CHAPTER 222

AN ACT TO INCREASE THE SALARIES OF CERTAIN COUNTY OFFICERS IN KENT COUNTY BY AMENDING TITLES 9, 10 AND 12, DELAWARE CODE.

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

Section 1. Section 8405 (2), Title 9 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of the Receiver of Taxes and County Treasurer, is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent County, $5,200.

Section 2. Section 9306, Title 9 of the Delaware Code, is amended by striking out the second clause in the first paragraph of said Section and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

The salary of the Comptroller of Kent County shall be $4,800. per year.

Section 3. Section 9402 (2), Title 9 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of the Clerk of the Peace, is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent County, $4,800.

Section 4. Section 9602 (2), Title 9 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of the Recorder, is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent County, $4,800.

Section 5. Section 2101 (2), Title 10 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of the Sheriff is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent County, $4,800.

Section 6. Section 2301 (2) Title 10 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of the Prothonotary, is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent County, $4,800.

Section 7. Section 2502 (2), Title 10 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of the Register in Chancery and Clerk of the Orphans' Court, is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent. County, $4,800.

Section 8. Section 2505 (2), Title 12 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of the Register of Wills, is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent County, $4,800.

Section 9. Section 309 (b), Title 9, Delaware Code, relating to the salaries of the Commissioners is hereby amended by striking out the figures "$3,200" as they appear in line two (2) thereof and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$4,800".

Section 10. Section 8205 (2), Title 9, Delaware Code, relating to the salaries of the members of the Board of Assessment, is hereby amended by striking out the words and figures "Kent County, $2,500." and inserting the words and figures "Kent County, $4,800."

Section 11. Section 9501 (2), Title 9 of the Delaware Code, relating to the salary of Coroners, is amended to read as follows:

(2) In Kent County, $4,000.

Section 12. Section 8206, Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended by repealing Subsection (b) of said Section.

Approved October 16, 1961.