AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE PROMPT COLLECTION OF WATER AND SEWER BILLS.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 244 of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting after
section 15 the following
Section 15A. A mortgagee taking
possession of mortgaged premises prior to foreclosure or a mortgagee conveying
title to mortgaged premises pursuant to the provisions of this chapter shall,
within thirty days of taking possession or conveying title, notify all
residential tenants of said premises, and the office of the assessor or
collector of taxes of the municipality in which the premises are located and
any persons, companies, districts, commissions or other entities of any kind
which provide water or sewer service to the
premises, of said taking possession or conveying title.