AN ACT INCREASING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN IN THE TOWN OF REHOBOTH.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same as follows:
Notwithstanding any general or special law or by-law to the contrary, the number of members of the board of selectmen of the town of Rehoboth shall be increased to 5 members. At the next annual town election occurring at least 64 days following the effective date of this act, the town shall elect 2 members in addition to the 1 member otherwise to be elected. One member shall be elected to a 2-year term and 1 member to a 3-year term; both offices shall be listed separately on the ballot. Thereafter, all members of the board of selectmen shall be elected to 3-year terms. The terms of those members currently serving as selectmen on the effective date of this act shall be unchanged.
Approved, July 20, 2011.