CHAPTER 403

RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOL ATTENDANCE

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 14, DELAWARE CODE OF 1953, RELATING TO "EDUCATION" BY REGULATING PUBLIC SCHOOL ATTENDANCE.

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

Section 1. § 2702, Title 14, Delaware Code of 1953, is amended by striking out the word "fourteen" as it appears in the second line of subsection (a) and substituting the word "sixteen".

Section 2. § 2702, Title 14, Delaware Code of 1953, is amended by repealing all of subsection (b) and substituting the following:

(b) The provisions of this section are subject to the exceptions set forth in § 2703, § 2704, § 2705, § 2706 and § 2707 of this title.

Section 3. § 2702, Title 14, Delaware Code of 1953, is amended by repealing all of subsection (c).

Section 4. § 2703, Title 14, Delaware Code of 1953, is amended by striking out the words "during the minimum school term" in lines six and seven of subsection (a).

Approved July 15, 1953.