AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE MAILING OF PROPERTY TAX BILLS IN THE CITY OF LAWRENCE.
Be it enacted by the
Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority
of the same, as follows:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding section
57C of chapter 59 of the General Laws or any other general or special law
or rule to the contrary, for fiscal year 2003, an actual property tax bill issued
upon the establishment of the tax rate for the fiscal year, after credit is given
for any preliminary tax payments previously made, shall in the city of Lawrence
be due and payable in 2 installments, the first installment being due 30 days
after the actual property tax bills are mailed and the second installment being
due and payable on May 1, 2003, after which dates, if unpaid, they shall become
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.