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FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 527

AN ACT TO AMEND §1314, TITLE 10 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE AMOUNT IN CONTROVERSY FOR CIVIL JURISDICTION OF THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS.

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

Section 1. Amend §1314, Title 10 of the Delaware Code by deleting the reference to "$15,000" as it appears throughout and substituting in lieu thereof: "$50,000".

Section 2. This legislation shall be effective January 15, 1995 and shall apply only to actions commenced after that date.

Approved July 14, 1994.