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 32B of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, an elected official of the town of Easton who receives a stipend shall not be eligible for participation in the town’s contributory health and life insurance plans unless the official pays to the town 100 per cent of the cost of participation in the plans, plus any administrative costs that may be assessed by the board of selectmen.SECTION 2. Notwithstanding section 1, officials who were elected before May 1, 2007 and currently participate in the plans shall be eligible to continue to participate until the end of their current terms at the same rate of contribution as non-union employees of the town.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved April 17 , 2008