CHAPTER 330

RELATING TO DRY CLEANERS AND LAUNDERERS

AN ACT TO PERMIT DISPOSAL OF GARMENTS LEFT WITH DRY CLEANERS AND LAUNDERERS AND WHICH ARE UNCLAIMED.

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

Section 1. That any garment left with a retail dry cleaner or retail launderer for dry cleaning or laundering which is not redeemed within one year (1) may be disposed of by the dry cleaner or launderer without any liability or responsibility for the garment or any proceeds realized therefrom, provided however that this act shall apply only where advice to that effect is clearly printed in clear emphasized and differentiated type on the slip, ticket or check presented to the owner of the garment at the time it is left for dry cleaning or laundering.

Approved June 23, 1955.