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, or charter provision or town by-law to the contrary, all actions taken by the town of Athol at the town meeting held on January 31, 2011 and the votes taken by the town at the annual town election held on April 4, 2011 are hereby ratified, validated and confirmed, notwithstanding any defect or omission in the calling or conduct of the special town meeting or annual town election.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved, December 13 , 2011.