§ 6701 Definitions
§ 6702 Term of verbal lease and term of lease in which no term expressed; notice to terminate; continuance of lease; leases of tenant houses located on poultry farms
§ 6703 Lease in which term expressed; notice to terminate; continuation of lease
§ 6704 Remedy of agricultural landlord
§ 6705 Distress on agricultural leases
§ 6706 Preference of rent in cases of execution
§ 6707 Removal by tenant of hay
§ 6708 Obstruction by tenant; protection afforded tenant’s crops
§ 6709 Duties of outgoing tenants with respect to corn
§ 6710 Rent payable with portion of grain or produce
§ 6711 Distress of agricultural produce; appraisal
§ 6712 Delivery of grain or other produce, or payment of estimated value
§ 6713 Number and compensation of appraisers
§ 6714 Crops reserved as rent
§ 6715 Lien on crops
§ 6716 Preference of rent in cases of execution
§ 6717 Taxes paid by tenant; setoff against rent; recovery from owner
§ 6718 Jurisdiction; service of process

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 25 > Chapter 67 > Subchapter I

  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Oath: includes affirmation in all cases where an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and "sworn" includes affirmed; and the forms shall be varied accordingly. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • State: means the State of Delaware; and when applied to different parts of the United States, it includes the District of Columbia and the several territories and possessions of the United States. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • United States: includes its territories and possessions and the District of Columbia. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Year: means a calendar year, and is equivalent to the words "year of our Lord. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307