Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Section 9 of chapter 17 of the acts of 1939 is hereby amended by striking out the fourth sentence and inserting in place thereof the following two sentences:- At the first regular or special duly noticed meeting of the commissioners, following the annual district meeting, which meeting may be held on the same day as the annual district meeting, the commissioners shall appoint a clerk and a treasurer for the district, each to serve for a term of one year or until a successor is duly appointed and sworn. The same person may serve as clerk and treasurer.
SECTION 2. Chapter thirty-five of the acts of nineteen hundred and fifty-four is hereby repealed.
SECTION 3. Chapter one hundred and fifteen of the acts of nineteen hundred and fifty-five is hereby repealed.
SECTION 4. This act shall take effect upon its acceptance by a majority vote of the district at an annual meeting or at a special meeting called for the purpose.