CHAPTER 31

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 127

AN ACT TO AMEND SUBCHAPTER Ill, CHAPTER 96, TITLE 10 OF THE DELAWARE CODE TO ALLOW SERVICE OF A SUMMONS WITH ACCOMPANYING PAPERS IN A JUSTICE OF THE PEACE COURT TRESPASS ACTION TO INCLUDE SERVICE BY CERTIFIED MAIL, RETURN RECEIPT REQUESTED.

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

Section I. Amend Subsection (a) of Section 9611, Chapter 96, Title 10 of the Delaware Code by adding an additional sentence to the end of said subsection to read as follows:

"Service of a summons in an action under this subchapter shall be the same as with service of a summits in an action under subchapter II of chapter 95 of title 10 of the Delaware Code."

Approved June 26, 1985