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  • Acts
  • 1999
  • Chapter 7 AN ACT ALLOWING CERTAIN MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES TO SERVE AS CITY COUNCILLORS.

Whereas , The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to allow forthwith certain municipal employees to serve as city councillors, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


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. Section 6A of chapter 39 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 1996 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out, in line 8, the words "town council in a municipality w inserting in place thereof the following words:- city or town council in a municipality with a city or.

SECTION 2. Section 17A of chapter 43 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in lines 4 and 5, the words "town council in a municipality with a" and inserting in place thereof the following words:- city or town council in a municipality with a city or.

SECTION 3. Section 20 of chapter 268A of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by inserting after the word "a", in line 82, the second time it appears, the following words:- city or.

Approved April 7, 1999.