CHAPTER 700

AN ACT TO AMEND SUBCHAPTER II OF TITLE 13, DELAWARE CODE, CONCERNING EXAMINATIONS AND TESTS PURSUANT TO THIS SUBCHAPTER, WHICH ARE TAKEN IN ANOTHER STATE.

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

Section 1. Amend Subchapter II of Title 13, Delaware Code, by the addition of the following sentence to section 147 thereof, which sentence shall follow the word "license" and shall be the second sentence therein:

Residents of the State of Delaware who are unable to return to Delaware for said examinations and tests prior to their marriage may have the Delaware physician's certificate of premarital physical examination and serological test executed and notarized by a licensed physician and forwarded to the Department of Health and Social Services for acceptance.

Section 2. Further amend Section 147 by the addition of the following sentence at the end of said section:

The intended spouse still residing in Delaware must comply in full with Section 141 of this Subchapter; however, full disclosure of the out-of-state examination must be made to the spouse remaining in Delaware.

Approved July 14, 1970.