Chap. 0495 An Act to apportion and assess a state tax of one million five hundred thousand dollars.
Be it enacted, etc., as folloivs:
Section 1. Each city and town in this Commonwealth shall be assessed and pay the several sums with which they stand respectively charged in the following schedule, that is to say : -
Abington, fifteen hundred dollars. Acton, nine hundred dollars.
Acushnet, three hundred and seventy-five dollars. Adams, twenty-three hundred and ten dollars. Agawam, eight hundred and ten dollars. Alford, one hundred and thirty-five dollars. Amesbury, thirty-one hundred aud thirty-live dollars. Amherst, nineteen hundred and five dollars. Andover, twenty-nine hundred and forty dollars.
Arlington, forty-eight hundred and thirty dollars.
Ashburnham, six hundred and forty-live dollars.
Ashby, three hundred and fifteen dollars.
Ashfield, three hundred and fifteen dollars.
Ashland, seven hundred and thirty-five dollars.
Athol, twenty-two hundred and sixty-five dollars.
Attleborough, twenty-seven hundred and sixty dollars.
Auburn, three hundred and forty-five dollars.
Avon, four hundred and sixty-five dollars.
Ayer, eight hundred and twenty-five dollars.
Barnstable, twenty-three hundred and ten dollars.
Barre, eight hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Becket, two hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Bedford, five hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Belchertown, five hundred and forty dollars.
Bellingham, four hundred and twenty dollars.
Belmont, twenty-two hundred and sixty-five dollars.
Berkley, two hundred and seventy dollars.
Berlin, three hundred dollars.
Bernardston, two hundred and fifty-five dollars.
Beverly, eighty-six hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Billerica, eleven hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Blackstone, sixteen hundred and twenty dollars.
Blandford, two hundred and seventy dollars.
Bolton, two hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Boston, five hundred thirty-eight thousand nine hundred
and twenty dollars. Bourne, one thousand and five dollars. Boxborough, one hundred and thirty-five dollars. Boxford, three hundred and seventy-five dollars. Boylston, three hundred dollars. Bradford, sixteen hundred and fifty dollars. Braintree, twenty-six hundred and seventy dollars. Brewster, three hundred and seventy-five dollars. Bridgewater, fifteen hundred and fifteen dollars. Brimtield. two hundred and fifty-five dollars. Brockton, twelve thousand nine hundred and thirty dollars. Brookfield, nine hundred dollars.
Brookline, thirty-five thousand six hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Bucklaud, three hundred and sixty dollars. Burlington, three hundred dollars. Cambridge, forty-six thousand eight hundred dollars. Canton, twenty-five hundred and ninety-five dollars. Carlisle, two hundred and ten dollars. Carver, four hundred and ninety-five dollars. Charlemont, two hundred and forty dollars. Charlton, five hundred and eighty-five dollars. Chatham, five hundred and seventy dollars.
Chelmsford, twelve hundred and forty-five dollars. Chelsea, thirteen thousand live hundred and forty-five dollars.
Cheshire, four hundred and fifty dollars. Chester, three hundred and ninety dollars. Chesterfield, one hundred and eighty dollars. Chieopee, forty-nine hundred and eighty dollars. Chihnark, one hundred and thirty-live dollars. Clarksburg, one hundred and fifty dollars. Clinton, forty-one hundred and seventy dollars. Cohasset, twenty-eight hundred and eighty dollars. Colrain, three hundred and sixty dollars. Concord, twenty-five hundred and twenty dollars. Conway, four hundred and thirty-live dollars. Cottage City, eight hundred and forty dollars. Cummington, one hundred and ninety-live dollars. Dalton. seventeen hundred and fifty-five dollars. Dana, one hundred and eighty dollars. Danvers. twentv-seven hundred dollars. Dartmouth, sixteen hundred and twenty dollars. Dedham, thirty-nine hundred and forty-live dollars. Deerfield, nine hundred and ninety dollars. Dennis, ten hundred and five dollars. Dighton, five hundred and ten dollars. Douglas, six hundred and thirty dollars. Dover, five hundred and eighty-live dollars. Dracut. ten hundred and live dollars. Dudley, six hundred and seventy-live1 dollars. Dunstable, one hundred and eighty dollars. Dnxbury, nine hundred and forty-live dollars. East Bridgewater, nine hundred and ninety dollars. East Longmeadow, four hundred and twenty dollars. Eastham. one hundred and eighty dollars. Easthampton, fifteen hundred dollars. Easton, three thousand and forty-live dollars. Rdgartown, four hundred and fifty dollars. Egremont, two hundred and eighty-live dollars. Enfield, four hundred and eighty dollars. Erving, two hundred aud forty dollars. Essex, six hundred dollars.
Everett, seventy-three hundred and eighty dollars. Fairhaven, eleven hundred and eighty-live dollars. Fall Kiver, thirty-seven thousand three hundred and twenty dollars.
Falmouth, thirty-six hundred and seventy-five dollars. Eitehburg. eleven thousand eight hundred and eightv dollars!
Florida, one hundred and five dollars. Eoxborough. ten hundred and twenty dollars.
Framingham, fifty-five hundred and ninety-five dollars. Franklin, eighteen hundred dollars. Freetown, five hundred and forty dollars. Gardner, three thousand and forty-five dollars. Gay Head, fifteen dollars.
Georgetown, six hundred and forty-five dollars.
Gill, two hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Gloucester, ninety-seven hundred and fifty dollars.
Goshen, ninety dollars.
Gosnold, one hundred and twenty dollars.
Grafton, fourteen hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Granby, two hundred and eighty-five dollars.
Granville, two hundred and twenty-five dollars.
Great Harrington, twenty-two hundred and five dollars.
Greenfield, thirty-one hundred and ninety-five dollars.
Greenwich, one hundred and sixty-five dollars.
Groton, seventeen hundred and fifty-five dollars.
Groveland, six hundred dollars.
Hadley, six hundred and thirty dollars.
Halifax, one hundred and sixty-five dollars.
Hamilton, six hundred and forty-five dollars.
Hampden, two hundred and forty dollars.
Hancock, two hundred and ten dollars.
Hanover, eight hundred and seventy dollars.
Hanson, three hundred and ninety dollars.
Hard wick, nine hundred and thirty dollars.
Harvard, six hundred and fifteen dollars.
Harwich, seven hundred and fifty dollars.
Hatfield, six hundred and thirty dollars.
Haverhill, twelve thousand six hundred and thirty dollars
Hawley, one hundred and five dollars.
Heath, one hundred and twenty dollars.
Hingham, twenty-seven hundred and fifteen dollars.
Hinsdale, four hundred and sixty-five dollars.
Holbrook, eight hundred and ten dollars.
Ilolden, seven hundred and twenty dollars.
Holland, sixty dollars.
Ilolliston, ten hundred and thirty-five dollars. Holyoke, sixteen thousand three hundred and twenty dol lars.
Ilopedale, fifteen hundred and sixty dollars. Ilopkinton, twelve hundred and sixty dollars. Ilubbardston, four hundred and twenty dollars. Hudson, seventeen hundred and eighty-five dollars. Hull, fifteen hundred and sixty dollars. Huntington, three hundred and thirty dollars. Hyde Park, five thousand and eighty-five dollars. Ipswich, seventeen hundred and seventy dollars. Kingston, one thousand and five dollars.
Lakeville, three hundred and forty-five dollars. Lancaster, seventeen hundred and eighty-five dollars. Lanesborough, three hundred and fifteen dollars. Lawrence, nineteen thousand nine hundred and twenty dollars.
Lee, eleven hundred and ten dollars. Leicester, fourteen hundred and ten dollars. Lenox, seventeen hundred and eighty-five dollars. Leominster, thirty-four hundred and twenty dollars. Leverett, one hundred and eighty dollars. Lexington, twenty-four hundred and forty-five dollars. Leyden, one hundred and five dollars. Lincoln, thirteen hundred and eighty dollars. Littleton, five hundred and twenty-five dollars. Longmeadow, three hundred and seventy-five dollars. Lowell, forty-two thousand dollars. Ludlow, six hundred and forty-five dollars. Lunenburg, four hundred and eighty dollars. Lynn, twenty-nine thousand seven hundred and fifteen dollars.
Lynnfield, three hundred and sixty dollars. Maiden, fourteen thousand eight hundred and thirty-five dollars.
Manchester, forty-two hundred and sixty dollars. Mansfield, ten hundred and ninety-five dollars. Marblehead, thirty-four hundred and sixty-live dollars. Marion, four hundred and ninety-live dollars. Marlborough, forty-nine hundred and sixty-live dollars. Marshlield, eight hundred and ten dollars. Mashpee, one hundred and live dollars. Mattapoisett. nine hundred dollars. Maynard, twelve hundred and sixty dollars. Medfield, eight hundred and fifty-live dollars. Medford, ninety-three hundred and forty-five dollars. Medway, seven hundred and ninety-five dollars. Melrose, fifty-eight hundred and ninety-five dollars. Mendon, three hundred and thirty dollars. Merrimac, eight hundred and ten dollars. Methuen. twenty-one hundred and fifteen dollars. Middleborough, twenty-live hundred and fifty dollars. Middlefield. one hundred and fifty dollars. Middleton, three hundred and fifteen dollars. Mil ford, thirty-three hundred and fifteen dollars. Millbury. fourteen hundred and forty dollars. Millis, live hundred and ten dollars.
Milton, eleven thousand seven hundred and seventy-five
dollars. Monroe, ninety dollars. Monson, twelve hundred dollars.
Montague, twenty-one hundred and ninety dollars. Monterey, one hundred aud fifty dollars. Montgomery, ninety dollars. Mount Washington, forty-five dollars. Nahant, thirty-four hundred and sixty-five dollars. Nantucket, eighteen hundred and fifteen dollars. Natiek, thirty-four hundred and twenty dollars. Needham, sixteen hundred and ninety-five dollars. New Ashford, forty-five dollars. New Bedford, thirty thousand nine hundred and fifteen dollars.
New Braintree, two hundred and fifty-five dollars. New Marlborough, three hundred aud forty-five dollars. New Salem, one hundred and ninety-five dollars. Newbury, six hundred and forty-five dollars. Newburyport, sixty-seven hundred and thirty-five dollars. Newtou, twenty-seven thousand, four hundred aud ninety-five dollars. Norfolk, three hundred and fifteen dollars. North Adams, forty-six hundred and ninety-five dollars. North Andover, two thousand and twenty-live dollars. North Attleborough, twenty-four hundred dollars. North Brookfield, twelve hundred dollars. North Reading, three hundred and fifteen dollars. Northampton, sixty-two hundred and seventy dollars. Northborough, seven hundred and sixty-five dollars. Northbridge, twenty-one hundred and seventy-five dollars. Northfield, five hundred and eighty-five dollars. Norton, four hundred and ninety-five dollars. Norwell, six hundred and sixty dollars. Norwood, eighteen hundred and forty-five dollars. Oakham, two hundred and ten dollars. Orange, twenty-four hundred and fifteen dollars. Orleans, four hundred and twenty dollars. Otis, one hundred and thirty-five dollars. Oxford, seven hundred and ninety-five dollars. Palmer, seventeen hundred and forty dollars. Paxton, one hundred aud sixty-five dollars. Peabody, forty-six hundred and ninety-five dollars. Pelham, one hundred and five dollars. Pembroke, four hundred and five dollars. Pepperell, twelve hundred and thirty dollars. Peru, seventy-five dollars. Petersham, three hundred and ninety dollars. Phillipstou, one hundred and eighty dollars. Pittsfield, eight thousand and seventy dollars. Plainfield, one hundred and five dollars. Plymouth, thirty-nine hundred and sixty dollars. Plympton, one hundred aud ninety-five dollars.
Prescott, one hundred and live dollars. Princeton, four hundred and ninety-live dollars. Provineetown, thirteen hundred and sixty-live dollars. Quincy, ten thousand and ninety-five dollars. Randolph, fourteen hundred and ten dollars. Raynham, five hundred and forty dollars. Reading, twenty-one hundred dollars. Kehoboth. four hundred and fifty dollars. Revere, thirty-nine hundred and thirty dollars. Richmond, two hundred and ten dollars. Rochester, three hundred and thirty dollars. Rockland, eighteen hundred and sixty dollars. Rockport, lifteen hundred and ninety dollars. Rowe, one hundred and fifty dollars. Rowley, four hundred and twenty dollars. Royalston, three hundred and seventy-live dollars. Russell, three hundred dollars. Rutland, three hundred and fifteen dollars. Salem, seventeen thousand five hundred and fifty dollars, Salisbury, three hundred and ninety dollars. Sandislield. two hundred and ten dollars. Sandwich, five hundred and eighty-live dollars. Saugus, seventeen hundred and seventy dollars. Savoy, one hundred and five dollars. Seituate, twelve hundred and thirty dollars. Seekonk, five hundred and twenty-live dollars. Sharon, nine hundred and seventy-five dollars. Sheffield, live hundred and forty dollars. Shelburne, live hundred and fifty-five dollars. Sherborn, four hundred and ninety-live dollars. Shirley, four hundred and fifty dollars. Shrewsbury, six hundred dollars. Shufesbury, one hundred and five dollars. Somerset, six hundred and forty-five dollars. Somerville, twenty-live thousand eight hundred and ninety dollars.
South Lladley, fourteen hundred and ten dollars. Southampton, three hundred dollars. Southborough, nine hundred and seventy-live dollars. Sonthbridge, twenty-four hundred and forty-five dollars. Southwick. three hundred and thirty dollars. Spencer, twenty-live hundred and live dollars. Springfield, thirty-five thousand two hundred and live dollars.
Sterling, live hundred and twenty-five dollars. Stoekbridge. eighteen hundred and sixty dollars. Stoneham, twenty-four hundred and thirty dollars. Stoughton, eighteen hundred and fifteen dollars. Stow, three hundred and ninety dollars.
Sturbridge, five hundred and eighty-five dollars. Sudbury, seven hundred and five dollars. Sunderland, two hundred and fifty-live dollars. Sutton, eight hundred and ten dollars. Swampscott, thirty-three hundred and ninety dollars. Swanzey, five hundred and twenty-five dollars. Taunton, eleven thousand nine hundred and seventy dollars.
Templeton, eight hundred and forty dollars. Tewksbury, nine hundred dollars. Tisbnry, four hundred and ninety-five dollars. Tolland, ninety dollars.
Topslield, live hundred and twenty-five dollars.
Townsend, seven hundred and twenty dollars.
Truro, two hundred anil twenty-five dollars.
Tyngsborough, two hundred and forty dollars.
Tyringhain, one hundred and thirty-five dollars.
Upton, six hundred and thirty dollars.
Uxbridge, thirteen hundred and sixty-live dollars.
AVakefield, thirty-live hundred and ten dollars.
AVales, one hundred and eighty dollars.
AValpole, twelve hundred and forty-five dollars.
Waltham, eleven thousand one hundred and ninety dollars.
Ware, twenty-six hundred and fifty-five dollars.
"Wareham, twelve hundred and sixty dollars.
Warren, sixteen hundred and eighty dollars.
Warwick, one hundred and ninety-live dollars.
"Washington, one hundred and twenty dollars.
Watertown, forty-eight hundred and ninety dollars.
wayland, nine hundred and forty-five dollars.
Webster, twenty-three hundred and ten dollars.
Wellesley, thirty-nine hundred and ninety dollars.
WellnYet, four hundred ami sixty-live dollars.
Wendell, one hundred and fifty dollars.
Wen ham, four hundred and five dollars.
West boylston, eight hundred and twenty-five dollars.
West Bridgewater, six hundred dollars.
West Brooktield, five hundred and ten dollars.
West Newbury, six hundred dollars.
West Springfield, twenty-four hundred and seventy-five dollars.
West Stoekbridge, three hundred and forty-five dollars. West Tisbnry, two hundred and forty dollars. AVestborongh, sixteen hundred and eighty dollars. Westfield, forty-seven hundred and fifty-five dollars. AVestford, eight hundred and twenty-five dollars. Westhampton, one hundred and fifty dollars. Westminster, four hundred and sixty-five dollars. AVeston, twenty-one hundred and forty-live dollars
Westport, nine hundred and forty-live dollars. "Weymouth, four thousand and ninety-live dollars. "Whately, two hundred and eighty-live dollars. Whitman, twenty-one hundred and ninety dollars. YVilbraham, five hundred and ten dollars. Williamsburg, five hundred and seventy dollars. Williamstown, fifteen hundred and fifteen dollars. Wilmington, live hundred and forty dollars. Winehendon, fourteen hundred and ten dollars. Winchester, thirty-eight hundred and eighty-five dollars. Windsor, one hundred and twenty dollars, Winthrop, twenty-six hundred and ten dollars. Woburn, fifty-eight hundred and twenty dollars. Worcester, fifty-four thousand four hundred and thirty-five dollars.
Worthington, one hundred and ninety-five dollars. Wrentham, nine hundred and fifteen dollars. Yarmouth, twelve hundred and sixty dollars.
Section 2. The treasurer of the Commonwealth shall forthwith send his warrant, directed to the selectmen or assessors of each city or town taxed as aforesaid, requiring them respectively to assess the sum so charged, according to the provisions of chapter eleven of the Public Statutes, and to add the amount of such tax to the amount of town and county taxes to be assessed by them respectively on each city and town.
Section 3. The treasurer of the Commonwealth in his warrant shall require the said selectmen or assessors to pay, or issue severally their warrant or warrants requiring the treasurers of their several cities or towns to pay, to the treasurer of the Commonwealth, on or before the tenth day of December in the year eighteen hundred and ninety-five, the sums set against said cities and towns in the schedule aforesaid; and the selectmen or assessors respectively shall return a certificate of the names of the treasurers of their several cities and towns, "with the sum which each may be required to collect, to the treasurer of the Commonwealth at some time before the first day of October in the year eighteen hundred and ninety-five.
Section 4. If the amount due from any city or town, as provided in this act, is not paid to the treasurer of the Commonwealth within the time specilicd, then the said treasurer shall notify the treasurer of such delinquent city or town, who shall pay into the treasury of the Commonwealth, in addition to the tax, such further sum as would
be equal to one per centum per month during such delinquency from and after the tenth day of December in the year eighteen hundred and ninety-five; and if the same remains unpaid after the first day of January in the year eighteen hundred and ninety-six, an information may be filed by the treasurer of the Commonwealth in the supreme judicial court, or before any justice thereof, against such delinquent city or town; and upon notice to such city or town, and a summary hearing thereon, a warrant of distress may issue against such city or town to enforce the payment of said taxes under such penalties as said court or the justice thereof before whom the hearing is had shall order. Section 5. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved June 5, 1895.