AN ACT in relation to the Recorders of Deeds.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representative of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met, That the Recorders of Deeds in this State shall not be required or bound to record any instrument of writing proper to be recorded in their respective offices for persons not residing in the counties where the record is to be made, unless the fee therefor is first paid or tendered by the party presenting such paper for record.

Passed at Dover, March 1, 1853.