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AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 45, TITLE 10, DELAWARE CODE, TO PERMIT THE SUPERIOR COURT TO EXCUSE JURORS.

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

Section 1. Chapter 45, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by adding a new section after Section 4529 to be known as Section 4530 as follows:

§ 4530. Excusing jurors

Any Judge of the Superior Court may in his discretion excuse a grand juror or a petit juror provided good cause is found to exist and provided such course of action will not seriously hamper the operation of the Court. A juror may be excused temporarily or for the balance of his term of duty.

Vacancies caused by excusing jurors may be filled as provided in 10 Del. C. § 4510.

Approved April 27, 1964.