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, rule or regulation to the contrary, the town of Nantucket may, subject to appropriation, pay to William J. Higgins, an employee of the town of Nantucket who was granted a military leave of absence to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom after September 11, 2001, the amount of $29,539.41. This amount constitutes the regular base salary that William J. Higgins would have received as a town of Nantucket employee during his military leave reduced by the amount he received from the United States as base pay for military service performed during the same pay period.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved July 29, 2010