CHAPTER 148

AN ACT AGREEING TO A PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE 3 OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE RELATING TO THE CLERK OF THE ORPHANS' COURT.

WHEREAS, an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Delaware was proposed to the 123rd General Assembly as follows:

An Act Proposing An Amendment To Article 3 Of The Constitution Of The State Of Delaware Relating To The Clerk Of The Orphans' Court.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (two-thirds of all the Members elected to each House concurring therein):

Section 1. Article 3 of the Constitution of the State of Delaware is amended by adding the following section thereto:

Section 24. The General Assembly shall have power to transfer all or any part of the powers, functions and records of the Clerk of the Orphans' Court for any county to such other office or offices as it deems appropriate, and to abolish the office of Clerk of the Orphans' Court for any county; AND

WHEREAS, the said proposed amendment was agreed to by two-thirds of all the Members elected to each House in the said 123rd General Assembly, NOW, THEREFORE

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (two-thirds of all the members elected to each branch concurring therein):

Section 1. The said proposed amendment is agreed to and

adopted and shall forthwith become a part of the Constitution.