CHAPTER 204

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 209

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 14 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO SCHOOL BOARDS OF REORGANIZED SCHOOL DISTRICTS.

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

Section 1. Amend § 1066A(b), Title 14 of the Delaware Code, by striking paragraph (2) thereof in its entirety and by substituting in lieu thereof the following:

“(2) The Commissioner shall also establish for each District the sequence in which elections held pursuant to this Section shall occur. To the extent consistent with the redistricting criteria set forth in subsection (b) of this Section, the Commissioner shall endeavor to designate the new nominating districts and to sequence the elections so that the elections for particular nominating district seats occur in the year of the expiration of the terms of the incumbent board member(s) whose constituent population in the nominating district(s) prior to the most recent reapportionment most closely conform to the constituent population in the newly reapportioned nominating district(s).”.

Approved February 3, 2004