CHAPTER 260

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 653

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 9, PART IV, CHAPTERS 61 AND 70 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE COUNTY COUNCIL AND COUNTY ADMINISTRATORS OF SUSSEX COUNTY.

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

Section 1. Title 9, Part IV, Chapter 61, Subchapter 11 of the Delaware Code, is amended by adding Section 6114 to read as follows:

§6114. Real or Immovable Property; acquisition, lease, rental or disposal of

(a) The County Council may acquire real or immovable property in such amounts as it may find necessary to fulfill the needs of the County.

(b) The County Council may enter into a lease or rental agreement with any public or private entity for any real or immovable property of the County.

(c) The County Council may dispose of any real or immovable property not needed by the County.

Section 2. Title 9, Part IV, Chapter 70, Section 7004 of the Delaware Code, is amended by adding subsections (c) (21) and (c) (22) to read as follows :

(21) acquire real or immovable property upon the recommendation of the office, department, board or commission to which appropriation has been made for such acquisition, and dispose of such property upon the recommendation of the office, department, board or commission when authorized by ordinance of the County Council.

(22) prepare and execute agreements for the lease and/or rental of real or immovable property upon the recommendation of the office, department, board or commission if approved by the County Administrator, the County Attorney, and with the direction of the County Council.

Approved March 5, 1974.