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 one hundred and fifty-seven of chapter one hundred and forty of the General Laws, the chief of police of the town of Wareham or his designee shall have the powers and duties assigned to the board of selectmen and chief of police under the provisions of said section one hundred and fifty-seven of said chapter one hundred and forty.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.