Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
To provide for certain unanticipated obligations of the
commonwealth, to provide for an alteration of purpose for current
appropriations and to meet certain requirements of law, the sum set forth in
section 2 shall be appropriated from the General Fund unless specifically
designated otherwise and shall be for the several purposes and subject to the
conditions specified herein and subject to the provisions of law regulating the
disbursement of public funds and the conditions pertaining to appropriations in
the general appropriation act or other appropriation acts for the fiscal year
ending June 30, 1998. The sum appropriated in said section 2 shall be in
addition to any amounts previously appropriated and made available for the
purposes of said item.
EXECUTIVE OFFICE FOR ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE.
- For a reserve for rent and other expenses related to the relocation of state
agencies required in order to renovate the Saltonstall
state office building; provided, that upon approval of the secretary of
administration and finance, funds appropriated herein may be transferred to
other items of appropriation and allocations thereof for said expenses;
provided further, that said secretary shall file a quarterly report with
the house and senate committees on ways and means detailing said expenses and
the status of said agency relocations; and provided further, that said
secretary shall file a detailed analysis of the conditions in said building
that warrant said renovation and an estimate of the projected renovation
costs and the financing costs therefor not later than 30 days after the
effective date of this act.
This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved February 17, 1998.