CHAPTER 297

MAKING SATURDAY A LEGAL HOLIDAY FOR EMPLOYEES OF

MOTOR VEHICLE DEPARTMENT

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 78 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, BY MAKING THE DAY OF THE WEEK KNOWN AS SATURDAY A HOLIDAY FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE MOTOR VEHICLE DEPARTMENT OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

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

Section 1. That 3321. Sec. 197. Chapter 78, Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out and repealing the following:

"2. For employees of the Motor Vehicle Department from July 1st to September 15th inclusive.

"During the periods stated, State offices affected hereby shall not be open for business on Saturdays. Nothing herein shall be construed to permit the closing of motor vehicle inspection lanes on Saturdays before the hour of twelve o'clock noon."

Section 2. That 3321. Sec. 197. Chapter 78, Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by adding at the end thereof the following:

"2. For officials and employees of the Motor Vehicle Department the entire year, except the last two Saturdays in each quarter of the fiscal year.

"During the periods stated, State offices affected hereby shall not be open for business on Saturdays."

Section 3. All Acts or parts of Acts inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistency.

Approved June 5, 1951.