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 any general or special law to the contrary, in order to implement its school building program, the town of Milton may, in addition to the pre-qualification requirements under section 44D of chapter 149 of the General Laws, establish and impose a requirement that only contractors and subcontractors with a workers' compensation modification factor, as promulgated by the workers' compensation rating bureau, of 125 per cent or less shall be eligible to submit a bid or offer. A contractor or subcontractor with a modification factor of up to 135 per cent shall be eligible to submit a bid or offer, if the modification factor was caused by a single loss. For the purpose of this act, the words "school building program" shall mean the design, construction, repair, renovation, remodeling, equipping, furnishing and partial or complete demolition regarding the Collicot school and the Cunningham school in the town of Milton, authorized by vote of the February 2002 Milton special town meeting and the October 2002 special town meeting.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved January 7, 2005 .