CHAPTER 109 - LEVY COURT - NEW CASTLE COUNTY INCREASING SALARIES AND WAGES OF COUNTY EMPLOYEES FOR DURATION

AN ACT TO INCREASE SALARIES AND WAGES OF ALL EMPLOYEES OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY EXCEPTING ELECTED OFFICIALS, WHO RECEIVE THEIR CHECKS OR PAY FROM NEW CASTLE COUNTY LEVY COURT, BY TEN PER CENTUM, FOR DURATION OF EXISTING WARS AND ONE YEAR THEREAFTER.

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

Section 1. That the salaries and wages of all employees of New Castle County who receive their checks or pay directly or indirectly from the New Castle County Levy Court, excepting elected officials, be and the same are hereby increased to the extent of ten per centum of the amount or sum of moneys such employees receive at the time of the passage of this Act.

Section 2. Such ten per centum increase in said salaries and wages is hereby declared to be an emergency increase for the duration of the present existing wars in which the United States is now engaged, and shall terminate one year thereafter.

Approved May 1, 1945.