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Legal Statutes: Delaware

UPDATED April 12, 2017

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Subchapter II. Jurisdiction and Powers

back to top§ 924. Concurrent original civil jurisdiction

The Court shall have concurrent jurisdiction to hear writs of habeas corpus or other proceedings brought for the purpose of gaining or retaining the custody of a child or for the purpose of determining whether a child is being unlawfully detained by any person, agency, or institution.
58 Laws 1971, ch. 114, § 1.