CHAPTER 40

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 242

AN ACT TO ALLOW JOHN E. SZOTHIEWICZ , A MINOR, TO MARRY BERNADETTE M. TUCKER.

WHEREAS John E. Szothiewicz, a minor, to marry Bernadette M. Tucker;

WHEREAS John E. Szothiewicz is under the age of 18, by virute of his birth on November 9, 1957;

WHEREAS Title 13, Section 123(a) Delaware Code states that no male under the age of 18 shall marry;

WHEREAS John E. Szothiewicz is desirous of marrying Bernadette M. Tucker;

WHEREAS the plans for the marriage have been fully made;

WHEREAS John E. Szothiewicz plans to marry Bernadette M. Tucker on Saturday, April 19, 1975;

WHEREAS John E. Szothiewicz was not aware of the fact that he could not marry until he applied for a license to marry on April 17, 1975;

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

John E. Szothiewicz is hereby exempted from the application of Title 13, Delaware Code, Section 123(a) and is specifically permitted to marry Bernadette M. Tucker on April 19, 1975. Permission is not granted by this act for John E. Szothiewicz to marry Bernadette M. Tucker after April 19, 1975. This exception is granted only from the time of its enactment to 12:00 midnight April 19, 1975.

Approved April 18, 1975.