CHAPTER 170

JUDICIAL REPORTS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 109 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, RELATING TO JUDICIAL REPORTS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met:

Section 1, That Chapter 109 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, be and the same is hereby amended by striking out and repealing all of 4256. Sec. 2. thereof, and inserting in lieu thereof a new section to be styled 4256. Sec. 2., as follows:

4256. Sec. 2. Judicial Decisions; Equity; By Whom Reported:--The Chancellor shall collect and publish such decisions of the Court of Chancery, the Orphans' Court in the respective counties, and appeals in the Supreme Court from the Court of Chancery and Orphans' Court, as in his judgment are proper to be reported, and shall print and publish the same in volumes of not less than four hundred pages, including an index. He shall deposit two hundred copies with the Secretary of State.

Section 2. That Chapter 109, of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out and repealing all of Sec. 4259. Sec. 5. thereof and inserting in lieu thereof a new section to be styled 4259. Sec. 5., as follows:

4259. Sec. 5. Payment for Reports Deposited With Secretary of State :--Upon the receipt by the Governor of the certificate of the Secretary of State that the reports published by the Associate Judge resident in Kent County have been deposited in the office of the Secretary of State, as required by law, the Governor shall draw his warrant upon the State Treasurer, in favor of said Judge to pay for the same, for the sum of two thousand dollars; and upon the receipt by the Governor of the certificate of the Secretary of State that the reports published by the Chancellor have been deposited in the office of the Secretary of State, as required by law, the Governor shall draw his warrant upon the State Treasurer, in favor of said Chancellor, to pay for the same, for the sum of sixteen hundred dollars. There shall be allowed and paid to the Chancellor and the Associate Judge resident in Kent County, respectively, for reporting said decisions the sum of two hundred dollars per annum in addition to their respective salaries.

Approved April 22, 1943.