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 23 of chapter 59 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the board of assessors of the town of Rockland, with the approval of the board of selectmen, may set a supplementary tax assessment in said town, in addition to the previously approved tax assessment, to raise an amount not to exceed $637,543.51 for the fiscal year 2009, and such tax assessment shall be collected in accordance with chapter 60 of the General Laws.SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved May 15, 2009