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FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 391

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 19, TITLE 14 OF THE DELAWARE CODE INCREASING THE PENALTY FOR SCHOOL TAX DELINQUENCIES IN KENT COUNTY AND SUSSEX COUNTY.

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

Section 1. Amend §1917, Chapter 19, Title 14 of the Delaware Code by striking the last sentence of subsection (a) and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"The Receiver of Taxes of Kent and Sussex Counties only shall, after the thirtieth day of September in the year in which the tax rolls shall be delivered to them, assess a penalty of one percent per until the same shall be paid."

Approved April 15, 1980.