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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A QUORUM FOR TOWN MEETING IN THE TOWN OF FRAMINGHAM.

     Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same as follows:
     Section 6 of chapter 143 of the acts of 1949, as most recently amended by chapter 9 of the acts of 2010, is hereby further amended by striking out the third sentence and inserting in place thereof the following sentence:- The number of town meeting members that constitute a quorum for doing business shall be a majority of those serving as town meeting members, but a less number may organize temporarily and may adjourn from time to time.

Approved, January 12, 2017