CHAPTER 99

SALARIES OF CERTAIN COUNTY OFFICERS

SALARIES OF DEPUTIES AND CLERKS IN CERTAIN COUNTY OFFICES IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED "AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 53 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, ENTITLED SALARIES OF CERTAIN COUNTY OFFICERS" BEING CHAPTER 120, VOLUME 43, LAWS OF DELAWARE, 1941, IN RELATION TO THE SALARIES OF THE DEPUTIES AND CLERKS OF CERTAIN COUNTY OFFICES 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 120, Volume 43, Laws of Delaware, 1941, be and the same is hereby amended by striking out and repealing all of the second paragraph of 1598, Section 7, thereof and inserting in lieu thereof a new paragraph, as follows:

In New Castle County, the Clerk of the Peace may select and employ one Chief Deputy at an annual salary of Twenty-four Hundred Dollars ($2400.00), and four Clerks, each at an annual salary of Two Thousand Dollars ($2000.00) ; the Sheriff, one Chief Deputy at an annual salary of Twenty-four Hundred Dollars ($2400.00), and one other Deputy at an annual salary of Two Thousand one hundred Dollars ($2100.00) and four additional Deputies, each at an annual salary of Two Thousand Dollars ($2,000.00) ; the Prothonotary, one Chief Deputy at an annual salary of Twenty-four Hundred Dollars ($2400.00), and four Clerks, each at an annual salary of Two Thousand Dollars ($2000.00) ; the Recorder, one Chief Deputy, and two other Deputies or Index Clerks, each at an annual salary of Twenty four Hundred Dollars ($2400.00), and eight Clerks, each at an annual salary of Two Thousand Dollars ($2000.00) ; the Register of Wills, one Chief Deputy at an annual salary of Twenty-four Hundred Dollars ($2400.00) ; and one other Deputy at an annual salary of Twenty-one Hundred Dollars ($2100.00) and three Clerks, each at an annual salary of Two Thousand Dollars ($2000.00) ; the Register in Chancery and Clerk of the Orphans' Court, one Chief Deputy, at an annual salary of Twenty-four Hundred Dollars ($2400.00), and four Clerks each at an annual salary of Two Thousand Dollars ($2000.00) ; the Coroner, one Chief Deputy, at an annual salary of Six Hundred Dollars ($600.00).

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

Approved March 12, 1943.