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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT FURTHER REGULATING THE AUTHORITY OF THE TOWN MANAGER IN THE TOWN OF DUXBURY TO NEGOTIATE AND EXECUTE CERTAIN CONTRACTS

      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.  Subsection C of section 3 of chapter 353 of the acts of 1987 is hereby amended by striking out clause 13 and inserting in place thereof the following clause:-
(13)  The town manager shall be responsible for the negotiation of all contracts and for the execution, subject to such authorization as may otherwise be required under applicable law by the town meeting, board of selectmen or other board or commission of the town, of all contracts, except for union collective bargaining agreements pursuant to chapter 150E of the General Laws and individual employment contracts; provided, however, that the board of selectmen shall be responsible for the ratification and execution of those collective bargaining agreements and individual employment contracts.
     SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, January 20, 2016.