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. Section 5 of chapter 470 of the acts of 1973 is hereby amended by inserting after the fourth paragraph, inserted by section 1 of chapter 90 of the acts of 1994, the following paragraph:-
Notwithstanding the provisions of this section, the members of the historic district committee for the town of Dennis shall be elected at said town's annual election and shall serve for four year terms commencing on June 1 and ending on May 31.
SECTION 2. The terms of the incumbent members of this historic district commission for the town of Dennis on the effective date of this act whose terms expire on December 31 shall be extended until May 31 of the subsequent year.