CHAPTER 101

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 132 (c) (8), TITLE 17, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO GRANTS BY THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT OF FRANCHISES AND LICENSES TO USE STATE HIGHWAYS.

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

Section 1. Section 132 (c) (8), Title 17, Delaware Code, is hereby amended to read as follows :

(8) Exclusively grant franchises and licenses to public service corporations or, to corporations furnishing gasoline or petroleum products to the air field installation operated by the Federal Government in Kent County, to use the State Highways, in whole or in part, for a term not exceeding 50 years ; provided, however, any franchise or license granted to any such corporation furnishing gasoline or petroleum products to said air field installation shall restrict the use of said State Highways to the transmission of gasoline or petroleum products to said air field installation. Any franchise or license owned by any public service corporation on April 2, 1917 shall not be affected by this chapter.

Approved July 20, 1967.