CHAPTER 300

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 77, TITLE 11, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO PAROLE.

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

Section 1. Section 7702, Title 11, Delaware Code is amended by repealing said section 7702, and by substituting in lieu thereof a new section 7702 to read as follows:

§ 7702. Meetings and organization of Board; rules of procedure

The Board of Parole shall meet for the transaction of business at the New Castle County Correctional Institution at least once a month for ten months of each year, and at such other times and places as they, of their own motion, may .decide.

The Board of Parole shall establish rules of procedure for the effective enforcement of the provisions of this chapter.

The Board shall annually elect one of its members to be president and also a secretary, who may be the parole officer or a member of the Board and who shall serve without additional compensation.

Section 2. Subsection (a), Section 7703, Title 11, Delaware Code, is amended by repealing subsection (a) and inserting in lieu thereof a new subsection (a) to read as follows:

(a) Each member of the Board shall receive as compensation for services $20.00 per day for attendance at meetings of the Board not to exceed 20 meetings each year.

Section 3. Section 7704, Title 11, Delaware Code, is amended by striking out the words "The salary of the Parole Officer shall be $3600.00 per annum," and inserting in lieu thereof the words, "The salary of the Parole Officer shall be $4200.00 per annum."

Approved June 20, 1960.