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AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 11, TITLE 30, DELAWARE CODE, PERMITTING A DEDUCTION OF LEGAL AND AGENCY FEES INCURRED FROM THE ADOPTION OF CHILDREN.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 1118 of Chapter 11, Title 30, Delaware Code, by adding after subsection (19) the following new subsection:

(20) Parents domiciled in this state who have paid agency and/or legal fees relating to the adoption of children shall be allowed a deduction of such fees, not to exceed $300, within the income year.

Section 2. This Act shall become effective on July 1, 1970.

Approved May 6, 1970.