CHAPTER 188

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 701, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO DESIGNATION OF MEETINGS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

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

Section 1. § 701, Title 29, Delaware Code, is amended to read:

§ 701. Designation of meetings of General Assembly

The meetings of the General Assembly shall be designated by numbers with a new consecutive number designated every two calendar years. The General Assembly sitting in 1961 and 1962 shall be designated as the 121st General Assembly.

The session of the General Assembly commencing on the first Tuesday of January, 1961, shall be designated as the first regular session of the 121st General Assembly. The session of the General Assembly commencing on the first Tuesday of February, 1962, shall be designated as the second regular session of the 121st General Assembly. The subsequent regular sessions of the General Assembly commencing in odd years shall be known as the first regular session and the regular sessions commencing in even years shall be known as the second regular session of a numbered General Assembly.

A special session of a General Assembly shall be designated as a special session of the General Assembly and shall be given a distinguishing designation.

This method of designation shall be used in all official references to the General Assembly and its sessions.

Approved September 9, 1961.