CHAPTER 77

PROVIDING FOR PAYMENT OF FEES TO WITNESSES AND JURORS ATTENDING CORONER'S INQUEST

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 49 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO CORONERS BY PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF FEES TO WITNESSES AND JURORS ATTENDING CORONER'S INQUEST.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 49 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out and repealing 1522 Section 4 thereof and by inserting in lieu thereof a new section to be known as 1522 Section 4 as follows:

1522 Section 4. Witnesses and Jurors; List and Fees:-- The Coroner of the respective Counties shall send a list of all jurors and witnesses attending an inquest to the Levy Court of the County in which said inquest is held; each of said witnesses shall be paid by the Levy Court of the County in which a Coroner's inquest is held for attendance each day fifty cents, and three cents per mile going and returning; each of said jurors shall be paid by said Court for attendance each day One Dollar, and three cents per mile going and returning.

Approved March 25, 1947.