CHAPTER 160

LIMITING THE PRICE TO BE PAID FOR MOTOR VEHICLES BY STATE DEPARTMENTS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 16 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED, "AUDITOR OF ACCOUNTS", BY LIMITING THE PRICE WHICH MAY BE PAID FOR PASSENGER MOTOR VEHICLES BY STATE DEPARTMENTS, BOARDS OR COMMISSIONS.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 16 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out and repealing all of 445. Sec. 34. thereof and by inserting and enacting in lieu of the part so stricken out a new 445. Sec. 34. as follows:

445. Sec. 34. Passenger Motor Vehicles; Initial Cost Not to Exceed Eighteen Hundred Dollars; When:--On and after the passage and approval of this Act, no Department, Board or Commission of the State of Delaware shall purchase and pay for out of State funds any passenger motor vehicle to be used by such Department, Board or Commission, or by any of its officers or employees, for State purposes, when the initial cost of any such vehicle shall exceed Eighteen Hundred Dollars, including the fair value or values of any motor vehicle or motor vehicles traded in as a part of a particular transaction.

Approved April 3, 1947.