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 2 of chapter 254 of the acts of 1914, as most recently amended by section 1 of chapter 489 of the acts of 1977, is hereby amended by striking out the word “shall”, the second time it appears, and inserting in place thereof the following word:- may.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved, January 30, 2014.