SENATE BILL. NO. 152
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF DOVER, BEING CHAPTER 158, VOLUME 36, LAWS OF DELAWARE, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO CHANGING COMPENSATION FOR THE MAYOR AND MEMBERS OF COUNCIL FROM SALARY TO REIMBURSEMENT.
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. Amend Chapter 158, Volume 36, Delaware Laws, as amended by striking Section 12 in its entirety and inserting a new Section 12 to read as follows:
"REIMBURSEMENT OF MAYOR AND COUNCIL AND ELECTION BOARD;
REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES.
The Mayor and each member of Council shall be reimbursed for expenses the sum of Ten Dollars ($10.00) for each regular or special meeting of the City Council which he or she attends. Any member of the City Council sitting to hear appeals from the municipal assessment shall be reimbursed for expenses the sum of Ten Dollars ($10.00) and each member of the Election Board shall be reimbursed for expenses in such amount as the Council shall determine. The Mayor and members of the City Council shall be reimbursed for all other expenses incurred in the execution of their officials duties."
Approved June 26, 1985.