CHAPTER 451

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 23

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 4

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 5, TITLE I, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO LEGAL HOLIDAYS AND ESTABLISHING MARTIN LUTHER KING'S BIRTHDAY AS A LEGAL HOLIDAY.

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

Section 1. Amend §501, Chapter 5, Title 1, Delaware Code, by inserting between the words "New Year's Day;" and the words "the first Monday in February" as they appear therein the following:

"the fifteenth day of January, known as Martin Luther King Day;"

Section 2. This Act shall become effective on January 1, 1986.

Approved July 22, 1984.