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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT RELATIVE TO DISCONTINUING THE FLUORIDE SUPPLEMENTATION OF THE ROCKPORT WATER SUPPLY

     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 board of selectmen of the town of Rockport shall cause to be placed on the ballot at an annual town election or a state election the following question:
     “Are you in favor of discontinuing the fluoride supplementation of the Rockport water supply?”
     Below the ballot question shall appear a fair and concise summary of the ballot question which shall be prepared by the town counsel. If a majority of votes cast in answer to the question is in the affirmative, the board of selectmen and the commissioners of public works in the town of Rockport shall take all necessary measures to carry into effect the discontinuance of the fluoride supplementation of the town’s water supply.
     SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, December 19, 2014.