AN ACT MAKING CERTAIN APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2002, BEFORE FINAL ACTION ON THE GENERAL APPROPRIATION BILL FOR THAT FISCAL YEAR.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding any general or special
law to the contrary, the amount of $1,000,000,000 is hereby appropriated for
the fiscal year ending June 30, 2002, to meet necessary expenditures before
the enactment of the general appropriation act for that fiscal year,
for the maintenance and operations of the several departments, boards,
commissions, and institutions, including federal grant and Intragovernmental
Service Fund expenditures, for other necessary services, and for meeting
certain requirements of law. Said amount shall be in addition to the amount
made available for the purposes in
section 1 of chapter 23,
section 1 of chapter 40,
section 1 of chapter 47,
section 1 of chapter 61,
section 1 of chapter 78,
section 1 of chapter 84section 1 of chapter 89section 1 of chapter 99
section 1 of chapter 118
of the acts of 2001.
The authorization contained in this section shall cease to
be operative as of the effective date of that general appropriation act, and
all actions taken under this section shall apply against that general
appropriation act. All expenditures made under this authorization shall be
consistent with appropriations made in that general appropriation act.
This act shall take effect as of July 1, 2001.