CHAPTER 30

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 61

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED "AN ACT TO REINCORPORATE THE VILLAGE OF ARDEN" AS AMENDED RELATING TO REGISTRATION COMMITTEES.

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 §9(a), Chapter 125, Volume 56, Laws of Delaware by deleting paragraph (1) thereof in its entirety and by inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"(1) five residents of the Village elected by the Town Assembly. Two members of the Committee shall be elected by the Town Assembly at its regular March meeting in each odd-numbered year. Three members of the Committee shall be elected by the Town Assembly at its regular March meeting in each even-numbered year. Each member, so elected, shall serve in office for two years or until his/her successor is duly elected; and"

Section 2. The first election after the enactment of this Act will be the transition election. In this election five members will be elected to the registration committee. If the transition election falls in an odd year, the 2 nominees with the two highest number of votes will serve for a two year term and the 3 nominees with the next three highest number of votes will serve for a one year term. If the transition election falls in an even year, the 3 nominees with the three highest number of votes will serve for a two year term and the 2 nominees with the two next highest number of votes will serve for a one year term.

Approved June 1, 1993.