CHAPTER 84

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 524

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NOS. 1 AND 2

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 26, PART 1, TITLE 14 OF THE DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE POWER OF COUNTY VOCATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND COUNTY VOCATIONALTECHNICAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO LEVY TAXES FOR SCHOOL PURPOSES.

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

Section 1. Amend subsection (1), Section 2601, Chapter 26, Title 14 of the Delaware Code, by striking subsection (1) in its entirety, and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(1) The amount to be raised by taxation shall not exceed five (5) cents on each $100 of the value of real property in Sussex County for the tax year 1981 and all tax years thereafter."

Section 2. Amend subsection (3), Section 2601, Chapter 26, Title 14 of the Delaware Code, by striking subsection (3) in its entirety, and substituting In lieu thereof the following:

"(3) The amount to be raised by taxation shall not exceed ten (10) cents on each $100 of the value of real property in New Castle County for the tax year 1980 and shall not exceed eleven (11) cents on each $100 of the value of real property in New Castle County for the tax year 1981 and all tax years thereafter."

Section 3. Amend subsection (a), Section 2602, Chapter 26, Title 14 of the Delaware Code, by striking the sentence "In no event shall the tax on real property in Sussex County exceed four (4) cents on each $100 of the value of such property", and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"In no event shall the tax on real property in Sussex County exceed five (5) cents on each $100 of the value of real property for the tax year 1981 and all tax years thereafter."

Section 4. Amend subsection 2, Section 2601, Chapter 26, Title 14 of the Delaware Code by striking the words "shall not exceed 5 cents on each $100 of the value of real property in Kent County" in their entirety and substituting in lieu thereof the worth "shall not exceed 6 cents on each $100 of the value of real property in Kent County".

Section 5. Amend subsection (a), Section 2602, Chapter 26, Title 14 of the Delaware Code by adding the following sentence at the conclusion of section 2602 (a):

"In no event shall the tax on real property in Kent County exceed six (6) cents on each $100.00 of the value of real property for the tax year 1981 and all tax thereafter."

Approved June 29,1979.