CHAPTER 231

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 164

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 69, TITLE 10, OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO APPEALS IN HABEAS CORPUS CASES.

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

Section 1. Amend §6909, Title 10 of the Delaware Code, by adding the following sentence at the end of subsection (a):

"Any order entered upon a petition for a writ of habeas corpus discharging the prisoner from custody or otherwise granting relief to the prisoner may be appealed by the State to the Delaware Supreme Court."

Approved February 5, 1998