AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO FUND A CERTAIN COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
To provide for certain collective bargaining costs,
the sum set forth in section 2 is hereby appropriated from the General Fund,
subject to the laws regulating the disbursement of public funds
the conditions pertaining to appropriations in the general appropriation act
the fiscal year ending June 30, 2002.
EXECUTIVE OFFICE FOR ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE
For a reserve to meet the fiscal years 2000, 2001 and 2002 costs of salary
and other economic benefits authorized by the collective bargaining agreement
between the sheriff's office of Worcester county and the National Association
Government Employees, Local R1-255, and to meet the fiscal years 2000 and 2001
costs of salary adjustments and other economic benefits necessary to provide
equal adjustments and benefits to employees employed in "confidential"
which otherwise would be covered by said agreement; provided, that
personnel administrator, with the approval of the secretary of administration
finance, shall determine such adjustments and benefits for such "confidential"
employees in accordance with the collective bargaining
agreement then in effect which otherwise would cover said positions; and
further, that said secretary may transfer from the sum appropriated in this
other items of appropriation and allocations thereof for fiscal year 2001 such
amounts as are necessary to meet said costs where the amounts otherwise
are insufficient for the purpose, in accordance with a transfer plan which
be filed in advance with the house and senate committees on ways and means .........................................$552,148
This act shall take effect upon its passage.