AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF A TREASURER AND COLLECTOR IN THE TOWN OF ACUSHNET.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Section 3-1-1 of the charter of the town of Acushnet,
which is on file in the office of the archivist of the commonwealth as provided
in section twelve of chapter forty-three B of the General Laws, is hereby
amended by striking out, in line 5, the word "treasurer".
SECTION 2. Section 3-4-1 of said charter is hereby amended by
inserting after the word "constables", in line 3, the following
words:- treasurer, collector.
SECTION 3. Said section 3-4-1 of said charter is hereby further
amended by adding the following sentence:- Notwithstanding anything contained
herein, the board of selectmen shall have the right to appoint the same person
to the positions of treasurer and collector.
SECTION 4. Section 4-1-3 of said charter is hereby amended by
striking out, in line 3, the words "except those of the treasurer".