CHAPTER 329

AN ACT RELATING TO SALARIES OF CERTAIN PUBLIC OFFICIALS BY RAISING CERTAIN SALARIES.

WHEREAS, the Insurance Commissioner, State Treasurer, and Auditor of Accounts may now be receiving a salary that is not commensurate with their duties and responsibilities; and

WHEREAS, said officials' salaries are presently in the same area as that of their Deputy.

NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. §307, Title 18, Delaware Code, is amended to read as follows:

§ 307. Compensation

The Commissioner shall be paid a salary of $18,000 per year as full compensation for all the duties required of him by law.

Section 2. §2701, Title 29, Delaware Code, is amended by striking the figures "12,000" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "18,000".

Section 3. §2902, Title 29, Delaware Code, is amended by striking the figures "12,000" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "18,000".

Section 4. This Act shall become effective on the First Tuesday of January of 1971.

Approved February 9, 1970.