AN ACT FURTHER REGULATING SALARIES OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES SERVING IN THE ARMED FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES.
, The deferred operation of this act would
tend to defeat its purpose, which is
forthwith to regulate further the salaries of public employees serving in the
armed forces of the United States,
therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law,
necessary for the immediate preservation of the
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Section 1 of chapter 137 of the acts of 2003 is hereby
amended by striking out the second sentence and inserting in place thereof the
following 2 sentences:- An employee eligible under this section shall be paid
his regular base salary as a public employee for each pay period of military
leave of absence after September 11, 2001, reduced by any amount received
from the United States as base pay for military service performed during the
same pay period. For purposes of this section, base pay shall not include
any allowances, overtime pay, shift differential pay, hazardous duty pay or any
other additional compensation received for military service.
Said chapter 137 is hereby amended by striking out
section 21 and inserting in place thereof the following section:-
Section 21. Section 1 shall expire on September 11, 2008. Sections 2
and 3 shall expire on September 11, 2005.