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. (a) Notwithstanding section 1 of chapter 373 of the acts of 1998, the town of Westborough may authorize the transfer of the license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises which is currently held by Mandarin Westborough, Inc. under said section 1 of said chapter 373 to a new location at 132 Turnpike road in said town.
(b) Notwithstanding subsection (a) or any other general or special law or rule or regulation to the contrary, the licensing authority of the town of Westborough shall not approve the transfer of the license described in said subsection (a) to any other location but it may grant the license to a new applicant at the same location if the applicant files with the licensing authority a letter from the department of revenue indicating that the license is in good standing with the department and that all applicable taxes have been paid.
(c) If the license described in subsection (a) under this act is cancelled, revoked or no longer in use, it shall be returned physically with all of the legal rights, privileges and restrictions pertaining thereto to the licensing authority which may then grant the license to a new applicant at the same location under the same conditions as specified in this act.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved, September 1, 2010.