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FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 346

AN ACT TO AMEND VOLUME 27, CHAPTER 216, LAWS OF DELAWARE AS AMENDED BY VOLUME 38, CHAPTER 118, LAWS OF DELAWARE RELATING TO THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF NEW CASTLE AND THE DUTIES OF CITY CLERK.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Two-thirds of all members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. Amend Section 22, Volume 27, Chapter 216, Laws of Delaware as amended by Volume 38, Chapter 118, Laws of Delaware by adding a new paragraph at the end of said Section to read as follows:

"The President of City Council shall have authority to authorize the City Clerk to serve as Acting Treasurer during the absence of the Treasurer from the City or while the Treasurer shalt be prevented by sickness from performing the duties of the Office of Treasurer and the City Clerk, upon receiving written notice authorizing him or her, shall be invested with all the powers and authority conferred upon the Treasurer, to exercise the same during such absence or sickness of the City Treasurer, until notified by the President of City Council that Treasurer is ready to resume the duties of the Office."

Approved April 18, 1988.