CHAPTER 346

IN RELATION TO OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES

AN ACT TO AMEND THE DELAWARE CODE OF 1953 IN RELATION TO OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. § 2114, Chapter 21, Title 30, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by substituting the figures "$10" for the figures "$5.00".

Section 2. § 2301, Chapter 23, Title 30, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended so that:

"Advertising agency, $25" shall read "Advertising agency, $50";

The figure "$1" in subparagraph (1) of the paragraph on "Amusement Conductor" as it relates to "Vending machine owner" shall read "$2";

The figures "$10" and "$20" in subparagraph (2) of the paragraph on "Amusement Conductor" as they relate to "Music machine owner" shall read respectively "$20" and "$40";

"Architect, $10" shall read "Architect, "$20";

"Attorney-at-Law, $10" shall read "Attorney-at-Law, $20"; "Auctioneer, $10" shall read "Auctioneer, $20";

"Barber, $5 for first two chairs and $1 for each additional chair used, but not more than $10" shall read "Barber, $10 for first two chairs and $2 for each additional chair used, but not more than $20";

"Beautician, $5 for the first two chairs and $1 for each additional chair used, but not more than $10" shall read "Beautician, $10 for the first two chairs and $2 for each additional chair used, but not more than $20";

"Chiropodist, $10" shall read "Chiropodist, $20"; "Chiropractor, $10" shall read "Chiropractor, $20";

"Coat and towel supplier, $10" shall read "Coat and towel supplier, $20";

"Coin operated amusement machine owner, $10", shall read: "Coin operated amusement machine owner, $20", and in the same paragraph the figures "$5" and "$10" shall read respectively "$10" and "$20";

"Conveyancer, $10" shall read "Conveyancer, $20"; "Dairyman, $10" shall read "Dairyman, $20";

"Deadly weapons merchant, $25" shall read "Deadly weapons merchant, $50";

"Dentist, $10" shall read "Dentist, $20";

"Distributor, $10" shall read "Distributor, $20"; "Drayman, $10" shall read "Drayman, $20";

"Eating house keeper, $10" shall read "Eating house keeper, $20";

"Employment agent, $10" shall read "Employment agent, $20";

"Finance acceptor, $25" shall read "Finance acceptor, $50";

"Floor show operator, $25" shall read "Floor show operator, $50";

"General repairman, $10" shall read "General repairman, $20";

"Hand laundry operator, $10" shall read "Hand laundry operator, $20";

"Incorporator, $10" shall read "Incorporator, $20"; "Junk dealer, $10" shall read "Junk dealer, $20";

"Laundry operator, $25" shall read "Laundry operator, $50";

"Manicurist, $10" shall read "Manicurist, $20";

"Mercantile agency, $10" shall read "Mercantile agency, $20";

"Motor vehicle serviceman, $10" shall read "Motor vehicle serviceman, $20";

Operator of pool tables, billiard tables, shuffle boards or bowling alleys: The figures "$15", "$10", and "$5" in the paragraph relating to such operators shall road respectively, "$30",

"$20", and "$10";

"Optometrist, $10" shall read "Optometrist, $20"; "Osteopath, $10" shall read "Osteopath, $20"; "Pawnbroker, $10" shall read "Pawnbroker, $20";

"Photographer, $20" shall read "Photographer, $40";

"Transient photographer, "$25 per day" shall read "Transient photographer $50 per day";

"Physician and/or Surgeon, $10" shall read "Physician and/or Surgeon, $20";

"Professional engineer, $10" shall read "Professional engineer, $20";

"Public accountant, $10" shall read "Public accountant, $20";

"Public bath keeper, $10" shall read "Public bath keeper, $20";

"Purchase order system operator, $10" shall read "Purchase order system operator, $20";

"Real estate agent, $10" shall read "Real estate agent, $20";

"Stallion or jack keeper, $10" shall read "Stallion or jack keeper, $20";

"Taxicab or Bus operator, $10, for the first motor vehicle; $2, for each additional motor vehicle" shall read "Taxicab or Bus operator, $20, for the first motor vehicle; $4, for each additional motor vehicle";

"Transportation Agent, $10" shall read "Transportation Agent, $20";

"Textile renovator, $10" shall read "Textile renovator, $20";

"Undertaker, $10", shall read "Undertaker, $20"; "Veterinarian, $10", shall read "Veterinarian, $20"; "Warehouseman, $10", shall read "Warehouseman, $20".

Section 3. § 902, Chapter 9, Title 24, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by substituting the figures "$50" for the figures "$25" as the same appear on the fourth line thereof.

Section 4. § 3102, Chapter 31, Title 30, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by substituting the figures "$20" for the figures "$10" as the same appear in subsection (1) and by substituting the figures "$50" for the figures "$25" as the same appear in subsection (2) thereof.

Section 5. § 3103, Chapter 31, Title 30, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by substituting the figures "$50" for the figures "$25" as the same appear in subsection (1) thereof.

Section 6. § 3110 (a), Chapter 31, Title 30, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by substituting the figures "$50" for the figures "$25" as the same appear in line three of said subsection.

Section 7. This act shall apply to taxes collected for licenses effective June 1, 1954 and all subsequent tax collections.

Approved July 10, 1953.