CHAPTER 13

PROHIBITING USE OF RAKES AND DREDGES IN CERTAIN WATERS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 9, TITLE 7, DELAWARE CODE OF 1953, ENTITLED "CONSERVATION" BY PROHIBITING THE USE OF RAKES AND DREDGES IN CERTAIN INLAND WATERS.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. Section 916, Title 7, Delaware Code of 1953, is amended by adding a new paragraph at the end of the first paragraph thereof as follows:

"No person shall operate at any time a sail boat or a boat propelled by steam, gasoline, naphthalene or any other motor power using rakes or dredges in the Indian River, Indian River Bay, Assawoman Bay or Rehoboth Bay in areas set aside for the use of the public and not heretofore leased to persons by the Delaware Commission of Shell Fisheries."

Approved March 17, 1953.