CHAPTER 525

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 1240

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 79, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE COUNCIL OF AGING, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Dela ware:

Section 1. Amend §7915, Chapter 79, Title 29, Delaware Code, by changing the number "7" to "9" in Subsection (c).

Section 2. Amend §7915, Chapter 79, Title 29, Delaware Code, by striking the first clause of the first sentence in Subsection (d) and inserting in lieu thereof the following new first clause of the first sentence in Subsection (d):

"(d) At least 4, but no more than 5 members of the Council shall be affiliated with one of the major political parties, and at least 3 but no more than 4 members of the Council shall be affiliated with the other major political par-

ty;,,

Section 3. Amend §7915, Chapter 79, Title 29, Delaware Code, by adding the following as the final sentence in Subsection (d):

"The Council membership shall be composed of representatives in the following areas: General Public, Older Consumer, Low Income Older Person, Minority Older Person, Private Agency Representative and Nutrition Project Council Representative. Each Council member can be representative of more than one (1) area, but no Council member shall be representative of more than three (3) areas."

Approved July 7, 1976