CHAPTER 96

COUNTY COMPTROLLER

RELATING TO COMPTROLLER AND DEPUTY COMPTROLLER OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 46 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, ENTITLED "COUNTY COMPTROLLERS" IN RELATION TO THE COMPTROLLER AND DEPUTY COMPTROLLER OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met:

Section 1. That Chapter 46 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, be and the same is hereby amended by striking out and repealing all of the third paragraph of 1478, Section 3 thereof, and inserting in lieu thereof a new paragraph, as follows :

The salary of the Comptroller of New Castle County shall be Four Thousand Dollars ($4,000.00) per annum, payable in equal semi-monthly installments, by warrants duly drawn upon the County Treasurer of New Castle County. The Comptroller of New Castle County may select and employ one Deputy, at a salary of Twenty-four Hundred Dollars ($2400.00) per annum, to be paid in equal semi-monthly installments, by warrants drawn upon the County Treasurer of New Castle County. Such Deputy Comptroller shall be under the control of said Comptroller, who shall have the right to discharge him at any time. Such Deputy Comptroller shall have the authority to sign or execute, in the name of the, Comptroller, all checks, books, reports, bills or papers, that the Comptroller is now or hereafter may be authorized, empowered or directed to sign or execute.

Section 2. This Act shall become effective on the first day of the month following its approval.

Approved March 29, 1943.