CHAPTER 426

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 446

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTERS 31 AND 33, TITLE 19, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION, TO INCREASE THE PENALTY FOR FAILING TO FILE REPORTS AND THE INTEREST ON PAST-DUE ASSESSMENTS.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend subsection (c) of Section 3125, Chapter 31, Part III, Title 19, Delaware Code, by striking the penalty amount of "$5.00" in the first sentence, and inserting in lieu thereof the penalty amount "$15.00".

Section 2. Amend Section 3357, Chapter 33, Title 19, Delaware Code, by striking the rate of interest, "one half of 1 per cent" as it appears in the first sentence of said section and substituting in lieu thereof the rate of interest "1 per cent per month".

Approved July 8, 1978.