AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE ASHFIELD WATER DISTRICT.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the failure of the Ashfield Water District
to comply seasonably with the provisions of sections 42G to 42K, inclusive, of
and sections 1 and 2 of chapter 80 of the General Laws relating to the
construction or extension of a water supply system in said Ashfield Water
District, said district is hereby authorized and empowered to
levy such betterment assessments arising from the construction of said water
supply and distribution system, and the time for taking such votes, orders and
acts to levy such betterments is hereby extended for a period of 12 months from
the effective date of this act; provided, however, that nothing in this act
shall be construed to impair or affect the rights of owners of such land as has
been the subject of such betterment assessments.
This act shall take effect upon its passage.