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 any general or special law to the contrary, the town of Brewster, pursuant to its water betterment program and in anticipation of full reimbursement through the assessment of betterments, may incur debt, within the limits of indebtedness set by section 10 of chapter 44 of the General Laws and for not more than 20 years, in the amount of the costs incurred by the town for supplying town water to property along private ways. The town shall not incur such indebtedness unless it has first been authorized by a two-thirds vote at an annual or special town meeting.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage..
Approved February 21 , 2008