SENATE BILL NO. 140
AN ACT TO PERMIT THE MARRIAGE OF TWO PERSONS PRIOR TO THE EXPIRATION OF NINETY-SIX HOURS FROM THE ISSUANCE OF THE MARRIAGE LICENSE.
WHEREAS Kevin O'Connor whose parents reside In Rehoboth Beach, Delaware and Linda Matthal,whose parents reside in Milford, Delaware plan to be married on April 25th at St. Edmund Catholic hurch In Rehoboth Beach, Delaware; and
WHEREAS, Kevin and Linda are presently residing in Miami Beach, Florida and find it very 'convenient, if not impossible, to arrive in Delaware to make application for a marriage license prior to pril 23rd, thus insufficient time to comply with the 96 hour waiting period under the provisions of §107, hapter I, Title 13, Delaware Code.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any provisions of Chapter 1, Title 13, Delaware Code, or any other law r this State to the contrary, the Clerk of the Peace for Sussex County shall on April 23, 1981 issue to evin O'Connor, born February 20, 1951, and Linda Matthal, born November 28, 1948 an official .arriage license that will entitle them to be married on April 25, 1981.
Approved April 14, 1981.