CHAPTER 189

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 297

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 25 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO RECORDING SATISFACTION OF MORTGAGES.

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

Section 1. Delete subsection (a) of § 2111, Title 25 of the Delaware Code, in its entirety.

Section 2. Amend § 2111, Title 25 of the Delaware Code, by redesignating subsections (b), (c), (d), (e), (f), and (g), as they appear therein as subsections (a), (b), (c), (d), (e), and (f) respectively.

Section 3. Amend new subsection (a)(1) of § 2111, Title 25 of the Delaware Code, by adding the words and punctuation “, Kent, and Sussex” in between the words “Castle” and “County” as they appear therein, and by deleting the words “subsection (c)” as they appear therein and by inserting in lieu thereof “subsection (b)”.

Section 4. Amend new subsection (b) of § 2111, Title 25 of the Delaware Code, by deleting the words “subsections (a)(2) and (b)(1)” as they appear therein, and by inserting in lieu thereof “subsection (a)(1)”.

Section 5. Amend new subsection (b) of § 2111, Title 25 of the Delaware Code, by deleting the number “19” as it appears at any place therein where dates are to be inserted.

Section 6. Amend new subsection (d) of § 2111, Title 25 of the Delaware Code, by deleting the words “or (b)” as they appear in the first sentence therein.

Section 7. This bill shall become effective upon enactment.

Section 8. If any provision of this Act or the application thereof to any person or circumstances held invalid, such invalidity shall not affect other provisions or application of the Act which can be given effect without the invalid provision or application, and to that end the provisions of this Act are declared to be severable.

Approved July 20,1999