CHAPTER 153

COUNTY COMPTROLLERS INCREASING SALARY OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY COMPTROLLER AND HIS DEPUTY

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 46 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO COUNTY COMPTROLLERS, BY INCREASING THE SALARIES OF THE COUNTY COMPTROLLER AND HIS DEPUTY IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 46, Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out and repealing all of the third paragraph of 1478. Sec. 3. thereof and inserting in lieu thereof a new third paragraph, as follows:

The salary of the Comptroller of New Castle County shall be Four Thousand Two Hundred Dollars ($4,200.00) per annum, payable in semi-monthly installments by warrants duly drawn upon the County Treasurer of New Castle County. The Comptroller of New Castle County may select and employ one Deputy, at a salary of Thirty-six Hundred Dollars ($3,600.00) per annum, to be paid in semi-monthly installments by warrants drawn upon the County Treasurer of New Castle County. Such Deputy Comptroller shall be under the control of said Comptroller, who shall have the right to discharge him at any time. Such Deputy Comptroller shall have the authority to sign or execute, in the name of the Comptroller, all checks, books, reports, bills or papers that the Comptroller is now or hereafter may be authorized, empowered or directed to sign or execute.

Section 2. This Act shall become effective on the First day of July, A. D. 1951.

Approved June 4, 1951.