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FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 874

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 11, SUBCHAPTER IV, TITLE 9, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE CREATION OF AND ASSIGNMENT OF FUNCTIONS TO DEPARTMENTS, OFFICES AND AGENCIES BY THE COUNTY COUNCIL OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 1167, Title 9, Delaware Code, by striking said section in its entirety and inserting in lieu thereof a new section to read as follows:

§1167. Creation of departments and agencies

The County Council, by ordinance, may establish departments, offices or agencies of the County in addition to those created by this title and may prescribe the functions of all departments, offices and agencies, except that no function prescribed by this title to a particular department, office or agency may be discontinued or assigned by the County Council to any other department, office or agency without the concurring approval of the County Executive.

Approved June 30, 1974.