CHAPTER 270

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 392

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 41, PART II, TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO FINES AND OTHER PENALTIES; AND PROVIDING FOR THE CANCELLATION OF FINES AND COSTS UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.

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

Section 1. Amend §4106, Chapter 41, Part II, Title 11 of the Delaware Code, by adding the following sentence at the end of subsection (b) :

"In the event a person serves the maximum sentence for contempt of court in accordance with the provisions of this subsection, the Court in its discretion may order that any fines and costs totaling less than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) shall be cancelled."

Approved March 23, 1974.