CHAPTER 41

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED "AN ACT AMENDING, REVISING AND CONSOLIDATING THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF SEAFORD", BEING CHAPTER 42, VOLUME 53, LAWS OF DELAWARE, AS AMENDED, BY PERMITTING THE IMPOSITION OF A COLLECTION CHARGE ON DELINQUENT TAXES.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (two-thirds of all Members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. Section 27 (c), Chapter 42, Volume 53, Laws of Delaware, as amended, is hereby further amended by adding at the end thereof, the following:

In effecting collection of any delinquent tax, the City Council may impose a collection charge not to exceed Eighteen per cent (18%) of the amount of the tax, and any interest or penalty imposed thereon.

Approved April 22, 1965.