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 $905,000,000 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 of the acts of 2001.
The authorization contained in this section shall cease to be operative as of
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.