CHAPTER 134

NEW CASTLE COUNTY CHANGING DATE FOR FIXING RATES OF TAXES

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 45 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO COUNTY TREASURERS AND COLLECTION OF TAXES BY CHANGING THE DATE FOR THE FIXING OF THE RATE OF ALL TAXES PAYABLE TO THE COUNTY OF NEW CASTLE.

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

Section 1. That Section 3, Chapter 45, of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, being Code Section 1343., be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out the first sentence thereof and inserting and enacting in lieu thereof the following:

It shall be the duty of the Levy Court Commissioners to have prepared from the assessment list last made as required by law, duplicates of the taxes payable to the county in each and every hundred of New Castle County for the use of the Receiver of Taxes and County Treasurer, on or before the-fifteenth day of May in every year, and they shall fix the rate of all taxes payable to the County and issue their warrants to the Receiver of Taxes and County Treasurer for the same, not later than the fifteenth day of May.

Approved April 3, 1947.