[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Haverhill as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 10-24-1978 by Doc. 254 (Ch. 143, Art. I, of the 1980 Code); amended in its entirety 12-19-1995 by Doc. 167 (§ 63-42 of the 1980 Code)]
In all cases, as a condition for any entity (individual, firm, trust, corporation or partnership) to be employed or engaged by the City to perform services or supply materials as an independent contractor, such entity shall authorize the City of Haverhill to withhold a reasonable amount for any money the contractor may owe the City of Haverhill for taxes, water, sewer or any other municipal liability, including liens. Such compensation shall be made payable thereunder prior to undertaking said engagement.