CHAPTER 65

BOARD OF BOILER RULES - CHANGING TERMS OF OFFICE

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 159 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, ENTITLED, "BOARD OF BOILER RULES", BY CHANGING THE TERMS OF OFFICE OF THE MEMBERS OF SAID BOARD, AND BY MAKING PROVISION FOR THE FILLING OF VACANCIES UPON SAID BOARD.

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

Section 1. That 5420. Sec. 1 of Chapter 159 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, be amended by striking out and repealing the last sentence of the first paragraph of said Section and by substituting and enacting in lieu of the sentence so stricken out the following:

The terms of office of those members first appointed under the provisions of this Amendatory Act shall be for one, two, three, four and five years and the Governor shall designate the term for which each said appointee shall hold, and thereafter the terms of office of the members of said Board shall be for the period of five (5) years; any vacancy occurring in said Board.by reason of death, resignation or otherwise, shall be filled by the Governor for the unexpired term.

Approved March 17, 1947.