CHAPTER 51

ELSMERE

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 176, VOLUME 25, LAWS OF DELAWARE, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE TOWN OF ELSMERE, NEW CASTLE COUNTY," BY PROVIDING FOR COMPENSATION FOR THE COMMISSIONERS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met (two-thirds of all the members elected to each branch concurring therein):

Section 1. That Chapter 176, Volume 25, Laws of Delaware, entitled "An Act to incorporate the Town of Elsmere, New Castle County," and especially Section 7 thereof as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out the sentence "The Commissioners shall receive no compensation for their services as Commissioners," as said sentence is set forth and appears as the last sentence of the first paragraph of said Section 7 of said Chapter 176, and inserting in lieu thereof the following sentences:

"The Commissioners shall receive as compensation for their services annually a sum not to exceed One Hundred niventy Dollars each to be paid in equal monthly installments. This provision for compensation for the Commissioners is to become effective as soon after the passage of this Act as each new Commissioner is elected and is not to apply to the present Commissioners during the terms they are now serving."

Approved May 9, 1949.