CHAPTER 37

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 218

AN ACT PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE V OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE, RELATING TO ABSENTEE VOTING.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Two-thirds of all members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. Amend §4A, Article V of the Constitution of the State of Delaware by striking the phrase "or because" wherever the same appears therein, and substituting the word "because" in lieu thereof.

Section 2. Amend §4A, Article V of the Constitution of the State of Delaware by adding the words "or because of the tenets or teachings of his or her religion," immediately following the word "vacation," as the same appears in said section.

Approved June 18, 1981.