CHAPTER 215

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLES 9, 10 AND 12, DELAWARE CODE, BY INCREASING THE SALARY OF THE CLERK OF THE PEACE, CORONER, COMPTROLLER, LEVY COURT COMMISSIONERS, RECORDER OF DEEDS, RECEIVER OF TAXES AND COUNTY TREASURER, PROTHONOTARY, SHERIFF, REGISTER IN CHANCERY AND CLERK OF THE ORPHANS' COURT, AND REGISTER OF WILLS IN AND FOR NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

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

Section 1. § 8405 (1), Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of Receiver of Taxes of New Castle County by striking out the figures "$7,000" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$9,000".

Section 2. § 9306, Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of the Comptroller of New Castle County by striking out the figures "$7,000" as the same appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$9,000".

Section 3. § 9402 (1), Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of the Clerk of the Peace of New Castle County by striking out the figures "$7,000" as the same appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$9,000".

Section 4. § 9501 (1), Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of Coroner of New Castle County by striking out the figures "$3,600" as the same appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$6,000".

Section 5. § 9602 (1), Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of the Recorder of New Castle County by striking out the figures "$7,000" as the same appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$9,000".

Section 6. § 2301 (1), Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of the Prothonotary of New Castle County by striking out the figures 17,000" as the same appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "0,000".

Section 7. § 2502 (1), Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of the Register in Chancery and Clerk of the Orphans' Court in New Castle County by striking out the figures 17,000" as the same appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$9,000".

Section 8. § 2505 (1), Title 12, Delaware Code, is amended to change the salary of the Register of Wills of New Castle County by striking out the figures "$7,000" as the same appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$9,000".

Section 9. § 2101 (1), Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking out the figures "$5,400" as they appear in subparagraph (1) therein and by inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$6,000".

Section 10. § 309 (a), Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended by striking out the figures 15,500" and the figures "$5,000" as they appear in subparagraph (a) therein and by inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$7,500", as and for the salary of the President of the Levy Court of New Castle County, and also by inserting the figures "$7,000", as to the salaries of each of the other Levy Court Commissioners in and for New Castle County.

Approved December 30, 1963.