AN ACT RELATIVE TO CIVIL SERVICE ELIGIBILITY OF THE SON OF A DECEASED BOSTON POLICE OFFICER.
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 or rule
or regulation to the contrary, Thomas J. Foley of the city of Boston, son of
Edward P. Foley, a deceased police officer of the city of Boston, shall be
considered a son of a police officer who was killed or sustained injuries
resulting in his death while in the performance of his duties and as a result
of an assault on his person set forth in section 26 of chapter 31 of the
General Laws, for the purposes of civil service eligibility for a position of
police officer in the city of Boston.
This act shall take effect as of February 1, 2002.