AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE ELECTION OF RETIREMENT OPTIONS FOR CERTAIN RETIREES.
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 section 135 of chapter 697 of the acts of
the provisions of the first paragraph of section 58B of chapter 32 of the
Laws shall apply to benefits received pursuant to applications for such
allowances or other payments made before January 12, 1988.
act shall be prospective from the effective date of this act and shall not
veteran to retroactive benefits.
This act shall take effect in a city,
town, county, district or authority subject to the approval of the legislative
body. For the purposes of this act, legislative body shall mean, in the case
of a city, the city council in accordance with its charter, in the case of a
town, the town meeting, in the case of a county, the county retirement board
council, in the case of a region, the governing body, in the case of a
the district members, and, in the case of an authority, the governing body.