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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF BOSTON TO GRANT 6 ADDITIONAL LICENSES FOR THE SALE OF ALL ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES TO BE DRUNK ON THE PREMISES

     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 section 17 of chapter 138 of the General Laws, the Boston licensing board may grant 6 additional licenses for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises pursuant to section 12 of said chapter 138 to the following entities: (i) Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center, Inc. located at Boston Harbor Islands National Park Area; (ii) the Commonwealth Lodge 19 located at the West End House at 105 Allston street; (iii) the Massachusetts Association of Minority Law Enforcement Officers, Inc. located at 61 Columbia road; (iv) the Mt. Pleasant Knights of Columbus located at 5250 Washington street; (v) the Montserrat Aspirers, Inc. located at 358 Washington street; and (vi) the Syria Temple #31 located at 1 Darlington street in the city of Boston.  The licenses shall be subject to all of said chapter 138 except said section 17.
     The Boston licensing board shall not approve the transfer of the license to any other location or any other person, corporation or organization. Any license issued pursuant to this act shall be clearly marked “nontransferable” on its face.
     If a license granted under this section is cancelled, revoked or no longer in use at the location of original issuance, it shall be returned physically, with all of the legal rights, privileges and restrictions pertaining thereto, to the licensing authority.  A license issued pursuant to this act which is returned to the licensing authority shall not be reissued.
     SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, September 9, 2014.