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 to the contrary, the positions of laborer, skilled laborer, mechanic and craftsman in the town of North Andover shall be exempt from chapter 31 of the General Laws.
SECTION 2. Section 1 of this act shall not impair the civil service status of any person holding the position of laborer, skilled laborer, mechanic or craftsman in the town of North Andover on the effective date of this act.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved, January 4, 2013.