CHAPTER 403

FORMERLY

HOUSE SUBSTITUTE NO. 1 FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 508

AN ACT TO AMEND SUBCHAPTER 1, CHAPTER 1, TITLE 13, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO SOLEMNIZATION OF MARRIAGES.

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

Section 1. Amend §106(a) of Subchapter I, Chapter 1, Title 13, Delaware Code by striking the first sentence in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof the followings

"A clergyman or minister of any recognized religion and the several Clerks of the Peace of various counties may solemnize marriages between persons who may lawfully enter into the matrimonial relation."

Approved July 21, 1982.