CHAPTER 228

RELATING TO CITY OF NEWARK

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED "AN ACT CHANGING THE NAME OF THE 'TOWN OF NEWARK' TO THE 'CITY OF NEWARK' AND ESTABLISHING A CHARTER THEREFOR" BY CHANGING THE PROVISION OF TAX EXEMPTION OF MANUFACTURING PLANTS.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (two-thirds of all Members elected to each House concurring therein):

Section 1. That Section 34 of Chapter 152 of Volume 48, Laws of Delaware is amended by striking out all of the second paragraph and by inserting in lieu thereof a new paragraph reading as follows:

All manufacturing plants employing ten or more employees established and in operation within the City of Newark on July 1, 1953, shall be exempt from City taxation for a period of ten years from the time said plant commenced operation or from July 10, 1951, whichever date shall be earlier in time.

Approved July 1, 1953.