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AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 10, DELAWARE CODE, ENTITLED "COURTS AND JUDICIAL PROCEDURE" IN RESPECT TO EMPLOYEES OF THE PROTHONOTARY FOR NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

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

Section 1. Subsection (b) (1) of § 2302, Title 10, Delaware Code is hereby repealed and a new subsection (b) (1) enacted in lieu thereof to read as follows:

(b) The Prothonotaries of the respective counties may select and employ the deputies and clerks listed below:

(1) New Castle County

a. An additional Chief Deputy who shall perform such duties as the Prothonotary shall authorize and direct in the administration of the office, and shall perform the duties of the Prothonotary in his absence; and

b. A Deputy who shall assist the Chief Deputy and shall be qualified in and shall supervise the office procedures; and

c. A Deputy who shall assist the Chief Deputy and shall be qualified in court procedure, and shall supervise the Court Clerks and the scheduling of trials; and

d. A Bookkeeper-Accountant who shall be qualified and shall perform duties concerning the maintenance of accounting and disbursement records; and

. A Records Custodian; and

a. Seventeen clerical personnel; and

b. Such additional personnel as the Judges of the Superior Court resident in New Castle County shall from time to time authorize.

Approved July 10, 1961.