AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE PAYMENT OBLIGATIONS OF THE CITY OF BROCKTON UNDER A WATER SUPPLY CONTRACT.
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 mayor of the city of Brockton may amend
the water purchase agreement between the city of Brockton and Inima, Servicios
Europeos de Medio Ambiente, S.A., jointly with Bluestone Energy
Services, Inc. dated as of May 22, 2002 to provide that the
payment obligations of the city for the payment of which the full faith and
credit of the city shall be pledged and any failure by the city to appropriate
or otherwise make available the funds necessary to satisfy a payment obligation
of the city under the agreement shall not in and of itself exempt the city from
liability for such payment obligation or provide the city with the right to
cancel the agreement.
This act shall take effect upon its passage.