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 any other general or special law to the contrary, the retirement board of the city of Springfield is hereby authorized to pay Susan Tatro, the surviving spouse of James Daniel Tatro, an accidental death benefit as provided under the provisions of section nine of chapter thirty-two of the General Laws, and said city of Springfield is hereby authorized to pay reasonable funeral and burial expenses as provided under the provision of section one hundred G of chapter forty-one of the General Laws.
SECTION 2. Section one shall take effect as of November twenty-five, nineteen hundred and ninety-three.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.