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 the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, the Nashoba regional school district agreement is hereby amended by striking out section 1 (A) and inserting in place thereof the following section:-
Section 1.(A) The powers and duties of the regional school district shall be vested in and exercised by a regional school district committee, sometimes referred to as the committee. The committee shall consist of eight members: three from the town of Lancaster, three from the town of Stow and two from the town of Bolton. Such committee shall be elected at the 2001 annual election of each town as follows:
Bolton: two members to be elected, one for a term of three years and one for a term of two years;
Lancaster: three members to be elected, one for a term of one year, one for a term of two years, and one for a term of three years;
Stow: three members to be elected, one for a term of one year, one for a term of two years, and one for a term of three years.
At the expiration of each term set forth above, each town will elect a member for a term of three years.
Upon the election of the school committee members in the 2001 annual election of each town as provided above, the office of the existing school committee members from that town shall terminate.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.