the General Laws, in the town of Brookline upon a petition thereof, signed by
not less than five town meeting members from a precinct, notice of a
vacancy in the full number of town meeting members from such precinct shall
promptly be given by the town clerk to the remaining members of such precinct
in which the vacancy exists, and said clerk shall call a special meeting of
such members for the purpose of filling such vacancy, which meeting
shall be conducted under the provisions of said section nine of said chapter
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.