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 58 of chapter 31 of the General Laws or any other general or special law or rule or regulation to the contrary regulating the maximum age of applicants for appointment as firefighter, Julio Perez of the city of Haverhill shall be eligible for appointment to the position of firefighter in the city if he meets all other requirements for certification and appointment to the fire department of the city of Haverhill. The grade received by Julio Perez on the April, 2004 firefighter examination may be used to determine his eligibility for the position.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved January 19, 2006 .