Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any of the provisions of chapter six hundred and forty-five of the acts of nineteen hundred and forty-eight to the contrary, the board of education is hereby authorized and directed to accept, process and act upon a certain application of the Blackstone-Millville regional school district, dated December seventh, nineteen hundred and ninety-two and filed with said board of education on December tenth, nineteen hundred and ninety-two, for a school construction grant, a major reconstruction project, under the provisions of said chapter six hundred and forty-five, for replacing the roof at the Blackstone-Millville regional junior/senior high school as if said application had been filed with, and accepted by, said board of education prior to the start of construction.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.