CHAPTER 289

CHANGING TERM OF JUDGE OF COURT OF COMMON PLEAS FOR KENT COUNTY

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 10, DELAWARE CODE OF 1953, ENTITLED "COURTS AND JUDICIAL PROCEDURE" BY INCREASING THE TERM OF THE JUDGE OF THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS FOR KENT COUNTY.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. § 1502 (a), Title 10, Delaware Code of 1953, is amended by striking out the word "four" in the second line and substituting the word "twelve".

Section 2. Nothing in this Act shall in any way alter or affect the present incumbent Judge of the Court of Common Pleas for Kent County but shall apply only to his successor to be appointed in August of 1955 and to subsequent appointments thereafter.

Approved July 8, 1953.