SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any general or special law or the charter of the city of Lowell to the contrary, there shall be no preliminary election for either the Lowell city council or the Lowell school committee held in 2009, and all persons whose nomination papers are duly certified shall be deemed to have been nominated for said offices.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved August 26, 2009.