CHAPTER 244

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 1019

AN ACT TO ALLOW JOSEPH GRAJEWSKI, A NON-RESIDENT, TO MARRY CAROL HOGAN, A NON-RESIDENT.

WHEREAS, Joseph Grajewski wishes to marry Carol Hogan on June 20, 1980 in the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, Joseph Grajewskils family are residents of New Castle County and both Joseph Grajewski and Carol Hogan wish to married in Delaware; and

WHEREAS, both Joseph Grajewski and Carol Hogan are presently residing in the State of Texas; and

WHEREAS, both Joseph Grajewski and Carol Hogan will not be able to return to Delaware more than 96 hours prior to the time of their scheduled marriage; and

WHEREAS, Title 13, Section 107a, Del. C. states that a non-resident of the State of Delaware must wait 96 hours after acquiring a marriage license before the marriage ceremony may take place; and

WHEREAS, Joseph Grajewski and Carol Hogan could be married but for the non-residency requirements of the Delaware Code; and

WHEREAS, it is the public policy of this State to encourage marriage, NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Joseph Grajewski and Carol Hogan are hereby exempted from the application of Title 13, Delaware Code, Section 107 (a) and are specifically permitted to marry on June 20, 1980, or within 30 days thereafter; the Clerk of the Peace for New Castle County shall issue to Joseph Grajewski and Carol Hogan an official marriage license pursuant to this Act, the provisions of Chapter 1, Title 13, or any other law of this State to the contrary notwithstanding.

Approved May 29, 1980