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 section 5 of chapter 34B of the General Laws, chapter 127 of the acts of 1999, or any other general or special law to the contrary, 42.5 per cent of the taxes collected pursuant to chapter 64D of the General Laws by the Suffolk county registry of deeds during the fiscal year ending June 30, 2000 shall be transmitted to the Deeds Excise Fund for said county, and may be expended by said county for the purposes specified in section 12 of said chapter 64D.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect as of July 1, 1999.
Approved September 19, 2000.