CHAPTER 331

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 551

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 45, TITLE 10 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO COMPENSATION OF JURORS.

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

Section 1. Amend §4514, Chapter 45, Title 10, Delaware Code by striking subsection (b) in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(b) Jurors shall be compensated at a per diem rate of $20. Jurors whose term of service is one day or one trial shall not receive compensation for the first day of service. The State shall pay for food, lodging, and other necessary expense during the sequestration of a jury."

Section 2. This amendment shall become effective January 15, 1995. Approved July 8, 1994.