CHAPTER 12

GEORGETOWN

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED, "AN ACT AMENDING, REVISING AND CONSOLIDATING THE CHARTER OF THE TOWN OF GEORGETOWN", BEING CHAPTER 166, VOLUME 43, LAWS OF DELAWARE, AS AMENDED, BY AUTHORIZING THE TOWN COUNCIL OF GEORGETOWN TO RAISE BY TAXATION A SUM NOT IN EXCESS OF SEVENTY-FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS ($75,000.00) YEARLY TO CARRY ON THE GOVERNMENT OF THE TOWN AND DEFRAY THE EXPENSES THEREOF.

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

Section 1. That Section 12 of Chapter 166, Volume 43, Laws of Delaware, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out the ninth paragraph appearing in said Section and by inserting in lieu thereof the following new paragraph:

"In furtherance and not in limitation of any existing Act empowering the Town Council to raise money by taxation, the Council shall have power and authority to raise by taxation a sum not exceeding Seventy-Five Thousand Dollars ($75,000.00) yearly to carry on the government of the Town and defray the expenses thereof, in addition to the amount raised by sewer rentals as hereinafter provided."

Approved March 25, 1955.