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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF NORTHFIELD TO CONTINUE THE EMPLOYMENT OF FLOYD DUNNELL, III.

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, Floyd Dunnell, III, a member of the fire department of the town of Northfield, may continue to serve in such position until August 13, 2023, until the date of his retirement or until the date he is relieved of his duties by the Fire Chief, whichever occurs first; provided, however, that he is mentally and physically capable of performing the duties of his office. Provided further, that the town may, at its own expense, require that Chief Dunnell be examined by an impartial physician designated by the town to determine such capability; and provided further, that no deductions shall be made from the regular compensation of Floyd Dunnell, III pursuant to chapter 32 of the General Laws for any service subsequent to August 13, 2018 and, upon retirement, Floyd Dunnell, III shall receive a superannuation retirement allowance equal to that which he would have been entitled had he retired on August 13, 2018.

SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, October 31, 2018.