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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF SHEFFIELD TO APPOINT CERTAIN MEMBERS TO THE CONSERVATION COMMISSION

     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 Sheffield may appoint 2 associate members of the conservation commission for terms not to exceed 1 year. The chairman of the conservation commission may designate any such associate member to sit on the commission in the absence of a quorum for any reason, including a conflict of interest, or in the event of a vacancy on the commission until that vacancy is filled pursuant to section 8C of chapter 40 of the General Laws.
     SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, February 12, 2016.