CHAPTER 423

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 66, TITLE 16, DELAWARE

CODE, RELATING TO THE STATE FIRE MARSHAL.

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

Section 1. § 6606 (b), Title 16, Delaware Code, is amended to read:

(b) The State Fire Marshal may appoint, with the approval of the State Fire Prevention Commission, a Deputy or Deputies Fire Marshal and administer the usual oath required. The salary or salaries shall be set by the State Fire Prevention Commission from available funds appropriated. The Deputy or Deputies State Fire Marshal shall be a resident of this State. In case of the absence of the State Fire Marshal, or his inability from any cause to discharge the duties of his office, the State Fire Prevention Commission may designate one of the Deputies as Acting State Fire Marshal.

Section 2. § 6607, Title 16, Delaware Code, is amended by adding the words "or his Deputy or Deputies" following the words "The State Fire Marshal", wherever they appear therein.

Section 3. § 6608 (a), Title 16, Delaware Code, is amended by adding the words "or his Deputy or Deputies" following the words "The State Fire Marshal" wherever they appear therein.

Section 4. § 6609 (a) and (d), Title 16, Delaware Code, are amended by adding the words "or his Deputy or Deputies" following the words "The State Fire Marshal" wherever they appear therein.

Approved June 29, 1962.