CHAPTER 223

MOTOR VEHICLE DEPARTMENT FEES

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 21, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO FEES PAID BY THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES FOR THE RETURN OF NUMBER PLATES.

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

Section 1. § 2193, Title 21, Delaware Code is hereby amended by striking out the last sentence of Section 2193.

Section 2. § 2505, Title 21, Delaware Code is hereby amended by striking out the last sentence of Section 2505 and inserting in lieu the following sentence:

If the Department is satisfied that the transferee acquired the vehicle for such a purpose, the title to such vehicle shall be cancelled by the Department and such vehicle shall not thereafter be retitled or registered in this State.

Section 3. § 2507, Title 21, Delaware Code is hereby amended by striking out all of said section and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

§ 2507. Retitling vehicle in another State

Whenever any motor vehicle for which a title has been issued by the Department, whether such vehicle is registered or unregistered, is removed from this State, through transfer or otherwise, for the purpose of retitling the vehicle in another State, the owner thereof, upon transferring and/or removing such vehicle, shall, in addition to complying with all the other provisions of this Chapter, remove the number plates, and if the vehicle is registered, the registration plates, therefrom, and shall immediately give or send such plates to the Department or an authorized representative thereof, together with a report that such vehicle is to be re-titled in another State. If the Department is satisfied that the vehicle is to be removed from this State for the purpose aforesaid, the title to such vehicle shall be cancelled.

Approved June 28, 1957.