CHAPTER 135 - BLADES

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED "AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE TOWN OF BLADES," BEING CHAPTER 155 OF VOLUME 28, LAWS OF DELAWARE, WITH REFERENCE TO THE QUALIFICATIONS OF ELECTORS, AND DUTIES OF THE TOWN ASSESSOR.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met (two-thirds of all the members elected to each Branch thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. That, chapter 155, of volume 28, Laws of Delaware, entitled "An Act to Incorporate the Town of Blades", be and the same hereby is amended by striking out the last sentence of the first paragraph of Section 2, and inserting in lieu thereof, the following:

At such election every person, male and female, of the said town of Blades, above the age of twenty-one years or upwards, who shall have paid the town tax last assessed to him or her, or who shall have become a citizen of said town since the last previous assessment of tax of the said town, shall have the right to vote for mayor, councilmen and all other elective officers of said town.

Section 2. That, chapter 155, of volume 28, Laws of Dela.- ware, entitled "An Act to Incorporate the Town of Blades", be and the same hereby is amended by striking out the first sentence of Section 22, and inserting in lieu thereof, the following:

It shall be the duty of the assessor of said town annually to assess every citizen, male and female, of the town, above the age of twenty-one years, one dollar and one-half ($1.50) per capita, and also the real and personal property of every citizen subject to county assessment and taxation; also non-residents who may own real estate in the town of Blades, all of which shall be assessed at its actual value.

Approved February 18, 1937.