CHAPTER 350

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 769

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 30 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO TAXES ON PERSONAL INCOME.

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

Section 1. Amend § 1102(a), Title 30 of the Delaware Code, by adding a new paragraph (9) to read as follows:

"(9) For taxable years beginning after December 31, 1998, the amount of tax shall be determined by reference to paragraph (8) and 5.95% of taxable; income in excess of $25,000 but not in excess of $60,000; and 6.40% of taxable income in excess of $60,000."

Section 2. If any clause, sentence, section, provision or part of this Act shall be adjudged to be unconstitutional or invalid for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction, such judgment shall not impair, invalidate, or affect the remainder of this Act, which shall remain in full force and effect.

Section 3. This Act shall be effective for tax periods commencing after December 31,

1998.

Approved July 1:1998