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  • Chapter 164 AN ACT TO COMPENSATION OF CERTAIN COURT EMPLOYEES.

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to compensate forthwith certain court employees, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

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. Section 14 of chapter 185 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2004 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out, in line 2, the words “seventy-five and forty-seven hundredths percent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 2. Section 9A of chapter 185C of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in lines 2 and 3, the words “seventy-five and forty-seven hundredths percent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 3. Section 6 of said chapter 211A, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in lines 9 and 10, the words “seventy-nine and nine-tenths percent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 4. Section 35A of chapter 217 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in lines 2 and 3, the words “seventy-five and forty-seven hundredths percent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 5. Section 53 of chapter 218 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in lines 9 and 10, the words “seventy-five and forty-seven hundredths per cent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 6. Section 58 of said chapter 218, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in line 89, the words “seventy-five and forty-seven hundredths percent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 7. Section 79 of said chapter 218, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in line 2, the words “seventy-five and forty-seven hundredths percent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 8. Section 94 of chapter 221 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in lines 18 and 19, the words “seventy-five and forty-seven hundredths percent” and inserting in place thereof the following words:— 81.57 per cent.

SECTION 9. This act shall take effect as of January 1, 2006..

House of Representatives, July 13, 2006.

This Bill having been returned by His Excellency the Governor with his objections thereto in writing (see House 5160) has been passed by the House of Representatives, notwithstanding said objections, two-thirds of the House (154 yeas to 3 nays) having agreed to pass the same.
Sent to the Senate for its action.
Salvatore F. DiMasi, Speaker.
Steven T. James, Clerk.

Senate, July 13, 2006.

Passed by the Senate, notwithstanding the objections of His Excellency the Governor, two-thirds of the members present (28 yeas to 1 nays) having approved the same.
Robert E. Travaglini, President.
William F. Welch, Clerk.

July 21, 2006.