CHAPTER 205

ALCOHOLIC LIQUORS, WINES AND BEER

RELATING TO THE CANCELLATION OR SUSPENSION OF LICENSES FOR SALE OF ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR, ETC.

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 176 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE CANCELLATION OR SUSPENSION OF LICENSE FOR THE SALE OF ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR, WINES AND BEER, AND THE DISPOSITION OF ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR, WINES AND BEER BY THE COMMISSION.

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

Sec. 1. That Chapter 176 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same hereby is amended by striking out paragraph 2 (b) of 6158, Section 29, and inserting in lieu thereof the following paragraph :

"2 (b) The Commission shall within thirty (30) days of the date of the cancellation or acceptance of surrender, remit to such license holder a part of the license fee already paid and pertaining to the unexpired term of such license. In addition the Commission shall remit to such license holder the amount originally received by the Commission from such license holder in payment for such 'alcoholic liquor' accepted or seized as remains in packages sealed by the Commission, after paying therefrom all costs and expenses incurred by the Commission by reason of the acceptance or seizure of the 'alcoholic liquor' of such license holder. When other legally acquired `alcoholic liquors' have been accepted or seized under this section, the value thereof as determined by the Commission shall be remitted to the holder of the license cancelled or surrendered by the Commission, after paying therefrom all costs and expenses incurred by the Commission by reason of the acceptance or seizure of the 'alcoholic liquor' of such license holder. When other illegally acquired 'alcoholic liquors' have been seized under this section, no payment shall be made therefor."

Approved March 30, 1943.