AN ACT MAKING CERTAIN APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2002, BEFORE FINAL ACTION ON THE 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 $1,070,000,000 is hereby appropriated for the fiscal
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. This
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 and section 1 of chapter 61 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 upon its passage.