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 to the contrary, Michael P. Hickey shall be eligible to have his name certified for original appointment to the position of police officer in the town of Hingham, notwithstanding his having reached the maximum age for the position. Michael P. Hickey shall be eligible for certification and appointment to the position of police officer in the town of Hingham if he meets all other requirements for certification and appointment.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved December 30, 2008