AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 17, TITLE 10, DELAWARE CODE, ENTITLED "MUNICIPAL COURT--WILMINGTON" RELATING TO APPOINTMENT OF ASSISTANT TO THE CHIEF JUDGE OF THE MUNICIPAL COURT.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. Subsection (a), §1703, Title 10, Delaware Code, is hereby repealed and a new subsection (a) enacted in lieu thereof to read as follows:
(a) The Governor of the State of Delaware shall appoint, every twelve years, some suitable person as assistant to the Chief Judge of the Municipal Court. The person so appointed shall be known as the Associate Judge of the Municipal Court. In the event of a vacancy, by death, resignation or otherwise, the Governor shall appoint a successor for the full term of twelve years.
Section 2. This act shall become effective upon the expiration of the term of the Associate Judge of the Municipal Court or upon a vacancy created by death, resignation or otherwise.
Approved June 25, 1959.