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 chapter 31 of the General Laws or any other general or special law or rule or regulation to the contrary, Dwayne P. Burgo shall be eligible to have his name certified for original appointment to the position of police officer in the city of Taunton, notwithstanding his having reached the age of 32 before taking any civil service examination in connection with that appointment. Dwayne P. Burgo shall be eligible for appointment to the position of police officer in the city of Taunton provided that he meets all other requirements for certification and appointment to this position.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved December 23, 2008