AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 40 OF THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON, AS AMENDED, BY CHANGING THE PROVISIONS RELATIVE TO THE SALARY OF THE CITY SOLICITOR.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (two-thirds of all Members elected to each House concurring therein):
Section 1. Section 40, Chapter 20, Volume 17, Laws of Delaware as amended by Section 40, Chapter 109, Volume 49, Laws of Delaware, is further amended by striking out and repealing the third sentence of Section 40, Chapter 109, Volume 49, Laws of Delaware, namely, the words: "The Council of the Mayor and Council of Wilmington for a sum not to exceed Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000) per annum, (payable in the same manner as other city officers are paid)," and by substituting and enacting in lieu thereof the following sentence: "The Council of the Mayor and Council of Wilmington shall have the authority to fix the salary of the City Solicitor for a sum not to be less than Four Thousand Dollars ($4,000) per annum, (payable in the same manner as other city officers are paid)."
Approved June 23, 1955.