CHAPTER 271 – DELAWARE WORKMEN'S COMPENSATION LAW

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 175 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, RELATING TO THE DELAWARE WORKMENS COMPENSATION LAW OF 1917, AS AMENDED, BY PROVIDING FOR THE APPLICATION THEREOF TO OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF "THE TOWN OF CLAYTON".

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

SECTION 1—That 6118, Section 48, of Chapter 175, Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be amended by adding at the end of the first paragraph thereof the following words, to-wit:—

"and excepting officers and employees of THE TOWN OF CLAYTON, a municipal corporation of the State of Delaware, who shall have been neither elected for a term of office for a fixed and definite duration or to complete the unexpired portion of such term".

SECTION 2—That 6118, Section 48, of Chapter 175, Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, be further amended by adding at the end of the second paragraph thereof the following words, to-wit:—

"and the said election by THE TOWN OF CLAYTON shall be by and under the control of the Town Council of said municipal corporation".

Approved April 9, 1941.