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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT INCREASING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE CITY OF LOWELL BOARD OF LICENSE COMMISSIONERS FROM 3 TO 5 MEMBERS

      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.  Section 26 of chapter 383 of the acts of 1921 is hereby amended by striking out the first sentence and inserting in place thereof the following sentence:-  The board of license commissioners shall consist of 5 members, and as the terms of the present members expire, the mayor shall nominate their successors, subject to confirmation by a majority vote of all the members of the city council, for terms of 6 years.
     SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, May 22, 2014.