An Act to enable the Recorder of Deeds of New Castle County to keep an Assignment Record.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met, SECTION 1. That it shall be the duty of the Recorder of Deeds in and for New Castle County to keep an Assignment Record, in which shall be recorded the assignment of all mortgages and other instruments which are now by law recorded in his Office.
SECTION 2. The Recorder of Deeds in and for New Castle index to County is hereby directed to make an index of all the instruments recorded in this office, and which have been assigned from the year 1832; and it shall be his duty to make an index of all assignments, which shall be recorded in his office hereafter, and continue the same.
SECTION 3. The Levy Court of New Castle County is hereby directed to pay the Recorder such sum as may be deemed reason able for preparing such index from the year A. D. 1832, to the passage of this act.
SECTION 4. The Recorder is hereby allowed to make such charge for the recording of assignments as he is now by law authorized to charge for recording deeds.
SECTION 5. This act shall take effect and be in force from and immediately after its passage.
Passed at Dover, March 7, 1861.