CHAPTER 398

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 57, TITLE 25, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO REPLEVIN BONDS.

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

Section 1. Section 5701, Chapter 57, Title 25, Delaware Code, is amended by striking the words "in a penalty double the value of the property to be estimated by the officer serving the writ, or if either party so request, to be appraised by two judicious persons summoned and sworn, or affirmed by such officer" where they appear therein and inserting in lieu thereof the words "in an amount equal to the sum demanded against the plaintiff.

Approved April 30, 1970