CHAPTER 216

BETHANY BEACH

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 212, VOLUME 25, LAWS OF DELAWARE, 1909, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO INCORPORPORATE THE TOWN OF BETHANY BEACH AND GIVE IT AUTHORITY TO ISSUE BONDS," BY PROVIDING FOR AN INCREASE IN FINES AND PENALTIES FOR THE VIOLATIONS OF A TOWN ORDINANCE.

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 10, Chapter 212, Volume 25, of the Laws of Delaware, 1909, is hereby amended by striking out all of Section 10 and inserting in lieu thereof a new Section 10 as follows:

Section 10. The said Commissioners, may fix and prescribe fines and penalties of not over One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) or by imprisonment of not more than sixty (60) days or both, for the violation of any authorized Town ordinance, and any person violating any such ordinance, shall upon conviction of the offense before the Alderman or the nearest Justice of the Peace, be fined the amount so prescribed, and or be committed to the Town lock-up or County Jail.

Approved June 28, 1957.