AN ACT ESTABLISHING A POLICE TECHNOLOGY FUND IN THE TOWN OF HULL.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding section 53 of chapter 44 of the General
Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the town of Hull may
establish and maintain a separate account known as the Police Technology Fund.
The town treasurer shall keep the fund separate and apart from all other monies
of the town and shall deposit in the account all monies from firearms, licenses
firearm identification card fees received by the town. The treasurer
invest these funds in the manner prescribed in sections 54 and 55 of said
chapter 44. The chief
of police or a person authorized to act in the chief's place may expend the
principal and income from these funds for fees to the
commonwealth for firearm licenses and firearm identification cards and for
obtaining and modernization of equipment and new technology by the police
department of the town. No more than $10,000 shall be expended from the fund
in fiscal year 2001.