AN ACT AUTHORIZING CERTAIN EXPENDITURES BY THE TOWN OF WEBSTER.
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 or charter provision to the contrary, the town of Webster may
expend funds in the absence of an appropriation for a period commencing on
July 1, 1999 and ending on September 30, 1999. Expenditures made under
authority of this act shall be authorized by the board of selectmen of said
town with the approval of the director of accounts in the department of
Pursuant to section 1, during each calendar month, the
town may expend no more than one-twelfth of its budget for the preceding
The spending authority under this act shall expire at
such time as the annual budget for fiscal year 2000, as adopted and approved by
the town meeting, shall become effective.
To the extent that the director of accounts authorizes
spending pursuant to section 31 of chapter 44 of the
General Laws in the town of Webster during the period from July 1, 1999 to the
effective date of this act, such authorizations are hereby ratified, approved
This act shall take effect upon its passage.