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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE TEMPLETON DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER REUSE COMMITTEE

      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 of chapter 59 of the acts of 2009 is hereby amended by striking out the definition of “TDC committee” and inserting in place thereof the following definition:-
     “TDC committee”, the Templeton Developmental Center Reuse Committee, which shall include 3 representatives of the town of Templeton, 1 of whom shall be a member of the board of selectmen or a designee who shall serve as chairperson, 1 of whom shall be a member of the planning board or a designee and 1 of whom shall be chosen by the board of selectmen; 4 representatives of the town of Phillipston, 1 of whom shall be a member of the board of selectmen, 1 of whom shall be a member of the planning board, 1 of whom shall be a member of the open space committee and 1 of whom shall be a representative of the fire department; 1 representative of the community preservation committee; 1 representative of the division of capital asset management and maintenance; 1 representative of the department of developmental services; and 1 representative of the legal guardians of the clients currently housed at the Templeton Developmental Center; provided further, that such members, other than the representatives of the state agencies, shall be appointed annually by the local governing authority; and provided further, that the senator and representative who represent the town shall serve as ex-officio members.

Approved, March 4, 2016.