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 53 of chapter 44 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the town of Bridgewater, acting by and through its board of library trustees, may establish a revolving fund which shall be kept separate and apart from all other monies of the town by the town treasurer and into which shall be deposited funds received by the Bridgewater Library for the payment of fines and for lost or damaged items. The fund shall be expended, without appropriation, by the library director or any other person so authorized by the board of library trustees for the purchase of books and other library materials.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved October 9, 2008