SENATE BILL NO. 142
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 237, VOLUME SI, LAWS OF DELAWARE, AS AMENDED. ENTITLED "AN ACT TO REINCORPORATE THE TOWN OF BRIDGEVILLE" RELATING TO THE QUALIFICATION OF VOTERS IN A BOND REFERENDUM AND AUTHORIZING BORROWING IN ANTICIPATION OF ISSUANCE OF BONDS.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Two-thirds of all members elected to each Howe thereof concurring therein):
Section 1. Section 29, Chapter 237, Volume 51, of the Laws of Delaware, as amended, is amended by striking from the third paragraph, subparagraph 5., the second and third sentences thereof and substituting in lieu thereof the following:
"At said referendum, every citizen of the said Town who shall have attained the age of eighteen (18) years shall have one (1) vote, and in addition, every individual, partnership or corporation owning property within the corporate limits of the Town of Bridgeville shall also have one (I) vote and the said vote of an Individual, partnership or corporation may be cast either in person or by proxy."
Section 2. Section 29, Chapter 237, Volume 51. of the Laws of Delaware, as amended, is amended by adding thereto subparagraph 8. as follows:
"8. If the Election Board than deliver to the Commissioners a certificate that a majority of those voting at such referendum shall have voted for such bond issue, then in anticipation of issuance of said bond, the council may, by resolution, borrow such money In such amounts and upon such terms and conditions u it may find necessary and authorize the Issuance of negotiable notes therefore."
Approved June 19, 1985