CHAPTER 189

MOTOR VEHICLES

IN REFERENCE TO LIABILITY OF PARENT, GUARDIAN OR EMPLOYER FOR NEGLIGENCE OF MINOR

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 165 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES, IN REFERENCE TO THE LIABILITY OF PARENT, GUARDIAN OR EMPLOYER FOR NEGLIGENCE OF MINOR.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met:

Section 1. That Chapter 165 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by adding to 5609, Sec. 71 thereof, the following additional sentence:

"The liability imposed upon the person who signs the application of a minor under the age of 18 years as herein provided shall apply to the original license granted said minor or any renewal thereof, without the necessity of such person signing said minor's renewal application, unless such person shall notify the Motor Vehicle Department in writing at least thirty days prior to the date of any such renewal of the original license granted said minor that he or she does not consent to such renewal."

Approved April 13, 1943.