CHAPTER 38

SUSSEX COUNTY LEVY COURT RENEW LEASE OF LAND TO I.0.0.F.

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE LEVY COURT OF SUSSEX COUNTY TO RENEW OR EXTEND THE LEASE TO A CERTAIN LOT OF LAND IN GEORGETOWN, SUSSEX COUNTY, OWNED BY THE STATE OF DELAWARE, FOR THE USE OF SUSSEX COUNTY, TO UNION LODGE NO. 3, INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS.

WHEREAS, by virtue of the authority contained in a certain Act of General Assembly entitled, "An Act authorizing the Levy Court of Sussex County to lease the old jail in Georgetown, Sussex County" passed on February 26, 1852, the Levy Court of Sussex County did lease to Union Lodge No. 3, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, for a period of ninety-nine years, commencing April 1, 1852 a certain lot of land in said town of Georgetown at the corner of Market Street and Cherry Lane, upon which lot of land the said lessee thereafter erected a building; and

WHEREAS,. it is desirable that the said Levy Court shall have the power and authority to renew the said lease with said lessee or to extend the period of the existing lease; Now, Therefore,

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

Section 1. That the Levy Court of Sussex County may, and the said Levy Court is hereby empowered and authorized, to lease the lot of land above described, either by entering into a new agreement or by extending the period of the existing agreement, to Union Lodge No. 3, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, for such period of time and upon the payment of such rentals and upon such other terms and conditions as may be agreed to between the said Levy Court and the said Union Lodge No. 3, Independent Order of Odd Fellows.

Section 2. That all moneys received by the said Levy Court under any new or extended agreement entered into by virtue of this Act shall be used by it for the general purposes of Sussex County, as heretofore.

Approved February 14, 1947.