CHAPTER 318

RELATING TO EXPENSES IN SPECIAL ELECTIONS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 71, TITLE 15, DELAWARE CODE, TO PROVIDE THE NECESSARY COSTS AND EXPENSES IN SPECIAL ELECTIONS SHALL BE PAID BY THE STATE TREASURER OUT OF THE STATE TREASURY.

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

Section 1. § 7112, Chapter 71, Title 15, Delaware Code, is amended to read as follows:

§ 7112. Costs of Special Election

All necessary costs and expenses incurred in carrying into effect the proclamation of the Governor or of the presiding officer of the house in which the vacancy exists, relative to special elections, unless otherwise provided by the laws of this State, including the compensation of election officers shall be paid by the State Treasurer from any moneys in the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, upon proper warrants and vouchers submitted to the Governor and approved by the Auditor of Accounts.

Approved June 23, 1955.