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 other general or special law to the contrary, the position of part-time call firefighter in the town of Athol shall be exempt from chapter 31 of the General Laws.
SECTION 2. Section 1 shall not impair the civil service status of a person holding the position of part-time call firefighter in the town of Athol on the effective date of this act.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved, April 14, 2014.