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. Chapter 190 of the acts of 2004 is hereby amended by striking out, in line 3, the figure “3” and inserting in place thereof the following figure:- 2.
SECTION 2. Notwithstanding section 17 of chapter 138 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the licensing authority of the town of Rockland may grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises, under section 15 of said chapter 138. The licensing authority shall not approve the transfer of the license to any other location nor shall the license be re-issued to the same location within 6 months from the date the prior license is terminated unless the applicant files a letter in writing from the department of revenue with the local licensing authority indicating the prior licensee's good standing with the department.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved February 8, 2007.