CHAPTER 415

HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

PERMITTING THE INTRODUCTION OF NEW BILLS.

BE IT RESOLVED by the House of the 116th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the Senate concurring therein:

That any and all rules and resolutions heretofore adopted be and the same are hereby amended to permit the introduction of certain new bills entitled as follows:

"AN ACT TO FURTHER AMEND CHAPTER 192, VOLUME 36, LAWS OF DELAWARE, ENTITLED 'AN ACT TO REINCORPORATE THE TOWN OF SMYRNA' AS AMENDED, BY PROVIDING FOR THE HOLDING OF A SPECIAL ELECTION TO FILL ANY VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF THE MAYOR OF THE TOWN OF SMYRNA AND PROVIDING THE QUALIFICATIONS AND FOR THE NOMINATION OF CANDIDATES AND THE TIME, PLACE AND MANNER OF HOLDING SUCH SPECIAL ELECTION."

"AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF DOVER TO BORROW A SUM OF MONEY NOT EXCEEDING TWO MILLION DOLLARS ($2,000,000.00) AND TO ISSUE BONDS THEREFOR FOR THE PURPOSE OF GENERAL IMPROVEMENTS TO THE CITY OF DOVER, INCLUDING THE STREETS AND PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND THE WATER, ELECTRICAL, AND SEWER FACILITIES THEREOF."

"AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 158 OF VOLUME 36 OF THE LAWS OF DELAWARE, ENTITLED 'AN ACT CHANGING THE NAME OF "THE TOWN OF DOVER" TO "THE CITY OF DOVER" AND ESTABLISHING A CHARTER THEREFOR,' BY INCREASING THE AMOUNT OF MONEY TO BE RAISED BY TAXATION FOR GENERAL PURPOSES."

"AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE LEVY COURT OF SUSSEX COUNTY TO BORROW A SUM NOT IN EXCESS OF ONE MILLION DOLLARS ($1,000,000.00) AND TO ISSUE BONDS THEREFOR TO BE EXPENDED FOR THE ACQUISITION OF LAND OR INTERESTS THEREIN AND FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND EQUIPPING OF ADDITIONS AND ALTERATIONS TO THE COUNTY COURT HOUSE AT GEORGETOWN; TO AUTHORIZE THE SAID LEVY COURT TO EXERCISE THE RIGHT OF EMINENT DOMAIN AND PROVIDING FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF THE SUSSEX COUNTY COURT HOUSE COMMISSION."

"AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE REGULATION, CONTROL AND LICENSING OF STOCK CAR RACING IN THE STATE OF DELAWARE."

"AN ACT PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE IV OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE RELATING TO THE SUPREME COURT AND THE AUTHORIZATION OF WRITS OF ERROR IN FAVOR OF THE STATE IN CERTAIN CASES."

"AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE LEVY COURTS TO ISSUE BONDS FOR PARKS AND PARK IMPROVEMENTS IN SUBURBAN PARK COMMUNITIES UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS; PROVIDING FOR TIME AND MANNER OF HOLDING ELECTIONS IN CONNECTION THEREWITH; DEFINING 'SUBURBAN PARK COMMUNITY,' PARK' OR 'PARK AREA'; PROVIDING FOR PETITION REQUESTING PARK OR PARK AREA AND IMPROVEMENTS REQUIRED; PROVIDING FOR EXEMPTION OF PARK OR PARK AREA FROM TAXATION; DIRECTING LEVY COURTS AND COUNTY ENGINEERS TO PERFORM CERTAIN DUTIES IN CONNECTION WITH SURVEYS, PLOTS, HOLDING OF ELECTIONS; PROVIDING FOR ASSESSMENTS AGAINST PROPERTIES IN SUBURBAN PARK COMMUNITIES, THE MANNER OF DETERMINING THE AMOUNT THEREOF, AND COLLECTION OF THE SAME; PROVIDING FOR THE DETERMINATION OF COST FOR ACQUISITION OF PARK OR PARK AREA AND OF THE IMPROVEMENTS THEREON REQUIRED; PROVIDING THE AMOUNT, MATURITY, INTEREST RATE AND FORMS OF BONDS TO BE ISSUED BY THE LEVY COURTS; PROVIDING FOR THE SALE OF BONDS AND THE DISPOSITION AND USE OF THE PROCEEDS THEREOF; PROVIDING FOR AWARDING OF CONTRACTS AND APPROVAL OF PAYMENTS THEREUNDER; PROVIDING FOR RECORD TO BE KEPT OF ASSESSMENTS; MAKING ASSESSMENTS, SPECIAL LIENS, AND PROVIDING FOR NOTICE THEREOF; AUTHORIZING COLLECTOR OF TAXES TO COLLECT DELINQUENT ASSESSMENTS; PROVIDING FOR RETIREMENT OF BONDS AND PAYMENT OF INTEREST THEREON; PROVIDING FOR DISPOSITION OF SURPLUS FUNDS; AUTHORIZING LEVY COURTS TO ADOPT PROCEDURE IN RESPECT TO CANCELLING BONDS; PROVIDING THAT PARK OR PARK AREA AND IMPROVEMENTS SHALL BE MAINTAINED BY A COUNTY PARK COMMISSION; AND PROVIDING THAT THE FULL FAITH AND CREDIT OF THE COUNTIES SHALL BE PLEDGED TO INSURE PAYMENT OF BONDS; AND PROVIDING FOR THE CREATION OF A COUNTY PARK COMMISSION."

"AN ACT AUTHORIZING AND EMPOWERING THE SOIL CONSERVATION DISTRICT OF SUSSEX COUNTY TO TAKE OVER THE TRAP POND PROJECT IN SUSSEX COUNTY FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT EITHER BY LEASE OR BY DEED AND APPROPRIATION THEREFOR"

"AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 71 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED BY CHAPTER 358, VOLUME 47, LAWS OF DELAWARE, 1949, RELATING TO THE PROCEDURE FOR THE TERMINATION OF CONTRACTS OF PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EMPLOYEES, BY PROVIDING FOR NOTICE TO EMPLOYEE WITH A RIGHT OF APPEAL TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND WITH A RIGHT OF APPEAL FROM THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO THE SUPERIOR COURT."

Approved May 22, 1951.