CHAPTER 169

COUNTY TREASURERS AND COLLECTION OF TAXES

RELATING TO PAWNBROKERS AND JUNK DEALERS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 45 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED "COUNTY * TREASURERS AND COLLECTION OF TAXES," BY THE REPEAL OF 1391. SEC. 51. THEREOF AND BY SUBSTITUTING IN LIEU THEREOF A NEW SECTION TO BE KNOWN AS 1391. SEC. 51. IN RELATION TO PAWNBROKERS AND JUNK DEALERS.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 45 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be and the same is hereby further amended by striking out and repealing all of 1391. Sec. 51., and by substituting in lieu thereof a new Section to be known as 1391. Sec. 51., as follows:

1391. Sec. 51. SALE BY JUNK DEALER; WHEN; PURCHASE FROM MINOR, UNLAWFUL:--No person, corporation or firm so conducting the business of a junk dealer shall take from or receive by purchase, gift or otherwise, any second-hand metal property whatsoever from any minor.

Approved May 31, 1949.