Town of Westminster, MA
Worcester County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[The following is a chronological listing of legislation of the Town of Westminster adopted since the publication of the Code, indicating its inclusion in the Code or the reason for its exclusion. [Enabling legislation which is not general and permanent in nature is considered to be non-Code material (NCM).] Information regarding legislation which is not included in the Code nor on this list is available from the office of the Town Clerk. The last legislation reviewed for the original publication of the Code was Art. 17, adopted STM 10-10-1995. A complete listing, including disposition, of all legislation reviewed in conjunction with the original publication of the Code is on file in the office of the Town Clerk.]

§ DL-1 Disposition of legislation.

Enactment
Adoption Date
Subject
Disposition
Planning Board
11-13-1995
Subdivision of land amendment
Ch. 231
ATM Art. 16
5-4-1996
Cross-connection control
Ch. 88
ATM Art. 32
5-4-1996
Authorization to enter into agreement
Ch A261
ATM Art. 35
5-4-1996
Acceptance of General Laws
Ch. A256
STM Art. 22
10-1-1996
Acceptance of Code
Editor's Note Page
BOH Art. 9
12-23-1996
Sewage disposal amendment
Repealed effective 9-21-2005
ATM Art. 31
5-3-1997
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 32
5-3-1997
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 34
5-3-1997
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 38
5-3-1997
Licenses and permits: delinquent taxpayers amendment
Ch. 131, Art. I
ATM Art. 39
5-3-1997
Peddling and soliciting
Ch. 141
Board of Health
6-30-1997
Fees amendment
Repealed effective 5-21-2015
STM Art. 21
10-6-1997
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
BOH Art. 24
10-20-1997
Portable bathrooms
Ch. 243
BOH
11-24-1997
Portable bathrooms amendment
Ch. 243
Planning Board
11-24-1997
Subdivision of land amendment
Ch. 231
BOH Art. 13
11-24-1997
Wells
Ch. 255
BOH
11-24-1997
Sewage disposal amendment
Repealed effective 9-21-2005
STM Art. 5
2-23-1998
Public Works Commission
Ch. 47
BOH
4-7-1998
Fees
Repealed effective 5-21-2015
BOH
4-7-1998
Massage establishments
Ch. 242
Board of Selectmen
4-27-1998
Reaffirmation of dog restraining order
NCM
ATM Art. 31
5-2-1998
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 35
5-2-1998
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
Board of Health
5-18-1998
Smoking amendment
Ch. 248
STE Question 1
4-27-1999
Town's contribution toward cost of benefits for retirees
Ch. A261
ATM Art. 30
5-1-1999
Rapid entry systems amendment
Ch. 148
ATM Art. 31
5-1-1999
Finances amendment
Ch. 28
Board of Health
9-24-1999
Sewage disposal amendment
Repealed effective 9-21-2005
Planning Board
9-27-1999
Subdivision of land amendment
Ch. 231
STM Art. 13
10-12-1999
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 14
10-12-1999
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 15
10-12-1999
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 25
10-12-1999
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
STM Art. 26
10-12-1999
Animals amendment
Ch. 71
Board of Health
2-8-2000
Sewage disposal amendment
Repealed effective 9-21-2005
ATM Art. 23
5-6-2000
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 29
5-6-2000
Water use restrictions
Ch. 198, Art. I
ATM Art. 30
5-6-2000
Zoning amendment: adult entertainment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 31
5-6-2000
Zoning amendment: self-service storage
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 35
5-6-2000
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 36
5-6-2000
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
STM Art. 7
11-1-2000
Zoning amendment: cluster developments
Ch. 205
STM Art. 4
1-8-2001
Zoning amendment: moratorium on wireless communications facilities
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 23
5-5-2001
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
STM Art. 3
6-18-2001
Zoning amendment: wireless communications towers
Ch. 205
STM Art. 4
6-18-2001
Zoning amendment: wireless communications towers
Ch. 205
STM Art. 5
6-18-2001
Zoning amendment: wireless communications towers
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 32
5-4-2002
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 33
5-4-2002
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 34
5-4-2002
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 35
5-4-2002
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 40
5-4-2002
Rapid entry systems amendment
Ch. 148
ATM Art. 41
5-4-2002
Fire alarms amendment
Ch. 67, Art. II
ATM Art. 42
5-4-2002
Finances amendment
Ch. 28
ATM Art. 43
5-4-2002
Capital Planning Committee
Ch. 15
ATM Art 44
5-4-2002
Animals amendment
Ch. 71
ATM, Art. 45
5-4-2002
Meeting minutes for boards and committees
Ch. 9, Art. I
ATM, Art. 46
5-4-2002
Polling hours amendment
Ch. 25, Art. I
STM, Art. 3
9-24-2002
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 16
5-3-2003
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 19
5-3-2003
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 22
5-3-2003
Capital Planning Committee amendment
Ch. 15
STM Art. 5
11-4-2003
Creation of position of Town Planner
Ch. A258
STM Art. 26
11-4-2003
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
STM Art. 28
11-4-2003
Finances amendment
Ch. 28
ATM Art. 43
5-1-2004
Animals amendment
Ch. 71
ATM Art. 44
5-1-2004
Animals amendment
Ch. 71
ATM Art. 47
5-1-2004
Wetlands
Ch. 202
Zoning Board of Appeals
9-30-2004
Comprehensive permits for low- and moderate-income housing
Ch. 228, Art. I
STM Art. 19
10-26-2004
Elections and Town Meetings amendment
Ch. 25, Art. I
STM Art. 20
10-26-2004
Capital Planning Committee amendment
Ch. 15
STM Art. 21
10-26-2004
Removal of earth materials; zoning amendment
Chs. 97 (superseded 11-19-2013); 205
STM Art. 22
10-26-2004
Zoning amendment; wireless communications facilities
Ch. 205
Board of Selectmen
11-29-2004
Earth removal rules
Ch. 209
Planning Board
1-31-2005
Subdivision of land amendment
Ch. 231
ATM Art. 40
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: minimum building requirements
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 41
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: lot frontage definition
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 42
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: principal use definition
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 43
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: Table of Use Regulations
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 44
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: site plan review
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 45
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: cluster developments
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 46
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: development rate guidelines
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 47
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: enforcement officer
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 48
5-3-2005
Zoning amendment: accessory dwelling units
Ch. 205
Board of Health
9-21-2005
Subsurface sewage disposal systems
Superseded 8-19-2009
ATM Art. 38
5-2-2006
Board of Health authority to enter into intermunicipal agreements to provide public health services
Ch. A261
ATM Art. 39
5-2-2006
Sealer of Weights and Measures fees amendment
Ch. A259, Art. II
ATM Art. 48
5-2-2006
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 51
5-2-2006
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 53
5-2-2006
Illicit discharges and connections
Ch. 123
ATM Art. 56
5-2-2006
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 22
11-14-2006
Low impact development
Ch. 136
STM Art. 27
11-14-2006
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 33
5-1-2007
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 34
5-1-2007
Emergency radio communications
Ch. 100
STM Art. 13
11-27-2007
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 15
11-27-2007
Adoption of revised Zoning Map
Ch. 205 (Editor's Note only)
STM Art. 16
11-27-2007
Elections and Town Meetings amendment
Ch. 25, Art. I
STM Art. 17
11-27-2007
Agricultural Commission
Ch. 6
STM Art. 14
2-26-2008
Capital Planning Committee amendment
Ch. 15
ATM Art. 32
5-3-2008
Animal control services agreement
Ch. A261
ATM Art. 36
5-3-2008
Emergency radio communications amendment
Ch. 100
ATM Art. 37
5-3-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 39
5-3-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 40
5-3-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
Board of Health
11-5-2008
Outdoor hydronic heaters
Ch. 240
STM Art. 15
11-18-2008
Farming
Ch. 102
Board of Health
2-4-2009
Groundwater monitoring and soil testing repealer
Ch. 241, reference only
ATM Art. 31
5-2-2009
Eligibility for workers' compensation benefits
Ch. A261
ATM Art. 32
5-2-2009
Enforcement of Board of Health rules and regulations
Ch. 13, Art. II
ATM Art. 34
5-2-2009
Tax collection fee increase
Ch. A261
Board of Health
6-3-2009
Sale of tobacco products
Ch. 250, Art. I
Board of Health
6-5-2009
Massage establishments repealer
Ch. 242, reference only
Board of Health
8-19-2009
Subsurface sewage disposal systems
Ch. 245
ATM Art. 30
5-1-2010
Town Administrator amendment
Ch. 15; Ch. 44; Ch. 205; Ch. A260 (Editor's Notes only)
ATM Art. 31
5-1-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 32
5-1-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 33
5-1-2010
Buildings and land amendment
Ch. 81
Board of Health
5-5-2010
Smoking in workplaces; additional prohibitions
Ch. 248, Art. II
Board of Health
5-5-2010
Sale and use of nontobacco nicotine-delivery products
Ch. 250, Art. II
ATM Art. 37
5-7-2011
Buildings and land amendment
Ch. 81
ATM Art. 39
5-7-2011
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
Board of Health
6-15-2011
Subsurface sewage disposal systems amendment
Ch. 245
ATM, Art. 44
5-5-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM, Art. 45
5-5-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 12
11-29-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 13
11-29-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 14
11-29-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 15
11-29-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 16
11-29-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 17
11-29-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 37
5-4-2013
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 38
5-4-2013
Licenses and permits: delinquent taxpayers amendment
Ch. 131, Art. I
ATM Art. 39
5-4-2013
Elections and Town Meetings: general provisions amendment
Ch. 25, Art. I
ATM Art. 40
5-4-2013
Streets and sidewalks: temporary repairs to private ways
Ch. 173, Art. V
STM Art. 11
11-19-2013
Zoning Map amendment
Ch. 205 (Editor's Note only)
STM Art. 12
11-19-2013
Zoning Map amendment
Ch. 205 (Editor's Note only)
STM Art. 13
11-19-2013
Earth removal and placement of fill
Ch. 97, Art. III
STM Art. 14
11-19-2013
Buildings and land amendment
Ch. 81
ATM Art. 35
5-3-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
Board of Health
9-17-2014
Water supplies repealer
Ch. 254, reference only
Board of Health
9-17-2014
Private and semipublic wells amendment
Ch. 255
STM Art. 12
11-18-2014
Conservation Commission
Ch. 21
STM Art. 13
11-18-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 14
11-18-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
STM Art. 15
11-18-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 41
5-2-2015
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 42
5-2-2015
Firearms amendment
Ch. 104
Board of Health
5-21-2015
Fees repealer
Ch. 238, reference only
STM Art. 10
11-17-2015
General provisions: general rules amendment
Ch. 1, Art. I
ATM Art. 36
5-7-2016
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 37
5-7-2016
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 38
5-7-2016
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 39
5-7-2016
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 40
5-7-2016
Finances amendment
Ch. 28
STM Art. 9
11-29-2016
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 4
5-6-2017
Finances amendment
Ch. 28
ATM Art. 27
5-6-2017
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 28
5-6-2017
Licenses and permits: delinquent taxpayers amendment
Ch. 131, Art. I
ATM Art. 29
5-6-2017
General Law acceptance
Ch. A256
ATM Art. 31
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 32
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 33
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 34
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 35
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 36
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 38
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205
ATM Art. 39
5-6-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 205