CHAPTER 82

CHANGING QUALIFICATIONS OF MEMBERS AND SECRETARIES OF DEPARTMENTS OF ELECTION

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 15, DELAWARE CODE, BY CHANGING THE QUALIFICATIONS OF MEMBERS OF DEPARTMENTS OF ELECTION AND THE SECRETARIES THEREOF.

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

Section 1. § 105, Title 15, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by deleting on the fifth line thereof the word "a" after the word "hold", and inserting in lieu thereof the words "or be a candidate for any Federal,".

Section 2. Title 15, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by

adding a new section reading as follows, to be designated § 118:

No secretary of any Department of Elections shall hold or be a candidate for any Federal, State or County elective office during his term of office.

Approved May 10, 1955.