SENATE BILL NO. 73
AN ACT TO PERMIT CHRISTOPHER SMITH, A RESIDENT OF NEWARK, DELAWARE TO MARRY HALA TURJUMAN, A RESIDENT OF DELAWARE.
WHEREAS, Christopher Smith of 16 Henderson Hill Road, Newark, Delaware, wishes to marry Hala Turjuman, a resident of Delaware; and
WHEREAS, Christopher Smith's marriage ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, May 2, 1987;
WHEREAS, Christopher Smith starts Air Traffic Controller School in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Tuesday, March 31, 1987; and
WHEREAS, once he starts the training course he will not be permitted time off to fly back to Delaware to purchase a marriage license from the Clerk of the Peace of New Castle County in compliance with the provisions of §107(a), Chapter 1, Title 13, Delaware Code which requires the parties to obtain a marriage license at least 24 hours prior to the ceremony; and
WHEREAS, Christopher Smith plans to fly back to Delaware for the marriage ceremony late Friday evening for the marriage ceremony on Saturday, May 2, 1987.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Christopher Smith, 16 Henderson Hill Road, Newark, Delaware and Hala Turjuman, also of New Castle County are hereby exempted from the application of §107(a), Chapter 1, Title 13, Delaware Code, and are specifically permitted to marry on Saturday, May 2, 1987 notwithstanding the provisions of the Delaware Code to the contrary. The Clerk of the Peace for New Castle County is hereby authorized to issue to Christopher Smith and Hala Turjuman an official marriage license pursuant to this Act.
Approved April 7, 1987.