AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE TOWN OF RICHMOND.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same as follows:
Notwithstanding section 8C of chapter 40 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the board of selectmen of the town of Richmond may appoint 2 alternate members of the conservation commission of the town for staggered terms not to exceed 3 years.
The chairpersons of the conservation commission may designate any of the alternate members to sit on the commission in the case of absence, inability to act or conflict of interest on the part of a member of the commission or, in the event of a vacancy on such conservation commission, until the vacancy is filled under said section 8C of said chapter 40.
Approved, January 2, 2013.