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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT REGULATING CITY CONTRACTS IN THE CITY OF NORTHAMPTON

      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 chapter 30B of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the city of Northampton may disqualify from an award of a contract a bidder or vendor who participates in the design, manufacture or maintenance of nuclear weapons. Such disqualification shall apply to a bidder that is a subsidiary entity controlled by a company that engages in the design, manufacture or maintenance of nuclear weapons and to any bidder that is a parent or holding entity of a subsidiary company that engages in the design, manufacture or maintenance of nuclear weapons.
     SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, July 2, 2020.