CHAPTER 297

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTERS 93, 95 AND 96, TITLE 10, DELAWARE CODE, BY INCREASING THE JURISDICTION OF THE JUSTICES OF THE PEACE IN CIVIL MATTERS TO $1,000.00.

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

Section 1. § 9301, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00", wherever the same appears therein, and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure $1,000.00."

Section 2. § 9303 (a), Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00" and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Section 3. § 9303 (b), Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$100.00" and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "1,000.00."

Section 4. § 9304, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00" and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Section 5. § 9540, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00", wherever the same shall appear, and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Section 6. § 9547, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00", wherever the same shall appear, and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Section 7. § 9580, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00" in subsection (b) and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Section 8. § 9590, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00" and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Section 9. § 9616, Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00" in subsection (a) and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Section 10. § 9657 (c), Title 10, Delaware Code, is amended by striking therefrom the figure "$500.00" and by inserting in lieu thereof the figure "$1,000.00."

Approved February 18, 1966.