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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF FREETOWN TO DESIGNATE A CHECK-OFF ON ITS TAX BILLS.

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. The town of Freetown may, subject to the approval of the commissioner of revenue, designate a place on its municipal tax bills, the motor vehicle excise tax bills or mail with such tax bills a separate form whereby taxpayers of the town may voluntarily check off, donate or pledge an amount of money, which shall increase the amount already due and which shall be paid over to a fund established by the town of Freetown, and known as the Parade and Fireworks Fund, for the support of the town’s Independence Day celebrations.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, July 24 , 2013.