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 17 of chapter 138 of the General Laws, the licensing authority of the town of Westborough may grant up to 3 additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises under section 12 of said chapter 138. The licenses shall be restricted to the zoning district entitled "Downtown Planning Overlay District" for the purpose of downtown revitalization and to promote economic vitality. The licenses shall be subject to all of said chapter 138, except said section 17. The licensing authority shall not approve the transfer of any of the licenses to any other location.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved January 7, 2005.