AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF EASTHAM TO ESTABLISH A LAND ACQUISITION AND MAINTENANCE FUND.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary,
the town of Eastham may establish and maintain a special
account to be known as the Land Acquisition and Maintenance Fund and may raise
and appropriate money and receive gifts therefor. Said fund shall be
maintained as a separate account by the treasurer of said town. Said fund
shall be used for the acquisition and maintenance of open space and
recreational land, which land shall be under the care and control of the board
of selectmen of said town. Said town may appropriate money from said fund by a
two-thirds vote of a special or annual town meeting after recommendation of
said board of selectmen for the purchase or maintenance of such land.