CHAPTER 458

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 607

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 11, TITLE 9, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE SALARY OF MEMBERS OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY COUNCIL.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 1144 of Chapter 11, Title 9, Delaware Code, by striking said section in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof a new Section 1144 to read as follows:

§1144. Salary

The annual salary of Councilmen shall be $7,000 until changed by ordinance, except that no increase shall be effective for any Councilman whose term will expire within 6 months from the time of enactment of such ordinance. Councilmen shall receive their actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties of office. Expenses for travel within New Castle County shall not be paid.

Approved July 17, 1974.