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CONCERNING THE PUBLIC REVENUE.

Express

transport

&c., free of charge.

Penalty in case said

portation,

duty of every express company doing or carrying on business in Companion this state, to transport free of charge all books, papers and pubness in this lic documents that may be sent to the Governor, Secretary of

State, or Librarian, for the use of the State, or that may be sent pers, books, from this State for the use of any other State, or of the United

States; and if any agent within this State of such express company shall presume to charge for the transportation of said books, papers and public documents, it shall not be lawful for him to collect the price of such transportation. And further, if any such

agent shall insist upon such payment being made for such transchannel for portation, he shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon such trans- conviction thereof by indictmeut he shall be fined not less than

one hundred dollars, nor more than five hundred dollars, besides costs. In case any such express company shall refuse to transport free of charge such books, papers, or public documents, it shall be unlawful for such express company to follow or carry on their business within this state, and if, after the refusal of such express company, any agent or officer within this State shall continue in the employ of such express company, he shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and on conviction thereof by indictment he shall be fined not less than one hundred dollars, nor more than five hundred dollars.

SECTION 24. And be it further enacted, That it shall be the duty of the Secretary of State to cause this act to be published for the space of one month in two newspapers published in New Castle county, one newspaper published in Kent county, and in one newspaper published in Sussex county.

Passed at Dover, March 22, 1867.

Publication of act.

CHAPTER 118.

ASSESSMENTS.

SEC. 2. Limit to certain assessments

Sec. 1. Levy Court authorized to transfer from

the assessment lists of New Castle
and Brandywine hundreds certain as.
sessments.

An Act relating to County Assessments in New Castle County.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
State of Delaware in General Assembly met,

SECTION 1. The Levy Court of New Castle county is hereby authorized to transfer, from the assessment lists of New Castle and

CONCERNING THE PUBLIC REVENUE.

Brandywine hundreds to the assessment list of Wilmington hun. Levy Court dred, all assessments of persons and property within the territory to transfer taken from New Castle and Brandywine hundreds and added to

assessments, Wilmington hundred by Chapter 37 of the 13th Volume of the Laws of Delaware; and for this purpose the said Levy Court may require the assistance of the assessors of New Castle and Brandywine hundreds, and may summon before them any person owning real estate within said territory.

SECTION 2. No assessment of persons or property made in any Limit to hundred or part of a hundred in New Castle county, since the last general assessment in said county, shall continue in force beyond the period now fixed by law for the next general assessment of persons and property in said county.

Passed at Dover, March 13, 1867.

certain assessment

CHAPTER 119.

OF COLLECTORS

Revised Code, 28.
Szc. 1. Section 13, Chapter 12, amended.

Sx. 1. Timber and grass purchased, when ta

ken away .

Rev. Code,

An Act to amend Chapter Twelve of the Revised Code, entitled

Of Collectors. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met, That Section 13 of Chapter 12 of the Revised Code be amended by inserting, after the word “grass," in the ninth line, the following Chapter 12 words: “ For the period of one year from the date of sale authorized by the section to which this is an amendment and no longer.”

28.

Passed at Dover, January 30, 1867.

Sec. 13,

amended.

CONCERNINGTHE PUBLIC REVENUE-OF THE LAWS.

CHAPTER 120.

OF THE COUNTY TREASURER.

Revised Code, 32.
SEC. 1 Section 2, Chapter 13, amended

Sec. 1. Penalty of the Treasurer's bond for

Kent and New Castle counties increased.

Rev.: Code, An Act to amend Chapter 13 of the Revised Code of the State of Delaware.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen

tatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met, That Sec. 2, Chap. Section 2 of Chapter 13 of the Revised Code be and the same is

hereby amended by inserting, after the word “dollars," in the third and fourth lines of said section, and before the word "with," in the fourth line of said section, the following words: “for Sussex county, and thirty thousand dollars for Kent county, and fifty thousand dollars for New Castle county."

Passed at Dover, February 12, 1867.

CHAPTER 121.

OF THE DISTRIBUTION OF LAWS.

Revised Code. 5, 8.
Sec. I. Section 2 of Chapter 4 amended.

Historical Society of Delaware to be far.

nished with copy of the Laws.

Sec. 2. Section 2 of Chapter 6 amended.

Hi Society of Delaware to be tar

nished with copy of Judicial Reports.

Rev. Code, An Act to amend Section 2 of Chapter 4, and Section 2 of Chapter 6 of 6, 8.

the Revised Code. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen

tatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met, That e modeller Section 2 of Chapter 4 of the Revised Code be amended as fol.

lows: by inserting after “one to St. Mary's College," the words

"one to the Historical Society of Delaware." Sec. 2, Chap.

SECTION 2. Be it further enacted, That Section 2 of Chapter 6 amended. of the Revised Code be amended by inserting after “one to Dela

ware College," the words “one to the Historical Society of Dela. ware."

Passed at Dover, March 6, 1867.

CONCERNING ELECTIONS.

CHAPTER 122.

OF ELECTIONS.

Revised Code, 47, 49.
Sec. 1, Section 3, Chapter 17, stricken out,

SEC. 2. Section 36, Chapter 18, stricken ont.

Rev. Code,

47, 49.

17 stricken out.

An Act to amend Chapter 17 and Chapter 18 of the Revised Code.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
State of Delaware in General Assembly met,

SECTION 1. That Chapter 17 of the Revised Code of the State Sec. 3, Chap. of Delaware be amended by striking out the whole of the third section thereof, and insert [ing] in lieu thereof the following, to wit:

“SECTION 3. No person shall be elected Assessor of a hundred Qualificaunless he shall, at the time of the election, be a freeholder within sessors and such hundred and an inhabitant thereof; and no person shall be

Inspectors, elected an Inspector of any hundred or election district where any hundred is divided into two or more election districts, unless he shall, at the time of the election, be an inhabitant of such hundred or election district."

SECTION 2. And be it further enacted, That Chapter 18 of the Sec. 36 Chap. Revised Code of the State of Delaware be amended by striking out. out the whole of Section 36 of said Chapter.

Passed at Dover, February 6, 1867.

CHAPTER 123.

OP ELECTIONS IN WILMINGTON HUNDRED.

An Act to amend an act entitled " An act to amend the act entitled, A sup

plement to Chapter 19 of the Revised Statutes of the State of Delaware, 11 Vol. 503. * Of Elections in Wilmington hundred.'

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen- Sec. 1, Chap tatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met, That 141, amenda section one of the aforesaid act, as the same is printed in the Eleventh Volume of the Laws of this State, be and the same is hereby amended by striking out, in the ninth line of said section, the words "Odd Fellows Hall," and inserting in lieu thereof the Place of following: "house known as the 'Felton House,' now occupied holding

elections by John H. Stid ham.”

changed. Passed at Dover, March 7, 1867.

IN RELATION TO PUBLIC OFFICERS.

CHAPTER 124.

OF SALARIES.

An Act to increase the Salary of the Governor. Salary of SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represenincreased. tatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met, That

the annual salary of the Governor shall hereafter be two thousand dollars, to be paid as now provided by law, and to commence with the day of his inauguration.

Passed at Dover, January 14, 1867.

CHAPTER 125.

OF SALARIES.

Current Vol. 9.
Sec. 1. Section 1, Chapter 6, amended.

SEC. 1. How amended.

2. Future publications.

Carrent Vol

9.

An Act to amend an act entitled, An act to amend Chapter 25 of the Re

vised Code, in relation to Salaries of certain Public Officers," passed at Dover, February 14, 1866.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the

State of Delaware in General Assembly met, Sec. 1, Chap.

SECTION 1. That the act entitled "An act to amend Chapter 25 6 amended.

of the Revised Code, in relation to salaries of certain public offi.

cers,” passed at Dover, February 14, 1866, be amended by in. How serting, after the word “five,” in fifth line of Section 1, the word

"hundred."

SECTION 2. That in all editions of the laws hereafter to be pubFuture pub

lished, the said chapter shall be published as hereby amended.

Passed at Dover, March 13, 1867.

lications.

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