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FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 607

AN ACT WAIVING THE STATUTORY PROVISIONS OF SECTION 107(a) OF CHAPTER 1, TITLE 13, DELAWARE CODE AS IT RELATES TO THE MARRIAGE OF KATHRYN SCHMULLING AND JOHN E. JONES, NON-RESIDENTS OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

WHEREAS, John E. Jones of St. Charles, Illinois wishes to marry Kathryn Schmulling of Ann Arbor, Michigan, both of whom are non-residents of the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, the bride to be, Kathryn Schmulling, a former resident of Delaware, but presently residing in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she is employed by ICI Americas; and

WHEREAS, the groom to be is employed full-time in St. Charles, Illinois and is matriculated in college on a full-time basis; and

WHEREAS, the couple plan to be married on May 12, 1990 in Delaware because most of their friends are located here; and

WHEREAS, because of the working circumstances of both parties, it is extraordinarily difficult for them to comply with the provisions of §107(a), Chapter 1, Title 13, Delaware Code requiring non-residents to obtain a marriage license at least 96 hours prior to the marriage ceremony.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. John E. Jones of St. Charles, Illinois and Kathryn Schmulling of Ann Arbor, Michigan are hereby exempted from the provisions of §107(a), Chapter 1, Title 13, Delaware Code and are specifically authorized to marry on May 12, 1990 or within 30 days thereafter; the Clerk of the Peace for New Castle County shall issue to John E. Jones and Kathryn Schmulling an official marriage license pursuant to this Act, the provisions of §107(a) of Chapter 1, Title 13, Delaware Code or any other law of this State to the contrary notwithstanding.

Approved May 2, 1990.