CHAPTER 80

MOTOR VEHICLES RELATING TO FEES FOR NEW NUMBER AND REGISTRATION PLATES

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 165 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO FEES FOR NEW NUMBER AND REGISTRATION PLATES.

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

Section 1. That 5564. Sec. 26 of Chapter 165 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended by Chapter 244, Volume 43, Laws of Delaware, be and the same is hereby amended by repealing all of paragraph (5) (e) of Section 15 of said Chapter 244, Volume 43, Laws of Delaware, and by substituting therefor the following:

(e) Number and registration plates shall be the property of the State of Delaware, and shall be furnished by the Department for each registered motor vehicle without additional cost to the owner, provided, however, that whenever number or registration plates shall be lost, destroyed or effaced in such manner as not to comply with the provisions of Section 12 of this Article, new number plates shall be furnished by the Department and the owner shall pay to the Department therefor as follows: for each number plate, the sum of one dollar; for each removable registration plate, the sum of twenty-five cents.

The Department shall pay to the owner the sum of fifty cents for each number plate returned to the Department in accordance with the provisions of Section 15 (e) of this Article.

Approved March 25, 1947.