CHAPTER 165

RELATING TO SUBURBAN PARK COMMUNITIES

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 6, TITLE 9 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PETITION OF FREEHOLDERS TO THE LEVY COURT WITH RESPECT TO A PROPOSED SUBURBAN PARK COMMUNITY.

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

Section 1. § 625, Title 9 of the Delaware Code is amended by striking out and repealing the first sentence thereof and by inserting and enacting in lieu thereof a new first sentence to read as follows :

Fifty per cent of the freeholders resident in a proposed suburban park community consisting of less than 500 persons, or 250 freeholders resident in a proposed suburban park community consisting of 500 persons or more may present a petition to the Levy Court to submit the question of organizing a suburban park community to a vote of electors residing in that community.

Approved May 26, 1955.