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 10 of chapter 39 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the votes taken by the town of Rockland at its 2008 annual town meeting held on May 5, 2008, and at its special town meeting held on May 5, 2008, and all actions taken pursuant thereto, are hereby ratified, validated and confirmed in all respects to the same extent as if the meetings had been called and held in full compliance with the town charter and any other laws.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved January 10, 2009