PART III
SPECIAL ACTS

Acts of

Chapter/Title

1892

Chapter 355, an act to incorporate the City of Everett.

1896

Chapter 366, an act to amend the Charter of the City of Everett.

1898

Chapter 215, an act to provide an additional outlet for the sewage of the City of Everett.

1898

Chapter 495, an act to authorize the Cities of Everett and Malden to make certain contracts relative to sewage disposal and water supply.

1902

Chapter 149, an act to authorize the Cities of Everett and Malden to make certain sewer assessments.

1902

Chapter 152, an act to amend the Charter of the City of Everett.

1910

Chapter 547, an act to provide for an outlet for the sewage of the Cities of Malden and Everett into the north metropolitan sewerage system.

1915

Chapter 253, an act relative to wires and electrical appliances in the City of Everett.

1917

Chapter 260, an act relative to primary elections in the City of Everett.

1918

Chapter 183, an act relative to the filling of vacancies in the board of aldermen and common council in the City of Everett.

1919

Chapter 237, an act to authorize the Cities of Malden, Medford and Everett to incur indebtedness in connection with the development of the Port of Boston.

1920

Chapter 518, an act to provide for placing the inspector of building in the City of Everett under the civil service laws.

1924

Chapter 456, an act to provide for surface and ground water drainage in the northeasterly part of Everett and the adjacent portions of Malden and Revere.

1926

Chapter 8, an act relative to the tenure of office of the city clerk and assistant city clerk of the City of Everett.

1927

Chapter 136, an act subjecting the office of city engineer of the City of Everett to the civil service laws.

1928

Chapter 349, an act providing for a two-year term of office for the mayor of the City of Everett.

1929

Chapter 255, an act authorizing the City of Everett to establish and maintain a public hospital and to acquire land therefore by purchase or otherwise.

1930

Chapter 361, an act providing for biennial municipal elections in the City of Everett.

1932

Chapter 92, an act subjecting the office of commissioner of soldiers' relief and state and military aid of the City of Everett to the civil service laws.

1933

Chapter 57, an act relative to the time for filing and contents of statements of candidates for nomination at city primary elections in the City of Everett.

1933

Chapter 86, an act placing the office of chief of the fire department of the City of Everett under the civil service laws.

1933

Chapter 135, an act relative to the date of inaugural of the city government of the City of Everett.

1934

Chapter 161, an act increasing the number of signatures required to nominate candidates for certain offices at city primary elections in the City of Everett.

1935

Chapter 64, an act relative to the time of inaugural of the city government of the City of Everett.

1935

Chapter 171, an act modifying certain building restrictions on certain land adjacent to the Revere Beach Parkway in the City of Everett.

1939

Chapter 60, an act relative to laying out, altering and discontinuing ways in the City of Everett.

1943

Chapter 525, an act further regulating the terms of office of the members of the School Committee of the City of Everett.

1946

Chapter 441, an act providing for the preparation of plans and the construction of a dam on the Mystic River in the Cities of Somerville and Everett.

1947

Chapter 166, an act relative to the tenure of office of the city treasurer of the City of Everett. (Repealed by an Ordinance of 9-28-92)

1948

Chapter 547, an act relative to Woodlawn Cemetery.

1949

Chapter 259, an act relative to the holding of other offices or positions by members of the city council in the City of Everett.

1949

Chapter 715, an act authorizing the conveyance of certain park land by the City of Everett to the Everett Housing Authority for veterans housing purposes.

1951

Chapter 487, an act providing for the acquisition by the trustees of the soldiers home in Massachusetts of additional land for grave purposes at Woodlawn Cemetery in the City of Everett.

1956

Chapter 62, an act authorizing the City of Everett to use for highway and other municipal purposes certain land now held for park purposes.

1957

Chapter 317, an act authorizing the City of Everett to lease a certain parcel of land to the Everett Cottage Hospital.

1957

Chapter 321, an act providing that members of the regular police or fire force of the City of Everett may include any prior service in said city, in computing their vacations.

1957

Chapter 326, an act restricting the rights of certain cities and towns to accept certain provisions of law relative to the construction of certain incinerators by the Metropolitan District Commission.

1958

Chapter 187, an act authorizing the City of Everett to use certain park land for public building purposes.

1958

Chapter 493, an act authorizing the City of Everett to convey all or a portion of Marine Corps League Park together with another parcel of land with the building thereon in said city to the Metropolitan District Commission for recreational purposes.

1961

Chapter 490, an act relative to the retirement of certain war veterans in the public service.

1962

Chapter 152, an act authorizing the City of Everett to use certain park land in said city for highway and other municipal purposes.

1962

Chapter 432, an act establishing a purchasing department in the City of Everett.

1969

Chapter 715, an act authorizing the City of Everett to enter into certain leases with the Everett Cottage Hospital.

1971

Chapter 310, Payment of funeral expense for police & fire in the line of duty.

1976

Chapter 108 an act authorizing the City of Everett to borrow money for the purpose of constructing and equipping off street parking to be used in connection with Whidden Memorial Hospital.

1976

Chapter 416, s2, An act authorizing cities and towns to establish recycling commission.

1977

Chapter 308, an act amending the charter of the City of Everett to allow the City of Everett to use the initiative petition.

1978

Chapter 281, an act increasing the amount of money the City of Everett may borrow for the construction of an off street parking facility.

1978

Chapter 576, Tax abated home improvements.

1981

Chapter 606, An act further regulating the operation of certain premises licensed to sell alcoholic beverages.

1982

Chapter 73, an act establishing the Everett Development and Financial Corporation.

1982

Chapter 597, An act providing for the issuance without payment of a fee of distinctive license plates to former prisoners of war.

1982

Chapter 653, An act providing relief from the impact of revaluation.

1984

Chapter 473, An act to improve retirement regulations for teachers.

1985

Chapter 13, an act authorizing the sale of a certain parcel of park land in the City of Everett.

1985

Chapter 188, An act improving the public schools of the Commonwealth.

1986

Chapter 284, An act further regulating the installation of automatic sprinkler systems.

1986

Chapter 73, An act providing relief from the impact of revaluation.

1986

Chapter 265, An act requiring automatic sprinklers in Boarding Houses.

1986

Chapter 705, An act further regulating group life insurance.

1988

Chapter 308, an act relative to the licensing of certain pool tables in the City of Everett.

1988

Chapter 318, an act establishing a general liability fund in the City of Everett.

1989

Chapter 33, an act exempting the position of City Auditor in the City of Everett from the provisions of the Civil Service Law.

1989

Chapter 642, An act relative to installation of automatic sprinkler systems.

1990

Chapter 65, an act relative to the payment of a certain court judgment by the City of Everett.

1990

Chapter 133, an act establishing the Everett Economic Development and Industrial Corporation.

1990

Chapter 146, an act relative to the reduction of the term of office of members of the School Committee in the City of Everett.

1990

Chapter 254, An act further regulating service beyond the age of 70 by public employees in the Commonwealth.

1990

Chapter 291, an act permitting a charge for directory assistance and improving telecommunications within the Commonwealth.

1990

Chapter 453, an act relative to the Board of Park Commissioners of the City of Everett.

1991

Chapter 417, an act exempting the position of chief of police of the City of Everett from the provisions of civil service law.

1991

Chapter 494, an act which requires a person, who is receiving compensation from the City for services performed and is not a member of the Contributory Retirement System under Chapter 32, to participate in a deferred compensation program.

1993

Chapter 481, an act relative to holders of Common Victualler Licenses that sell wines and malt beverages may, upon written approval of the License Authority, also sell liquors and cordials.

1994

Chapter 235, An act further regulating the rights of certain firefighters and police officers.

1996

Chapter 71, an act relative to authorizing certain public employees creditable retirement service for active service in the Armed Forces.

1997

Chapter 17, An act relative to the annual cost of living adjustments for retirees.

1998

Chapter 455, an act authorizing the City of Everett to issue certain pension obligation bonds.

1998

Chapter 456, An act relative to granting cost of living adjustments to noncontributory retirees.

1999

Chapter 127, use a certain parcel of playground land for the construction, maintenance and use of schools.

2000

Chapter 96, authorizing the MDC to dispose of a certain easement located in the city of Everett.

2001

Chapter 115, Act providing for an executive director of city services in the city of Everett.

2001

Chapter 211, An Act designating the conference room in the Allied Veterans Memorial Rink in Everett as the Michael V. Fonzi Memorial Room.

2002

An Act relative to Certain School Construction Projects in the towns of Milton and Winchester and the Cities of Brockton, Everett, Revere and Waltham.

2002

Chapter 116, s1 & s2, An act providing for local government workforce reduction through an early retirement incentive program for certain employees.

2002

Chapter 288, An Act establishing a 4-year term for the office of mayor in the city of Everett, ballot question.

2002

Chapter 309, An Act relative to the issuance of certain bonds by the city of Everett.

2002

Chapter 423, An Act relative to the health insurance of certain employees of the city of Everett.

2003

Chapter 137, An act relative to public employees serving in the armed forces of the United States.

2005

Chapter 157, An act relative to disability retirement benefits for veterans.

2006

Chapter 205, s11, An act relative to streamlining and expediting the permitting in the commonwealth.

2006

Chapter 260, s12, An act for Nat’l Guardsmen & Reservists that are deployed outside U.S. or their dependents up to 180 days after that service to pay their property taxes without interest or penalties.

2008

Chapter 24, An act authorizing the appointment of special police officers in the City of Everett. (A0201-06)

2008

Chapter 155, An individual running for elective office shall have his name on the ballot only for 1 office that is 1 seat at any 1 election. (A0014-07)

2008

Chapter 191, An act designating a certain traffic rotary in the City of Everett as the Edward G. Connolly Memorial Rotary.

2008

Chapter 486, An act relative to putting a question on the 2009 ballot “Shall the city of Everett nominate and elect a charter commission in accordance with the provisions of chapter 43B of the General Laws of Massachusetts?” (C0298-07)

2010

Chapter 157, An act validating the election of a charter commission in the City of Everett. (A0137-10)

2010

Chapter 332, An act authorizing the City of Everett to create an inspectional services department. (C0152-09)

2014

Chapter 438, An act relative to the Glenwood Cemetery Perpetual Care Fund (C0105-14)

2016

Chapter 82, An act establishing a community enhancement fee stabilization fund in the City of Everett. (C0191-15)

2016

Chapter 356. An act authorizing the City of Everett to establish a linkage fee revolving fund. (C0020-15)

2018

Chapter 308. An act allowing the city council of the City of Everett to set the salary for the clerk of the city council. (C0171-15)

2018

Chapter 314, An act amending the charter of the City of Everett to reduce the amount of time that a former city councilor is required to wait before holding other compensated city employment. (C0113-18)

2018

Chapter 316, An act adding a fifth member to the board of elections commission in the City of Everett. (C0114-18)

Updated: Thursday, December 6, 2018