Print Print
  • Acts
  • 1997
  • Chapter 39 AN ACT RELATIVE TO VOTING PRECINCTS IN THE CITY OF CHICOPEE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:


SECTION 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, Ward six, Precinct B of the city of Chicopee shall be one precinct for the purpose of forming congressional, representative, senatorial or councillor districts, and for the purpose of reporting election results to the office of the state secretary, but shall have two polling places for the purpose of any state, municipal or presidential preference election; provided, however, that one said polling place shall be located to the east of I-291, north of the Massachusetts Turnpike and east of Cooley Brook to serve voters residing in Ward six, Precinct B in the Burnett road area and the other polling place shall be located to the west of I-291, south of the Massachusetts Turnpike and west of Cooley Brook to serve voters residing in Ward six, Precinct B in the Sheridan street area.

SECTION 2. The city clerk of the city of Chicopee and the board of registrars of said city of Chicopee are hereby authorized to take all necessary actions to assure compliance herewith, including, but not limited to, such actions as will assure the accuracy of the voting lists as located at each such polling place.

SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved July 3, 1997.