AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE MELROSE POLICE RELIEF CORPORATION.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 540 of the acts of 1991 is hereby amended by
striking out, in line 4, the words "five thousand dollars" and inserting in
place thereof the
following figure:- $15,000.
The Melrose Police Relief Corporation, a corporation duly
established under the laws of the commonwealth, may adopt a
by-law requiring an applicant for membership in the corporation to pay the
within one year of the applicant's graduation from the recruit police academy.
After the period of one year, an applicant who has not joined the
corporation, shall not be eligible to join the corporation.
The Melrose Police Relief Corporation may
establish a fund to be known as the Chief Robert T. Lloyd
Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Fund shall be used to award scholarships
to sons, daughters,
grandsons and granddaughters of active members of
the corporation who pursue a
degree at an accredited institution of higher learning. The awards shall be by
a vote of the members
of the corporation. The
Fund shall be kept separate and apart
from all other monies of the corporation.