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AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 3509, TITLE 10, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO GARNISHMENT OF EMPLOYERS, BY PROHIBITING DISMISSAL OF AN EMPLOYEE WHEN THE EMPLOYER IS SUMMONED AS GARNISHEE.

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

Section 1. Amend § 3509, Title 10, Delaware Code, by adding thereto the following new paragraph:

It shall be unlawful for any employer to dismiss his employee upon the employer's being summoned as garnishee for his employee.

Approved June 22, 1970.