CHAPTER 99

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT, BEING "AN ACT AMENDING, REVISING AND CONSOLIDATING THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF SEAFORD", BEING CHAPTER 42, VOLUME 53, LAWS OF DELAWARE, AS AMENDED, BY PROVIDING FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF AN ASSISTANT CITY MANAGER.

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

Section 1. Section 15 (A), Chapter 42, Volume 53, Laws of Delaware, as amended, is hereby further amended by inserting the word "Assessor" and before the word "and" the words "Assistant City Manager".

Section 2. Section 15 (B), Chapter 42, Volume 53, Laws of Delaware, as amended, is hereby further amended by inserting at the end of such section the following:

"The Assistant City Manager shall perform the functions of the City Manager if the City Manager is unavailable and at such other times as may be designated by the Mayor. During such periods of time, the Assistant City Manager shall have all the powers and duties of the City Manager; provided, however, that before the person appointed as Assistant City Manager shall enter upon any duties of the City Manager, he shall furnish bond with a corporate surety for the faithful performance of his duties, approved and paid for by the City in an amount not less than Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00)."