SEC. 2. Acts 1851 (Local Laws), c. 1, s. 19, as last amended by Acts 1865 (S.S.), c. 11, s. 4, is further amended to read as follows: Sec. 19. The taxes levied by the Town of Vernon for the year 1963, due and payable in 1964, and all taxes levied thereafter shall be collected by the county treasurer of Jennings County, Indiana, in the same manner as other property taxes are collected, and all taxes on property in the Town of Vernon, whether real or personal, becoming a lien on March 1, 1963, and thereafter shall be levied and collected in the same manner and in accordance with all applicable states of the State of Indiana for the levy and collection of taxes for towns in said state.
No official of the Town of Vernon, Indiana, shall hereafter have the power to collect taxes or to sell property for the payment of delinquent taxes and all such sales shall be governed by the applicable general statutes of the State of Indiana for the collection of taxes in the same manner as in other towns.