AN ACT ESTABLISHING A VOTING PRECINCT IN THE CITY OF PEABODY.
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
precinct 3 of ward 4 of the city of Peabody shall be 1 precinct for the
purpose of forming congressional, representative, senatorial or councilor
districts but shall have 2 polling places for the purposes of voting at any
state or municipal elections. One such polling location shall be in Brooksby
Village to serve voters residing within Brooksby Village and shall be known as
precinct 3A of ward 4, and the other polling location shall be designated by
the city council under section 24 of chapter 54 of the General Laws to serve
all others in precinct 3 of ward 4 and shall be known as precinct 3.
The board of registrars of voters and the city clerk of
city of Peabody shall take all necessary actions to assure compliance with this
act including, but not limited to, assuring the accuracy of the voting lists
located at each polling location set forth in section 1. The board of
registrars and city clerk shall divide precinct 3 of ward 4 into subprecincts
as set forth in section 1, and only the names of voters who reside in each
subprecinct shall appear on the voting list for that subprecinct.
This act shall take effect upon its passage.