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 any general or special law or local rule or by-law to the contrary, the acts and proceedings taken by the town of Amherst at its annual town meeting held on April 26, 2000, and subsequent dates, and all actions taken pursuant thereto, are hereby ratified, validated and confirmed to the same extent as if the warrant for the town meeting had been published and posted in full compliance with law.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.