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FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 261

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 5, TITLE 19 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT CERTIFICATES FOR MINORS.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 542 (c), Subchapter IV, Title 19, Delaware Code, by striking the boy, 12 years of age or upwards, and the girl, 14 years of age or upwards." as it appears on line 1 and line 2 of the section, and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"The child, 14 years of age or upwards."

Section 2. Amend Section 546 (2), Subchapter IV, Title 19, Delaware Code, by striking the section in its entirety and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"(2) Evidence showing that such child is 14 years of age or upwards and such evidence shall be of a character similar to the proofs of age required by §545 of this title for the issuance of a general employment certificate."

Approved July 10, 1990.