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Delaware Laws | Title 29 State Government
CHAPTER 23. SECRETARY OF STATE
Sec. 2312. Record of newspaper publications.

Sec. 2312. Record of newspaper publications. (9322)(Text)

The Secretary of State shall make an entry in the Executive Register of every publication made by the Secretary in a newspaper stating the name of the paper. (9323)

(Code 1852, Sec. 495; Code 1915, Sec. 433; Code 1935, Sec. 391; 29 Del. C. 1953, Sec. 2313; 70 Del. Laws, c. 186, Sec. 1.) (9324)

Sec. 2313. Books and accounts open to inspection of legislative committees. (9325)(Text)

The books, papers and accounts of the Secretary of State shall be open to inspection of committees of the Senate and House of Representatives, and the Secretary shall furnish the committees with copies and extracts as required. (9326)

(Code 1852, Sec. 496; Code 1915, Sec. 434; Code 1935, Sec. 392; 29 Del. C. 1953, Sec. 2314; 70 Del. Laws, c. 186, Sec. 1.) (9327)

Sec. 2314. Printing and publication of laws; certification of costs. (9328)(Text)

The Secretary of State shall publish and distribute the laws as required by Sec.Sec. 902-910 of this title, and, the binding being done to the Secretary's acceptance, shall certify the sum due therefor according to contract, stating the pages, price and all items of charge. (9329)

(Code 1852, Sec. 497; Code 1915, Sec. 435; Code 1935, Sec. 393; 29 Del. C. 1953, Sec. 2315; 70 Del. Laws, c. 186, Sec. 1.) (9330)

Sec. 2315. Fees. (9331)(Text)

The fees to be charged by the Secretary of State for the use of the (9332)

State are as follows: (9333)

For issuing certificate in private case under the Great Seal .............. $3.00 (9334)

For issuing certificate in private case under the seal of office ............ 2.00 (9335)

For copying, per line ............................................................................. .05 (9336)

For receiving, filing and indexing certificates, statements, affidavits, (9337)

decrees, agreements, surveys, reports and any other papers pertaining to (9338)

corporations, except as otherwise provided in Title 8 of the Delaware Code (9339)

............................................................................................................. 10.00 (9340)

For receiving, filing and indexing every paper now or hereafter provided by (9341)

law to be filed with the Secretary of State, except as otherwise provided in (9342)

Title 8 of the Delaware Code ............................................................. 10.00 (9343)

For recording, filing and indexing certificates, articles of association and (9344)

any other paper required by law to be recorded by the Secretary of State, the (9345)

same fees as provided by law for the Recorder, except as otherwise provided in (9346)

Title 8 of the Delaware Code (9347)

For proceeding for reinstatement, including the receiving, filing and indexing (9348)

and all necessary certificates ............................................................ 15.00 (9349)

For filing certificates of foreign corporations including the receiving, (9350)

filing, indexing and issuing necessary certificates, $13 of which shall be (9351)

paid to each Prothonotary for filing & c. .......................................... 30.00 (9352)

For certifying acts or resolutions of a private nature, acts of a private (9353)

character pertaining to the acknowledgement or recording of deeds or other (9354)

papers or to titles or conveyances of real estate, the fees prescribed in (9355)

Sec.909 of this title (9356)

For commission to Attorney General, coroners and notaries public, each (9357)

............................................................................................................ 15.00 (9358)

For commission to justices of the peace ........................................... 10.00 (9359)

For commission to constables, when appointed by the Governor .....10.00 (9360)

For commission to constables, when appointed by the Governor .....10.00 (9361)

(Code 1852, Sec.Sec. 501-505; 13 Del. Laws, c. 117, Sec. 16; 19 Del. Laws, c. 551; 20 Del. Laws, c. 180; 21 Del. Laws, c. 16, Sec. 1; 21 Del. Laws, c. 59, Sec. 2; 25 Del. Laws, c. 240, Sec. 1; Code 1915, Sec. 264; Code 1935, Sec. 237; 29 Del. C. 1953, Sec. 2315; 61 Del. Laws, c. 387, Sec. 1; 62 Del. Laws, c. 40, Sec.Sec. 1, 2; 64 Del. Laws, c. 317, Sec. 5; 74 Del. Laws, c. 52, Sec. 41.) (9362)

Sec. 2316. Collection of commission fees from gubernatorial appointees. (9363)(Text)

Whenever the Governor commissions to office any person, whom the Governor is or may be authorized by the Constitution or by law to commission and whose appointment is required to be confirmed by the Senate, the Secretary of State shall collect from every such person as fee for the commission which the Secretary shall receive, the proportionate part of the fee which the Secretary is by law required to demand and receive for the full term to which the appointment to the office is limited in the ratio which the time from the date of the appointment to the last day of the next session of the Senate bears to the full term to which the appointment is limited. (9364)

(21 Del. Laws, c. 46, Sec. 1; Code 1915, Sec. 265; Code 1935, Sec. 238; 29 Del. C. 1953, Sec. 2317; 70 Del. Laws, c. 186, Sec. 1.) (9365)

Sec. 2317. Furnishing of copies of acts to state or county officers. (9366)(Text)

(a) Upon request of any state or county officer, the Delaware Public Archives shall furnish to the officer, without cost, a certified copy of any act of the General Assembly pertaining to the duties of the official making the request. (9367)

(b) The Secretary of State shall, at the end of each session of the General Assembly, send to the Auditor a certified copy of any act passed during the session granting a tax for the support of government or concerning any duty to be performed by the Secretary. (9368)

(Code 1852, Sec. 494; 27 Del. Laws, c. 77; Code 1915, Sec.Sec. 432, 437; Code 1935, Sec.Sec. 390, 395; 29 Del. C. 1953, Sec. 2318; 70 Del. Laws, c. 186, Sec. 1; 72 Del. Laws, c. 91, Sec. 72.) (9369)

Sec. 2318. Remote access to electronic files, authentications and apostilles. (9370)(Text)

(a) The Secretary of State may, in the Secretary's discretion, permit persons remote access to electronic files maintained by the Secretary of State, and may from time to time make, amend, alter and rescind rules and regulations governing remote access to such electronic files. (9371)

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