Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to streamline the regional school budget process, 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 21C of chapter 59 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2006 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after the word “expenditures”, in line 124, the following words:- or for the city’s or town’s apportioned share for certain capital outlay expenditures by a regional governmental unit.
SECTION 2. Said section 21C of said chapter 59, as so appearing, is hereby further amended by striking out, in line 131, the words “nineteen hundred” and inserting in place thereof the following words:- two thousand.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect for fiscal years beginning on or after July 1, 2007.
Approved August 14, 2007